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Jefferson City man dead after jet ski capsizes
Tyrell Anderson was riding in Camden County at about 4:45 p.m. when his 2006 Yamaha jet ski capsized, sending him into the water, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said in an online crash report. Anderson tried to get back on the jet ski, but suffered what the patrol called an "unknown medical condi
Man charged with endangering the welfare of a child
Dean McBaine, 30, also is charged with felony unlawful use of a weapon and misdemeanor assault in this case.
Fulton man indicted on child sex crime charges
Michael Collins, 21, was charged Thursday in federal court in Jefferson City with three counts: attempting to entice a minor under the age of 14 to engage in illegal sexual activity, transporting a minor under the age of 14 across state lines to engage in sexual activity and committing those felonie
More charges in Jefferson City Walgreens robbery
King, Craig and Reed allegedly pointed a loaded gun at two Walgreens employees and tied one of the employee's hands behind his back with zip ties. They also allegedly stole $9,264 worth of drugs, including more than 3,000 oxycodone/acetaminophen tablets.
MU Health Care may purchase hospitals in Mexico, Jefferson City
MU Health Care is in talks to purchase two mid-Missouri hospitals in a St. Louis-based health system.SSM Health and MU Health Care have begun discussions to transfer the ownership of hospitals in Jefferson City and Mexico, according to anMU Health Care press release.MU Health Care CEO Jonathan Curtr
Mokane man charged for burglary
Anthony Furlong, 31, faces charges of first-degree burglary, an aggravated offense of driving while intoxicated and driving while revoked.
Area man pleads guilty to threatening parole officer
Cole County Judge Dan Green sentenced Richard D. Love, 28, to four years in prison for tampering with a judicial officer.
Man drowns when watercraft capsizes at Lake of the Ozarks
CAMDENTON, Mo. (AP) -- The Missouri Highway Patrol says a 33-year-old man died after he was thrown from a personal watercraft at the Lake of the Ozarks.The patrol says Tyrell Anderson of Jefferson City died Thursday afternoon. He was driving a 2006 Yamaha personal watercraft on the main channel of t
4 charged for smoking marijuana on school roof
Cody Alexander, 19, of Jefferson City; Austin Herigon, 21, of Columbia; Dylan Skinner, 19, of Jefferson City; and Austin Veltrop, 19, of Jefferson City, each are charged with one count of misdemeanor first-degree trespassing.
Columbia man charged in murder in June
The day before McNeal was found, Christian County deputies reported finding 53 guns and about 5,000 rounds of ammunition in Anderson's car after he was pulled over for speeding.
Elementary school teachers prepare for first day with active shooter training
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Teachers at West Elementary School in Jefferson City completed an active shooter training in their building Tuesday, the eve of the district's first day of the school year.
MU Health announces takeover of St Mary's Hospitals
As ABC17 News first reported Wednesday night, SSM is in talks to take over ownership of St. Mary's Hospitals in Jefferson City and Mexico, Missouri. MU Health is also hoping to purchase outpatient, home care, hospice and medical group locations in mid-Missouri.
Ex-Missouri state trooper in drowning case sues for license
Piercy was sentenced in September for misdemeanor negligent operation of a vehicle after the drowning of 20-year-old Brandon Ellingson, of Clive, Iow. Clive died in 2014 at the Lake of the Ozarks.
More than 2,500 impaired driving accidents reported in 2018
"We want to send a clear message that, you know, we are just not going to tolerate this," said Jefferson City Police Sgt. Doug Ruediger.
Jefferson City man faces federal charges for child pornography
Federal authorities charged Dana Cline, 51, with one count of receipt of child pornography this week.
Grand jury adds new federal charges in July Walgreen’s robbery
The seven-count indictment replaced a criminal complaint filed the day of the robbery, and named Jerome Scott King, 19, of Speedway, Indiana, and Raymond Allen Craig, 20, and Daijahn Antwan Reed,19, both of Indianapolis.
Two plead guilty in August burglaries
David Rice, 21, of California, and Hannah Means, 20, of Jefferson City, each were charged with one count of first-degree burglary and one count of second-degree burglary.
BlackGrits breaks Billboard charts with ‘Paradox 88’
As the sole proprietor of Jefferson City’s Bluehouse Studio for five years and now leading that same producing and music engineering charge for Grithouse Music Group, Patterson has recorded songs and albums for numerous local artists that range from country to jazz, including Jefferson City hip-hop
Jefferson City man wins $352,000 in Lottery game
Show Me Cash is a $1 daily draw game with jackpots that start at $50,000 and grow until it is won. Beck's win marks the 26th time the Show Me Cash jackpot has been won in 2018, with an average jackpot amount of more than $185,000.
Missouri corrections officers win $113.7 million in lawsuit
Mary Compton, spokeswoman for the Missouri Attorney General's office, says the lawsuit involves procedures used by the Department of Corrections over several years and administrations. She says the office, which has been defending the state in the case for several years, disagrees with the verdict a