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Worker seriously injured in Jefferson City accident
The department's report said three marble slabs, each weighing 1,000 pounds, shifted and fell on the man as they were being moved.
Woman arrested, suspected of killing her 85-year-old mother
CRIMEWoman arrested, suspected of killing her 85-year-old motherWhen police arrived, they found 85-year-old Mildred Brune dead on the floor with a large cut to her throat and a severe head wound.
Jefferson City police investigate after husband and wife found dead
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Jefferson City Police Department confirms it's investigating the death of two people in the 100 block of Garfield Street.Police said a husband and wife were found dead with gunshot wounds on Wednesday afternoon.According to officers, a family member called police around 4:1
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.
Man facing felony charges after swiping ATV
Officers arrived on scene and began a search, but the man then rode the ATV back out of the woods, and it was identified as the stolen unit. The man in possession of the ATV was identified as Daniel L. Cooper, 34, of 503 E. 4thSt. in Mountain View. While speaking with deputies, Cooper reportedly adm
Missouri Highways Overrun by Billboards
“It’s one of the worst when it comes to the number or billboards. It’s a high number of billboards in Missouri, especially when you compare to miles of highways,” he says.
3 Things That Worry Me About Missouri
1) 8 the easy way.TheMissouri Tigersrushing defense is currently ranked 8thin the nation, giving up just under 75 yards per game. But the rushing offenses they’ve faced are Wyoming (ranked 85th), Purdue (#56), and an FCS team (UT Martin) ranked 83rdin rushing in FCS. Plus those teams got behind earl
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.
Police Searching for Suspect in Lebanon Bank Robbery
At about 1:30 p.m. the USBank in Lebanon, Missouri was robbed, according to a Lebanon Police Department press release.
Two charged in June drug case
Nathan Wilson, 33, is charged with delivery of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Missouri: An Ozarks Native Crosses the Show Me State
“I’m from Missouri,” the old saying goes, “you’ll have to show me.” There are as many tales about the origin of this saying as there are stars in a moonless Ozarks sky. It may have been the Confederate commander who, when told to surrender or suffer peril, didn’t believe the Union soldier’s boast of
Kehoe: proposed gasoline tax increase will cost average Missouri family $1.25 per month - Missourinet
“When you look at that two-and-a-half cents a gallon to the average family, that’s about $1.25 a month,” says Kehoe. “And I think when you look at the return you get on that $1.25 a month for your vehicle, if nothing else just for the maintenance and keeping up with your vehicle.”
"Clean Missouri" Measure To Go Before Judge Thursday - NewsTalk KZRG
The Missouri Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments Thursday afternoon in Kansas City in the proposed “Clean Missouri” measure.Cole County Circuit Judge Daniel Green issued a Friday ruling, ordering the removal of the measure from the November ballot. “Clean Missouri” supporters have appealed to
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
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.
FBI investigates bank robbery in Lebanon, Mo.
LEBANON, Mo. --The FBI is investigating a bank robbery in Lebanon, Mo.The man walked into the U.S. Bank on Jefferson Street around 1:20 p.m. Investigators say he passed a note to the teller, but then took the note when he left. He then left on foot.He is described as 5'6" with a slim build, brown ha
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.
Houston officers issue several citations
The following are excerpts from reports generated by the Houston Police Department:•Lina V. Vaughan, 51, of 16138 Durham Road in Houston, was issued citations for driving with a suspended license, failure to register a motor vehicle and no insurance after a traffic stop on Thomasville Road at about
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