Blues Ground Jets Behind Backes

David Backes scored twice as the Blues notched a 3-1 win over the Jets at Scottrade Center. Brenden Morrow also scored for St. Louis while Jay Bouwmeester had two assists. St. Louis has won eight of nine and plays at Chicago tomorrow.

Blues forward T.J. Oshie didn't skate with the team in last night's win against the Jets. The Olympic hero was instead with fiancee Lauren Cosgrove as the couple welcomed their first child yesterday morning. Lyla Gracie Oshie was born just before 10:00 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 2 hours ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 2 min ago

The Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament resumes with three games...
Carnahan vs. Normandy at 5:30
Pacific vs. Rockwood Summit at 7:00
Union vs. North Tech at 8:30

The Pacific/Rockwood Summit and Union/North Tech games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.