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The Lake St. Louis Police Officer’s Association is going to deliver food to less fortunate families again this Thanksgiving. The food items will include a fully prepared meal (turkey and all the fixings) purchased from a local business! They will also be sponsoring local school children agai…

I’m a big fan of Halloween, but funny enough, though, for as much as I love the season (late fall is my favorite time of year, period), I’ve never really gone full-out in terms of celebrating it.  Typically my Halloween participation is limited to taking photos at events around the holiday a…

While you’re out shopping here in Wentzville during the holiday season, I’d like to remind you to protect yourself and your identity. During the holidays, in addition to spending more money, we tend to be busier, more stressed and more distracted than other times of the year. Identity thieve…

General Motors’ Union of Automobile Workers (UAW) employees will be getting back to work this week after more than a month of organized strikes due to disputes between the company and its employees regarding things such as health care, permanent opportunities for temporary workers and schedu…

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The long and successful tradition of honoring all of our veterans on Veterans Day is proudly continued in Lake Saint Louis at Veterans Memorial Park. With a continued spirit of patriotism and honor, the Lake Saint Louis Veterans Committee has carefully planned a moving and patriotic Veterans…

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Do you have electronic waste – old phones, broken laptops, worn-out power tools? You can recycle these items and more during the City’s next Electronics Recycling and Personal Document Shredding event. 

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Students at Boone Trail Elementary in the Wentzville School District had an opportunity to participate in a long-held tradition that dates back to the opening of their school. Boone Trail Days is a chance for students to learn what life was like for Americans who lived in the 1800s. The 29th…

This year, Wentzville has seen a great surge in community growth and improvement. The City of Wentzville has been hard at work implementing positive change in our community. City staff, the Board and I are proud of the progress made and excited for what’s to come! To learn more about these p…

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On Friday, Oct 4. 2019 at 6:19 p.m. Wentzville police officers responded to the 1800 block of Hackmann Hollow Dr. for a reported Domestic Assault between son and mother. The victim suffered a minor injury however was able to seek safety and was transported to an area hospital for her injury.…

The anticipated availability of medical cannabis in Missouri early next year is fueling a surge of patient interest, with state health regulators approving more than 10,000 patient and caregiver applications in the program’s initial weeks.

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This week, all over the country, United Automobile Workers (UAW) union members employed with General Motors have been on strike. One of the places UAW workers are striking is in Wentzville.

My first topic is to invite everyone to our Lake Saint Louis Police Department’s Open House next Saturday - Sept. 14 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. up at City Hall - inside and outside. Police, Fire, and EMS will be there. Bike helmet fittings, car seat checks, station tours, Mo-Chip Child Identific…

The Wentzville School District (WSD) is the fastest growing school district in the state. With their enrollment right around 17,400, making WSD the ninth largest school district in the state. As the 2019-20 school year is starting up the Wentzville School District has many new and exciting c…

Just over 60 acres of land located southeast of Wentzville Parkway, at the bend, behind CVS, was approved for a re-zoning from Agriculture to Planned Development Mixed Use / C-3 Highway Commercial in preparation for Wentzville Bend.

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A new post office was opened in Wentzville last week, with a ribbon-cutting held to celebrate the event. The facility is located at 762 Luetkenhaus Boulevard. 

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Sugarfire Smoke House is pleased to announce the opening of its 14th location at 1101 Lodora Dr., Wentzville, Mo. 63385. Based out of St. Louis, the award-winning smoke house is slated to open by November within The Junction development, prominently located at the crossroads of America, wher…

The Caroline Close Stuart Chapter, NSDAR discovered many local schools did not have enough books for their number of grade school students on the Constitution. Chapter member, Lynda Gorline, obtained a grant from Thrivent Financial to purchase and donate books to the Wentzville area schools.

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“We Build, We Fight” has been the motto of the U. S. Navy’s Construction Force, known as the “Seabees,” for more than 75 years. Constructionman Alexandria Parmeley, a 2017 Troy Buchanan High School graduate and native of Wentzville, Missouri, builds and fights around the world as a member of…

The Lake Saint Louis Community Association will be lowering the large lake October 15-December 15 this year. As a reminder, lakefront projects require ACC approval. Members are welcome to submit applications now in anticipation of the lake lowering this fall. The application is available at …

I would like to thank the residents of Lake Saint Louis for adhering to the City’s new Fireworks Ordinance (after more than 25 years of being illegal) on the evenings of July 3rd and 4th. Most residents shut down fireworks around 10:30, and limited their personal or neighborhood fireworks di…

East-West Gateway’s Transportation Improvement Plan for 2020-2023 has exited its public comments period, finishing the last of the open house meetings for the improvements laid out in the plan on July 30. A number of proposed MoDOT, Wentzville and Lake Saint Louis road improvements that will…

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The Wentzville School District has been the fastest growing school district in the state since 2001, so the process of building new schools is not a stranger to district employees. However, this year’s abundance of rain has made it difficult to keep on top of a schedule. The district hopes t…

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The City of Wentzville will once again host its Fall Festival, a two-day street festival, in Historic Downtown Wentzville Sept. 20-21. Attendees can stroll down historic Main Street to check out the various craft, art, jewelry, food and beverage vendors. Kids can also enjoy a variety of free…

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On Monday, July 29. 2019 the St. Charles County Police Department arrested two subjects at a residence in the 700 block of Hwy D for their involvement in an early morning home invasion in Warren County, MO and an assault on a Wright City Police Officer. Upon further investigation, the St. Ch…

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Gershenson Construction Company has been selected by the City of Lake Saint Louis to construct the Freymuth Lane Widening Project. This project consists of widening both sides of Freymuth Lane by 2 feet, replacing a box culvert, and overlaying the road between Hawk Ridge Circle and S. Outer 40. 

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The state of Missouri requires that students are up-to-date on specific immunizations before attending school each year. To help St. Charles County students meet these requirements, and to minimize the spread of vaccine-preventable diseases in our community, the Department of Public Health’s…

Safety is something that we sometimes take for granted. I urge you to take extra steps to protect yourselves, your animals and your property.

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All three high schools in the Wentzville School District earned state and national journalism honors over the course of the year, including one yearbook entry from Timberland High School that finished in the top three in the country in the Quill and Scroll competition.