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Baxter Springs PD needs help locating a vehicle
If you see the vehicle in your area, you're being asked to contact the Baxter Springs Police Department. They're also asking you provide as much information as possible, like tag number and direction of travel. It's believed that at least one of the suspects is involved in other thefts in the area.
Police seeking help in locating missing Joplin woman
Police Capt. Trevor Duncan said detectives have conducted numerous interviews and followed up on several leads as to her whereabouts since then, including information pointing to locations in Jasper County, Newton County, Oklahoma and Kansas, without finding the missing woman.
Bodies found during flooding in Sycamore, Kansas: Updates
SYCAMORE, KS- Quick Facts:The Sycamore Fire Department said they found two bodies in a pickup truck after significant flooding near the Oklahoma-Kansas border.The Sycamore fire chief told FOX23 they believe the truck washed off County Road 2925 near 5400 Road and went into a ditch.Montgomery County
Space capsule sitting in Nowata since the 60s
NOWATA, Okla. - Every state has side attractions along its back roads, known mostly to just the locals.
Kansas residents struggle with aftermath of widespread flooding
In one neighborhood in northwest Independence, south of Oak Street, the entire area was filled with water from a nearby creek.
Two people killed in Kansas flooding | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic
SYCAMORE, KS -Quick Facts:The Sycamore Fire Department said they found two bodies in a pickup truck after significant flooding near the Oklahoma-Kansas border.The Sycamore fire chief believes the truck washed off County Road 2925 near 5400 Road and went into a ditch.Montgomery County deputies identi
Police probing apparent assault of woman at apartment complex
Candy L. Miller, 53, went to a neighbor's apartment at 3510 E. Newman Road seeking help Wednesday morning for injuries from an apparent assault. She was taken to Freeman Hospital West with both her eyes swollen shut and extensive bruising to her body, according to police.
Planned power outage to affect Southeast Kansas Empire customers
More than 1,000 residents in the areas of Scammon, Weir, West Mineral and Roseland, Kansas, will be impacted during a planned power outage planned from 3 a.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday.
Storm Tracker Forecast for 8/17/18: Evening Update
Joplin, MO - Dry weather continues tonight but some patchy fog is possible. Saturday looks nice with sunshine and highs near 90 but another system is already lined up for Sunday. A few strong storms are possible Sunday afternoon. Large hail and gusty winds will be the main risk.
Mother reluctantly testifies how son beat her with bat
"He didn't know who I was, and I didn't know who he was because he sure wasn't my son," Cathy Jenkins testified Thursday at the preliminary hearing of her 37-year-old son, William Jenkins, in Jasper County Circuit Court. William Jenkins is facing a charge of second-degree domestic assault.
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Webb City man to stand trial in assault of Carthage police
Winston E. Newcomer, 27, waived the hearing in Jasper County Circuit Court on special-victim counts of first-degree assault and third-degree assault. Associate Court Judge Joe Hensley set Sept. 10 for Newcomer's initial appearance in a trial division of the court.
Family friends react after father and son drown when rain sweeps vehicle off road
"Both of them were hard workers and good people, they'd give you the shirt off their back, just good people," said Star.
Boyfriend pleads guilty to domestic assault charge
Glenn D. Briggs III, 24, pleaded guilty in Jasper County Circuit Court to second-degree domestic assault in a plea agreement capping the sentence he might receive at no more than three years and dismissing a separate felony count of resisting arrest the he picked up last month.
New diner opens on Route 66 in Galena
GALENA, Kan. — The owners of the former restaurant Angels on the Route in Baxter Springs have now opened another new business along the Mother Road, but this time in Galena.
Two people killed in pickup truck during dangerous flooding in Montgom | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic
SYCAMORE, KS -Quick Facts:The Sycamore Fire Department said they found two bodies in a pickup truck after significant flooding near the Oklahoma-Kansas border.The Sycamore fire chief told FOX23 they believe the truck washed off County Road 2925 near 5400 Road and went into a ditch.Montgomery County
Kansas Woman's Home Floods After Heavy Rains
INDEPENDENCE, Kansas -An Independence, Kansas woman is salvaging what is left of her home after heavy rains brought more than a foot of water rushing inside Tuesday night.8/15/2018 Related Story: Father, Son Dead In Kansas FloodingKayli Blackburn woke up to a musty smell and heard running water. She
Former El Paso teacher accused of improper relationship with student arrested in Kansas
EL PASO, Texas - Authorities arrested the former El Paso teacher accused of having an improper relationship with student near Independence, Kansas just days after he was featured in Crime Stoppers of El Paso's Most Wanted List.
Sheriff identifies father, son who died in Kansas flooding
The two Montgomery County Kansas men were killed when their vehicle was swept off on CR 2950 south of CR 5400 during heavy rainfall. The two identified 72-year-old Dennis Clark Catron Sr. and 39-year-old Dennis Clark Catron Jr., both of rural Elk City, according to Montgomery County Sheriff Roberts
Man Dies After Three Car Crash in Joplin
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