Blues, Halak Blank Oilers

Jaroslav Halak made 19 saves for his third shutout of the season as the Blues blanked the Oilers, 3-0. It was the 25th-career shutout for Halak, who even assisted on a goal. Alexander Steen had a goal and assist while Chris Stewart and T.J. Oshie also lit the lamp. St. Louis has won four out of five to move to 17-11-and-2. Nikolai Khabibulin made 22 stops for Edmonton. The Oilers are losers of three out of four and saw a five-game points streak end to fall to 11-12-and-7.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 31 min ago

The Union/Festus Soccer game this evening has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, October 13th.