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Man Eludes Enforcement In High Water

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Police are currently investigating a man who fled from authorities Sunday, July 3rd. Sgt. Shannon Jefferies of the Calloway County Sherriff Department attempted to pull over an unnamed man who is believed to be involved in a domestic violence assault case. Jefferies pursued the man until he drove his car …

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Extra Enforcement Over Holiday

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Extra officers will be on duty in Jefferson City this weekend. The Missouri Department of Transportation funded the extra officers through a grant. Officers will be on the lookout for drunk drivers as part of the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. Jefferson City Police Department reports 192 people …

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Why There Has Not Been A Right to Work Bill Considered

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The 2016 Missouri State Legislative session is expected to be finished Friday (13) afternoon. One of the issues not discussed was a Right to Work bill. Missouri Net Capitol Correspondent Mike Lear says an election year maybe the culprit… Lear adds that paycheck protection was a tough vote for Republicans …

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Railroad worker injured along the tracks in Osage County

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Emergency crews rescued a railroad worker trapped inside a piece of machinery that tipped over yesterday near Freeburg. Authorities say the man was operating a trackhoe along the Rock Island Railroad tracks when it tipped over. Firefighters had to use special equipment to cut the man free. The worker was …

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Propane Tanker Closes Road

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Highway 17 in Pulaski County is open to traffic once again. The road was shut down just north of Crocker Saturday morning when a tanker truck carrying propane overturned. Nine thousand gallons of the volatile gas was allowed to dissipate from the leaking truck. Fire fighters including a group from …

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a bad guy may be on the run in franklin county

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Law enforcement officials think they have a man wanted in several counties on the run again in Franklin County. 32-year-old Matt Lackey most recently was charged with kidnapping and raping a woman from the Belle/Bland area of Osage County in October. He’s wanted on dozens of charges in at least …

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