Dolores Gunn

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    County Exec Race: Stenger Says Dooley is Killing Puppies, Dooley Says It's Not That Bad

    The race for county executive is getting ugly as candidate Steve Stenger is accusing Charlie Dooley of ignoring the needs of the animal shelter, resulting in the deaths of thousands of innocent dogs and cats. The Post-Dispatch reported yesterday that Stenger accused Dooley of not caring enough abou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    Edward Mueth, Health Department Employee, Was Under Investigation Before Suicide

    The suicide of a senior health official has been connected to an intricate scam that may have helped pay for a nearly $1.5 million home in Webster Groves, complete with tennis court and swimming pool. Edward Mueth, 39, was the director of executive administration for the St. Louis County Health De ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    County Health Department Releases Open Letter Ahead of Farmers' Market Meeting

    Last month, the St. Louis County Council began considering changes to the regulations governing farmers' markets. Clayton Farmers' Market master Deb Henderson has been an outspoken critic of the proposed new rules, telling Gut Check "if [the county] rewrites a definition of of a farmers' market and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    County Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

    ​It's officially summer, time to enjoy the great outdoors...and maybe get sick from tiny bloodsucking bastards!The St. Louis County Department of Health reports that mosquitoes in the county have tested positive for West Nile Virus, though no human cases have been reported. Although it sounds all ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2010

    County Animal Control Staffed by Underqualified, Overpaid Incompetents

    County health department whistleblower Dr. Helen Kamp just wants to make sure county animals have good lives, like this dog does.​Dr. Helen Kamp did not phrase her complaints in such strong language when she resigned from her job as a veterinarian in the animal control department at the St. Louis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2009

    County Health Department Urges Caution During Extreme Heat mentioned by the Health Department: Never eat an egg fried on the sidewalk.Normally, we would file this under No Shit Sherlock, but since the Daily RFT cares so much about you, gentle readers, we're going to pass along these tips we received from the St. Louis County H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2009

    Press Release of the Day

    Unreal's inbox, as usual, overfloweth, so officially this should be yesterday's press release of the day, but what the hey...It comes to us from the good folks at the St. Louis County Department of Health, and you can read it after the jump.But first please permit us to note that not just any docume ... More >>