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50 Years of Ice Skating at Steinberg in St. Louis

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Ice skaters have been gliding — and falling — at the Steinberg Skating Rink in St. Louis for 50 years. While attendance is not quite what it used to be, generations of St. Louis residents have taken a turn on one of the country's largest outdoor rinks.

Maria Hickey reports from member station KWMU.

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