John Marsh

Two pulled from Boone County cave

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Two people are pulled from a cave at Rock Bridge State Park. The second person has been rescued early this morning. . He was found deep within the Cave. After hours of searching, the waters in the cave went down enough for firefighters to reach him. He was able to …

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Another deadly accident in Callaway

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Another fatal crash in Callaway County. A Millersburg woman dies in a crash on Route F. 44-year-old Mary Alice Bowser was riding in a car that hit a van. The car’s driver had only minor injuries .. the van driver and passenger weren’t hurt.

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Will an annexation offer sweeten the deal for a ‘TIF’?

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Your councilmen will have the final say on whether a developer gets a tax break to fix up the now – closed Truman Hotel. Larry Henry says he’s heard plenty about the plan … He says it’s complicated .. The Tax Increment Financing Commission voted down developer Vic Puri’s proposal, …

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New top man in Holts Summit

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Rick Hess takes over as Holts Summit’s new City Administrator. He comes from Battlefield in Southwest Missouri. Hess is a former Army Officer and started on the job this week.

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Mike Kehoe hopes Ferguson stays calm

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How do you keep them ‘chilled out’ in Ferguson? Find them new jobs. A new health care call center recently opened in the embattled St. Louis suburb … adding some 300 – jobs. Senator Mike Kehoe grew up in St. Louis County. He’s still not happy with how the response …

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Abortion pros vs. cons

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The two sides in the national abortion debate came face to face in front of the Columbia Planned Parenthood Clinic Monday night. Anti-abortion protesters marched in celebration of the expiration of the clinic’s abortion license on June 30th. Pro-choice supporters were on hand to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent …

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Child molester gets long prison stay

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A man from Stover has been sentenced to 30-years in prison for sex crimes involving a 10-year-old girl. 73-year-old William Marchand will have to serve 12 years before he will be eligible for parole. Prosecutors say Marchand touched the girl in a sexual manner while visiting the family in Columbia. …

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Be careful with that new generator

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Did you buy a generator for your house after the last big storm? Three Rivers Electric Mark Boyer says, if they’re not installed properly, they can be dangerous … Boyer is referring to whole house generators that are designed to be permanently installed into your home. He says they need …

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Pro – cop church service

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Hundreds of people packed Jefferson city’s Concord Baptist Church last night, to honor those who work in law enforcement and pray for an end to violence. Dozens of members of the Cole County Sheriff’s department, the Jefferson City police department, the State Highway Patrol, the Columbia Police department, and state …

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