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Boy, 9, who nearly drowned at Lumiere hotel dies, firefighters say Video included

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Emergency crews responded to the hotel Sunday night after a child went underwater in the pool.  

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Police looking for suspect who fired at officer at North City gas station Video included

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Police are searching for a suspect who fired a shot at an officer at a North City gas station Thursday night.

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Flushable wipes causing expensive mess for homeownwers, sewer systems Video included

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They’re everyday household products many Americans use that are going down the drain with a hefty price.  

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Police looking for suspect in early morning Affton robbery

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Police are investigating a robbery that happened in Affton early Thursday morning

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National Blues Museum remembers Aretha Franklin with tribute concert

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The National Blues Museum on Washington Avenue honored the later singer Aretha Franklin on Thursday

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Neighbors rescue young woman from South City house fire through window Video included

The St. Louis Fire Department is on the scene of a fire that broke out in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon. (Credit: St. Louis Fire Department) The St. Louis Fire Department is on the scene of a fire that broke out in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon. (Credit: St. Louis Fire Department)
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The St. Louis Fire Department is on the scene of a fire that broke out in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon.

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KSHE95 radio host remembers meeting Aretha Franklin at her last St. Louis performance

Aretha Franklin's last performance in St. Louis. Credit:  Todd Morgan Aretha Franklin's last performance in St. Louis. Credit: Todd Morgan
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Aretha Franklin performed at the grand re-opening of the former Peabody Opera House back in October 2011

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Need a background check? Get ready to wait after Missouri switches services Video included

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It’s a fingerprinting fiasco. people are expressing their frustrations to News 4, all because they are having to wait days and even weeks for a critical service that used to take about five minutes. 

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Fundraiser being held in Kirkwood for injured city police officer Video included

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A Kirkwood restaurant is hosting a fundraiser Thursday night for injured St. Louis police officer Rob King.

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1 person injured in accident involving bus carrying Clayton High girls golf team Video included

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Authorities said one person was taken to a hospital after an accident involving a bus carrying the Clayton High School girls golf team and another car

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2 MetroLink riders injured during hit-and-run in East St. Louis

(Credit: Two people on the MetroLink were injured when a vehicle crashes into it Thursday in East St. Louis. (Credit: Two people on the MetroLink were injured when a vehicle crashes into it Thursday in East St. Louis.
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Two people on the MetroLink were injured when a vehicle crashed into it Thursday in East St. Louis.

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2 hospitalized after fiery crash involving tanker on I-70 in Montgomery Co.

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An accident involving two tractor-trailers and another vehicle has closed all lanes of I-70 near High Hill.

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Woman carjacked outside church, police searching for two teenage suspects

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St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is searching for two boys suspected of carjacking a 59-year-old woman after leaving church Sunday. 

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Police looking for man who exposed self to 10-year-old at South City bus stop

Police say a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old at bus stop in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. Credit: KMOV Police say a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old at bus stop in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. Credit: KMOV
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Police are warning residents after a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old in the Bevo Mill neighborhood

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Thieves breaking into cars in West County town, police say

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Police are warning Creve Coeur residents about recent car break-ins in several subdivisions

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Stretch of Hampton being resurfaced is wreaking havoc on cars, drivers say

A stretch of Hampton between Arsenal and I-44 is rough for many drivers. Credit: KMOV A stretch of Hampton between Arsenal and I-44 is rough for many drivers. Credit: KMOV
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Dips, bumps, and dings are what drivers say they’re experiencing on a stretch of Hampton Avenue between Arsenal and I-44

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Report of armed man at Festus hospital was diversion by suspect in chase, hospital says Video included

Officers at Merc Hospital in Festus on Wednesday. Credit: KMOV Officers at Merc Hospital in Festus on Wednesday. Credit: KMOV
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A suspect being chased by officers called Mercy Hospital in Festus to say there was a shooter at the hospital as a way of diverting police on Wednesday.

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2 kids, 1 adult taken to hospital after school bus crash in O'Fallon, Mo. Video included

Emergency crews are on the scene after a school bus crashed in O'Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning. (Credit: KMOV) Emergency crews are on the scene after a school bus crashed in O'Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning. (Credit: KMOV)
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Two students and one adult were taken to the hospital after a school bus crashed near O’Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning.

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8-vehicle crash closes I-44 in Franklin County

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An accident closed both directions of Interstate 44 in Franklin County Wednesday night.

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Surprise Squad: Woman pushing forward after breast cancer diagnosis Video included

Lisa Bridges is refusing to give up her fight against breast cancer. Credit: KMOV Lisa Bridges is refusing to give up her fight against breast cancer. Credit: KMOV
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You get a cold and you take some medicine, get some rest, and after a few days it’s gone! 

