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Stephen Deere


Saint Louis, MO, United States

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Past articles by Stephen:

New Ferguson chief has no 'magic pill' for curing city's problems

Delrish Moss named to be permanent replacement for Thomas Jackson, who resigned. → Read More

In Ferguson, overflow crowd keeps residents from meeting to weigh consent decree

Initial estimate of carrying out Department of Justice reforms is $1.5 million per year. → Read More

Ferguson releases proposed settlement with the Justice Department

Agreement, posted on the city's website, is 131 pages → Read More

As the river water recedes, calls for new approaches rise

Three days of rain in December exposed folly of some long-term predictions and stoked fears of more frequent floods. → Read More

Discord between mayor and aldermen derails civility in Pacific

Pacific paralyzed by political infighting, allegations of wrongdoing. → Read More

University of Missouri system president becomes the focus amid protests at Mizzou

Football players' stand draws national attention as concern about campus racism grows → Read More

New movie theater signals hope for an area long in decline

The 24:1 Cinema opened on Friday at the corner of Page and Ferguson avenues. → Read More

Ferguson narrows down city manager candidates to three finalists

City has been searching for a permanent city manager since John Shaw resigned in March → Read More

Man charged with dragging St. Charles County officer with car

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • A man from north St. Louis grabbed a St. Charles County police officer who was trying to arrest him and dragged the officer with his car, → Read More

Rare red wolves find a new home at the Endangered Wolf Center near Eureka

Declared extinct in the wild in 1980, they've been reintroduced in North Carolina. → Read More

As Ferguson's finances slide, mayor meets with Emerson

Projections say city's reserves will have dropped about $20 million over three years. → Read More

Ferguson Commission turns report over to Nixon

Now focus turns toward implementing the recommendations. → Read More

Ferguson Commission report explains complex problems in plain language

Report released today is 198 pages of recommended changes in the St. Louis area and the state of Missouri. → Read More

Will Ferguson Commission report result in meaningful change?

With full report set to be released Monday, there is hope and cynicism. → Read More

Kinloch Police arrest attorney after she tries to record video of the city's prosecutor

Lynette Petruska says after a disagreement with the municipal prosecutor she was chained to a bench for more than an hour → Read More

Ferguson police say they don't have video from protester's arrest

The body cameras have only served to foster suspicion, some say, the opposite effect of what the technology is supposed to do. → Read More

Celebrated chess grandmaster makes his move

Fabiano Caruana transfers to U.S. team from Italian one, in search of historic win for American chess. → Read More

Pentagon asks Ferguson to surrender 2 Humvees

They were part of surplus military equipment program. → Read More

Events surrounding anniversary of Brown shooting get off to quiet start

Brown's father helps feed the homeless, Gov. Nixon checks the progress of the commission he set up and peaceful protesters hit the streets. → Read More

Governor lauds work of Ferguson Commission as anniversary approaches

The commission’s report is expected to address a wide range of educational, economic and criminal justice disparities → Read More