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Area man, friends escape boat fire at Lake of Ozarks

Published May. 30 2017

A Lohman man and his passengers were able to get out of the boat they were in at the Lake...

Memorial Day speaker conveys story of attack on USS Liberty

Published May. 30 2017

The Jefferson City Veterans Council marked Memorial Day with a program at Jefferson City National Cemetery that featured Vince Rost...

MHP creates community office

Published May. 29 2017

Col. Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri Highway Patrol, has created the Office of Community Engagement and Outreach...

Callaway plant inspection set

Published May. 29 2017

A team from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will begin an inspection at the Callaway nuclear plant on July 18,...

Moniteau County soldier killed during Battle of Leyte in World War II

Published May. 29 2017

In his days of youth on a small farm between the rural communities of Latham and Fortuna, Kay Hofstetter remembers...

Honor, dignity, integrity on display at Pow Wow

Published May. 29 2017

Sunday's Pow Wow for the People event drew Native Americans from across the state who came to enjoy socializing, dancing,...

Middleton embraces new role at Lincoln University

Published May. 29 2017

When Michael Middleton takes over the reins of Lincoln University's administration Thursday morning, he'll be coming in with more than...

Details emerge on St. Mary's TIF project

Published May. 29 2017

Farmer Holding Company's plans to redevelop the historic St. Mary's Hospital site into a retail, office and shopping center gained...

Man gets 12 years in prison for role in Missouri killing

Published May. 29 2017

A central Missouri man has been ordered to spend 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to lesser charges for...

Two hospitals partner to restore local access to sexual assault exams

Published May. 29 2017

In 2015, 91 victims were raped or sexually assaulted in Jefferson City and the surrounding areas, according to a recent...

Saturday storms batter Mid-Missouri

Published May. 28 2017

Powerful storms that swept through the area Saturday knocked out power for thousands of customers around the Lake of the...

2017 graduates reflect on military decision

Published May. 28 2017

Many of the students in today's high school classes weren't even born at the time of Al-Qaeda's Sept. 11, 2001,...

Disability services organization to make changes following DeBrodie case

Published May. 28 2017

The story of Carl DeBrodie is prompting a statewide organization to revamp safeguards and procedures.

Wood Place Library doors open again

Published May. 28 2017

Debbie Staton,12, was delighted to be able to check out books again at the Wood Place Library. She checked out...

Law enforcement officers discuss service, Memorial Day

Published May. 28 2017

Callaway County Sheriff's Office Road Deputy Jordan Kent and Sgt. Jeff Harding, along with Fulton Police Lt. Jason Barnes, all...

Splashing into summer

Published May. 28 2017

It's a hot, sunny Saturday with no clouds in the sky and barely a breeze to ripple the Oestreich Municipal...

Fundraiser to aid veterans' support group

Published May. 28 2017

Jena Tyree left the garage sale at her neighbor's house on Boonville Road last year with more than a few...

Two arrested on drug charges

Published May. 28 2017

Two Holts Summit men were arrested on drug and other charges during a traffic stop Thursday evening, according to Callaway...

Police: Boy, 4, dies in house fire in Columbia

Published May. 27 2017

Authorities in Columbia are trying to determine what caused a house fire that killed a 4-year-old boy.

Citizens' committee to evaluate Callaway CAFO ordinance

Published May. 27 2017

To make sure the people have a voice in deciding on Callaway County Eastern Commissioner Roger Fischer's proposed health ordinance,...

Troopers' monument planned for Highway Patrol grounds

Published May. 27 2017

The Missouri State Troopers Association (MSTA) recently announced its intent to construct a monument outside of the Missouri Highway Patrol's...

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens hints at more special sessions

Published May. 26 2017

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has hinted at the possibility of another special session just hours after the Legislature adjourned from...

Missouri Legislature passes electricity rate incentives

Published May. 26 2017

Missouri lawmakers have passed a proposal in a special session that supporters hope will bring hundreds of jobs to the...