The Washington Police Department is investigating a robbery at Wimpy's restaurant off Jefferson Street Monday morning.... more
A search is underway to track down accused murderer and sex offender Joshua McFerrin. McFerrin failed to show up at a show cause... more
IKEA will begin hiring for its new store that is set to open in midtown St. Louis next year. The company announced it is launching recruitment for managers. Management... more
Area police are involved in an ongoing search for a suspect who stole a vintage car in Washington early Monday morning. Reports indicate... more
On Thursday night the Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame celebrated its tenth induction class. It is the last one to be... more
A St. Clair man is recovering from severe burns suffered in a meth lab explosion. A Franklin County Sheriff's deputy stopped a car for running a red light in Union... more
A 49-year old St. Clair area man was found dead in his pick-up truck. The Franklin County Sheriff's Department deputies were called to Mill Hill Road... more
It's not a guarantee, but the St. Clair Historical Museum may have a new home soon. Members of the St. Clair Historical Society are hopeful a... more
Ameren Missouri's proposed coal ash landfill in Labadie has gotten a boost. On Friday the Missouri Department of Natural Resources granted a... more
Authorities around the St. Louis area are asking residents to be careful what they throw out after the Christmas holiday. Thieves have been known to target... more
UPDATE: Five year-old Gurlie Hopkins, who had been reported missing by her mother, has been found and safely returned home.
The Franklin County Sheriff's Department responded to a call in Robertsville early Christmas Eve. Upon... more
In today's world we are inundated with images of Christmas from the media. We are told that it is all about buying expensive gifts for each other. In today's challenging economic times it is a tragedy that parents... more
A fatal traffic accident in Washington forced officials to shut down Highway 100 at East Fifth Street for about five hours.
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Baseball Player Gus Kleekamp from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington.