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Jury convicts Maryville man in DWI death of Northwest student

(Maryville) -- A Maryville man who fatally struck a Northwest Missouri State University student while driving intoxicated last year has been convicted by a jury. Court records indicate 22-year-old Alex Catterson was found guilty on Saturday for DWI involving the death of another, a Class C Felony ch


Bearcats brrrrave icy waters for charity

MARYVILLE, Mo. — Student members of Northwest Missouri State University’s Up ’til Dawn chapter will take part in the annual Colden Pond Plunge at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21.


Investigation continues into report of person falling into Missouri River

SIOUX CITY -- An investigation continues into a report of a person who may have jumped or fallen into the Missouri River on Tuesday. At approximately 11:15 a.m., a southbound motorist on I-29 witnessed what he believed to be a person or object jumping into the water from the railroad bridge that goe


Success followed tough times for Northwest men

MARYVILLE, Missouri –– Winning at the highest level is the expectation for the Northwest Missouri State men's basketball program. Those expectations speak to its culture. Building that culture took some time.


Religious studies in public schools? One Missouri lawmaker wants high school Bible classes

JEFFERSON CITY • A state lawmaker who is a minister and dean of students at a southwest Missouri religious college wants public high school students to learn more about the Bible.


Records set by SC track teams

MARYVILLE, Mo. — The Southwestern College men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the indoor KCAC Championships during the weekend at the home of Northwest Missouri State.


Cass County crash closes Missouri Highway 7

HARRISONVILLE, MO (KCTV) -- Missouri Highway patrol is responding to a crash at Route P in Cass County. The crash involved at least a pick-up truck and a semi that rolled over on its side.


Four Bearcats named to MIAA/GLVC All-Tournament Team

(Maryville) -- Four Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat baseball players earned spots on the MIAA/GLVC Challenge all-tournament team. Pitcher Quintin Van Ackeren, pitcher Joe Funkhouser, first baseman Connor Quick and outfielder Derek Hussey tallied all-tourney accolades.


Missouri State Highway Patrol Arrests (Feb. 10-16)

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the following arrests in Ste. Genevieve County or involving county residents from February 10 through February 16:. Bradley G. Halencak, 40, male, of O’Fallon, Missouri, was arrested at noon on February 12 in Ste. Genevieve County on a Wentzville Police Dep


First responders search Missouri River for person that may have gone into river

(KTIV) – First responders Tuesday afternoon were on the scene where a person may have jumped into the Missouri River. It happened at the railroad bridge that goes from Sioux City to South Sioux City, Nebraska, just around 11 a.m.


State Farm reducing auto policy rates in Missouri

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, the largest auto insurer in Missouri and in the nation, is cutting its rates in Missouri. As a result, its overall personal auto rate will drop by 3.9 percent. The total statewide expected impact for State Farm Mutual by this rate decrease in Missouri


Suspect thought dog was spying for police, charges in Missouri animal abuse case say

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Missouri -- A man who authorities say bound a small dog with tape and threw him in a rural Missouri ditch last week believed the dog was spying on him for the police, charging documents say.


Missouri City Taking Part In 2019 Warrant Round Up

MISSOURI CITY, TX — Residents Missouri City, and other surrounding communities, who have warrants have until March 9 to pay their fines, or they could risk an embarrassing arrest.


Marijuana brick worth $3K found in Missouri donation bin

SPRINGFIELD, MO (AP) -- Big Brothers Big Sisters is hoping that some good can come from the cellophane-wrapped marijuana brick that was dropped in a Springfield donation bin. The Springfield News-Leader reports that responding officers estimated that the pot had a street value of $3,000. Big Brother


Raytown broke Missouri Sunshine Law, refused to provide records after fatal crash

The city of Raytown has been ordered to pay $42,000 in legal fees after a judge ruled the city violated the Missouri Sunshine Law when it denied a public records request about a fatal traffic wreck.


Snow and ice heading for much of Missouri (AUDIO)

The National Weather Service (NWS) in Pleasant Hill and the state Department of Transportation (MoDOT) are warning about possible white out conditions across parts of Missouri on Tuesday evening.


Fire destroys Missouri home where homicide had been reported

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a Springfield home where a homicide was reported earlier this month. The Springfield News-Leader reports that 45-year-old David Edwards was found stabbed to death on Feb. 1 in the home where the blaze started Monday. No arrests h


Missouri Legislators discuss provisions of medical marijuana in Jefferson City

More discussion on Amendment 2 is taking place in Jefferson City. Placed on the November ballot last year, this Amendment permits state-licensed physicians to recommend marijuana for medical purposes to patients with serious illnesses and medical conditions, taxing marijuana sales at four percent, w


Paws at The Pub event supports shelter

Paws at The Pub is a monthly social event to benefit the New Nodaway Humane Society. The event will be from 5 to 8 pm, Wednesday, February 27 at The Pub, 414 North Main Street, Maryville.


Worth Watching: 'Survivor,' 'Jeopardy' Team Tournament, 'Documentary Now!'

A selective critical checklist of notable Wednesday TV:. Survivor (8/7c, CBS): When you’re starting a 38th season of anything, it’s understandable to try to shake things up. Which is why the venerable Survivor is introducing an element called “Edge of Extinction,” referring to an island that will te