St. Louis County

kratom capsules
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Fred Bodimer
June 08, 2019 - 10:23 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — St. Louis County Council members are considering whether or not to allow the sale of the controversial herbal supplement called Kratom — or at least decide on rules for its sale in the county. St. Louis County Councilman Mark Harder says the first he heard from a constituent...
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MIAMI, FL - MAY 10: In this photo illustration, capsules of the drug Kratom are seen on May 10, 2016 in Miami, Florida. The herbal supplement is a psychoactive drug derived from the leaves of the kratom plant and it's been reported that people are using the supplement to get high and some states are banning the supplement. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Michael Calhoun
June 06, 2019 - 2:28 am
CLAYTON, Mo. (KMOX) — Kratom is becoming a controversial substance in these parts. Now, St. Louis County Council members are wondering if they need to ban the herbal supplement from Asia or at least decide on rules for its sale. "A year ago, we started talking about this with one of our...
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(Brett Blume/KMOX)
May 18, 2019 - 8:37 pm
Police say autopsy completed, but identity not confirmed
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Boil advisory territory established May 18, 2019
Missouri American Water
May 18, 2019 - 5:09 pm
Missouri American Water says 59,000 customers affected
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teen using e-cigarette vaporizer
Fred Bodimer
May 16, 2019 - 9:44 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — St. Louis County Executive Sam Page will sign a bill later today to crack down on the sale of vaping products to minors. The sale of tobacco or vaping products is already prohibited to people under age 21 in St. Louis County, but that doesn't mean it isn't happening — and this...
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Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway
via Nicole Galloway
May 15, 2019 - 11:48 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A state audit is planned for St. Louis County and its economic development agency in the fallout from former County Executive Steve Stenger 's federal guilty plea on corruption charges. Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway, a Democrat, said at a news conference Wednesday that she...
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St. Louis arch
May 06, 2019 - 4:51 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The downfall of Steve Stenger appears to have been the final straw that pushed backers of a St. Louis city-county merger to pull their plan off the table — at least for now. Better Together , the effort to merge the City of St. Louis with St. Louis County, withdrew its proposal...
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St. Louis County Executive Sam Page (center)
KMOX/Michael Calhoun
Michael Calhoun
May 03, 2019 - 9:25 pm
CLAYTON (KMOX) -- New St. Louis County Executive Sam Page sent an email to every county employee on Friday afternoon, asking them to speak up and report any corruption they see. KMOX News obtained the e-mail, which you can read in its entirety below. Page says that if employees are aware of someone...
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Photos provided/St. Louis County Police Department
May 03, 2019 - 5:34 am
SOUTH COUNTY (KMOX) — The man who robbed a south St. Louis County bank Thursday evening remains at large. The white man in his late 40's pulled a gun and threatened the employees of the Electro Savings Credit Union at Tesson Ferry and Mattis at about six o'clock. He was given an undetermined amount...
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(St. Ann Police)
Michael Calhoun
May 02, 2019 - 1:12 am
ST. ANN (KMOX) -- The day after St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger was indicted, police say a man upset about the news threatened to bring a gun to a county office. He allegedly threatened to "shoot it up." The man went, not to Clayton, but to the county's north offices which are...
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