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

1 day 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 hour ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 2 min ago

Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.