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JC-PD standoff ends

The Jefferson City police SWAT team and negotiators helped bring a standoff to an end Saturday night. The incident began when a 42-year-old man fired several shots into the air during a disturbance on Havanna Street about 9 oh clock. The man then went back into the house and refused …

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Fulton man runs from police

A Fulton man faces several charges after he ran from police Friday night. Fulton police tried to pull over a vehicle driven by Kavin Vance about 11-oh-clock Friday night. Vance drove away but crashed his car at Westminster Avenue and 11th street. Police chased Vance to Carver park and arrested …

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Plane crash victims able to walk away

A family of five walked away from a plane crash in Callaway County Saturday morning. The pilot of the plane set it down in a field just off Route O near Fulton about 9-30 a.m. Reportedly, the pilot was set to land at Hensley Field in Fulton when the plane …

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SWAT and negotiator called to JC home

No one is hurt after a SWAT team and negotiators were called to a Jefferson City home. From a Jefferson City Police Department press release, the department received a call Saturday around 9:15pm regarding a domestic disturbance with a weapon in the 100 block of Havana. A forty-two-year-old man had …

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Squirrels…the new drug mule?

What’s stranger than keeping a live squirrel as a pet? Using him to hide your drugs. Moniteau County deputies say they found meth, scales, and paraphernalia in a squirrel’s cage Thursday in a home on South East Street. The squirrel was released to the wild. 42-year-old Bobbi Jo Waggoner-Wolverton was …

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Fulton police chase

A man with multiple warrants is accused of leading police on a chase through Fulton Friday night. Officers say they tried pulling over a car driven by Kavin Vance shortly before 11 Friday night. That’s when Vance allegedly sped off before crashing at the intersection of Westminser Avenue and Eleventh …

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One in serious condition after motorcycle accident

A motorcycle accident has one recovering from serious injuries. The highway patrol’s crash reports states on Thursday morning, fifty-nine-year-old Joseph Witthar was driving a Harley Davidson on US-50 eastbound roughly a quarter mile east of Snorgrass road, when the motorcycle suffered a blowout. Witthar and his wife, fifty-six-year-old Sandra Jeffers, …

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Jay Ashcroft’s confusing message

A Cole County Judge ruled to protect you from Jay Ashcroft’s office’s blunder. The Associated Press reports Cole County Circuit Judge Daniel green said Ashcroft’s office wrote a confusing and grammatically incorrect summary of a referendum to repeal right to work. This summary was supposed to help voters understand the …

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Bomb threat at Mizzou

Campus officials say the search of the rec center was completed without any evidence of an actual bomb. Mizzou’s rec center received a bomb threat Friday night, according to a notification posted on the university’s emergency alert system. University officials say the building was evacuated and searched with a bomb …

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Mosquitoes are out in force all over Mid-Missouri this summer

What’s with all the mosquitoes this year? Cole County Health Director Kristi Campbell says investigating issues like obvious mosquito habitat are complaint – driven … Campbell says Mid-Missouri mosquitoes can carry a ‘West Nile’ – like virus that can you very sick. She adds that Zika virus can be an …

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