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OCT 31, 2014 BONNE TERRE MAN INJURED IN ACCIDENT


(Bonne Terre) A Bonne Terre man was seriously injured this afternoon in a traffic accident on Old Cadet Road in St ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 FARMINGTON STREET WORK (Audio)


(Farmington) The Missouri Department of Transportation is wrapping up over six months of street and sidewalk work in the city of Farmington this year ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 THREE INJURED IN ST FRANCOIS COUNTY CRASH


(Halifax) Three people were injured Friday in a two vehicle accident in Saint Francois County ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 INTERESTING RACES IN WASHINGTON COUNTY ELECTION (Audio)


(Potosi) Regional Radio will be in Potosi Tuesday as Washington County voters will be watching four interesting races ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 A PLUS CUTS COULD COST MAC $250-G's (Audio)


(Park Hills) A Plus students attending Missouri colleges might have to foot part of their scholarship bill this spring ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 KINGSTON SCHOOL HALLOWEEN BASH WAS A HUGE SUCCESS (Audio)


(Cadet) The Community Halloween Bash was a big success that was put on by the Kingston School District in Cadet ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 NEW SUPERINTENDENT AT THE KINGSTON SCHOOL IN CADET (Audio)


(Cadet) The Kingston School District in Cadet has a new Superintendent ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 MISSOURI COLD WEATHER RULE STARTS SATURDAY


(Missouri) The Missouri Public Service Commission’s Cold Weather Rule begins Saturday ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 PONY BIRD IN JEFFERSON COUNTY GETS MAJOR GRANT (Audio)


(Mapaville) Pony Bird in Jefferson County, which helps people with special needs, has received a major grant from the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 "TASTE OF HOME" COOKING SCHOOL PREVIEW (Audio)


(Farmington) Ten recipes will be shared and cooked at the Taste of Home Cooking School
November 18th ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 MAC-JEFFCO TONIGHT IN REGION 16 VOLLEYBALL


(Park Hills) It's not just the Mineral Area College basketball team that's in action tonight ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 PRESIDING COMMISSIONER CANDIDATES NEEDLE ONE ANOTHER (Audio)


(Farmington) The candidates for St ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER ORDER LIFTED IN FARMINGTON (Audio)


(Farmington) A precautionary boil water order that was in effect for over a week in Farmington has finally been lifted ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 PRESIDING COMMISSIONER CANDIDATES APPEAR ON KREI RADIO (Interview


(Farmington) The candidates for St ...Read More

OCT 31, 2014 PARK HILLS TEEN SERIOUSLY INJURED IN ACCIDENT


(Park Hills) A Park Hills teenager has been seriously injured in a traffic accident in St ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 PERSIMMONS PREDICT WINTER (Audio)


(The Ozarks) Ozark folklore says if you cut a persimmon open, the symbols on the seeds will give an indication of what the winter will be like ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 ANOTHER INMATE DEATH FROM LOCAL PRISON


(Farmington) Another inmate from the Bonne Terre prison has died ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 FREE MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT IN VIBURNUM (Audio)


(Viburnum) The Medicare open enrollment period is underway ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 DRIVERS LOOK OUT FOR TRICK OR TREATERS (Audio)


(Viburnum) Happy kids in costumes will be running all over the place the next couple evenings and they won't be looking for vehicles ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 BURGLARY AT PIEDMONT BARBECUE


(Piedmont) Piedmont police are investigating a burglary at a local restaurant ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 PROTECTING YOU PLANTS THIS WEEKEND (Audio)


(Park Hills) A drastic change in temperatures is headed our way with a frost watch and warning ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 ANOTHER EXECUTION PLANNED FOR MISSOURI


(Bonne Terre) The Missouri Supreme Court has set an execution date for a man convicted of killing his former neighbor with a hammer in 1998 ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 DILLARD MILL SITE IS UP FOR NATIONAL REGISTRY


(Dillard) The Missouri Advisory Council on Historic Preservation will consider six nominations to the National Register of Historic Places during it's upcoming meeting ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 MONSANTO COMES TO MAC TO TALK FOOD (Audio)


(Park Hills) Three Monsanto representatives will be at Mineral Area College Tuesday evening to address the future of the Anerican food chain ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COUNCIL DIRECTOR ON MOVE TO GET WOMEN RELEASED FR


(Southeast Missouri) A new Missouri group called the Community Coalition for Clemency is asking the Governor to set 14 women free ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 COUNTY CLERKS JOB MORE THAN JUST RUNNING AN ELECTION (Audio)


(Farmington) St ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 INVESTIGATON CONTINUES INTO CENTENE CENTER SUBSTANCE (Audio)


