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One person dead, another fighting for their life after shooting in Independence

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- One person is dead and a second person is fighting for their life at the hospital after a shooting in Independence early Tuesday.The shooting happened around 4 a.m. at Cedar Brooke Apartments along Quail Creek Drive. The apartment complex is in the general area of 40-Highway and

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-09-18 11:56:52

Jellyfish in Missouri? Now is the best time to see them

MONROE COUNTY, Mo. — A day on the water at Mark Twain State Park could have you seeing more than fish and birds.An employee with the Missouri Department of Conservationrecently took a videoof dozens of freshwater jellyfish floating on the surface of Lake Tom Sawyer. September is the perfect time to

KSDK - 2018-09-18 19:09:41

Missouri Supreme Court hears appeal from man sentenced to death for killing state trooper, for a second time - Missourinet

Shockley killed Missouri State Highway Patrol Sergeant Dewayne Graham on March 20, 2005. In 2009, a jury convicted him of first-degree murder and armed criminal action for the shooting. It also convicted him of leaving the scene of an accident in November 2004.

MISSOURINET - 2018-09-18 22:11:56

Trial for man accused of killing Jessica Runions, Kara Kopetsky to stay in Cass County

KANSAS CITY, Mo.-- The trial for a man accused of killing two women whose remains were found in 2017 will take place in Cass County, but the jury will come from another jurisdiction.

KSHB.COM - 2018-09-17 15:37:56

New Cracker Barrel opens in Missouri community

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. will open its first new Missouri location in 13 years in Belton’s Cornerstone Pointe development today.The new 10,000-square foot restaurant and gift shop at the southeast corner of 163rd Street and Interstate 49 is Cracker Barrel’s first location in Cass Count

REJOURNALS.COM - 2018-09-17 17:00:00

Queen City crowned best college town in Missouri

Springfield was recently named the best college town in Missouri byReviews.org. But is it? Here is what students and staff have to say:Reviews.orgis a review site that researches and tests products to provide unbiased reviews to consumers, according to Aaron Gunderson, marketing director forReviews.

THE-STANDARD.ORG - 2018-09-18 03:30:00

WATCH: Did a Purdue defender fake an injury against Missouri?

A clip from the Tigers’ showdown against Purdue shows Boilermaker linebacker Cornel Jones, wearing No. 46, fall to the ground after getting lined up with no noticeable difficulty. What makes the situation even more suspicious is that right defensive end Kai Higgins (No. 98) appears to direct Jones t

SATURDAYDOWNSOUTH.COM - 2018-09-18 13:16:19

Four arrested over the weekend, including two brothers

Authorities report four individuals were arrested on various charges, two of them brothers, over the weekend in Grundy County.

KTTN.COM - 2018-09-17 00:00:00

Heron stops by for visit • Bethany Republican-Clipper

Rare visitor: This immature Black-crowned Night-Heron decided to forage a little early Thursday evening, Sept. 6th. When feeding, they stretch their necks out and snap at their prey. They are largely crepuscular and nocturnal.

BETHANYCLIPPER.COM - 2018-09-17 16:03:31

Missouri Education Department to request $140 million state funding boost - Missourinet

The meeting will also include three newly-confirmed members – Carol Hallquist, Donald Claycomb and Kim Bailey. During last week’s special session of the state Legislature, Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, threatened to filibuster the appointment of Peter Herschend – contending that K-12 student ac

MISSOURINET - 2018-09-18 09:02:52

Driver crashes into utility pole in Chillicothe, causing power outages - KMZU

CHILLICOTHE, Mo. — A news release from the Chillicothe Police Department states that at 12:11 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the 300 block of Webster Street to reports of a car striking and damaging a utility pole.


Missouri audit says domestic violence victims denied help at higher rate than nearby states - Missourinet

State Auditor Nicole Galloway has released a report finding domestic violence victims are being turned away from Missouri shelters at a higher rate than the five neighboring states that provided information to her office. The audit says in 2017, 28,182 requests were unmet for shelter and other servi

MISSOURINET - 2018-09-17 16:21:26

Police investigating triple shooting at Rhythm & Booze on Southwest Boulevard

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- There was a shooting at Rhythm & Booze in Kansas City, Missouri early on Sunday.The shooting happened around 2:18 a.m. at the location at 423 Southwest Blvd.Two men and one woman were shot inside the bar.Two of the victims are in serious condition and other victim has non-l


New water line project • Bethany Republican-Clipper

Workers install a new water line along 16th Street in Bethany near the Fuller Street intersection. The new line replaces an old pipe that had been a problem for the city for years. The City Council approved three new water line replacements at their meeting last Tuesday night.–Republican-Clipper pho


Brookfield man killed after being struck by vehicle

According to theMissouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened just after 8:00 p.m. on U.S. Highway 24, one tenth of a mile east of County Road 311, in Carroll County.


10 Fascinating Facts About the Missouri State Penitentiary - Toptenz.net

Located in Jefferson City, the Missouri State Penitentiary has a very long and pretty dark history. In its 168 years operating as aprison, the location saw many deaths, riots, suicides, and even fires. The inmates nicknamed the prison “the walls,” because of the large stone walls that surrounded the


14th annual Missouri River Expo is at Ponca State Park

"You know, the Missouri River Expo is really about getting people back to nature, really getting everyone to understand and see all of the benefits that we reap from mother nature and Missouri River camping festivities, really learning how to do camp cooking, all kinds of different events," says exp


Sixty-four take part in Trenton Chamber of Commerce Poker Run

There were 27 motorcycles and 37 riders from several communities that participated in the poker run Saturday sponsored by the Trenton Area Chamber of Commerce.The 160-mile ride included stops in Trenton, Altamont, Albany, and Gilman City.The event was a fundraiser for the Trenton Area Chamber of Com


CBS Poll: Missouri, Montana Senate races in dead heats

The Cook Political Report, a nonpartisan handicapper, rates the Missouri race as a "toss-up" and the Montana race as "likely Democrat." FiveThirtyEight, meanwhile, gives Tester about an 88 percent chance to win his race and McCaskill about a 71 percent chance to win hers.


Audio: Officials now clear why Missouri’s budget is $100 million in the hole

– Missouri lawmakers and administrators are trying to figure out what has caused a $100 million budget shortfall in the first two months of the current fiscal year. Democratic State Representative Deb Lavender of Kirkwood is a member of the House Budget Committee. She notes there’s a level of uncert

KTTN.COM - 2018-09-17 00:00:00