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10:48 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Live Updates: Stream, Stenger County Executive Debate

Credit Parth Shah | St. Louis Public Radio intern

This is where you can find the latest updates from the St. Louis Public Radio debate between St. Louis County executive candidates Steve Stenger, a Democrat, and Rick Stream, a Republican. The debate is being broadcast live on St. Louis On The Air from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday and rebroadcast Tuesday night at 10 p.m.

>> Live updates for mobile users

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Developing
7:30 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

Live Updates: Police Shooting in Berkeley. Fatality After Confrontation At Gas Station

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This is where you can find the latest updates from our newsroom and reliable community sources on developments related to the events surrounding Ferguson and following the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in Berkeley by a police officer. 

Live Updates (better version for mobile users):

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Ferguson and Beyond Event
11:19 am
Thu August 28, 2014

Live Blog: Ferguson and Beyond: A Community Conversation

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Join us here as we live blog from our event Thursday evening, Ferguson and Beyond: A Community Conversation. The event will be from 6-8 p.m. at Wellspring Church in Ferguson, Mo.

NPR's Michel Martin will host and moderate the event.

A recording of the evening will be broadcast on Friday, August 29 at noon on our air and will be archived.

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Ferguson
3:36 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

St. Louis Public Radio To Host Community Discussion With NPR's Michel Martin

NPR's Michel Martin
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Join St. Louis Public Radio and community leaders for a conversation about race, law enforcement and more.

WHO: A panel of local community leaders:

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Politics & Issues
10:24 am
Tue August 5, 2014

Live Updates: Election Day

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Welcome to our one-stop place for all Aug. 5 election updates. Follow along with us and share what you're seeing. 

Resources for you:

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St. Louis Life
4:02 pm
Tue May 20, 2014

Why Do You Stay In The St. Louis Region? #WhyIStay

Why do you stay in the St. Louis region? Share your reason with us on Instagram or Twitter using #WhyIStay.
Credit (Kelsey Proud/St. Louis Public Radio)

What makes you stay in the St. Louis area? 

Is it the Cardinals? Your family? A great set of friends? The architecture? A job you love? A job you need to keep?

Whatever the reason, share it with others.

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Execution
4:16 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Missouri Gov. Denies Clemency For White Supremacist

(UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has refused to halt the execution of white supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin, calling his crime in Missouri a "cowardly and calculated shooting."

Nixon's office announced the decision Monday afternoon.

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Syria
2:44 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Shimkus, Wagner Express Views On U.S. Involvement In Syria

Rep. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville
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Reporting by WSIU's Jennifer Fuller.

A southern Illinois Congressman says the United States shouldn’t get involved in Syria – and worries any form of attack would put this country and its allies at greater risk.

Representative John Shimkus, R-Collinsville says the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government on civilians is an international issue – one the U.S. shouldn’t take the lead on.

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Arts & Culture
10:46 am
Tue September 3, 2013

Arch City Radio Hour: Ian Fisher and the Present, Tef Poe and Following The Water

Ian Fisher (R) and The Present perform on Arch City Radio Hour.
Credit (Courtesy of Abby Gillardi)

Ian Fisher and The Present

Nick Garcia talks about stories from the road with Missouri native Ian Fisher.  We'll also hear Fisher perform a few songs as well.

Tef Poe Revisited

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Other News
10:48 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Miners, Patriot Coal Reach Bankruptcy Settlement

UMWA members rally in downtown St. Louis on June 17, 2013. The union announced today it had reached a settlement with Patriot Coal on health care and pensions.
(Kristi Luther/St. Louis Public Radio)

This story will be updated.

The dispute between St. Louis-based Patriot Coal and the United Mine Workers of America appears to be over.

The union announced today that it had reached an agreement to reduce some of the cuts in pension and health care benefits approved by a federal bankruptcy judge on May 29. 

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