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hundreds without power in osage county

Nearly 2000 Three Rivers Electric Cooperative customers were without power on Sunday night into Monday morning due to the storms that struck the Linn area. Three Rivers officials say some of those outages left some customers out of service for hours.

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Carnegie Hall Comes To River City

Here’s a clip from our conversation with opera stars Suzanne Woods and her husband John Pickle on Open Air. She’s a Jefferson City native who got her start in “My Fair Lady” at JCHS. The couple will perform a free concert this Friday evening, August 14th, at 7PM at First …

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investigators may never know cause of lake condo fire

Fire investigators say they may know where Tuesday’s deadly condo fire started…but not how. The state fire marshal’s office concludes its on-scene investigation at the Compass Pointe condominiums on Thursday. Investigators say the blaze appears to have started just outside the door to condominium where four young children died. Fire …

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is desert storm memorial gone from columbia?

The Boone County commission expected to make a decision next Tuesday on the fate of the Desert Storm Memorial on the courthouse grounds. Some residents have complained because the monument contains a Christian fish sign. Residents on both side of the issue addressed the council yesterday during a packed public …

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more mumps at ol’ mizzou

Officials on the MU campus are hoping the mumps runs its course before students return to the Columbia campus in a couple of weeks. The Boone County Health Department now confirms nine cases of the highly communicable disease…with four other suspected cases. And just because you’ve had the MMR vaccine …

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jcmo drug bust

A Jefferson City drug raid turns up cocaine, a gun, and a four-year-old. Authorities would arrest Theodoric Grigsby during the search Wednesday morning on State Street between the capitol building and the historic state pen. The little girl was taken into protective custody. Grigsby is charged with distribution of a …

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names, new details on killer osage beach fire

Fire investigators in Osage Beach appeal for patience as they investigate the cause of a fire that took the lives of four children late Tuesday. Cousins Kairi Helton, Leann Hendrickson, Joshua Hendrickson and Zeza Bradshaw all died in a fire that began just before midnight in the Compass Pointe Complex …

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would have mandatory fire sprinklers saved lives in condo fire?

As investigators look for answers in the condo fire that killed 4 children in Osage Beach, former State Fire Marshall Bill Farr says building codes are critical. He says sprinkler systems save lives. Farr is Cole County’s Emergency Management Director. The investigation is ongoing, but Osage Beach Fire Chief Jeffrey …

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teens who died in holts summit crash rememebered

Family and friends of a teenager killed in a horrific car crash over the weekend gathered to remember her Wednesday night. Mourners ringed the parking lot of New Bloomfield High school in a candlelight vigil for 13 year old Meggan Fowler. She was one of three girls killed by a …

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