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Attempted burglary leads to gunfire at central Springfield home

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) An attempted burglary led to gunfire at a home in central Springfield early Tuesday morning. According to Springfield police, the homeowner shot at a man who attempted to break into the home at the intersection of S. Missouri Ave. and W. Elm St. The number of shots that were

KYTV - 2018-01-16 12:04:00

Police chase nets felony charges for Bolivar man

What started out as a routine traffic stop in the Marshfield area last month turned into a vehicle pursuit with law enforcement that resulted in several criminal charges against a Bolivar man. In total, Justin D. Ward, 27, faces four charges in connection to the Dec. 23 incident, including two Class

MARSHFIELDMAIL.COM - 2018-01-15 15:15:00

Hotel Vandivort to add four-story expansion in downtown Springfield

The owners of Hotel Vandivort in downtown Springfield announced a four-story, 42,000-square-foot expansion Tuesday. The project is scheduled to break ground this spring and could open in spring 2019, according to a news release issued by the Vandivort. In an interview with the News-Leader, co-owner

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2018-01-17 00:00:44

3 area students on Dean's List at Drury day school

Three students from the Buffalo Reflex readership area earned spots on the Drury University day school Dean's List for the fall semester. They include the following: Buffalo - Taylor Stanton, Buffalo High School. Fair Grove - Mitchell Johnson, Fair Grove High School. Tunas - Miranda Maverick, Buf

BUFFALOREFLEX.COM - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

Big Cedar Lodge buys hotel near Bass Pro and WOW

Big Cedar recently acquired the former Days Inn near Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World and the Wonders of Wildlife aquarium and museum. Big Cedar, LLC recently acquired a former Days Inn near Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World and the Wonders of Wildlife aquarium and museum. The Greene County Assessor's office

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2018-01-17 02:26:20

FUGITIVE: Have you seen this peeping Tom suspect?

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. Greater Springfield Area Crime Stoppers wants your help catching a suspected peeping Tom. 29-year-old Justin Pardini is wanted in Greene County for second-degree invasion of privacy. Pardini is accused of spying on several women in their 20's from late 2016 to early last year. He's

KYTV - 2018-01-16 17:05:00

Greene County man robbed of his 'marijuana cookies' at gunpoint, deputies say

Police say a lot of their incidents come from 911 calls in downtown Springfield and the city's large retail areas. Nathan Papes and Harrison Keegan/News-Leader A look at the 2016 crime statistics in Springfield. News-Leader staff There are six different types of felony classifications in Missouri

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2018-01-16 19:12:03

Craig Wood Sentenced To Death For Rape And Murder Of 10-Year-Old Hailey Owens

SPRINGFIELD, MO - A former middle-school football coach convicted of abducting, raping and killing 10-year-old Hailey Owens has been sentenced to death. Back in 2014, 45-year-old Craig Wood stopped his truck to ask directions from 10-year-old Hailey Owens as she was walking down the street. When Owe

THE DREAMIN DEMON - 2018-01-15 14:32:48

Rapid City ranks number one with Airbnb visitors in South Dakota

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - More than four million dollars was spent by visitors using Airbnb hosts in South Dakota last year, but what really stands out are the number of people using the service in the Black Hills. Last week the company claimed that more than one million dollars were generated b

KOTATV.COM - 2018-01-16 17:54:00

Pennington County Sheriff's office accepting aplications

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - The Pennington County Sheriff's Office has numerous openings for full-time work with benefits. An internal job fair will take place, Wednesday, January 17, from 3-6 p.m. on the 2nd floor of the Public Safety Building, 300 Kansas City Street in downtown Rapid City. Repre

KOTATV.COM - 2018-01-16 17:03:00

RCPD releases audio of local scam call

As tax season approaches, law enforcement want the public to be even more vigilant of possible scams. Police say the best defense against a scam is knowing how to identify one. The Rapid City Police Department has released a video on social media with audio from a scam call that targeted a local res

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2018-01-17 01:00:00

Businesses on Mount Rushmore Road see increase in panhandlers and intoxicated people

Businesses along Mount Rushmore Road say they have seen an increase in intoxicated people as well as panhandlers and are now working with the Rapid City Police Department to address the recent issue. Business owners gathered at Tuesday's monthly Mount Rushmore Road Group meeting. Lt. Andy Becker wit

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2018-01-17 01:46:00

Lyft driver makes it his mission to stop people from drinking and driving

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - Lyft is growing in Rapid City since it started late last year. There are more than 80 drivers, and so far hundreds of rides have been given, according to the spokeswoman for Lyft in Rapid City. Lyft is a handy way to get around when you need a ride almost instantly, bu

KOTATV.COM - 2018-01-16 23:07:00

To vacate or not to vacate?

BELLE FOURCHE -- The potential vacation of Kling Road, five miles west of Belle Fourche, is still on the table. The Butte County Commission heard from many local community members who spoke against the vacation and pleaded with the commission to consider other options. The commission was to consider

BLACK HILLS PIONEER - 2018-01-16 15:11:00

Rapid City Regional Airport sets passenger record in 2017

A new flight destination and international travelers helped fuel a record-breaking year at Rapid City Regional Airport. A total of 595,936 passengers flew to or from the airport in 2017. That's a 1 percent increase over the previous record of 591,600 passengers in 2010. The number of passengers boar

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 12:00:00

Residents request infrastructure on Haines Avenue following fatal pedestrian accidents

Recent fatal car versus pedestrian accidents on North Haines Avenue in Rapid City sparked concern from the surrounding area. A petition brought to the city council - signed by citizens living in the area - is asking the city to improve safety for pedestrians and reduce the chance of yet another acc

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2018-01-16 05:12:00

Meeker County Sheriff Report 1/12/18-1/15/18

On the 12th at 11:45 a.m. the Sheriff's Office received a report of a scam attempt at a residence on 220th Street, Dassel Township. No loss was reported. On the 12th at 12:41 p.m. the Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a dog complaint at an address on Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel. The deputy

CROWRIVERMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-16 14:58:00

Updated: Fire destroys Bird Island home

BIRD ISLAND - A Bird Island home was destroyed in a fire Monday following a possible explosion. No one was home at the time of the fire, however a dog died in the blaze, according to Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable. In a news release, Hable said his office received multiple 911 calls at around 4

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 17:17:48

December building permits tally $2.8M in Willmar

WILLMAR - There were 25 city of Willmar building permits approved in December for projects worth an estimated $2,886,384. The city collected $29,610 in fees. Preliminary year-end numbers show 599 permits approved in 2017, worth $44,185,171. Significant commercial building permits approved in Decembe

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 14:18:01

City orders steps for Willmar dog owner to reclaim pet, avoid animal being euthanized

WILLMAR - The Willmar City Council has ordered the owner of a dog seized late last month to take certain steps in order to reclaim the animal and avoid euthanization of the dog. Willmar Police Chief Jim Felt asked the council last week to act on a violation of the city's ordinance governing dangerou

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 12:21:01