Breaking News from Missouri News

Find the latest Missouri Newsfrom the most update to date resource for all local headlines and breaking stories.

Opening Night Giveaway: Phantom of the Opera at JKH

Enter the Phantom of the Opera Opening Night Giveaway for your chance to win. One lucky winner will receive four (4) tickets to the opening night performance of Phantom of the Opera at Juanita K. Hammons Hall in Springfield, Missouri on Friday, May 25th at 8pm. The grand prize also includes a cast m

KYTV - 2018-03-21 23:40:00

Associated Banc-Corp Increases Prime Rate

GREEN BAY, Wis., March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE: ASB), the holding company for Associated Bank, N.A., announced today it has increased the bank's prime rate from 4.50 percent to 4.75 percent, effective March 21, 2018. Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE: ASB) has total assets of $3

BENZINGA - 2018-03-21 23:13:00

Judge sentences leader of Springfield methamphetamine operation to 30 years in prison

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Edited News Release) -- A federal judge sentenced the leader of a large-scale conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine in Greene County, with two of his co-conspirators. Patrick R. Brigaudin, 55, of Springfield, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 30 years in

KSPR.COM - 2018-03-21 22:43:00

Water polo preview: Trio of area teams jockey for position behind powerhouse SLUH

Two things are almost certain every spring - taxes and St. Louis University High making it to the Missouri Water Polo district championship game. Unfortunately, the tax man is coming whether we like it or not. While there is not a 100 percent guarantee the Junior Billikens will be appearing in the S

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-03-21 22:00:00

Curry tabbed as Trinity's next football coach; Howell's Snyder resigns for Westminster AD job

Terrence Curry is ready to be the ringmaster. Good thing, he just took over a circus. Trinity announced Wednesday it hired Curry as its next football coach. He takes the position that was left vacant when Cory Patterson resigned to accept an assistant coaching job with the University of Illinois foo

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-03-21 21:30:00

Car chase ends with arrest on Kaw Drive

A car chase that started in Kansas City, Missouri, ended with an arrest Tuesday evening at South 78th and Kaw Drive in Kansas City, Kansas. The chase started with the armed robbery of an individual at Linwood and Prospect in Kansas City, Missouri, said Kansas City, Missouri, police public informatio

WYANDOTTEDAILY.COM - 2018-03-21 21:28:03

Library hosting panel discussion of Milly Sawyers, a slave who won her freedom in 1836

Interested in learning more about Milly Sawyers and how the story was discovered? The Springfield-Greene County Library District is hosting a panel discussion on the subject featuring an archivist, a librarian and two history professors. The panel will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 29, in th

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2018-03-21 21:51:04

Missouri meth kingpin sold Mexican drugs, laundered $10M at casino slots

Over a period of six years, Patrick Roger Brigaudin put more than $10 million into slot machines in Quapaw, Okla. He took home about $8.4 million. That's the cost of laundering drug money at a casino. On Wednesday, a federal judge in Springfield, Mo., sentenced the 56-year-old to 30 years in prison.

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-03-21 21:07:00

Ag Groups Question Inclusion Of Pesticide In Emergency Rule

The Missouri Department of Agriculture held a public hearing Wednesday to discuss a proposed emergency rule restricting the sales of two popular pesticides. Generally, the rule would stop sales of the weed killers dicamba and 2,4-D between April 15 and October 1 in Missouri. The department's goal is

KBIA.ORG - 2018-03-21 21:25:17

A black woman won her freedom in court. Then Springfield's founders beat her in a street.

An archivist, a librarian and a historian shed light on rediscovered court documents involving Springfield's founder and a free black woman. The pages have yellowed. The cursive writing is cramped. The old court records are difficult to read. The documents describe a family huddled inside a Greene

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2018-03-21 21:35:03

Missouri Lawmaker: MoDOT Budget Increase Is Needed Because of Employee Turnover

JEFFERSON CITY,Mo.--The Missouri House Budget Committee has approved a spending blueprint for fiscal year 2019 that would increase funding for higher education, rural education and the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT). State Rep. Michael Butler, D-St. Louis, introduced an amendment that

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2018-03-21 20:57:51

Mystery Springfield statehouse candidate says his main concern is eugenic sterilization

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Springfield man who switched parties in a local statehouse race called the News-Leader on Wednesday to introduce himself and explain his central political issue: eugenic sterilization. Dennis Lee Chilton, 70, says he was born in Bolivar. He's retired now, but li

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2018-03-21 21:14:01

Kalob Ledoux, 15 Point Per Game Scorer, Has These 4 Schools After Him

Every year, we have a growing group of top college basketball players transferring. This off-season, McNeese's Kalob Ledoux, the team's leading scorer, is looking to move on up. Ledoux averaged 15 points and 4.3 rebounds per game for the Cowboys as a sophomore. He shot 37.4-percent from three and 80

THESPUN.COM - 2018-03-21 21:31:02

This Mizzou lineman, a transfer from Texas, will 'wake some people up' next season

If Jordan Elliott becomes the Missouri defensive line's next star, Drew Lock will be able to say he saw the man's moment coming. More accurately: The Mizzou quarterback saw Elliott repeatedly running toward him in the backfield during practices last season, when the transfer from Texas was screaming

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-03-21 21:08:00

Experts: Plenty of reasons for Greitens to seek bench trial

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has claimed to be the victim of a political witch hunt since the day a St. Louis grand jury accused him of taking a compromising photo of a woman during a sexual affair. So legal experts say it's only logical that the Republican governor, facing trial in

KYTV - 2018-03-21 21:28:00

North Central Missouri College Board of Trustees approves fee adjustments

The North Central Missouri College Board of Trustees approved tuition and fee adjustments at a special meeting Wednesday. The board approved holding tuition flat for 2018-2019, however, reserves the right to enact an increase in tuition up to 2.1%, which is the Consumer Price Index, for Spring 2019

KTTN.COM - 2018-03-21 20:36:48

Ranking the NCAA Tournament's Sweet Sixteen

A ranking of the remaining 16 teams based on their chances of hoisting the NCAA men's basketball championship trophy on April 2 in San Antonio.1. Villanova It's a close call up top, but the Wildcats have the best point guard, Jalen Brunson (19.7 points, 4.7 assists, 1.7 turnovers), and another domin

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-03-21 21:21:00

The Young Kentucky Wildcats Are Coming Of Age At The Right Time

Remember back in mid-February, when the Kentucky Wildcats had lost four consecutive games? They looked like a run of the mill SEC team, having dropped seven of its 11 conference games. Do you recall the snickers, those saying that John Calipari had lost his recruiting touch, that his ride atop the o

THESHADOWLEAGUE.COM - 2018-03-21 21:19:00

Jettie Upson

Jettie passed away on March 14, 2018. She was surrounded by family. Jettie was born in Alton, Missouri to Samuel and Effie Stanley on 9/14/31. The family relocated to Aberdeen, Washington when she and her two brothers were children. In 1951, they moved to Oregon. Jettie retired from Douglas Communit

NRTODAY.COM - 2018-03-21 21:10:00

Editorial: Trump's opioid plan: death, deterrence and denial

Measured by overdose cases reported in hospital emergency departments, this map shows the opioid crisis got worse in Missouri in 2016 and much worse in Illinois.CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION President Donald Trump has finally outlined a comprehensive approach for dealing with the natio

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-03-21 21:00:00