Union Police Searching For Suspect

The Union Police Department is asking for your help finding a suspect. 18 year old Spencer L. Grimes was involved in the shooting and car chase that started in the Union City Park last week. Spencer Grimes is described as a white male, about 6 foot – 180 pounds. The second suspect was previously identified as Dakota Lee Hopper of Lonedell, who was charged with Robbery is 1st Degree, Assault 2nd Degree, and Unlawful Use of a Weapon. He is still in custody in the Franklin County Jail on a 75 thousand dollar bond. Any individuals that have information about the whereabouts of Spencer Grimes are urged to contact the Union Police Department at 636-583-3700.

For the full story refer to "Drug Deal In Union Gone Wrong" (1/9)

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 50 min ago

Boys Basketball...
The Union Tournament resumes with two first round games this evening...
Borgia 82 Union 61. Spencer Juergens led Borgia with 18 points. Walt Eckelkamp pumped in 17. The Knights improve to 11-4. Nick Ziegler paced Union with 18. Ethan Hughes added 13 as the Wildcats dipped to 4-11