Morning News Watch
mass killing in southwest missouri

TEXAS COUNTY - The Missouri State Highway Patrol held a news conference Friday morning on a mass homicide that happened overnight near Tyrone. Sgt. Jeff Kinder confirmed nine people were deceased. Of the nine, seven are suspected homicides. Authorities said ...Read More

does eric streumph have a favorite in the mayor’s race?

You have to bet the odds. And Jefferson City’s next mayor may well have served time on the city council. Just like current Mayor Eric Streumph … Edith Vogel, Bob Scrivner, Roy Viessman (vees-man), Dick Groner and Carrie Tergin are ...Read More


Tom Schweich had just won a second term as State Auditor last fall and had recently announced his intentions to run for Governor. Prior to his runs for state office, Schweich was a highly placed and decorated diplomat, serving at ...Read More

auditor tom schweich takes own life

Shock and grief flood the Capital City with news that State Auditor Tom Schweich shot himself to death at his home in St. Louis yesterday morning. According to the St. Louis Post Dispatch, Schweich was getting ready to meet with ...Read More

Show Me Israeli Trade

Roey Gilad is Israel's Consul General to the Midwest.  He's visiting Jefferson City this week to talk with lawmakers and state officials about trade between Israel and Missouri.  Here's our conversation on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

school closings feb 26 2015

Cole Co. R-I Schools Closed Thursday Cooper Co. R-IV Schools Two-Hour Delay Fulton Public Schools Closed Thursday Kingdom Christian Academy (Fulton) Closed Thursday New Bloomfield R-III Closed Thursday North Callaway R-I Schools Closed Thursday Prairie Home R-V Schools Two-Hour Delay ...Read More

watch out! there are some slick roads out there!

Here we go again…another round of winter weather has area road crews scrambling to pre treat roads and prepare for the worst. But again…it looks like the chance for significant snow will stay well to our north. We may see ...Read More

jcmo bank teller steals almost a half – million bucks

A former Jefferson City bank teller has been indicted on charges she stole more than 400-thousand dollars from Hawthorne Bank. 28-year old Katherine Brown allegedly took money from the bank vault between December of 2010…and continued until last September. Brown ...Read More

another guilty verdict in a columbia murder

A Boone County jury has found a Columbia man guilty of murder. The jury deliberated for about 5 hours before returning the verdict in the case of Casey Lewis. He was accused of being the hit man in a murder ...Read More

columbia man threatens judge — goes directly to jail

A Columbia man is in jail after threatening to kill a local judge and her husband. Boone County Detectives say a clerk for Circuit Judge Leslie Schneider took the call from Frank Jindra yesterday  afternoon. Deputies went to Jindra's house ...Read More