The Missouri State Highway Patrol has released new information on the accidents and arrests that took place during the Fourth of July holiday weekend across the state with a report showing that seventeen people died in traffic crashes this year -- and hundreds were arrested for drunk driving. The h ... More >>
February may be the shortest month of the year, but in the St. Louis metro area, the month was not short on crime. Within city limits, there have now been a total of twenty homicides in 2013 -- and some notable incidents of violent crime over the last thirty days. Here at Daily RFT, we try to close ... More >>
A 16-year-old Warren County, Missouri girl came home early from school on Wednesday because she was sick -- only to discover that there was a stranger in her bathroom. Police say the intruder was Michael Stout, 19, a neighbor who had broken into the home and then quickly fled once the teenage girl c ... More >>
We are cat crazy here at Daily RFT today, folks. Cat crazy. State biologists have confirmed that a mountain lion was photographed last Thursday on private land in Warren County. That's within 100 miles of St. Louis. Hide your children and urban chickens! MDC spokesman Joe Jerek explains to Daily RFT ... More >>
To hype last night's "I-Team Investigation," KSDK-TV (Channel 5) had been running a promo piece that featured two cartoon guys. Cartoon Guy No. 1 is Joe, who, the voiceover says, lives in St. Charles. He's got glasses and kind of looks like George Costanza. Cartoon Guy No. 2, Doug, favors a young Pa ... More >>
A Missouri man began serving a 60-day jail sentence yesterday, a year after police raided his home only to find 61 marijuana plants and 142 ounces of packaged pot. Ed Pilla told authorities he was growing the marijuana in his Warren County home to pay off debts. Among his other endeavors, Pilla a ... More >>
Bill Bangert wanted a world-class domed stadium in St. Louis County, but all he got was a tiny town. Now the 77-year-old dreamer is back in Missouri with a few more nutty ideas.