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Potosi woman injured in wreck
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred when a northbound 2014 Kia Cadenza driven by Darlene G. Seibel, 68, of Potosi, traveled off the right side of the roadway, over-corrected, returned to the roadway, traveled off the left side of the roadway and struck a tree.
2 crashes involving 25 cars causing backup on SB I-55 in Arnold
Police said the first crash involved 15 car, including a semi-truck. A second crash involved 10 more carsARNOLD, Mo. — First responders are on the scene of two major crashes causing a backup on Interstate 55 in Arnold.The Missouri State Highway Patrol said the two crashes happened in the southbound
Man wanted for vehicular assault in Doe Run
A man in a red Dodge pickup truck is wanted for questioning regarding a vehicular assault that occurred in the area of Highway 221 in Doe Run Wednesday afternoon.St. Francois County Sheriff Dan Bullock said a woman saw a pickup truck in her driveway and she came out to confront the driver.“She didn’
Man pleads in sex trafficking case
A convicted sex offender has accepted a plea agreement for his involvement in forcing a girl into prostitution.Nakia Phillips, 39, of Farmington, pleaded guilty to three counts of felony possession of child pornography in the U.S. District Court in St. Louis on Tuesday. By accepting the plea deal, P
Herculaneum man seriously hurt when struck by car in Park Hills
A Herculaneum man was seriously hurt early Monday morning (Sept. 17) when he was struck by a passing car as he was directing traffic around a pile of debris at Taylor Avenue and Parkway Drive in St. Francois County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.At 5 a.m., Jeffery W. Womble, 43, was sta
Vehicle crashes slowing traffic on 67 near Park Hills
First responders are responding to vehicle accidents on U.S. 67 near Park Hills/Leadington.The first crash, involving a mail truck running off U.S. 67 south of Fairgrounds Drive, slowed traffic on northbound U.S. 67.
Missouri Faces One of the Nation’s Most Dynamic Offenses in No. 2 Georgia
Led by star sophomore quarterback Jake Fromm, Georgia’s offense is scary good — I’m talking 135 points in three games good (45 ppg). While a 31st ranking in offensive yards per game (488.3 ypg) may not be staggering, they excel at finishing off drives.
Local radio veteran to retire
After 31 years as general manager of two radio stations in the Parkland, Larry Joseph will be retiring next week. While he'll continue to be involved in local civic organizations, the veteran broadcaster hopes he'll also have more time to spend riding the rails and spending time with grandchildren.
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.
Missing woman, 85, told friends, family she was in fear for her safety, police say
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – An Endangered Person Advisory has been issued for a missing elderly woman who was reportedly in fear for her safety.Mary Jane Havens was reported missing Sept. 17.St. Louis County PoliceEighty-five-year-old Mary Jane Havens was reported missing by her son, James, Monday evenin
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
Suspected drunk driver nearly hits crews on scene of I-44 crash
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. — A man accused of speeding through a crash scene, leading police on a chase and nearly hitting first responders has been formally charged.Just after 1 a.m. on September 17, emergency crews were on the scene of a car crash involving several vehicles that happened on I-44 near S.
Union police release photos of person of interest after vehicle stolen from Walmart lot
UNION, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Police in Union, Missouri are asking for help identifying a person of interest after a vehicle was stolen from a Walmart parking lot Friday.
Life Chain returns for 26th year
The National Life Chain will be returning to the Parkland next month for its 26th year.The annual event will take place from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 7 on Karsch Boulevard, between Washington and Potosi streets. Participants are asked to park on side streets along the south side of Karsch between A
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.
Sullivan teen killed, another injured in head-on crash in Franklin County
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – An 18-year-old from Sullivan, Missouri was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Franklin County Sunday evening.
2 men found dead 3 miles apart in St. Louis remain 'John Does' as police investigate
In the first case, police found a man dead and another critically injured in the 6100 block of Sherry Avenue, near Goodfellow Boulevard, just after 4 p.m. The dead man was found in a gangway.
Several injured in weekend crashes
Several area people were injured in accidents over the weekend, including a teen who was moderately injured after being ejected from a vehicle.According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Saturday morning at 11:03 a.m. off Route A in Washington County two people were injured in a one car c
Toddler hit by ice cream truck and killed in Wentzville
WENTZVILLE (KMOV.com) - A 2-year-old girl died after she was hit by an ice cream truck in Wentzville Sunday afternoon.The accident happened on Summer Rain Drive just before 4:00 p.m.Authorities said paramedics took the child to the hospital where she later died.A neighbor says they saw CPR being per
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