Local High School Basketball-Thursday, January 17

Boys...
The St. James Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Salem 62 Newburg 48
Blair Oaks 73 Union 49

Elsewhere...

St. Clair 67 Northwest 43

Girls...
Silex 46 New Haven 45. Rachel Steinhoff scored 17 with Kayla Meyer pumping in 12

Owensville 55 Montgomery County 22

Borgia took down Kennedy 64-33. Janie Arand led the Lady Knights with 15 points. Kathleen Lindemann pumped in 12 and Emily Grahl 10

Republic 50 Sullivan 39. Aley Lucas scored 15 and Taylor Lucas added 10 for the Lady Eagles.

Wrestling...

Washington 53 Fort Zumwalt North 15. The Jays improve to 12-3.

Pacific posted two wins in a tri-match at Priory. The Indians defeated the host Rebels 42-27 and the Windsor Owls 52-21.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

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

2 hours 1 min ago

Alex Steen had two goals and an assist to guide the St. Louis Blues in a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Sunday. Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and an assist, Dmitrij Jaskin lit the lamp, and T.J. Oshie added three assists for the Blues, who have