Major Flooding

The National Weather Service and Local Officials are monitoring the flooding potential in the area. The Missouri River is rising quickly and is scheduled to crest at 30.3 ft on Sunday, June 2nd. This would make Missouri Highway 47 impassable near the Augusta Bottom Road, in Warren County. It would also cause flooding at Lake Creek Bridge near Missouri Highway 94 in Dutzow. Travel will be impacted for many local citizens so plan accordingly.Never try to cross water covered bridges or low water crossings. Never try to cross a flowing stream, even a small one. If there are any further questions regarding the subject, please contact the Franklin County Emergency Management Agency at 636-583-1679 or in the event of an emergency, contact 911.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 2 hours ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 8 min ago

The opener of this Western Conference First Round series will be hard to top from an entertainment standpoint. Alexander Steen's goal 26 seconds into triple overtime gave the St. Louis Blues a hard-fought victory against the rival Chicago Blackhawks, but the stakes only get higher in Game 2 on Saturday at Scottrade Center. Each team has positives to take into the next meeting.