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Associated Press
February 05, 2020 - 12:51 pm
A man caused thousands of dollars of damage in an Illinois Walmart by spraying disinfectant while wearing a surgical mask and a sign on his back declaring that he has the deadly coronavirus.
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Sam Masterson
October 24, 2019 - 9:48 am
(KMOX/AP) - The tornado that ripped through Dallas over the weekend destroyed nearly everything in its path, at least one thing managed to make it out unscathed – and now it's providing hope to those who were affected by the disaster. A large cross that used to sit atop the Northway Church in...
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July 10, 2019 - 4:16 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri officials say widespread flooding has cost an estimated $29 million in damages to roads and bridges, and dozens of other sites haven’t even been evaluated yet. Missouri Department of Transportation records presented during a Wednesday commission meeting show the...
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Argosy Casino in Alton, Illinois flooded in June 2019
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June 25, 2019 - 1:36 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Repairs and cleanup following the prolonged flooding along the Mississippi River will cost more than $2 billion, an advocacy group for river communities said Tuesday. Heavier than normal snow melt in the late winter and frequent and heavy rains through the spring led to flooding...
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June 11, 2019 - 12:34 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — With the crest past, now the accountants are adding up the cost of fighting the flood this spring in St. Louis. City Operations Director Todd Waelterman says it's not cheap to fight a flood of this magnitude. "I'm sure that the city's costs are going to exceed $1 million,"...
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February 07, 2019 - 5:10 pm
ST. CHARLES (KMOX) - Crews are working "around the clock" to contain spillage from a pipeline break in St. Charles County. It's estimated a little more than 40 barrels, or about 1,800 gallons, of crude oil leaked out Wednesday near the railroad tracks west of Campville. It still isn't clear whether...
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St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong celebrates a hit.
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January 22, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Wong visited his home country of Hawaii this offseason, where he witnessed the destruction caused the lava flow when the Kilauea Volcano erupted in May 2018.
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Outside Normandy High School in St. Louis.
(Brian Kelly, KMOX)
September 25, 2018 - 5:06 pm
Staff is having to clean up after the vandals discharged fire extinguishers, broke glass and knocked over furniture in the East Hall.
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KMOX file photo
July 25, 2018 - 6:52 am
We're still waiting to learn the cause of the fire.
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