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Solution for Nixa's power problems coming soon

NIXA, Mo. A temporary fix keeps power flowing in Nixa months after a transformer blew up. A long term solution is on the way. The Espy substation is the largest and most used in the city. It's been tricky for the city to run without it. It should hold until a new transformer gets here. "I would hav

KYTV - 2017-09-20 05:51:00

Nixa Ranked One of Best Places to Live in US

NIXA, Mo.--Nixa is one of the best places to live in the nation, according to a ranking out by Money magazine. Money looked at cities that offer a healthy economy, affordable homes, and a high quality of life. Nixa placed number 97 on the list of 100. City council member Jimmy Ledbetter Jr. credi

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 02:38:46

Springfield police in standoff on West Phelps

Police have shut down the entire block of 1400 block of West Phelps Street Tuesday morning and officers appear to be focused on a single house. A police spokeswoman said officers responded to a home on the block at 4:52 a.m. for a call about a person with a weapon. As of 8:20 a.m., police could be

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-19 13:29:38

Police Dog Injured in Springfield Barricade Incident

Courtesy of KODE, KSN SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A Springfield man and a police service dog are both recovering from injuries from a barricade incident that occurred Tuesday. According to Springfield Police Spokesperson Lisa Cox, officers responded at 4:52 a.m. Tuesday to 1421 West Phelps after someone repo

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-19 20:45:59

Death toll in Mexico's earthquake rises

(CNN) - A sea of rescuers in hard hats and masks continue to descend upon the streets of Mexico City in search of survivors after a deadly earthquake struck the region. "The priority now is continue rescuing those who are still trapped and provide medical attention to the injured," said President En

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 10:43:10

Mexico Earthquake: Bodies Pulled from School - Death Toll Rising

MEXICO CITY -- A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico Tuesday, collapsing buildings in plumes of dust and killing at least 248 people. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped. Dozens of buildings tumbled into mounds of rubble or were severely damage

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 09:34:26

Voters say no to tax increase for Valley Springs School District

VALLEY SPRINGS, Ark. - A list of improvements to schools in Valley Springs will have to wait. Voters said no Tuesday to a millage increase that would have paid for many improvements, including the construction of a new high school. The tax failed by 14 votes, 237 to 233. The vote is unofficial unti

KSPR.COM - 2017-09-20 19:57:00

Horse Causes Crash in Aurora; Springfield Man Injured

Courtesy of MGN Online AURORA, Mo.(Hometown Daily News) - A man from Springfield is injured in a single-vehicle crash early this (Tuesday) morning, five miles north of Aurora in Lawrence County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 25-year-old Levi Brunner was traveling northbound on Route K at 2:04

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 00:44:03

Fire in Howell County Jail - No Injuries, Minor Smoke Damage

Google Street View WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- No injuries were reported after a small fire at the Howell County jail Tuesday afternoon. Howell County Sheriff Mike Shannon told Ozark Radio News that the fire took place in the women's cell at the prison around 4 pm. The sheriff says pages from a book were l

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 13:44:04

Milsap, Frizzell at the Welk Friday night

Up Close Concerts is gearing up its fall run of "big shows" in Ozark Mountain Country by welcoming Country Music Hall of Famer Ronnie Milsap and special guest David Frizzell to the Welk Resort Theatre Friday night. "Ronnie Milsap is in the Country Music Hall of Fame for a reason," Up Close Concerts

BRANSONTRILAKESNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

Teachers across the Ozarks planning field trips to Wonders of Wildlife

SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- There are many big activities planned for Wednesday's grand opening of Springfield's Wonders of Wildlife, but it's not just big name celebrities who are getting in on the action. Teachers across the Ozarks are planning field trips to the museum and aquarium. Mike Juchems teaches 6

KYTV - 2017-09-20 23:32:00

Five Enter Springfield Sports Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The Springfield Area Sports Hall of Fame inducted his Class of 2017 Tuesday at the Oasis Convention Center. The five-person class showcased the diversity of sports in Springfield. Mary Phyl Dwight was a five-sport athlete at Missouri State from 1970-74 and was an Olympian in team

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 03:02:47

Wonders of Wildlife is running a 16-story outdoor video ad in one of the most visible places on Earth

A massive outdoor video ad for the revamped Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium was spotted over the weekend in New York City's Times Square. Springfield resident Bruce Nasby happened to be staying on the 38th floor of a Marriott hotel near Times Square when he saw a WOW ad playing on the

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-20 18:56:20

Building fire at Lake Chalet in Osage Beach

OSAGE BEACH, Mo.-- Emergency response crews responded to an occupied building fire at Lake Chalet late Wednesday morning in Osage Beach. Initial reports indicate the occupant or occupants were able to escape the fire. At least one firefighter had to be treated for heat exhaustion. The Osage Beach Fi

KYTV - 2017-09-20 23:30:00

Fraternity suspended for hazing at prestigious Washington University

ST. LOUIS The Phi Delta Theta fraternity at Washington University in St. Louis is suspended while police investigate an alleged hazing. Rob Wild, dean of students, says several people reported possible hazing of new members in the spring. Wild told The St. Louis Post-Dispatch the university forwarde

KYTV - 2017-09-20 23:22:00

VIDEO: Sen. Blunt campaigns for bill to repeal Obamacare

Senator Roy Blunt has made it clear how he will vote on the Graham-Cassidy health care plan. The legislation by Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana would repeal central elements of former President Barack Obama's health care law. States would get block grants instea

KSPR.COM - 2017-09-20 22:50:00

Special counsel asks WH for documents

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Special counsel Robert Mueller has requested documents and information covering a range of events from President Donald Trump's White House, including two firings and an Oval Office meeting, sources familiar with the matter tell CNN. Mueller's investigators are looking for documen

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 22:38:11

Endangered Advisory for Wentzville Girl Cancelled

The Wentzville Police Department has issued an Endangered Person Advisory for a missing person incident that occurred at 463 Honeysuckle Dr at 11:00 AM on Wednesday The endangered missing person is Kaylie Baker, is a white female, age 14, height 5'0", 110 lbs, black hair, hazel eyes, a black shirt a

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 22:35:19

Missouri High Court to Decide If Vernon Co Attorney/Candidate's Changing Story Broke Rules

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.(Missourinet)--The Missouri Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday in Jefferson City on whether an attorney should be disciplined over his own felony plea. The lawyer in question, a nervous Dustin Dunfield of Nevada, represented himself before the high bench. In 1996, Dustin Dunf

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 21:45:54

Oklahoma City Police Shoot, Kill Deaf Man Holding Pipe

OKLAHOMA CITY--Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man who was approaching them holding a metal pipe didn't hear witnesses yelling that the man was deaf, a department official said Wednesday. Oklahoma City police Capt. Bo Mathews said at a news conference Wednesday that officers thou

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-20 21:15:49