St. Peters

Vietnam War
5:12 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

St. Peters Resident Receives Long-Awaited Purple Heart Award

Patrick Howe received his Purple Heart on Monday in St. Peters.
Jason Rosenbaum, St. Louis Public Radio

It’s been roughly 45 years since Patrick Howe served in Vietnam. And he’s been waiting that long to receive his Purple Heart for the wounds he sustained in battle.

With the help of U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill’s office, Howe received his long-delayed medal on Monday at St. Peters City Hall. He called the moment “an extreme honor.”

“I’m just extremely honored and overwhelmed with what’s happening because Vietnam vets didn’t get the recognition when they came home,” Howe said. “So today, it’s just a big honor.”

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Boil Order
1:35 pm
Sat September 14, 2013

Repair Work Complete, Boil Order Lifted For Cities Of St. Peters, St. Charles

Sterlic Flickr

Updated Monday 8:54 a.m.

The City of  St. Peters states on their website that the boil order has been lifted for the city and the City of St. Charles:

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St. Peters development
3:57 pm
Tue August 28, 2012

Appeals court upholds 'blight' designation for St. Charles Co. floodplain

(via Flickr/steakpinball)

A state appeals court has upheld the efforts of St. Peters, Mo. to use tax increment financing to build a levee structure along Highway 370 to open the area to re-development.

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