St. Louis County

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August 19, 2019 - 7:21 pm
NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOX) -- The man accused of carjacking an elderly man outside a senior living center in North St. Louis County has been charged. Police say Markel Hutton, 25, of Dellwood shoved a gun in the victim's face, hit him in the back and shoved him to the ground before taking off in...
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Sheila Sweeney
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August 16, 2019 - 5:15 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — The former chief executive of the St. Louis County Economic Development Partnership has been sentenced to three years of probation and fined $20,000 for helping cover up the pay-to-play scheme orchestrated by the man who hired her. Sheila Sweeney was sentenced Friday in...
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August 09, 2019 - 10:18 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — For the first time since May, when he pleaded guilty to steering taxpayer-funded contracts to campaign donors , former County Executive Steve Stenger faced the public today for his sentencing before a federal judge. Judge Catherine Perry sentenced Stenger to 46 months, which he...
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Kevin Killeen
August 09, 2019 - 5:00 am
ST. LOUIS--(KMOX) --Two local politicians who went to prison have some advice for former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger. After pleading guilty to a bribery scheme involving political donors, U.S. Attorney's office has asked the judge to lock up Stenger in federal prison for about three-to...
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Michael Calhoun
August 07, 2019 - 11:32 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Steve Stenger will not be getting a pension from St. Louis County. The county council voted Tuesday to approve an ordinance preventing any elected official from collecting a county pension if they're convicted of a felony while serving in an official capacity. Related: Tim Fitch...
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Kevin Killeen
August 07, 2019 - 8:55 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Organizers of a new effort to consider merging St. Louis city and county government are getting their act together. The Municipal League of Metro St. Louis — a group of county towns plus the city of St. Louis — almost has enough petition signatures to form a regional Board of...
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Kevin Killeen
August 02, 2019 - 4:08 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger faces sentencing next week, after pleading guilty to a bribery scheme involving political donors. In a pre-sentencing memorandum, the U.S. Attorney's office asks the judge to lock up Stenger in federal prison from 37-to-46 months--a...
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August 02, 2019 - 2:29 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - St. Louis County Police are warning residents to lock their cars, and don't leave the key fobs in them, as car thefts have jump 39 percent for the year. Through the third week of July, 746 vehicles were stolen in St. Louis County, compared to 536 at the same time last year...
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Kevin Killeen
July 25, 2019 - 8:18 am
CLAYTON, Mo. (KMOX) — The state of Missouri starts taking applications for medical marijuana licenses August 3rd, but St. Louis County has yet to decide how far they should be from schools, daycare centers and churches. Councilman Tim Fitch Chairs a committee that wants to impose the state-...
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John Rallo
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July 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — A businessman accused of bribery as part of former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger ’s pay-to-play scheme pleaded guilty to three charges Tuesday afternoon. John Rallo faces up to 20 years in prison when sentenced in October. Based on federal sentencing guidelines...
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