Washington Schnucks “Compromised” by Credit and Debit Card Thieves

St. Louis based grocery store chain Schnucks now believes 2.4 million credit and debit cards have been compromised. The company first learned on March 15 of questionable activity and began an investigation on March 19. Schnucks said it found the problem on March 28 and executed a plan to contain it within 36 hours. According to the company, from December 2012 to March 29, 2013, 79 of their 100 stores, including Washington, were affected by credit and debit card thieves. Schnucks has set up a call line for customers to use for any questions. The number is 1-888-414-8022.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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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

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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.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Wily Peralta pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning as the Brewers beat the Cardinals 5-1 at Miller Park. Peralta allowed six hits and a walk over six and a third innings to improve to 2-and-0 with the win. Aramis Ramirez went 3-for-4 with an RBI and Jonathan Lucroy singled home two runs for Milwaukee, which salvaged the finale of the three-game series. Joe Kelly gave up just an unearned run in four innings, but took the loss.