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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 6,840 positive cases, 123 deaths as of Sept. 14

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Brewer, Slatkin bring outdoor crowd to its feet in moving ‘reboot’ of live orchestral music

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“Symphony Reboot” concert at Frontier Park in St. Charles featured homegrown Grammy winners Christine Brewer and Leonard Slatkin.

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Veteran assaulted outside Wentzville bar dies of injuries, two charged with murder

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The 27-year-old Air Force veteran suffered severe head injuries after being assaulted outside the Lava Lounge Hookah and Bar early Saturday.

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Veteran assaulted outside Wentzville bar dies of injuries.

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The 27-year-old Air Force veteran suffered severe head injuries after being assaulted outside the Lava Lounge Hookah and Bar.

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As the geography of the pandemic shifts, virus rates slow in St. Louis, rise in outlying counties

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St. Charles and St. Clair counties’ COVID-19 case totals have now surpassed St. Louis.

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Photos: Symphony Reboot at Frontier Park in St. Charles

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The Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis performed a free concert at Frontier Park in St. Charles to mark the first performance of their ninth season on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Local opera singer Christine Brewer was featured in the event…

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Photos: Demonstrators arrested at ExpectUs protest in St. Charles

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An ExpectUs protest entitled, “No Justice, No Peace Action,” was held in St. Charles on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. The protest started at the parking lot of the AMC Theatre in St. Charles, 311 Lombard Street, before relocating to the…

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Troy police ram fleeing pickup in Lincoln County to protect others, officials say

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Officials said Joshua E. Cheatham, of Moscow Mills, had driven into oncoming traffic and caused multiple accidents.

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Cuivre River Electric joins other Missouri electric co-ops sending hurricane help to Louisiana

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Eight Cuivre River Electric Cooperative linemen left earlier this week to join linemen from across Missouri’s electric cooperatives to assist a Louisiana electric cooperative as it works to recover from Hurricane Laura, which devastated a READ MORE

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 6,570 positive cases, 114 deaths as of Sept. 11

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Police chase of stolen car ends in four-vehicle crash in St. Charles, several people hospitalized

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Four teens were taken into custody after the crash — One 17-year-old girl, two 15-year-old boys and a 13-year old boy.

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Photos: Memories of 9/11 bring community together in O’Fallon, Mo.

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In recognition of the 19th anniversary of the U.S. terrorists attacks, leaders in O’Fallon, Mo. held their annual Patriot Day ceremony at the 9/11 First Responders Memorial. Photos by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

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Photos: Memories of 9/11 bring community together in O’Fallon, Mo.

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In recognition of the 19th anniversary of the U.S. terrorists attacks, leaders in O’Fallon, Mo. held their annual Patriot Day ceremony at the 9/11 First Responders Memorial. Photos by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

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Lou Brock’s funeral service private, but Friday visitation from 5-8 p.m. is public

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Saturday’s funeral for the Cardinals Hall of Famer will be streamed live on cardinals.com.

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Photos: Memories of 9/11 bring community together in O’Fallon, Mo.

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In recognition of the 19th anniversary of the U.S. terrorists attacks, leaders in O’Fallon, Mo. held their annual Patriot Day ceremony at the 9/11 First Responders Memorial. Photos by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

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Boat club, rentals are making a splash with folks who want the fun, but not the hassle of owning

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The Freedom Boat Club opened a franchise in St. Charles in May. Boat rentals in Grafton are also up.

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 6,486 positive cases, 113 deaths as of September 10

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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O’Fallon to hold Patriot Day ceremony on Friday, September 11

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The public is invited to attend the City of O’Fallon’s annual Patriot Day ceremony, which will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, September 11, at the City’s 9-11 First Responders Memorial. Constructed from steel salvaged READ MORE

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Wentzville Police Blotter: April 2 – 30, 2020

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The following reports for April 2 – 30, 2020 were supplied to 70 West Sentinel by the Wentzville Police Department. The term “arrest” is used in the Wentzville PD’s database to refer both to actual READ MORE

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COVID-19 drive-through testing available in St. Charles County September 17-19

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The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (DHSS) and Missouri National Guard will perform drive-through polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing for COVID-19 from Sept. 17-19 on the parking lot of the Family Arena, 2002 READ MORE

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Usher in Autumn at St. Charles County Parks’ Annual Fall Harvest Festival Oct. 10

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Fall is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the new season than by bringing the family out for a day of crafts, historical demonstrations and outdoor festivities! Join the St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department from 10 a.m

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Missouri resumes free COVID-19 testing events in counties seeing biggest increase in cases

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More than 50 counties participated in community testing events from April through July before they went on hiatus because of long wait times for results.

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With careful planning, two headliners and an outdoor setting, orchestral music returns

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The audience will be seated on the open lawn area in front of the stage, so be sure to bring a lawn chair.

