Morning News Watch
governor’s son busted for d-w-i in columbia

One of the governor’s sons is in trouble again for drunk driving in Columbia. Willson Nixon was arrested at about 3:00 a.m. Sunday on Paquin St. on suspicion of DWI. Officers say he was driving with no headlights near Locust ...Read More

jcmo firefighter hurt while battling blaze

A Jefferson City firefighter went to the hospital after a fire destroys a home in the 12-hundred block of East McCarty early Sunday. The fire department’s Jason Turner says there was heavy smoke coming from the two-story home when firefighters ...Read More

cooper county soybean plant burns

A Cooper County soybean plant is destroyed in a Saturday fire. The fire at Missouri Better Bean in Bunceton broke out around midday. Several fire departments were called in to fight the blaze, which burned most of the plant. Neighbors ...Read More

jcmo stabbing suspect caught

Beginning 08/26/2015 during the late evening hours, Detectives from the Jefferson City Police Department have been actively investigating an aggravated assault that occurred in the 800 block of Mulberry Street in Jefferson City. Through extensive investigation activity, JCPD Detectives identified ...Read More

trooper dies in mid-mo crash

A Highway Patrol trooper has died in a car accident. He was apparently checking on a traffic violation in rural Audrain County west of Mexico this morning when he was in the one-vehicle accident. A passerby spotted his car minutes ...Read More

** update ** reward in jcmo stabbing

Crimestoppers is now offering a one thousand dollar reward for info leading to the arrest of the man accused of stabbing a Jefferson City woman in the head. 22-year-old Christopher Page allegedly left the 18-year-old woman lying in a pool ...Read More

big toys at the lake!

This is the weekend for the annual Lake Shootout boat races. Some of the fastest watercraft in the world will take to the Lake for two days of timed runs on a straight, one-mile course. The biggest and fastest boats ...Read More

busted in versailles

A drug raid on a house near Versailles results in three arrests. 45-year_old Charles “Billie” Crow, 37-year-old Leslie Lemens and 35 year old Jack Medley face a long list of drug possession and distribution charges. Investigators found meth, stolen property ...Read More

why buckle up? because the mayor says so

‘Buckle up – or you’ll have to answer to the Mayor of Jefferson City. Carrie Tergin is asking Jefferson City’s public Safety Committee to put a ‘primary’ seat belt law on the books … Law officers in Missouri can’t stop ...Read More

jcmo stabbing

On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 11:43 p.m., Jefferson City Police responded to the 800 block of Mulberry for a check well-being call. According to the caller, there was an open door to a residence with a female resident inside, ...Read More