Toews Sends Blackhawks Past Blues In Game Five

Jonathan Toews scored on a breakaway nearly ten minutes into overtime to send the Blackhawks to a 3-2 win over the Blues at Scottrade Center in Game Five of their first-round playoff series. It's the first win for a road team in the series, giving Chicago a 3-2 advantage. Marian Hossa and Ben Smith also scored for the 'Hawks, who will host Game Six on Sunday with a chance to close out the series. Corey Crawford made 27 saves in the win. T.J. Oshie and Alex Pietrangelo lit the lamp for St. Louis while Ryan Miller turned back 27 attempts in defeat.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

17 hours 49 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

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SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 35 min ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.