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 6,393 positive cases, 113 deaths as of Sept. 9

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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City of O’Fallon to host veteran home buyer seminar October 3

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The City of O’Fallon is the chosen location for a Veteran Home Buyer Seminar for St. Charles County residents. The event is free to the public and will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 READ MORE

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Wentzville alderman Brittany Gillett announces resignation

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On Tuesday, Wentzville Ward 2 Alderman Brittany Gillett announced on her Facebook page that she was resigning and posted the following letter that she had sent to the Board of Aldermen: I believe you all READ MORE

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COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing

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Event date: September 19, 2020
Event Time: 07:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Location:
202 Arena Parkway
St. Charles, MO 63303
Description:
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and the Missouri National Guard will perform free drive-through PCR testing for COVID-19 from Sept. 17-19 at the Family Arena in St. Charles.

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COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing

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Event date: September 18, 2020
Event Time: 10:00 AM – 07:00 PM
Location:
202 Arena Parkway
St. Charles, MO 63303
Description:
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and the Missouri National Guard will perform free drive-through PCR testing for COVID-19 from Sept. 17-19 at the Family Arena in St. Charles.

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COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing

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Event date: September 17, 2020
Event Time: 07:00 AM – 05:00 PM
Location:
202 Arena Parkway
St. Charles, MO 63303
Description:
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and the Missouri National Guard will perform free drive-through PCR testing for COVID-19 from Sept. 17-19 at the Family Arena in St. Charles.

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Domestic Violence Board

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The Domestic Violence Board administers the distribution of voter approved fees to shelters for victims of domestic violence.

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1958: A new bridge opens the road between St. Louis and St. Charles

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The 24-mile expressway from downtown into St. Charles was the first spoke in the pinwheel of today’s regional system of superhighways.

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Remembering 200 years of Daniel Boone’s life September 26-27 at Historic Boone Home

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The public is invited to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the death of Missouri legend, Daniel Boone, with the St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department. To commemorate the life of this great American frontiersman, READ MORE

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 6,319 positive cases, 113 deaths as of Sept. 8

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Wentzville Board of Alderman Sept. 9 agenda: New home for detective bureau, strategic goal setting

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The Wentzville Board of Aldermen will meet on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Wentzville City Hall. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. and is open to the public, but with occupancy limited to 40 people READ MORE

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Former Creve Coeur mayor, a Republican, endorses Democrat challenger Schupp over Wagner

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Dielmann, who was mayor of Creve Coeur for 28 years, described himself as a ‘lifelong Republican,’ but said he supports Schupp because she worked across party lines in their time together on city council.

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No masks allowed in Jefferson County gun store, an example of the US divide

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Owner says it’s a security risk to allow a masked person inside, making his shop susceptible to robbers concealing their identities.

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St. Charles County Food Inspection Scores: Udderly Moolicious, Great Skate, Marco’s Pizza and more

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The St. Charles County Department of Public Health monitors more than 1,300 food service providers in St. Charles County. (The City of St. Peters conducts its own inspections.) Routine inspections are conducted by specialists with the department READ MORE

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In Memoriam: St. Charles County Obituaries, August 23 – 29

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The following obituaries were posted by local funeral homes from August 23 – 29, 2020. Click or tap the link provided to access the obituary on the funeral home’s website. Baue Funeral Homes Dustin Daniel READ MORE

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Workers ring in Labor Day as advantage shifts to employers during pandemic, recession

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The pandemic underscored the benefits of labor unions for many workers, but their job will be made harder by COVID-19.

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In Memoriam: St. Charles County Obituaries, August 16 – 22

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The following obituaries were posted by local funeral homes from August 16 – 22, 2020. Click or tap the link provided to access the obituary on the funeral home’s website. Baue Funeral Homes Brandon Scott READ MORE

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‘They were friends’: St. Charles man pleads guilty to murder of 23-year-old over $25 drug debt

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A St. Charles man pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for killing a man over a $25 drug debt and leaving the body in a field

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St. Charles man pleads guilty to murder of friend over $25 drug debt

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Robert A. Claybrook was sentenced this week to 25 years in prison in the death of James A. Watson, also of St. Charles.

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Howell rolls to win in rare tri-meet under the lights at Blanchette Park

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“Being able to have high school swimming outside is really kind of cool,” Howell coach Mandy Windham said.

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U.S. District Court of Eastern MO extends remote hearing and limited jury trial authorization

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Chief Judge Rodney W. Sippel signed an order on September 1, 2020, allowing the continued use of audio and video conferencing when ordered by the Judge presiding in the case. The extension will apply through November READ MORE

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 5,976 positive cases, 112 deaths as of Sept. 3

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Remembering 200 Years of Daniel Boone’s Life Sept. 26 – 27 At Boone Home

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The public is invited to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the death of Missouri legend, Daniel Boone, with the St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department. To commemorate the life of this great American frontiersman, “Daniel Boone: A Bicentennial

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Wife of Troy, Mo., man charged in deadly highway attack taken into custody

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The wife of Joshua O’Keefe is being held on suspicion of hindering prosecution following the deadly encounter Sunday along Highway 40 (Interstate 64).