(Farmington) The investigation continues into the substance that was found in the mailroom last week at the Centene Corporation in Farmington ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 COUNTY CLERK CANDIDATES PRESENT THEIR PLATFORM (Interview)


(Farmington) The candidates for St ...Read More

OCT 30, 2014 ROORDA AND WIELAND DEBATE ON KJFF



DEBATE BETWEEN STATE SENATE CANDIDATES DEM JEFF ROORDA AND REP PAUL WIELAND

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OCT 29, 2014 TENNESSEE WOMAN AIR LIFTED AFTER I-55 CRASH



(Jefferson County) A Tennessee woman was injured Wednesday morning in a one vehicle accident on I-55, south of 'T-T' Highway in Jefferson County ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 ARRESTS MADE BEFORE CAVE RAVE BEGAN (Audio)


(Jefferson County) The rave at the old sand mine near Crystal City produced more arrest's than originally reported ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 THOMAS BENOIST MEMORIAL HIGHWAY (Audio)


(Irondale) 'U' Highway in Washington County will be named after an aviation pioneer ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 FIRED FOR VOTING REPUBLICAN IN JEFFERSON COUNTY


(Hillsboro) A Jefferson County employee says she was fired for voting for a Republican ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 METH BUST AT STE GENEVIEVE MOTEL (Audio)


(Ste Genevieve) A Sainte Genevieve man has been arrested for cooking meth in his motel room ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 FUNERAL SET FOR BASLER FUNERAL HOME OWNER (Audio)


(Ste Genevieve) Funeral arrangements have been set for Leo "Chipper" Basler, the owner of Basler Funeral Home and the Sainte Genevieve County coroner ...Read More

Oct 29, 2014 BARBER RECIEVES RECOGNTION FROM SCHOOL (Audio)


(Fredericktown) A long time employee with the Fredericktown School District was recognized during the October Board of Education meeting ...Read More

Oct 29, 2014 FREDERICKTOWN SET FOR REMATCH WITH KENNETT (Audio)


(Frredericktown) After an upset win over second seed Potosi, the Fredericktown football team is headed to Kennett ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 FARMINGTON DEALING WITH WATER ISSUES (Audio)


(Farmington) The city of Farmington is in the process of dealing with several water issues ...Read More

Oct 29, 2014 REQUEST FOR ROAD INCLUSION CONSIDERED (Audio)


(Farmington) A request by homeowners for their road to be maintained by St ...Read More

Oct 29, 2014 ALL SAINTS HALLOWEEN MUSEUM OPENS TONIGHT (Audio)


(Park Hills) An interactive history museum on Halloween will be presented tonight, Wednesday and Friday at the Elvins Baptist Church in Park Hills ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 MODOT IS WINTER READY (Audio)


(Missouri) The Missouri Department of Transportation is getting ready for the winter weather that'll hit here in another month or so ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 CLEARING THE AIR EVENT (Audio)


(Hillsboro) The Jefferson County Health Department will be hold their "Clearing the Air" event next month to raise awareness of the deadly use of tobacco products ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 HERCULANEUM CITY MEETING RECAP (Audio)


(Herculaneum) The City of Herculanuem is set to make plans for the next stage of Kade's Playground located at the City Park ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 MISSOURI EXECUTION IS BLOCKED


(Bonne Terre) The United States Supreme Court has blocked the execution of condemned triple-killer Mark Christeson and prison officials got the word shortly before 10 o’clock Tuesday night that thecourt had accepted one of the two appeals before it ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 NEW SALES TAX PROPOSED FOR ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY (Audio)


(Farmington) A sales tax to replace the land-line phone tax to pay for the St ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 SALES TAX NEEDED FOR 9-1-1 TO SURVIVE (Interview)


(Farmington) A sales tax to pay for the emergency call center will be considered by St ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 FARMINGTON MAYOR ON NEW TENNIS COURTS (Audio)


(Farmington) The city of Farmington will hold a ribbon cutting Thursday for the new tennis courts at Engler Park ...Read More

OCT 29, 2014 PERRYVILLE WOMAN INJURED IN ACCIDENT


(Perryville) An 83 year old woman from Perryville was seriously injured Tuesday in a traffic accident in Perry County ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 GIGGING SEASON IS UNDERWAY IN MISSOURI (Audio)


(Missouri) Gigging season is underway in the Show-Me State ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 TRIBUTE TO CHIPPER BASLER (Audio)


(Ste Genevieve) The long-time Ste ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 FOX CURRENT SUPERINTENDENT HOTEL COSTS (Audio)


(ARNOLD) Former Fox C6 Superintendent Dianne Critchlow has taken a lot of heat over staying in a 1 thousand dollar a night hotel while at a conference last year in Orlando at the taxpayers expense but a new finding says she may not be the only person to blame ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 MANY ARRESTED AT CRYSTAL CITY CAVE RAVE (Audio)


