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 Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

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SPORTS CORNER

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The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington's Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.