Author Archives: Warren Krech

  1. what will the transportation sales tax mean for jcmo projects?

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    You’ll see plenty of Jefferson City projects on Mo-Dot’s transportation tax wish list. Included is work on Jefferson City’s Memorial airport … Passage of the August ballot issue would also designate funding for Jefferson City’s buses to run extended hours and would pay for extra lanes for the Whitton expressway.

  2. road work is about done in apache flats

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    The finishing touches going in on the Business 50 project in the Apache Flats area west of Jefferson City. The contractor on that project now reports to being a week ahead of schedule. Public works officials still looking to mid-August for a completion date.

  3. name of man who was shot at a columbia trailer park released

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    Boone County authorities know the name of a man shot to death in a Prathersville trailer Wednesday night…but that’s about all the sheriff’s department is saying. The dead man is 47- year old John Chalfant. Police briefly detained and questioned a woman who ran from the scene, but she was released.

  4. three men want jc-fd top job

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    It’s now down to three.

    One of three Jefferson City firefighters will be the city’s next fire chief. Interim Chief Jason Turner and fire captains Matt Schofield and and Jay Niemeyer make the short list.

    Chief Bob Rennick retired last year and Turner has been running the department since then. A public meeting on the position is set for next Thursday (July 24th) at City Hall beginning at 4:00 p.m.

  5. Actor Charley Koontz On Open Air

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    Actor Charley Koontz is one of the stars of “The Haunting Of Cellblock 11″, shot at the old state prison in Jefferson City.  He is also featured in the TV sitcom “Community”.  He joined us on KWOS Open Air:

     
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  6. New St. Mary’s On The Home Stretch

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    Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new St. Mary’s Health Center in Jefferson City.  We got a project update from St. Mary’s Chief Operating Officer Tony Houston on KWOS Open Air:

     
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  7. man dead at columbia trailer park

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    A man is dead, a woman in custody after a shooting at a north Columbia trailer park last night. Details are sketchy, but reports from the Columbia police say the shooting may have been the result of a domestic incident between the man and woman.

  8. Harvest The Fun!

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    The Missouri State Fair is almost here!  We got a preview from Fair Director Mark Wolfe and Missouri Agriculture Department Director Richard Fordyce on KWOS Open Air:

     
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  9. gene mcnary says go after the illegal immigrants

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    You may see Missouri law enforcement officials taking a bigger role in tracking down illegal immigrants …

    Former Immigration Commissioner Gene McNary says the Obama Administration is using misleading numbers to claim more illegals are being deported now than when he headed up I-N-S.

  10. MISSOURI’S EXECUTIONER is back on the job

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    A convicted triple murderer from north Missouri is the latest Missouri death row inmate put to death. John Middleton received a lethal injection at the Boone Terre State Prison just after 7-pm last night. Middleton’s execution came after the U.S. Supreme Court vacated a stay in the process yesterday afternoon…and Governor Jay Nixon refused a last minute clemency request.