Gas Theft Leads to Police Investigation

After a gas stealing incident over the weekend of January 5th, a police investigation is underway. A 45-year-old man from Fairdealing, from Missouri pumped $40 of gas into a red firebird at the Mobil gas station in Union and left without paying. Union Police viewed surveillance video to get the suspects license plate. Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies located the vehicle near Highway 50 and Highway AT, but it displayed a different license plate. The license plate used at the time was located hidden in the vehicle. Union police are investigating other thefts that the driver may have been involved in. his name is being withheld pending the investigation.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 26 min 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

1 week 6 days 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 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.