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Police conducting death investigation in northeast Columbia

Police are responding to a northeast Columbia home for a death investigation. Officers have closed part of Blue Ridge Road between Oakland Gravel Road and Brown Station Road Monday morning. Authorities say there’s no threat to the community. There’s no word yet on who the victim is.

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Mid-Missouri forecasted for 1-2 inches of snow Monday night

Mid-Missouri is prepping for some wintry weather starting later Monday night. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for most of the area, from midnight to 9 a.m. Tuesday. Forecaster Jared Maples says Columbia and Jefferson City could see one to two inches of snow, with the …

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No one injured after cooking fire in Boone County home

No one is hurt after a cooking fire north of Columbia. ABC 17 reports the fire started around 8:30 a.m. Sunday at a home on East Oakbrook Drive, just east of Highway 63 and Oakland Gravel Road. Firefighters say they saw the flames coming from the kitchen and extending into …

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Probation in JCMO arson

A Jefferson City man accused of setting a fire and calling in a threat is sentenced to probation instead of prison time. Hankel Jones was sentenced last week after he pleaded guilty to arson. Prosecutors dropped a charge of making a terrorist threat. After starting the fire, Jones also phoned …

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Snow predicted overnight

A rain – snow mix is on the way tonight. Mid – Missouri could see anywhere from a trace to two inches of snow overnight. Roads could be slippery in the morning. Temperatures will be back in the 40’s later in the day Tuesday.

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UPDATE: CPD thanks community for tips about south Columbia prowler

UPDATE: CPD thanks community for tips about south Columbia prowler

A professional sketch artist worked with a victim and CPD to create this rendering of the suspect (rendering courtesy of Columbia Police Department spokesman Christian Tabak) Columbia Police continue to work through leads this (Friday) morning, as they search for a suspected prowler who’s been trying to break into south …

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