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manhunt continues for clinton killer

Mid Missouri police on alert this morning…looking for an accused murderer who shot his estranged girlfriend and her son at her family’s home in Clinton. 47 year old James Horn of Sedalia is on the run. Police have surveillance video ...Read More

barricaded man gives up to swat cops in columbia

Columbia police deal with a fugitive in a stand off near I-70 and northeast I-70 drive. Police say52 year old Robbie Kessler ran into a home near the highway when he was stopped by police about 6-30 Thursday night. The ...Read More

boys and girls club needs your help

If it wasn’t for Jefferson City’s Boys and Girls Club you’d see a lot more kids out running the streets with nothing to do. Stephanie Johnson says they’ve raised part of their 2 (m) - million dollar goal to build ...Read More

is there another jefferson city school bond on the horizon?

You’ve watched school bond issues historically go down to defeat in Jefferson City. 20-13’s ballot issue to build a new high school failed. School Board President John Ruth says they’ll have to do a real ‘sell – job’ next time ...Read More

man who tried to shoot cop caught

A man living it up on the beaches of Gulf shores Alabama is headed back to mid Missouri…accused of pulling a gun on a Marshall police officer, and trying to run over other officers with his car. The Gulf Coast ...Read More

man drowns at the lake of the ozarks

A Lake Ozark man is the latest drowning victim at Lake of the Ozarks. The State Highway Patrol says 71 year old Raymond Jorsch apparently fell in the water about 1 in the morning Wednesday while releasing some fish from ...Read More

two escape from jcmo fire

Two women manage to get out of a burning Jefferson City home early this morning. Firefighters say the woman and her daughter were awakened by smoke alarms at the home in the 1400 block of Dixon Drive around 2:30. The ...Read More

talking trash again at city hall

It’s time to bid for Jefferson City’s garbage pickup contract. Allied Waste’s deal with the city expire October 31st. The city's Janice MacMillan says proposals are being sought in two categories. One will be for residential customer pick up only. ...Read More

did missouri house speaker diehl do the right thing?

Former House Speaker John Diehl's admission that he swapped inappropriate texts with an intern threw Republicans a curveball last week. Columbia Representative Caleb Rowden says Diehl's resignation was what the party needed... Rowden said that Diehl's replacement, Todd Richardson, is ...Read More

rivers are a-risin’

Recent rains are sending the area rivers up to their flood stage. In Jefferson City, the Missouri River peaked at just above technical flood stage at Jefferson City yesterday afternoon. With more rain in the forecast…you need to keep your ...Read More