Union Police Continue Assault Investigation

The Union Police Department continues to investigate the assault of a Sally’s Mane Shop employee. The woman called police Sunday Afternoon claiming she was assaulted by a man named Vinney. He is described as a while male, about 40 years old, approximately 6 feet 4 inches with a stocky build. He had brown hair with a goatee, wearing a cream colored Polo shirt, tight faded jeans and old cowboy boots. Vinney had a tattoo on his right forearm with words indicating his profession, possibly "Iron worker". He left the area in a late 2000 black Jeep Cherokee with no discernible markings. Union Police Chief Norm Brune says they have several leads and a possible person of interest in the case but continues to ask for the public’s help finding the man. If you have any information pertaining to the investigation please call the Union Police Department at 636-583-3700.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 13 hours ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 1 hour ago

Jordan Lennerton's RBI double in the eighth inning helped the Detroit Tigers rally for a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Grapefruit League play on Saturday. Miguel Cabrera crushed a two-run home run in the first inning, and Alex Avila added a solo shot in the seventh for the Tigers. Shane Greene allowed three runs -- one earned -- on three hits with three walks and six strikeouts in five innings on the mound.