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Second narcotics roundup yields more than 22 arrests in Callaway

A continuation of a narcotics round up for drug-related crimes led to 22 more arrests in Callaway County Thursday, 17 of them local residents.

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Helias' Hentges commits to Alabama

Crusaders football standout to play for Crimson Tide

Hale Hentges, who will be a senior this fall at Helias High School and is one of the top college football recruits heading into the 2014 season, has orally committed to the University of Alabama.

Cole County jury convicts Hutson on murder charge

Jury also finds guilt on three other charges after long deliberation

A Cole County jury found Calvin Hutson, 36, St. Louis, guilty of second-degree murder following more than 10½ hours of deliberation on Thursday.

Missouri lawmakers pass 3-day abortion wait period

Missouri's Republican-controlled Legislature gave final approval Wednesday to legislation requiring a woman to wait three days after first seeing a doctor before having an abortion. Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon has not said whether he will sign or veto it.

Missouri voters to decide transportation sales tax

Missouri voters will decide later this year whether to raise the state sales tax to generate more than $500 million annually for roads and other transportation projects.

Columbia police search for fleeing suspect

Columbia police have called on a Missouri Highway Patrol helicopter to resume the search for a suspicious man who fled into a wooded area on Friday evening.

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Joseph Teasdale, former Missouri governor, dies

Former Missouri governor Joseph Teasdale died Thursday afternoon. He was 78.

State budget package includes Fulton Hospital funding

Lawmakers approve plan to sell bonds, repay them over 25 years

Missouri Senate votes to override tax cut veto

Missouri's Republican-led Senate has voted to override the veto of an income tax cut by Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon.

Missouri hires Kim Anderson

As men's basketball coach

Missouri chose a familiar face as its new men’s basketball coach Monday.

Man arrested after taking child

A Jefferson City man was arrested Saturday after getting into a pursuit with police, ending with the safe recovery of a child taken after a domestic violence incident.

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JCPD cancels advisory after girl found safe

8-year-old Eboni K. Coney-King has been located safe in the St. Louis area. An earlier Endangered Person Advisory for her has been canceled.

Police seek suspect in Jefferson City shooting

Man shot through apartment window

Jefferson City police are investigating a shooting incident that injured a man around 6:30 Friday evening in the 400 block of East Dunklin Street.

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Connecticut wins NCAA title, 60-54 over Kentucky

Shabazz Napier turned in another all-court masterpiece Monday night to lift the Huskies to a 60-54 win against Kentucky’s freshmen and a national title hardly anyone saw coming.

Council rejects both conference center proposals

The Jefferson City Council votes to reject both conference center proposals.