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Mid – Mo Congressman won’t jump to the Senate

A central Missouri congressman says she has decided not to run for the U.S. Senate seat held by Claire McCaskill. Republican Vicky Hartzler represents Columbia and a large portion of west central Missouri. She is serving her fourth term in the U.S. House of Representatives. She was one of several …

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Another prison lawsuit in Mid – Missouri

Another lawsuit against the Missouri Department of Corrections. This one comes from a woman who was working as a nurse when she was allegedly sexually harassed at the Jefferson City Correctional Center in January. The suit alleges she was verbally threatened by a corrections officer and further harassed by a …

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Deadly fire in Fulton

Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of a fire that killed a Fulton man Friday afternoon. Firefighters found the body of 67-year-old Stephen Rives inside his home on Nichols Street about 4-15 Friday afternoon. The duplex was a total loss. A woman living on the other side of …

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Mid-Mo Marine dies in plane crash

One of the Marines killed in the crash of a military KC-130 transport plane in Mississippi last week was from Callaway County. Sergeant Talon Leach graduated from North Callaway High school and joined the Marines in 2010. He’s survived by a wife, his parents and siblings. Leach will be buried …

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Multi – million dollar Knockerball settlement

A Cole County judge has found in favor of a man who was permanently paralyzed while playing knockerball. 25-year-old Derek Hart has been awarded more than 44-million dollars in damages against the business. Hart says he was injured in December 2016 at the facility. In his suit, he claims there …

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One victim hit in JCMO overnight shooting

Jefferson City police are looking into an overnight shooting that left one person injured. Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 12-hundred block of East High about 10-40 last night. There they found a wounded man. He was taken to a local hospital and is expected to …

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Jailed in the Kingdom of Callaway

Two Jefferson City residents are in the Callaway County jail facing several outstanding warrants and other charges in several other counties. 37-year old Tara Latham and 42-year-old David Latham were picked up by Callaway County deputies about 11-30 Thursday morning. Callaway County authorities say they will be filing their own …

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Was that Houdini in the back seat of the cop car??

The Miller County sheriff’s department found itself chasing one of its own cars Thursday afternoon. The sheriff’s department reports a woman placed in the back seat of a county deputy’s car with her hands cuffed behind her back somehow got into the driver’s seat and began to drive away. Police …

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Another arrest in a murder investigation

A third arrest has been made in connection with the Audrain County homicide investigation. Boone County sheriff’s deputies Tuesday morning arrested Justin Traughber as he walked along Mulberry Drive in Columbia. Deputies say they found meth and drug paraphernalia on Traughber. Authorities believe Traughber is the other man seen on …

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