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Branson Duck Boats Closed For The Year

The company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake last summer, killing 17 people, won’t operate their vessels at all this year. The announcement comes today as the investigation is still ongoing. Instead, they say they will open a replacement attraction in Branson, featuring laser tag …

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Death Investigation Underway In Moberly

An investigation is ongoing in Moberly after a body is discovered. 29-year-old Kimberly Belcher was found unresponsive at a home on Logan Street yesterday (Wed) afternoon. She was pronounced dead at the scene. While the cause is still unknown, police do not suspect foul play.

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JCMO plant is adding jobs

A Jefferson City employer is adding some jobs. Command Web, the plant that prints paperbacks for Scholastic, is expanding … adding some 50 jobs. The JC Chamber’s Missy Bonnot says Command Web prints about 200 – million books a year. They’re in the process of adding new presses and book-binding …

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You can help the flood victims upstream

Would you like to help out the flood victims in Nebraska and Iowa? Salvation Army officials here in Mid-Missouri say they’ll pass along your cash donations. Lt. Christopher White says while shipping costs are prohibitive on flood relief supplies, your cash donations will get to the victims who need them …

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Auxvasse man wanted in domestic assault

Police are looking for a man wanted for his role in a domestic assault in Callaway County. 49 – year old Jeffrey Ennis of Auxvasse faces felony charges of domestic assault, stalking and leaving the scene of an accident. He’s wanted in connection with an assault that happened near Fulton …

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Police Chase Ends Near Ashland

A man is arrested following a chase near Ashland. The man slid off of Edwards Road, hitting some trees before he ran on foot. A K9 unit tracked the unnamed suspect down before he was taken into custody around 1:30 this afternoon. The man ended up having a revoked license. …

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Details Emerge Regarding Maries County Fire

A Maries County mother faces charges surrounding the death of her 14-year-old, disabled daughter. Tracy Ellis has been booked into the Maries County Jail after her daughter died in a fire at their St. James home on Sunday. Reports claim the girl was locked onto her bed with a wooden …

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Police Respond to Shots Fired in Columbia Wednesday

Police respond to shots fired in Columbia. A fight broke out between two people on Hanover Boulevard in northeast Columbia this morning. When police arrived, one person was sent to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. While police did find evidence of a shooting, no one had actually been shot.

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No electric buses for JCMO — at least for now

‘Thanks .. but no thanks’. You won’t be catching a ride on a Jeff Tran electric bus anytime soon … Mark Mehmert says the Jefferson City bus system tested a couple of the electric buses recently but decided to pass on them. He says the battery technology needs to advance …

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