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Charges filed in Jefferson City murder

Suspect held without bail for murder that occurred about 12:45 a.m. Saturday.

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DNR Earth Day event promotes conservation

Focusing on the future

Friday, youth from schools across the area came to the Capitol grounds and went through various exhibits where they could test their knowledge of nature, make crafts from recycled materials as well as get young trees to plant at home.

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Laying it all on the line

Jefferson City firefighter retires after 42-year career

When the Jefferson City Fire Department expanded to three shifts in 1973, Lonnie Brandt was among the new members to come on board.

Goodwill seeking donor who left $1,900 in clothing

Officials at Goodwill are looking for someone who donated a piece of clothing earlier this month in Jefferson City that had $1,900 inside of it.

Cole County Commission delays property sales decision

The Cole County Commission has been discussing selling some county-owned property deemed no longer necessary, including Renns Lake, since February.

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Robot parade at mall shows 4-H branching into science

For the second year, a robot parade was held at Capital Mall featuring robots and floats that were completed by members of the S&L Robotics Team. Their 4-H group participates in competitions and is actively involved in many community service activities.

Jefferson City man charged for exploiting disabled people

A Jefferson City man is facing five counts of financially exploiting disabled people.

Contract for Cole County stormwater improvements approved

Commission discusses Thursday Night Live funding, St. Martins’ leash law

The Cole County Commission has approved a contract with Stockman Construction for Woodward Lake Subdivision stormwater improvements and asphalt overlay. Also at Thursday’s commission meeting, commissioners indicated they would approve $2,500 for an amended schedule of Thursday Night Live events in downtown Jefferson City in September and October.

Cole County Commission signs drug task force grant agreement

The Cole County Commission has signed the agreement for MUSTANG Drug Task Force grant money for 2014-15 after rejecting the contract last November with the Missouri Department of Public Safety (DPS) when county officials said the terms of the contract were changed without their knowledge.

Commission OKs fix for Dunklin Street TIF district

The Cole County Commission has approved a plan to correct issues with the Dunklin Street Tax Increment Financing District.

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