GO! St. Louis Marathon http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Race Weekend Means St. Louis Road Closures http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/race-weekend-means-st-louis-road-closures <p>It's marathon weekend in St. Louis, and that means a number of road closures in St. Louis city and county throughout the day on Sunday.</p><p>MoDOT will close the following ramps:</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 18:46:07 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 25158 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Race Weekend Means St. Louis Road Closures Childhood Obesity In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/childhood-obesity-st-louis <p>Childhood obesity is an epidemic which has tripled in the last three decades.&nbsp; Host Don Marsh talks with experts about the disease and ways to prevent it.&nbsp; Host Don Marsh talks with Amy Moore, a nutrition and dietetics instructor at Saint Louis University and Nancy Lieberman, President and Founder of <a href="http://www.gostlouis.org/">GO! St. Louis</a>.</p><p>Go! St. Louis is a local nonprofit organization which encourages individuals and families in the St. Louis region to adopt an active and healthy lifestyle year round.</p><p></p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 19:13:12 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 5197 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Childhood Obesity In St. Louis Morning headlines: Monday, April 11, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-monday-april-11-2011 <p><strong>Jury Selection Begins in Coleman Murder Trial</strong></p><p>Jury selection begins today in Perry County Illinois in the trial of Christopher Coleman. <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/article_d953a854-63f4-11e0-8d8d-001a4bcf6878.html">That&rsquo;s according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.</a> The former Marine is accused of strangling his wife and two sons and then staging the crime scene with threatening messages on the walls.</p> Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:30:11 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 924 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Monday, April 11, 2011 Downtown St. Louis motorists will see traffic delays this weekend http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/downtown-st-louis-motorists-will-see-traffic-delays-weekend <p>Motorists traveling around downtown St. Louis will see traffic backups and delays this weekend as the Missouri Department of Transportation is packing a laundry list of repairs into one, two-day stretch.</p><p>MoDOT is making a variety of lane and ramp repairs starting at Grand Boulevard and stretching to the Poplar Street Bridge.<br /><br />The repairs come during the same weekend that 25,000 runners will be coming downtown for the <a href="http://www.gostlouis.org/">GO! St. Louis Marathon</a>.<br /><br />Diana Venker is the area engineer for MoDOT.</p> Fri, 08 Apr 2011 19:49:12 +0000 Adam Allington 919 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Downtown St. Louis motorists will see traffic delays this weekend