Washington Police are looking for suspects in the case of an apparent port-o-potty arson. One of the recently installed toilets located near the new Phoenix Center Park Tennis Courts was burned to the... more
CG Power in Washington Industrial Park was evacuated on the morning of November 19, 2012 due to a machinery fire. The Washington Fire Department received the call around 8:00am after... more
The St. Clair community continues to cope with three recent teenage suicides. Two meetings are... more
In the immediate aftermath of the announcement Friday by Hostess Brands, Inc. that it is closing all of its plants, the prices of Twinkies and other Hostess fare skyrocketed... more
An emergency meeting is being held tonight at 6 p.m. at St. Clair High School following the news of the third student suicide in less than... more
A Sullivan man is behind bars after attempting to shoot his son. The incident occurred on the 4000 block of Highway H, north of Sullivan at around noon... more
As Missouri celebrates International Education Week, a new study shows... more
The National Highway Traffic Safety... more
Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich is... more
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is urging the Corps of Engineers to continue Mississippi River... more
The results for Presidential/Vice Presidential election for Franklin County were as follows: Obama/Biden received 16,294 which is 34.86%, Romney/Ryan received 29,271 votes... more
There was a 67% voter turn-out in Franklin County Tuesday and all results are unofficial until they are certified Thursday.
27 year old Joseph Lauth was recently arrested in a string of burglaries in the Washington and Union area. Lauth has admitted to 18... more
Franklin county deputies were called after a mother of an infant found her daughter unresponsive. At approximately 4:25 Tuesday morning The mother of 2 month old Ava Declue was... more
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Lauren Gerlemann from New Haven High School.
Our nation's founders were well versed in the lessons of the history that preceded them. They knew of power's natural tendency to escalate into greater power.
So they included the Bill of Rights, based on the notion of individual self-determination.
Never talk about Sex, Religion or Politics.
Honey draws more flies than vinegar.
These adages seem to have gone by the wayside in today's world of the social-network connected.
Intolerance and groupthink are not the domain of a single party, candidate or ideology.