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Body cameras for more Mid-Mo cops


Smile…you may be on candid camera. Deputies in Cole County and Lincoln University are now equipped with body cameras. The county has 45 cameras…the Lincoln department has four. Both agencies say they hope the camera’s increase safety and the accountability of officers to the public.

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It’s not just ‘Old Linn Tech’ anymore


You might just be one of those Mid-Missourians who has a degree from ‘State Technical College of Missouri’. President Shawn Strong says those high tech careers like robotics actually create new jobs … The college, formerly known as ‘Linn Tech’, plans to add new health care sciences and welding technology …

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Neighbors don’t want J-C High expansion next door

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Neighbors of a proposed expansion project for Jefferson city High school say the idea is a non starter. The district has expressed interest in acquiring land near the high school along Roland Street. The district is thinking about building a new alternative or trade school…or using the land for a …

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Fatal I-70 crash


A New Haven man is dead after a wreck on I-70 in Callaway County Monday night. The Missouri Highway Patrol says 62-year-old Michael Trachsel was driving west near the Callaway Livestock Center about 7:00 last night when his pick up truck ran off the road. The truck flipped over and …

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Task Force 1 on duty in North Carolina

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Missouri Task Force one has its assignment in the Hurricane Matthew flood zone. The tactical team from the Boone County fire Protection District has been sent to Lumberton North Carolina. There, some 15- hundred people are said to be stranded by rising river water. Missouri Task force one’s mission on …

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Missing driver after I – 70 wreck


The Missouri Highway Patrol has a mystery on its hands. A driver in a wreck on I-70 early Sunday morning is missing. The patrol says a vehicle crashed into a wrecked car from a previous wreck on the west side of the Missouri River Bridge near Rocheport. Despite a search …

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Will the hogs come to Callaway?


A judge has issued a restraining order against a group that wants to bring a large hog farrowing operation to Callaway County. Last week, the Missouri Clean Water Commission okayed the permit for the hog farm on a 3-2 vote. But a non-profit group fighting the operation filed a motion …

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Two Homecomings in JCMO this weekend


Lincoln University alums, Helias faithful and Jefferson City police alike are gearing up for this weekend’s homecoming events. Lincoln is celebrating 150 years this year, and a larger crowd than normal is expected. JCPD officers will work longer shifts looking for erratic driving, open container law violations, and disturbances among …

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