Morning News Watch
there may be another ‘taker’ for the old st. mary’s

If the Governor won’t cooperate on a plan for the old St. Mary’s hospital, then find another way.  On KWOS Open Air, State Senator Mike Kehoe says Cole County could use more space for the Public Health Department, and two ...Read More

cop union official doesn’t think ferguson officer will be charged

The suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown does not expect to face criminal charges from a Missouri grand jury that has been investigating the case for several months, a police union official said Thursday. Jeff Roorda, ...Read More


You might remember Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson marching with the Ferguson protestors during the days after Michael Brown’s shooting. The St. Louis – area trooper has been both praised and criticized for his actions … Some law officers took ...Read More

get ready for detours on 50 – west

Get ready for some traffic challenges west of Jefferson City. Work on the damaged Highway – 50 / Big Horn Drive overpass started up today. A truck hauling a piece of construction equipment hit the underside of bridge last month, ...Read More

the moral is – you can’t run from facebook mr. bad guy

A front-door surveillance video of a package thief goes viral and winds up with the family of the thief turning him into police. Holts Summit resident Deanna Dunivant posted the video to YouTube of a masked man pulling his car ...Read More

jcmo shoplifters make it as far as fulton before they’re caught

A robbery from a Jefferson City sporting goods store ends with an arrest near Fulton. Police say three people were seen taking high end items from the Dick’s Sporting Goods store yesterday afternoon. Police tried to stop the trio’s car ...Read More

mid-mo police wait on ferguson announcement

Do you think the grand jury will indict the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown? Or will the area explode in violent protests if he isn’t charged? On a recent KWOS Open Air, Jefferson City Police Captain Doug Shoemaker ...Read More

lights out for another convicted missouri killer

The state of Missouri executes another Death Row inmate. Leon Taylor killed a gas station attendant during a robbery in 1994. He also tried to shoot the victim’s niece, who was a witness to the crime, but his gun jammed. ...Read More

capital region’s new outpatient center on schedule

Your next hospital stay might be a very brief one. Gaspare Calvaruso is the new President at Capitol Region Medical Center … That’s what driving Capitol Region’s new Outpatient Center currently being built. The project will also include new doctors’ ...Read More


If you live in Cole County…and get a call that you’ve won the Publisher’s Clearing House Sweepstakes…be very skeptical at least. The sheriff’s department says a person is calling local residents telling them they’ve won 10 million dollars…but they need ...Read More