On Monday, the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) moved forward with road closures in the Spring Bluff area to replace a bridge on Highway H.

A Ballwin man was injured after being ejected from his motorcycle Thursday, Sept. 12, at 8:15 p.m. on Route 100 west of Route MM in Franklin County.

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A 26-year-old suspected drug dealer is accused of binding another man’s hands and feet Friday, Sept. 13, whipping him and then putting the victim into a large dog cage as punishment for not paying for a large amount of methamphetamine.

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Fentanyl has claimed the lives of 14 Franklin County residents so far in 2019.

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Still angry over Missouri Gov. Mike Parson denying their request for a special session on gun control, House Democrats this week flooded the legislative docket with gun-related legislation.

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The new footprint of the Franklin County Adult Detention Center and 911 facility are beginning to take shape in Union after what seemed like an eternity of wet weather.

Chapter 1387 of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) will provide free airplane rides for children ages 8 to 17 Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Washington Regional Airport in Marthasville.

Three Franklin County residents were injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Route A and Route BB.

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The Franklin County SWAT team was called to assist St. Clair police Thursday while serving a warrant to arrest a noncompliant sex offender.

Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, says he doesn’t expect there to be any major issues this week as lawmakers returned to Jefferson City for the annual veto session with a special session running concurrently.

There will be a Missouri Farm Lease Program Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 6-9 p.m. at the Franklin County Extension Council Foundation meeting room located at 102 Union Plaza Drive in Union.

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A former Washington police officer was sentenced to two months in federal prison Tuesday for stealing more than $25,000 from the Explorer Scout training program. 

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As Franklin County continues to lead the state in hepatitis A cases the frequency of new cases being reported is beginning to slow.

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Ameren officials said Friday the energy company will cap and monitor the Labadie power plant’s coal combustion residuals (CCR), more commonly referred to as coal ash ponds.

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There are 82,143 men and women listed as Missing in Action from U.S. conflicts throughout the years.

East Central College recently announced the cast for its first theater production of the 2019-20 season — “And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie. 

The daughter of a Washington area man slain nearly two years ago says the public is not safe from two people convicted of her father’s death because they will not serve long enough.

East Central College will continue to implement its strategic plan strategies after a mock accreditation visit last week went well.

There had been a plea deal on the table for the 20-year-old former Union area man convicted of murder last week.

Franklin County has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.