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Flood assistance increases as rivers continue to fall

FEMA logo

On July 9, President Donald Trump approved the request made by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson on May 24 to declare 20 Missouri counties as major natural disaster areas. The declaration allows residents in the affected areas to register for FEMA [Federal Emergency Management Agency] assistance, in order to secure temporary housing, replacement of lost or ruined articles, and repair of household goods that can be salvaged. It also makes the Individual Assistance program available to residents in the affected areas.

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County offers student vaccinations

A teenage boy getting a vaccination.

St. Charles County Immunization Clinic, 1650 Boone’s Lick Road in St. Charles, offers all the immunizations required for students. Appointments are available during clinic hours from 8:30-10:50 a.m. and 1:10-3:30 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

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From Parkway kid to Blues super fan

She could be anyone’s daughter, sister, niece – she even could be you. Blues fan Laila Anderson embodied this city’s love for its boys on ice – its Stanley Cup champions. And she gave every fan the opportunity to see the season through her eyes.

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County Council addresses Kratom, other issues

Kratom capsules

The St. Charles County Council on June 10 once again tabled a decision on whether or not to add Kratom and related substances to an existing ordinance banning the sale or use of illegal smoking products containing synthetic cannabinoids.

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