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Morning News Watch
jcmo 2015 budget passes – but with cuts

Some unfilled Jefferson City government jobs will stay open. Jefferson City councilmen approve the city’s 29 – (m) million dollar budget but not without turning thumbs down on several jobs. Councilmen decide not to add an additional police officer and ...Read More

mizzou freshman found dead

Columbia police say they don’t suspect foul play in the death of a University of Missouri freshman in an off campus house. 20-year old Chris Nicklow was a freshman from Edina Minnesota. Police say Nicklow was visiting friends at a ...Read More

callaway house race pits newcomer versus old timer

A Callaway County House race should bring out the voters. Former State Rep Gracia Backer meets Travis Fitzwater for the 49th District job. Fitzwater says he’d like to cut state government’s infrastructure costs … State Rep Jeannie Riddle is now ...Read More

mexican national headed to prison after russellville bust

An illegal alien living in Russellville will spend 11 years in prison after  being found with large amounts of meth, cash, and guns. A federal  judge handed down the sentence to 22-year-old Emmanuel Guillen  Friday after he plead guilty to ...Read More

holts summit man at university hospital after mcycle crash

A Holts Summit man suffers serious injuries in a Saturday morning motorcycle wreck in Morgan County. 43-year-old Oren Barnes was riding on Highway 179, just south of West Splice Creek Rd when his motorcycle went off the road and rolled ...Read More

habitual drunk driver is busted again

A six time drunk driving offender is spending some time in the Callaway County jail. The sheriff’s department says Rodney Garnett gave deputies a fake name when he was pulled over early Sunday morning for driving drunk. Garnett already has ...Read More

ebola scare in jefferson city!

Cole County public health officials say a fake call to St. Mary’s hospital about a Jefferson City resident experiencing Ebola-like symptoms is no laughing matter. More than 40 personnel from multiple county and city agencies set up a command center…while ...Read More

mid-missouri man dead after fall from cliff

A Columbia man is dead, after apparently falling off a cliff.  Callaway County authorities say they found the body of 53-  year-old Randall Fennewald last (thur) night. Dozens of trained  searchers looked all afternoon for Fennewald, after he called  911 ...Read More

budget time is getting down to the wire at jcmo city hall

Your Jefferson City councilmen are getting closer to approving the 20-15 budget. On KWOS Open Air, Councilman Rick Mihalevich (muh-hollow-vitch) says they’re seriously considering filling some open city jobs … Those positions include an additional police officer, a command staff ...Read More

just a coincidence?

It turns out there's a connection between two recent Columbia deaths. Dianna Barney was the pedestrian hit and killed by a car forced off Rangeline Monday night. Authorities have now confirmed she's also the woman who told police key details ...Read More


KWOS Open Air
Historian Gary Kremer On Open Air

State historical Society Of Missouri Director Gary Kremer has a new book out.  He talks about it in his latest appearance on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Presiding Commissioner Marc Ellinger On Open Air

Options for the old courthouse, criticism of the County Prosecutor, and harsh words for Governor Nixon from Cole County Presiding Commissioner Marc Ellinger.  Here's our latest conversation on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Wine & Watch

Capitol City Cinema is holding a "Wine And Watch" fundraiser this Saturday, October 11th. We talked about Jefferson City's non-profit film house with founder Jami Wade (pictured r), and board member Carrie Tergin on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast] Wine & Watch ...Read More

Another Side Of Cancer

During October Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we talked about the emotional side of the fight with St. Mary's Psychologist Dr. Laurel Kremer on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Leadership Change At RACS

Jefferson City's Rape and Abuse Crisis Service has a new Director.  Alden Henrickson (pictured r) takes over for Jim Clardy, who retires after 15 years as RACS Director.  Clardy and Henrickson joined us on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]