Morning News Watch
mexican national headed to prison after russellville bust

An illegal alien living in Russellville will spend 11 years in prison after  being found with large amounts of meth, cash, and guns. A federal  judge handed down the sentence to 22-year-old Emmanuel Guillen  Friday after he plead guilty to ...Read More

holts summit man at university hospital after mcycle crash

A Holts Summit man suffers serious injuries in a Saturday morning motorcycle wreck in Morgan County. 43-year-old Oren Barnes was riding on Highway 179, just south of West Splice Creek Rd when his motorcycle went off the road and rolled ...Read More

habitual drunk driver is busted again

A six time drunk driving offender is spending some time in the Callaway County jail. The sheriff’s department says Rodney Garnett gave deputies a fake name when he was pulled over early Sunday morning for driving drunk. Garnett already has ...Read More

ebola scare in jefferson city!

Cole County public health officials say a fake call to St. Mary’s hospital about a Jefferson City resident experiencing Ebola-like symptoms is no laughing matter. More than 40 personnel from multiple county and city agencies set up a command center…while ...Read More

mid-missouri man dead after fall from cliff

A Columbia man is dead, after apparently falling off a cliff.  Callaway County authorities say they found the body of 53-  year-old Randall Fennewald last (thur) night. Dozens of trained  searchers looked all afternoon for Fennewald, after he called  911 ...Read More

budget time is getting down to the wire at jcmo city hall

Your Jefferson City councilmen are getting closer to approving the 20-15 budget. On KWOS Open Air, Councilman Rick Mihalevich (muh-hollow-vitch) says they’re seriously considering filling some open city jobs … Those positions include an additional police officer, a command staff ...Read More

just a coincidence?

It turns out there's a connection between two recent Columbia deaths. Dianna Barney was the pedestrian hit and killed by a car forced off Rangeline Monday night. Authorities have now confirmed she's also the woman who told police key details ...Read More

you might call missouri ‘shakytown’ today

Shake up your work day during the Great Shake Out earthquake drill today. Steve Besemer with the Missouri Department of Public Safety says the annual event is a good reminder for more than just  grade school students. Besemer says students ...Read More

catherine hanaway’s governor war chest fills up

Missouri mega-donor Rex Sinquefield has provided the bulk of the money for Republican Catherine Hanaway's gubernatorial campaign as she seeks to catch up financially with other likely candidates for the 2016 race. Hanaway's campaign reported a $750,000 contribution from Sinquefield ...Read More

will special olympics say goodbye to the capital city?

Should they stay .. or should they go? That’s the question in front of the Special Olympics of Missouri. Jefferson City leaders are pitching the group to stay in the Capital City and want them to build their new training ...Read More