(CRYSTAL CITY) There were many arrests after a rave called "Boogie Knights" at Crystal City Underground over the weekend ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 PUBLIC FORUM ON HEROIN USE COMING UP IN STE GENEVIEVE (Audio)


(Ste Genevieve) The Sainte Genevieve County Health Department will be hosting a public forum on heroin issues on November 12th ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 FLU SHOTS ARE AVAILABLE AT STE GENEVIEVE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT


(Ste Genevieve) The Sainte Genevieve County Health Department has flu shots available ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 DESOTO CITY SETS BUDGET (Audio)


(DeSoto) The City of DeSoto has set up their budget for the next year ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 STE GENEVIEVE COUNTY CORONER DIES


(Ste Genevieve) The Ste ...Read More

Oct 28, 2014 RECORDER OF DEEDS CANDIDATES AT ODDS (Audio)


(Farmington) Candidates for St ...Read More

Oct 28, 2014 RECORDER OF DEEDS VERBALLY BATTLE (Interview)


(Farmington) St ...Read More

Oct 28, 2014 FREDERICKTOWN SCHOOL BOARD MEETS TONIGHT


(Fredericktown) A full agenda greets the Fredericktown School Board when they meet this evening ...Read More

Oct 28, 2014 FORMER FREDERICKTOWN MAYOR DIES


(Fredericktown) Leota Reagan, a former Fredericktown Mayor, died Saturday ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 FARMINGTON FIRE CHIEF ON OUTDOOR BURNING (Audio)


(Farmington) Lot's of people have been taking advantage of nice fall weather to burn the leaves falling from the trees ...Read More

OCT 28, 2014 BARNHART WOMAN INJURED IN ACCIDENT


(Barnhart) A Barnhart woman was seriously injured Monday in a traffic accident in Jefferson County ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 FARMINGTON CITY MET TONIGHT (Audio)


(Farmington) The boil water order that's been in effect for parts of Farmington was discussed at tonight's city council meeting ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 LAST CHANCE TO CHECK OUT THE FALL COLORS (Audio)


(Potosi) If you haven't taken a drive yet to enjoy the fall colors, this week is probably your last oppurtunity until next fall ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 HAPPY BAT WEEK (Audio)


(Potosi) This week is the first-ever National Bat Week ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 UPDATE ON NEW PRESCHOOL AND DRUG TESTING PROGRAM AT VIBURNUM SCHO


(Viburnum) Preschoolers in Viburnum have been using a classroom in the elementary building since the preschool burned at the start of this school year ...Read More

Oct 27, 2014 HEALTH INSURANCE OPTIONS EXPLORED IN MADISON COUNTY (Audio)


(Fredericktown) What are your options with the Affordable Care Act?

The Madison County Extension Office in Fredericktown is offering a free program to explain it,
as DeNae Gitonga explains ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 TRUNK N TREAT THURSDAY IN ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY (Audio)


(St ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 BUNKER PRE-TEEN KILLED IN PICKUP TRUCK CRASH


(Reynolds) A 12-year-old boy from Bunker was killed in a pickup truck accident in Reynolds County over the weekend and three other Bunker teenagers were injured in the crash ...Read More

Oct 27, 2014 AUDITOR CANDIDATES DIFFER ON TRANSPARENCY (Audio)


(Farmington) The first of five Candidate Forums was heard today on the KREI Morning Show with
the candidates for Auditor of St ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 TASTE OF HOME COOKING SCHOOL RETURNS TO FARMINGTON (Audio)


(Farmington) The Taste of Home Cooking School returns to Farmington in November ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 GROUNDBREAKING AT NEW WEST COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Audio)


(Leadwood) A groundbreaking ceremony was held last week for the new middle school for the West County School District ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 WHY ARE GAS PRICES DOWN?


(Missouri) Gas prices have dropped about 80-cents in the past 6 months ...Read More

Oct 17, 2014 BLACK AND BURGESS SPAR FOR AUDITOR'S SEAT (Interview)



(Farmington) The first of four Candidate Forum's was heard today on the KREI Morning Show ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 FARMINGTON CITY COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT


(Farmington) The Farmington City Council will consider giving final approval for a planned unit development for a CVC Pharmacy when it meets tonight ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 IMPERIAL MAN SERIOUSLY HURT IN ACCIDENT


(Imperial) An Imperial man was seriously injured over the weekend in a traffic accident on Highway 61, south of Route M ...Read More

OCT 27, 2014 BONNE TERRE TEEN KILLED IN ACCIDENT


(Bonne Terre) A Bonne Terre teenager was killed in a weekend traffic accident in St ...Read More

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