Local News

(Ben Boyd, KMOX)
May 16, 2019 - 2:14 pm
Join the Cardinals and KMOX for a Businessman's Special when the Cardinals take on the San Francisco Giants on Sept. 5. Fans who purchase a special Theme Ticket will receive dual bobblehead featuring broadcasters John Rooney and Mike Shannon. Select KMOX on-air personalities will also be on hand to...
Read More
(Brian Kelly, KMOX)
Brian Kelly
July 19, 2019 - 4:31 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Twitter and Square co-founder Jack Dorsey is teaming up with businessman Bill Pulte and the City of St. Louis to demolish vacant buildings in city neighborhoods, under what they're calling the St. Louis Blight Authority. On Friday, under a tent on Burd Avenue, they announced that...
Read More
highway
July 19, 2019 - 3:05 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri officials are warning drivers to be on the lookout for pavement “blowups” as temperatures soar. The Missouri Department of Transportation says the problem happens when the road surface expands at a crack or joint where moisture has seeped in. KMBC-TV reports that...
Read More
Brian Kelly
July 19, 2019 - 1:53 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The Stanley Cup has begun its three-day tour of St. Louis, as three members of the NHL champion St. Louis Blues including forward Pat Maroon's will have their personal day with the Cup. Its first stop was Barnes Jewish Hospital with assistant athletic trainer Dustin Flynn...
Read More
Missouri duck boat
Michael Thomas/Getty Images
July 19, 2019 - 12:24 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP/KMOX) — The morning of July 19, 2018, had that feel Midwesterners are familiar with: That still, sticky air hinting a stormy day ahead. The National Weather Service would confirm it when it issued a severe thunderstorm watch for southwest Missouri at 11:24 a.m., stretching...
Read More
woman drinking water bottle
Fred Bodimer
July 19, 2019 - 11:56 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Our near triple-digit temperatures prompt local physicians to once again remind us how tp avoid any heat-related illnesses over the next few days. "A lot of it can be really pretty simple," said Dr. Jennifer Wessels, a family medicine physician and VP of Medical Affairs with the...
Read More
(KMOX file photo)
July 19, 2019 - 10:22 am
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) - U.S. Representative Mike Bost wants to give Cahokia Mounds State Historic site national park status. Bost is the cosponsor of bipartisan legislation introduced Thursday to do just that. The Cahokia Mounds and Mississippian Culture National Historic Park would include...
Read More
FILE - In this March 14, 2019, file photo, a worker walks next to a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane parked at Boeing Field in Seattle. Boeing said Thursday, July 18, it will take a $4.9 billion charge to cover possible compensation to airlines whose Max jets remain grounded after two deadly accidents. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
July 19, 2019 - 9:10 am
DALLAS (AP) — Boeing said Thursday it is booking a $4.9 billion charge to cover possible compensation to airlines that have canceled thousands of flights since the 737 Max jet was grounded after two deadly accidents. The airplane builder also said the Max-related fallout will cut $5.6 billion from...
Read More
iStock / Getty Images Plus
July 19, 2019 - 8:43 am
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — Area shelter dogs are being given the opportunity for interaction and socialization thanks to a local nonprofit organization, Be A Good Dog University . BAGDU is the brainchild of Trina Grubaugh, of Green Ridge, and Gwen Lau. The women began the organization in 2004 as basic...
Read More
iStock / Getty Images Plus
July 19, 2019 - 8:35 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Dana Gray of rural Rogersville remembers spotting something big and brown earlier this month during a walk on her 10-acre property. "There it was, just curled up in a big pile of leaves," she recalled. "It didn't move. We just kept on walking and I was thinking, 'Is that a...
Read More

Pages