St. Louis – KWMU's Tom Weber reports for NPR's All Things Considered on the anniversary of the great flood of 1993, when water pouring over the banks of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers took 50 lives and caused nearly $20 billion in damage. Click here to link to the audio at npr.org.
St. Louis, MO – The St. Louis school board will consider censuring of one of its members today.
Vince Schoemehl recently compared upset parents at a board meeting to Nazis. He later apologized for the comment, but a special meeting will be held this afternoon at 4:30. The meeting is at the district's Administration Building at 801 N. 11th Street.
Schoemehl is also St. Louis's former mayor. He lost a bid for governor in 1992.