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Electric Vent, Wood Stove Spark Two House Fires In Versailles

VERSAILLES, Mo. — Fires scorched two Versailles homes on Tuesday, Feb. 12. Versailles City Fire Department firefighters were dispatched at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12 to a house fire located on West Jasper Road in Versailles.


Winter weather causes traffic woes throughout Missouri, Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KSHB) - The predicted snowfall Friday morning and early afternoon materialized and paralyzed Kansas City’s drivers. As of 1 p.m., several major interstates across the city had been closed.


No one injured after Versailles home catches fire

VERSAILLES, Mo. - No one was hurt after a home caught fire Tuesday morning in Versailles. According to the Versailles Fire Department, the fire started around 5:10 a.m. at a home on W. Jasper Street.


VIDEO: Massive pileup, including multiple semis, on I-70 near Concordia, Missouri

CONCORDIA, Mo (KMOX) - A massive accident has Interstate 70 completely blocked near Concordia, Missouri. According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, five tractor trailers are involved and the accident is believed to be caused by snowfall.


What Kansas And Missouri Lawmakers Think About Trump's Border Emergency Declaration

For the most part, the reactions of Kansas' and Missouri's congressional delegation to President Donald Trump's emergency declaration Friday fell along party lines. Trump made the declaration Friday when he signed a bipartisan spending bill to keep the government open. The bill allocated only $1.3 b


2 teenagers hurt in Morgan County crash

Two Versailles teenagers were hurt Thursday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash in Morgan County. Missouri Highway Patrol reports show the crash occurred at 2:25 p.m. on Route W at Marvin Cutoff Road.


Missouri Highway Patrol closes U.S. 60 eastbound after crash near Fordland, Mo.

FORDLAND, Mo. -- The Missouri Highway Patrol is working a crash involving an overturned tanker truck on icy U.S. 60 near Fordland. Troopers responded to the crash shortly before 4 p.m. Troopers closed the eastbound lanes near Burks Street in Fordland. They do not expect to reopen the lanes until aro


Class 1 – District 2 Wrestling Results

4th Place – Jack Gearhart of St. Michael The Archangel Catholic. Levi Connelly (Seneca) 43-4, Sr. over Jason Strope (Fatima) 37-5, So. (Dec 6-2) Sam Wilhelm (Knob Noster) 46-1, So. over Jack Gearhart (St. Michael The Archangel Catholic) 29-11, Sr. (Fall 4:47)


BREAKING: Westbound 54 Closed Near Eldon Due to Several Vehicles Involved in Pile-up

Westbound 54 near Eldon is described as being at a standstill and closed to traffic due to several vehicles being involved in a pile-up. At this time, not many details are available other than the main incident, apparently, happened near Opie Road. Traffic is backed up, according to the Miller Count


Stalker sent anonymous pizzas for months to DMV employees in Missouri, police say

A Missouri man who enthusiastically tried to win over DMV employees with frequent visits also anonymously sent them pizzas for months, police said. Timothy Howe, 34, paid numerous visits to the Driver’s License and Vehicle Registration Office in Troy “asking for duplicate titles, abandoned vehicle f


UPDATE WITH ARREST: Dog bound in duct tape found dumped in Missouri

ST. LOUIS --- A man bound a dog’s legs and mouth with duct tape, then threw it out the window of his vehicle in rural Jefferson County, where a deputy found it in a ditch about 12 hours later, charges say.


Ice Storm Warning: Lake Area Could See Freezing Rain, Sleet Tonight

The Lake of the Ozarks area could see some ice accumulation tonight, as an ice storm warning is in effect until noon Thursday for portions of southeast Kansas and central, southwest, and west central Missouri, including Morgan County.


Missouri city loses power, opens warming shelter

STODDARD COUNTY, MO- The city of Bernie in southeast Missouri has lost power and is opening a warming shelter for residents. The Stoddard County Emergency Management Agency posted this information on its Facebook page Friday night:


Versailles Teens Escape with Minor Injuries When Truck Rolls Over on W

Slippery conditions contributed to a rollover accident in Morgan County on Thursday. The accident happened just before 2:30 in the afternoon on Route W. The driver failed to stop at the stop sign and tried to make a right turn at Marvin Cutoff Road when the vehicle began sliding and went off the lef


Humane Society of Missouri rescues 41 dogs and cats from repeat hoarder in Bates County

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – For the third time in eight years, the Humane Society of Missouri’s Animal Cruelty Task Force rescued numerous cats and dogs from a property in Bates County in western Missouri.


Missouri English Teacher Allegedly Admitted She Had Sex with Student

A 23-year-old Missouri teacher resigned earlier this week following her arrest for allegedly having sex with a student. Police allege an unlawful encounter occurred between Jan. 14 and Jan. 21, according to the Joplin Globe.


Three charged after Morgan County toddler burned, injured

MORGAN COUNTY - Prosecutors charged three people Friday in connection with an apparent case of child abuse. According to court documents, on January 31 a woman called 911 to report a child with burns on its hands and face, and that there was "no skin left on the child's fingers." The woman told disp


Northeast Missouri woman killed in power takeoff accident on farm

CANTON, Mo. — A northeast Missouri woman is dead as the result of a tragic farm accident. It happened around 4:45 p.m. on Thursday on her farm along Lewis County Route P just southwest of Canton.


Search and rescue underway in Osage Beach for missing Columbia man

OSAGE BEACH - The Missouri Search and Rescue Ground Team is searching for a Columbia man who has reportedly been missing since Feb. 8. Aaron Brantley, 41, was driving to Osage Beach and was last heard from by his wife around 4 p.m., according to the Columbia Missourian.


Service vehicles dispatched to over 500 calls, one fatality since 9:00 a.m.

Since 9:00 a.m., Missouri State Highway Patrol has responded to 569 calls for service. Of these, 166 were for stranded motorists, 125 for traffic crashed, 19 for injuries and one fatality.