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Man accused of hiding Clinton cop killer’s gun

There’s been a second arrest in the murder of the Clinton police officer. The Highway Patrol says Clinton resident William Noble was taken into custody Thursday and charged with tampering with evidence. A patrol spokesman says investigators determined Noble disposed of the rifle used in the shooting death of officer …

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Life for Callaway killer

A Callaway County man will avoid the death penalty, but spend the rest of his life in prison. That’s the plea deal struck in the case of Dale Horton. Horton admitted in court Thursday that he killed his mother Sherry Horton and his brother in law Joshua Griffin on April …

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A baby is hurt in a Callaway crash

A Fulton infant is seriously injured in a car crash Wednesday night. The Missouri Highway Patrol says 25-year-old Lisa Luna lost control of her pick up truck on County Road 311…near Route F about 8 oh clock last night. The truck slid on the gravel road, ran off the right …

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Just who is the accused Clinton cop killer?

We are now learning a little more about the gunmen who killed a Clinton police officer late Sunday night. According to court records, 39- year-old Ian McCarthy moved to Clinton from New Hampshire in 2013. He had spent time in prison in New Hampshire on assault and parole violation charges. …

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Narrow win in Mid – Mo State Rep race

Mid Missouri voters went to the polls yesterday in several jurisdictions. They voted in a new state representative in parts of Cole, Boone, Moniteau and Cooper counties, and said no to most tax issues. The new State Representative is Republican Sara Walsh who narrowly defeated Democrat Michela Skelton in a …

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** Breaking News ** Cop Killer behind bars

Authorities in Henry County now confirm they have the suspect in the fatal shooting of a Clinton police officer in custody. A passer motorist called local police when they saw a person matching the description of Ian McCarthy walking along State Highway U just outside of Clinton about 6-15 last …

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Former Sheriff pleads guilty to gun charge

(AP) – A former central Missouri sheriff has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor gun charge related to his alleged waving of a gun at a bar. KWOS news partner, KMIZ-TV reports that former Osage County Sheriff Michael Dixon entered the plea Tuesday on the Boone County count of unlawful use …

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Old St. Marys may rise again

The Jefferson City Council works on a deal to help developers working on the old St. Mary’s hospital. The council voted unanimously Monday night to set up a Tax Increment financing deal with the Farmer Company. The developers have submitted two proposals…one which will cost about 45 million dollars and …

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Manhunt for cop killer

The manhunt continues in west central Missouri for the killer of a Clinton Missouri police officer. Prosecutors Monday charged Ian McCarthy with first degree murder in the death of officer Gary Michael. Police in Clinton say McCarthy shot Michael in the chest…apparently with a rifle…during a traffic stop late Saturday …

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