For a variety of reasons food pantries are having a tough time feeding the hungry. The St. Louis Area Foodbank collects and distributes donated food to about 450 pantries and soup kitchens in Missouri and Illinois. Executive Director Frank Finnegan talked with KWMU's Hillary Wicai in the Foodbank Warehouse about how need has grown yet donations have dwindled.
St. Louis, MO – An 18-year-old died yesterday after his car collided with an apparently stolen vehicle.
St. Louis police say a stolen vehicle struck Kenneth Wilkerson's car yesterday.
Police caught one of two teenaged-suspects who fled on foot, but the St. Louis-Post Dispatch reports some witnesses say police have the wrong person in custody. Police Chief Joe Mokwa says police and two witnesses identified the suspect.