Blues Select Fabbri with No. 21 Pick

The St. Louis Blues have selected forward Robby Fabbri with the 21st overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Fabbri, 18, dressed in 58 regular season games with the Ontario Hockey League’s (OHL) Guelph Storm last season, ranking second on the club with 87 points, including 45 goals and 42 assists. In addition, Fabbri helped the Storm capture the OHL Championship, posting 28 points, including a team-leading 13 goals, in 16 postseason games en route to earning the 99 Award as the league’s Playoff MVP. Overall, the 5-foot-10, 165-pound center has spent the past two seasons with Guelph, totaling 120 points (55 goals, 65 assists) and 93 penalty minutes in 117 career regular season games. The Mississauga, Ontario native was ranked 21st overall by NHL Central Scouting.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-3 Senior Guard Tesla Ruediger with the Hermann Lady Bearcats. Tesla currentlly ranks fifth in the Four Rivers Conference in scoring averaging 13 points per game. She also pulls down three rebounds with three assists and three steals per outing. Tesla scored 23 points in a 66-61 loss to Harrisburg in the 3rd place game of the South Callaway Tournament Saturday afternoon.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Kansas Army National Guard Invitational in Frontenac, Kansas...
Championship-Pacific 55 Fort Scott 31.

St. James Tournament...
Consolation-St. James 46 Sullivan 45
3rd Place-Salem 63 Blair Oaks 55
Championship-Rolla hit a last second shot to beat Licking 68-67.