JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – Mosquitoes in Jefferson County are testing positive for the West Nile Virus and county health officials are warning more could become infected in the coming weeks as we enter peak season for the virus. “The virus prefers hot, dry weather,” said Steve Crawford, the Vector Control Program Coordinator for Jefferson County Health Department.
DE SOTO, Mo. – Three suspects have been arrested for a string of eggings that police say caused property damage in De Soto and Potosi. A fourth suspect is on the run. According to De Soto Police Chief Rick Draper, an 18-year-old Mineral Point man, a 17-year-old Potosi man, and an 18-year-old Potosi woman were arrested and released pending charges. The fourth suspect is a 17-year-old Mineral Point man, who police believe has fled to Louisiana. The eggings were discovered Friday morning.
ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis fire chief is asking for the help from the public after someone stole from a south city fire house. St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson is upset over the theft. It’s upsetting and a lot of people who I talked to off camera agreed that its horrible someone would steal from people who spend their lives saving lives. Monday evening at around 7:30 pm someone walked into Firehouse 23 at 6500 Michigan Avenue. He asked if he could buy a soda.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".