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Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing Lincoln County teen

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Police are looking for a Lincoln County teen who went missing on Monday night.

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'It's disgusting'; surveillance shows drone flying outside woman's window at night Video included

A Brentwood woman says this drone was outside her bedroom window. A Brentwood woman says this drone was outside her bedroom window.
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"It's a disgusting invasion of privacy." An airborne intruder hovering outside her home late at night.

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School bus involved in accident on I-55 in South County

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Police are responding to an accident involving a school bus in South County.

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Driver of car in South County accident involving box truck dies Video included

All lanes of Telegraph Road are closed near Denacre Drive in South County due to this accident involving a box truck. (Credit: KMOV) All lanes of Telegraph Road are closed near Denacre Drive in South County due to this accident involving a box truck. (Credit: KMOV)
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All lanes of Telegraph Road near Denacre Drive in South County were closed for much of Wednesday morning due to a fatal accident.

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Feds charge 9 in alleged smuggling bust along I-44 in Eureka Video included

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Nine people have been indicted on federal charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 44 in Eureka in early August that drew the attention of immigration officials.

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Man in custody after abandoned puppies found on street in Poplar Bluff

A man is in custody after officers found a box of eight abandoned puppies in Poplar Bluff.  (Credit: Poplar Bluff PD) A man is in custody after officers found a box of eight abandoned puppies in Poplar Bluff. (Credit: Poplar Bluff PD)
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A man is in custody after officers found a box of eight abandoned puppies in Poplar Bluff.

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Wanted! Police search for woman sought in teen's homicide Video included

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A 16-year-old died hours after being shot in the chest in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon.

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Elderly man dies after altercation in his Alton home; suspect charged

Eugene L. Johnson is accused of first-degree murder in relation to Bobby Depper's death in Alton (Credit: Alton Police) Eugene L. Johnson is accused of first-degree murder in relation to Bobby Depper's death in Alton (Credit: Alton Police)
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An Alton man is facing charges related to an elderly man’s death.

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Police ID women found fatally shot in home where hydrogen cyanide was detected Video included

The 3100 block of Whittier Street after 2 women were found dead Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) The 3100 block of Whittier Street after 2 women were found dead Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)
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Two women were found fatally shot in a north St. Louis home Tuesday after firefighters received a call to the 3100 block of Whittier Street.

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Lane closures, delays on EB I-44 in Webster Groves after tractor-trailer fire Video included

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Crews had to cut the side of a semi-trailer on eastbound Interstate 44 in Webster Groves after it caught fire overnight.

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St. Louis area women say they were denied job because of 'ghetto' name Video included

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A St. Louis area woman’s Facebook post is going viral after she was denied a job with a local company because of her “ghetto” name. 

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Woman says landlord won't repair leak that brings raw sewage into her apartment Video included

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Raw sewage seeping through drywall is the reality Ly’neisha Edmonds has been dealing with for more than a month at her apartment on Bunkum Road in East Saint Louis

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Missing 16-year-old U. City boy found in Louisiana motel with 'human bite marks'

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A 16-year-old boy reported missing from University City nearly three weeks ago was found at a motel in Duson, Louisiana. 

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‘I was very upset’; mother speaks after son was put on wrong bus on first day of kindergarten Video included

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A St. Louis woman is upset after her son was placed on the wrong bus when his first day of kindergarten ended.

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Man accused of threatening people as they left St. Clair Square Video included

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An O’Fallon, Illinois man is accused of threatening people as they left St. Clair Square on Sunday

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Accident briefly closes I-64 at Highway 141

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An accident has closed all lanes of I-64 near Highway 141. The accident happened around 5:00 p.m. just east of the 141 exit

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First Student bus driver fired after twice rolling over grass lot Video included

A First Student bus driver was fired after twice using a grass lot to turnaround. Credit : KMOV A First Student bus driver was fired after twice using a grass lot to turnaround. Credit : KMOV
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A school bus driver is being terminated after a security camera captured the driver rolling over private property twice.

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Pro-life activist said man pointed loaded gun at him outside abortion clinic Video included

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A Missouri man was arrested after pointing a loaded gun at a stranger outside a Metro East abortion clinic. 

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St. Louis Proud: Woman uses yoga, holistic practices to find inner peace Video included

One woman is using her past struggles to encourage others to move forward and continue to look on the bright side of life.  (Credit: KMOV) One woman is using her past struggles to encourage others to move forward and continue to look on the bright side of life. (Credit: KMOV)
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One woman is using her past struggles to encourage others to move forward and continue to look on the bright side of life. 

