Wednesday Aug 13
The Wall Street Journal
How Ferguson, Mo.'s Power Structure Lagged Behind Racial Shift
Dante Chinni writes Politics Counts as a regular Capital Journal feature. Mr. Chinni is the director of the American Communities Project at American University , which examines different types of communities across the U.S. The racial strains on display in Ferguson, Mo., since the killing of an African-American teenager by police this weekend are ... (more)
Missouri firefighters dispatched to battle Idaho blazes
A mid-Missouri firefighter is part of a crew dispatched to Idaho Friday morning with the Highrange fire, which has burned approximately 4,078 acres.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Woman killed in Potosi crash
A 53-year-old Berryman, Missouri woman died late Saturday night after in a single-vehicle accident in Mark Twain National Forest, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.
Deaths from copperhead bites rare in Missouri
Missouri conservation officials say the death of an eastern Missouri man this week is only the state's third recorded fatality from a copperhead snake bite.
Copperhead bite kills St. Charles man
A St. Charles man is dead after being bitten by a copperhead snake while camping with his family in southeast Missouri.