John Marsh

Have you been approached by a guy going door to door?


Cole County sheriff’s deputies want to know if you are approached by a man going door-to-door selling items like Skittle candies or offering to clean your rugs. Residents of Taos and Wardsville have reported a man in his late 20’s or 30’s knocking on doors and asking a series of …

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JCMO doc has to pay back plenty


A Jefferson City doctor owes the insurance companies of some of some of his former patients more than 76-thousand dollars in restitution. Dr. Randall Meyer will not go to prison after pleading guilty in federal court in Kansas City Wednesday. He was charged with making false statements related to healthcare …

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Jays Barnes says: ‘Anybody but Jay Nixon’

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Who do you like for Missouri’s next Governor? Jefferson City State Rep. Jay Barnes says he’s looking forward to working with anyone BUT Jay Nixon … Barnes and his fellow Republican lawmakers tangled with the Governor several times this past session over vetoes he handed down.

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Vindication for a former J-C High teacher

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A Cole County jury rules in favor of a Jefferson City teacher who claimed she was discriminated against, and awards her 225-thousand dollars in punitive damages. Karen Ray was a journalism teacher at Jefferson City High School who claimed she left her job when was bullied and the victim of …

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Dog killer stiil on the loose


A second suspect in that dog shooting in Holts Summit has now been charged…but Jernail Hickman is still on the run. Prosecutors on Tuesday formally charged Jernail Hickman with unlawful use of a weapon. Court documents reveal some children were walking the dog when Jernail Hickman and his 27-year-old brother …

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New Boys and Girls Club gets closer

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You’ll see work begin soon to replace one of the ‘victims’ of the Highway – 50 / Lafayette interchange. Jefferson City Councilmen okay a special ‘use permit’ for a new Boys and Girls Club … Banker Dan Westhues helped run the fundraising effort to build the new 3-million dollars facility …

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JCMO ‘creeper’ off the streets


Jefferson City police and watchful neighborhood parents work together to get a child sex offender off the streets. Residents in the McKay Park area noticed 41-year-old Daniel Gessman hanging out around the park during hours when children were present. Residents recognized Gessman from the state’s child sex offender registry and …

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Teen girl dies in Moniteau crash

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Grief counselors are available at Otterville High school after the death of a popular young student in a car crash late Sunday night. 16-year old Lily Nanneman died when her car crossed the centerline of Highway 50 west of Tipton, and collided head on with a pick up truck. Nanneman, …

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Two men accused of shooting dog in Holts Summit


One man is in custody…the other on the run…after witnesses say two men shot and killed a dog in front of several children in Holts Summit. 27-year-old Rafael Hickmon is in the Callaway County jail charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and animal abuse. Authorities are looking for 24-year-old …

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