Morning News Watch
are central missouri hospitals ready for ebola?

Are Mid-Missouri hospitals really ready if Ebola shows up here? New Capital Region Medical Center CEO Gaspare Calvaruso says .. ‘you bet’ … He says a recent incident where St. Mary’s got a call from a patient claiming to have ...Read More

more protests – more arrests in ferguson

Five people are facing misdemeanor charges after violence erupted during a protest in Ferguson. St. Louis County Police say about 200 people were protesting late Wednesday and early Thursday outside of Ferguson police headquarters. Police spokesman Brian Schellman says protesters ...Read More

a couple of crazy mid – missouri car chases

A man wanted by Versailles police for five years had one last joy ride yesterday. Officers chased 46-year-old Timothy Farr on a motorcycle at speeds of more than 100 miles per hour from the Ivy Bend area of the Lake ...Read More

**breaking news** Jefferson City’s Mayor will not run again

Mayor Eric Struemph will NOT run for a second term as Jefferson City’s leader. Streumph says his father is battling Alzheimers disease and he’s had some health problems himself. Streumph, who was elected in 20-11, says he’ll spending more time ...Read More

jcmo man must have really wanted that i – phone!

A Jefferson City man is in big trouble with the law. Capital City police say 23-year-old Danial Lowe began shooting at a car load of people yesterday afternoon. Lowe was apparently upset about a cell phone sale. He then took ...Read More

a big hog waste spill in callaway county

The Department of Natural Resources is in the process of cleaning up a large manure fertilizer spill in Callaway County. DNR officials say the spill happened sometime over the weekend near Route j and County road 230. There’s a major ...Read More


Mark Richardson has a former co-worker running against him for the Cole County Prosecutor job. Anji Gandhi says she’ll focus on victims rights if she’s elected and adds she’s heard some horror stories .. Gandhi worked in both the Cole ...Read More

when ‘black friday’ comes …

You might be one of those folks who thinks Black Friday is becoming anti – climactic. Capital Mall Manager Jamie Reed says a couple of the big box stores will open as early as 8 – Thanksgiving night .. Reed ...Read More

suspect arrested in jcmo thefts from cars

Looks like Jefferson city police have a suspect in custody in a string thefts from cars. Police pulled over 24 year old Shawnelle Yarbrough early Monday and a search of his car turned up several items that had been reported ...Read More

jay nixon calls it the ‘ferguson commission’

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has called for the formation of a panel to study the social and economic conditions that have fueled ongoing unrest in the wake of this summer’s killing of Michael Brown Jr. by a police officer in ...Read More