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Make lasting memories at Klondike Family Campout Sept. 26 & 27

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Bring the family out for a primitive campout like no other, Saturday, Sept. 26; and Sunday, Sept. 27, at beautiful Klondike Park, 4600 Highway 94 S. in Augusta. This camping adventure is packed with exciting READ MORE

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 5,903 positive cases, 112 deaths as of Sept. 2

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Romance scam with ties to St. Louis cost older women more than $500k, authorities say

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Defendants in the case pretended to be military officers to woo older women around the country and take cash and electronics from them.

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Ferguson teen gets 25-year prison term for St. Charles killing

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Damontay’e Perkins, 19, was sentenced for the 2018 shooting death of his girlfriend’s grandfather, Roy Cedric Nash.

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Frustrated by traffic lights or potholes? Ask the Road Crew

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Wondering about road work? Ask the experts from the Missouri Department of Transportation, St. Louis and St. Charles counties and St. Louis City your questions about highways and roads. The live chat starts at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2.

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Waterloo man fatally stabbed at St. Charles hotel, person of interest in custody

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Douglas Comstock, 34, of Waterloo, Illinois, was pronounced dead at the scene following the altercation early Tuesday.

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Police hunt for attacker who struck St. Charles woman in head, possibly with hammer

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The 19-year-old was struck on the head about 11 p.m. Sunday in the 1100 block of St. Charles Avenue.

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Police hunt for attacker who struck St. Charles teen in head, possibly with hammer

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The 18-year-old was struck on the head about 11 p.m. Sunday in the 1100 block of St. Charles Avenue.

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Frustrated by traffic lights or potholes? Ask the Road Crew, 1 p.m. today

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Wondering about road work? Ask the experts from the Missouri Department of Transportation, St. Louis and St. Charles counties and St. Louis City your questions about highways and roads. The live chat starts at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2.

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Warrant issued for man who fatally assaulted grandfather in O’Fallon, Mo.

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O’Keefe’s criminal history dates back more than 20 years. In 2009, former Circuit Judge Nancy Schneider called him a “one-man crime spree.”

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Lake Saint Louis Police Blotter: May 14 – 27, 2020

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O’Fallon resident Alexa Daly wins Troy Rodeo Queen Pageant

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Alexa Daly competed for the title of Miss Rodeo Troy at the Troy Rodeo Queen Pageant held during the Troy FFA Alumni & Lincoln County Relay for Life Rodeo.  The pageant is held annually and READ MORE

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In Memoriam: St. Charles County Obituaries, August 9 – 15

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The following obituaries were posted by local funeral homes from August 9 – 15, 2020. Click or tap the link provided to access the obituary on the funeral home’s website. Baue Funeral Homes Josephine Pestka, READ MORE

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 5,843 positive cases, 112 deaths

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Warrant issued for man who fatally assaulted grandfather in O’Fallon

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Ron Lawson, 68, a truck driver by occupation, died Sunday following a fight along Highway 40 (Interstate 64) with another motorist.

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St. Charles County Experts Offer “Ticks: Don’t Get Sick” Sept. 12 At Broemmelsiek Park

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With more than 100 varieties of ticks in the United States and thousands of species in the world, preventing tick-borne illness is something everyone needs to be aware of. Don’t let ticks make you sick! Find out from St. Charles County Parks and Public

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Man killed in highway confrontation was grandfather, volunteer firefighter

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Ron Lawson, 68, a truck driver by occupation, died Sunday following a fight along Highway 40 (Interstate 64) with another motorist.

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Frustrated by traffic lights or potholes? Ask the Road Crew, 1 p.m. Wednesday

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Wondering about road work? Ask the experts from the Missouri Department of Transportation, St. Louis and St. Charles counties and St. Louis City your questions about highways and roads. The live chat starts at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2.

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City of O’Fallon receives Missouri Municipal League 2020 Innovation Award for O’Day Park

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The City of O’Fallon was honored by the Missouri Municipal League (MML) with the 2020 MML Innovation Award for the design, construction and execution of O’Day Park. The award honors outstanding projects happening in communities READ MORE

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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 5,771 positive cases, 108 deaths as of August 31

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St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and READ MORE

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Claybrook Sentenced to 25 years for Murder 2nd

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St. Charles County, Missouri- The Office of Prosecuting Attorney Tim Lohmar announces that Robert A. Claybrook, 23, of Wentzville, MO was sentenced today to serve 25 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections, following his plea of guilty to Murder 2

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Make Lasting Memories at One-Of-A-Kind Klondike Family Campout Sept. 26 – 27

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Bring the family out for a primitive campout like no other, Saturday, Sept. 26; and Sunday, Sept. 27, at beautiful Klondike Park, 4600 Highway 94 S. in Augusta. This camping adventure is packed with exciting activities the entire family will enjoy and is

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Man, 68, dies following fight on the side of highway in St. Charles County

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Witnesses told police that a man in his 30s had gotten into a fight Sunday with the older man on the side of Highway 40 (Interstate 64).

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County Information Systems Seeks Public Feedback on GIS Beta Map

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The public is encouraged to provide feedback to St. Charles County Government on a beta, or test, version of a new Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Service that will greatly improve how users are able to access data and view imagery.

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