Hearing Held In St. Louis To Decide Fate Of Missouri’s Only Abortion Clinic

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS/AP)  A hearing is underway to decide the fate of Missouri’s only abortion clinic. The state’s Administrative Hearing Commission began hearing arguments on (Monday) over whether Planned Parenthood can keep its abortion license. At issue is the state health department’s effort to revoke the license for Planned Parenthood’s clinic in St. Louis.…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Visits St. Louis To Announce Rural Transportation Initiative

St. Louis, MO (KTRS)  There’s a new initiative to address disparities in transportation infrastructure in rural America. On Tuesday, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao was in St. Louis to deliver a keynote address at the annual American Association of State Highway and Transportation meeting. It was there that Chao announced the Rural Opportunities to Use…

Governor Parson Unveils Action Plan To Combat Violent Crime In St. Louis-Area

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The state is sending help to combat violent crime in the St. Louis-area. During a Thursday afternoon press conference, Governor Mike Parson outlined the state’s plan of action. It involves deploying state troopers and other personnel to assist in law enforcement efforts. “As Governor and a former law enforcement officer for 22…

Congressman Clay Introduces Legislation Aimed At Help Cities Create Stricter Gun Laws

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  U.S. Congressman Lacy Clay is taking steps that would allow high crime cities to have stricter gun laws. The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri unveiled his proposed legislation during a Friday morning press conference at Children’s Hospital. “In St. Louis and across this nation…we are faced with an ugly, obscene, inescapable truth…gun…