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Her body was found outside a Springfield apartment in 2016. Police say the case is solved.

Nearly a year after her partially clad body was found outside a Springfield apartment complex, authorities say they have made an arrest in the connection with the death of 19-year-old Camille Crews. Police say surveillance footage showed Keelan M. Miller dragging what appeared to be Crews' body to t

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-23 00:53:04

Woman arrested following Thursday gas station shooting in Springfield

Police investigate the scene of a shooting at the Kum & Go on Chestnut Expressway just east of West Bypass on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Andrew Jansen/News-Leader A 40-year-old woman was arrested Thursday night following a shooting at a gas station in northwest Springfield a few hours earlier. Melan

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-22 21:20:38

Police investigate shots fired outside Springfield market

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Police are investigating shots fired at a busy Springfield intersection. It happened outside the Kum and Go Market at Chestnut and West Bypass Thursday evening when police say a man and woman got into an argument inside the store. That argument spilled out into the parking lot.

KYTV - 2017-09-22 04:18:00

Property owner of former homeless camp sues city of Springfield over '$350,000' cleanup

More than a month after Springfield's largest homeless camp was cleared of its residents, the thicklywooded property remains littered with old tents and trash. City officials had planned to clear the property except for trees taller than 6 feet to prevent future encampments. They intended to then s

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-21 23:24:32

3-vehicle crash involves Springfield school bus

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Police report no injuries after a Springfield school bus was involved in a three-vehicle crash. It happened just before 8 a.m. at Broadway and Norton. The bus and pickup were driven from the scene. The car did have extensive damage. We do not know what led up to the three-vehicl

KSPR.COM - 2017-09-22 16:37:00

Springfield Mercy Medicaid and Medicare decision is postponed

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Friday was the deadline the government could have gutted Springfield's Mercy Medicare and Medicaid funding. We just learned that decision has been postponed until sometime next week. This all comes from a investigation over alleged patient abuse and neglect. A government spokespe

KSPR.COM - 2017-09-22 18:34:00

Broken elevator at Springfield apartment complex leaves some disabled seniors stuck

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. When an elevator is out of order it's an inconvenience for most, but most of us can take the stairs. Cobblestone Village Apartments in Springfield is a 55 years and older community. Most of the people here are in wheelchairs or have debilitating illnesses. They rely on the elevato

KYTV - 2017-09-22 06:28:00

Good samaritan from Springfield finds Kansas City couple's lost engagement ring

Springfield, Mo. -- A wedding proposal went bad, real quick when a Kansas City man accidentally dropped an engagement ring into the pond at a park while popping the question. A good samaritan from Springfield went up to Kansas City and actually found the ring. A man's worst nightmare, getting down o

KSPR.COM - 2017-09-23 05:49:00

Travel advisory, discrimination law in focus at NAACP Missouri meeting in Springfield

Cheryl Clay, president of the Springfield branch of the NAACP, talks about the organization's travel advisory issued in response to legislative changes to Missouri's discrimination statutes. Wochit The ongoing travel advisory for Missouri and changes to the state's discrimination laws were top of m

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-23 01:47:42

Man arrested in the death of Springfield teen

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Keelan Miller, of Sedalia, is now charged in the suspicious death of 19 year old Camille Crews. Her body was found last November, partially naked, outside the Town and Campus Apartments in Springfield. Miller is charged with abandonment of a corpse and tampering with evidence. He

KYTV - 2017-09-23 00:45:00

Springfield Cardinals proactive with fan safety

SPRINGFIELD, Mo A scary scene unfolded in New York Wednesday night when a young girl was struck by a foul ball while watching the Twins take on the Yankees. The game was briefly halted in the fifth inning when the Yankees' Todd Frazier ripped the ball into the stands along the third base line. The

KSPR.COM - 2017-09-22 01:29:00

Congressman Billy Long's Springfield office only taking appointments

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Congressman Billy Long is now locking his Springfield office at all times for security reasons. His staff members are inside working, but the doors to the office stay locked. Representative Long says the decision to lock it up was made after the June shooting targeting Republican

KYTV - 2017-09-22 00:35:00

WOW Gala Causes "Jet Jam" at Springfield Airport

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Wonders of Wildlife gala Wednesday night drew a crowd of national conservationists and celebrities. And those celebrities traveled in style, flying in from all over the nation. The Springfield-Branson National Airport is used to accommodating 15 private jets. But Wednesday the

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-21 23:49:12

Springfield Friends Survive Hurricane Maria, but Stuck in Puerto Rico

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--A flight from Puerto Rico to the Ozarks is cancelled Friday for two Springfield friends. After surviving Hurricane Maria, it's unknown when they'll be able to fly back home. Amber Wright and Autumn Bellew are young mothers who took a trip to Puerto Rico for a birthday celebration

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-21 23:39:00

PICTURES: Springfield's City Utilities linemen return home from Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Linemen from Springfield's City Utilities offered a helping hand after Hurricane Irma hit Florida. A crew of fifteen traveled to Jacksonville, Florida as part of a nationwide mutual aid agreement. The storm left millions without power. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Linemen from Springf

KYTV - 2017-09-22 23:53:00

Springfield School Bus Involved In Three Vehicle Wreck

Police are investigating a three vehicle crash Friday morning involving a Springfield school bus. It happened just before 8 a.m. at Broadway and Norton. No injuries were reported on the bus or in the other two vehicles. The bus and a pickup were driven from the scene, but a car had extensive dama

KTTS - 2017-09-22 16:20:02

Planned Parenthood, in quest to offer abortions in Springfield, asks Supreme Court to help

Planned Parenthood on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule an order from a lower Missouri court as the organization forges ahead with plans to provide abortions in Springfield and Joplin. An ongoing federal court case filed by Planned Parenthood affiliates in Missouri against the state hi

NEWS-LEADER.COM - 2017-09-22 20:28:23

Prosecutors asking for 2-year prison sentence for Anthony Weiner

NEW YORK (CNN) - With Anthony Weiner's sentencing set for Monday, the big question is: Will he go to prison? In their sentencing memorandum prosecutors are seeking 21-27 months imprisonment for Wiener, the former US congressman and estranged husband of Hillary Clinton's former adviser Huma Abedin. P

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-23 07:22:42

From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump

NEW YORK (CNN) - A giant gold Goliath. Mentally deranged. A pusher of pipe dreams. World leaders pulled out the stops, and perhaps a thesaurus or two, to review President Donald Trump's first appearance at the UN General Assembly, the multi-day pageant of meetings known as the Super Bowl of Diplomac

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-23 06:58:39

Trump gives 'final warning' on North Korea trade. What comes next?

HONG KONG (CNNMoney) - The high-stakes standoff between the U.S., China and North Korea is heating up. President Trump on Thursday gave the Treasury Department more power than ever to punish people and businesses who trade with North Korea. The big questions are how and when it will be used. "They c

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-09-23 05:43:50