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Trial in 1984 Missouri teenager's death moved to new county

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The trial of a 59-year-old man facing a capital murder charge in the 1984 death of a Missouri teenager has been moved to a different county. 

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St. Louis Blues break ground on Maryland Heights ice complex Thursday Video included

Members of the Blues organization on youth hockey players at the groundbreaking of their new practice facility in Maryland Heights. Credit: KMOV Members of the Blues organization on youth hockey players at the groundbreaking of their new practice facility in Maryland Heights. Credit: KMOV
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The St. Louis Blues will break ground on their $78 million practice facility in Maryland Heights Thursday, August 16, at 9 a.m. 

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Gerard Craft's new restaurant at the Four Seasons opens this month

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For restauranteur Gerard Craft, his latest restaurant located in Downtown St. Louis, Cinder House, hits close to home. 

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Trial witnesses back off statements to investigators

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Prosecutors called as witnesses friends of two men charged in the shooting death of a 15-year-old Chicago high school student, and all backed away from statements made to investigators. 

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Illinois to impose tougher penalty for texting while driving Video included

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People caught texting while driving will face stiffer penalties under a new Illinois law. 

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Family sues after police enter home, point guns at kids

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A new lawsuit alleges Chicago police pointed guns at a family and two children after bursting into the wrong apartment with a search warrant. 

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‘She is clearly someone’s beloved pet’: Stray Rescue looking for owner after dog hit by car Video included

"Raindrop" was struck by a car and taken to Stray Rescue of St. Louis Wednesday (Credit: Stray Rescue of St. Louis) "Raindrop" was struck by a car and taken to Stray Rescue of St. Louis Wednesday (Credit: Stray Rescue of St. Louis)
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The Stray Rescue of St. Louis is looking for a dog’s owners after it was hit by a car Wednesday.

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State of Missouri suing St. Louis Housing Authority over conditions at Clinton-Peabody Housing Complex

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The State of Missouri is suing the St. Louis Housing Authority and McCormack Baron Management Company.

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Crews working to repair two water main breaks in Kirkwood

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The City of Kirkwood is working to fix two water main breaks that occurred Thursday morning. 

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Final steel beam added to new $550 million SLU Hospital project Video included

The $550 million project is expected to open in September 2020. (Credit: SSM Health St. Louis University) The $550 million project is expected to open in September 2020. (Credit: SSM Health St. Louis University)
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The last steel beam was placed on top of the new SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital Tower Thursday morning.

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Man killed in Wednesday night South City crash

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Police have identified the man who was killed when his car hit a guardrail in south St. Louis Wednesday night.

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Macy's holding hiring event Thursday for St. Louis-area stores

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Over 95 full-time and part-time jobs are up for grabs at St. Louis-area Macy stores this fall.

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Man dies after being shot in Academy neighborhood Video included

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A man was killed in St. Louis’ Academy neighborhood early Thursday morning.

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Hard Rock Cafe at Union Station closing today Video included

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The Hard Rock Cafe inside Union Station will be closing its doors Thursday.

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5-year-old twice put on wrong bus at South City charter school Video included

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Another young student was apparently missing from his parent after being put on the wrong school bus.

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Trash continues to draw rats to newly-renovated Kiener Plaza Video included

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Rats and trash have been spotted at Kiener Plaza after the area underwent a nearly $24 million renovation.

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Suspect in officer's shooting fights mental illness finding Video included

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A St. Louis man is objecting to a finding that he is mentally unfit to stand trial in a shooting that paralyzed a suburban St. Louis police officer from the neck down. 

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Suspect in custody in connection to string of robberies in Metro East Video included

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A suspect is in custody, arrested in connection to a string of bank robberies in the Metro East.

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St. Charles County businessman faces felony charges after deposits disappear

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A St. Charles County businessman is facing six felony charges after customers complained about missing deposits.

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St. Louis couple charged in drug overdose death of baby

52-year-old Robert Hasenfratz and his girlfriend, 27-year-old Samantha Poppleton were charged Tuesday with child endangerment resulting in a child’s death. Credit: SLMPD 52-year-old Robert Hasenfratz and his girlfriend, 27-year-old Samantha Poppleton were charged Tuesday with child endangerment resulting in a child’s death. Credit: SLMPD
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A St. Louis couple has been charged in the drug overdose death of their 8-month-old daughter. 

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Lifeguard shortage forces Mascoutah pool to close early

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The Mascoutah Pool closed early this year due to a lifeguard shortage.

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