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Ice Arena reopens in one week

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If your home floods, you might want to call the crew at Jefferson City’s Ice Arena. They have plenty of experience. Kerri Gates says they’ll re-open Saturday October 1st … The Ice Arena had to close twice this summer after it flooded thanks to nearby Wears Creek.

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‘Hazardous’ Duty at DNR

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You might have wondered what all the commotion was at DNR’s State Health Lab in Jefferson City today. Firefighters, along with Cole County’s Haz Mat team, Missouri National Guard and federal agents, ran several dozen DNR employees through a simulated chemical contamination incident. The crews involved train together to be …

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Munichburg Fest This Weekend to Celebrate German Heritage


There is a heavy German neighborhood that is thriving right here in Jefferson City. Munichburg, south of the downtown area, will be the site for Oktoberfest this weekend. Becky Bocklage (Bock-lidge) says the area of Munichburg has expanded in recent years… The Oktoberfest will begin on Friday (23) and continue …

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Man arrested in Lincoln-U rape

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A Lincoln University student is under arrest…charged with raping a female student at Martin Hall on the L.U. campus. 26-year-old Winston Edwards was taken into custody early Friday morning. The victim told police that Edwards would not allow her to leave following the rape. The victim finally managed to escape. …

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