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1 in custody after robbery at downtown Subway

One person was arrested after an armed robbery at Subway on East High Street, Thursday morning.

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Endangered person advisory issued for two-year-old JC boy

The Jefferson City Police Department is currently investigating a case involving an endangered child. The victim, Colton Lee Dominquez, two-years old, was reported abducted after his mother, Billie Jo Linhart, who does not have custody of the child and failed to return him to the court appointed guardian.

Our Opinion: MSP database reflects history, volunteerism

Two community strengths — volunteerism and a passion for history — have converged to create a digital database of Missouri State Penitentiary (MSP) history.

Fatima baseball reaches third straight Final Four

Fatima is headed back to the Final Four.

New Bloomfield baseball advances to Final Four

Having more than redeemed themselves after an 0-6 start to the season, the New Bloomfield Wildcats will now get the chance to add to their rich baseball legacy.

South Callaway falls to Lutheran: St. Charles

In quarterfinals

In a playoff clash marked by momentous innings, Lutheran: St. Charles struck with the one that mattered most.

Tuscumbia’s Gunter among five signees for Lincoln basketball

Tempary Gunter of Tuscumbia is one of five players who have signed letters of intent to play women’s basketball at Lincoln University.

Williams, Yoakum and Collier named to D2 Select Team

Lincoln women’s basketball players Kelsey Williams and Hunter Yoakum have been chosen to the USA Sports Events D2 Select team, which will play in a series of games this summer in Rio de Janiero, Brazil.

Autopsy indicates man found in river may have been from KC

An autopsy indicates the body found in the Missouri River in Jefferson City, Tuesday afternoon, was that of a black man from the Kansas City area.

Our Opinion: Timely review of Capitol intern program

The unexpected often realigns priorities.

7 injured in pair of Monday accidents

Two Belle residents were injured in a one-car accident at 9:25 p.m. Monday on Route D, east of Missouri 89 in Osage County.

Our Opinion: A challenge to get active, enjoy Missouri

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been known to credit the first lady, in some endeavors, as his better half.

St. Elizabeth’s Juergensmeyer to be inducted Wednesday

Diane Juergensmeyer, the longtime head softball coach at St. Elizabeth High School, will be inducted Wednesday into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame during a ceremony in Springfield.

Suspect sought in weekend robbery of Bee Line Snack Shop

Jefferson City police are seeking an unknown suspect who robbed Bee Line Snack Shop of an undisclosed amount of money Saturday night.

Our Opinion: Take time to remember on Memorial Day

News Tribune editorial

Memorial Day originated as a time to remember, but how much do we remember about its origins.

Brentwood’s Rivera sets Missouri mark in shot put

Sophia Rivera of Brentwood put up a shot put series for the ages in Saturday’s action at the Class 1-2 Missouri State High School Activities Association Track and Field Championships in Jefferson City.

California boys claim team title at Class 3 sectional

The California Pintos claimed three event wins as well as the team title Saturday in the Class 3 sectionals. Versailles advanced in two events.

Lincoln women place second at outdoor track championships

Meanwhile, Lincoln men earn All-American honors in five events

The Lincoln women’s track and field team won three events and posted seven All-American performances to finish second at the 2015 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships. Meanwhile, the Lincoln men earned All-American honors in five events.

Our Opinion: The local school board’s policy dilemma

News Tribune editorial

The Jefferson City Public Schools Board of Education’s Policy Review Committee faces a communications dilemma largely condensed in these questions: Does greater openness invite chaos? Does continued control imply detachment and aloofness?

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How would you rate city’s services?

Do you feel the city provides the services it should? Are there places where the city should improve or expand service? Or are there places where the city could cut back on services offered?

Five repeat as state champions

On first day of Class 1-2 state track and field championships

There were a lot of familiar faces atop the awards stand Friday at Dwight T. Reed Stadium.

Missouri softball travels to UCLA

NCAA Super Regional

The Missouri softball team begins a best-of-three super regional against UCLA today in Los Angeles.

Learfield to represent Butler University athletics’ multimedia

Butler University in Indianapolis has named Learfield Sports to represent Bulldog Athletics’ multimedia rights through the 2024-25 collegiate athletic season, according to a Learfield news release.

Our Opinion: United Way volunteers meet goal behind scenes

The United Way of Central Missouri is most visible in the community during the fall months when it conducts its annual fundraising campaign.

Eight parts of speech were said previously

The News Tribune found eight parts of Patricia Russell-McCloud’s Lincoln University commencement speech that appear to originate elsewhere.

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Ukrainian pastor to tell story at two area churches

The pastor of a Ukrainian church burned by Russian separatists is spending a week in Jefferson City and the summer in the United States.

Fatima baseball blanks Dixon for title

WESTPHALIA — A big first inning helped the Fatima Comets capture a 5-0 win against the Dixon Bulldogs in Thursday night’s championship game of the Class 3 District 9 Tournament.

Our Opinion: Exercise care during Operation C.A.R.E

Motorists and boaters are urged to exercise care during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, because the Missouri Highway Patrol will be emphasizing Operation C.A.R.E.

East School students honored

East Elementary School celebrated its successes as well as promoting its fifth-grade students Wednesday at the Etta and Joseph Miller Performing Arts Center.

Defensive end Loud booted off Missouri team

The Missouri football team’s trip to a second straight Southeastern Conference championship game last season was fueled in no small part by the defensive end duo of Shane Ray and Markus Golden.

Our Opinion: Heal division between Legislature, Conservation

When powerful forces collide, the repercussions can be perilous.

JC man arrested after fatal crash in Maries Co.

A Jefferson City man is facing several charges in connection with a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred Tuesday night in Maries County.

St. Elizabeth uses wacky play in 7th to dispatch Tuscumbia

ST. ELIZABETH — It wasn’t a walkoff win, it was a run-off one.

Elder captures state title, Franks finishes second for Blair Oaks

The 1-2 punch of the Blair Oaks Falcons finished 1-2 in the state.

Clausen qualifies for state again

David Clausen of Jefferson City High School is going back to the Class 2 state tennis tournament.

Dickneite's no-hitter advances Comets

Alex Dickneite threw a no-hitter Tuesday to lead Fatima to a 10-0 district semifinal win against Eugene in six innings.

Jays finish state golf tourney

SEDALIA — Three Jefferson City Jays wrapped up play Tuesday in the Class 4 state golf championships at Sedalia Country Club.

Prep Baseball: Linn 7, Iberia 0

The Linn Wildcats advanced to the Class 2 District 8 championship Tuesday with a 7-0 defeat of Iberia.

Our Opinion: Graduates, celebrate being unique

Mid-May is an uplifting time of year. No, we’re not talking about the end of the legislative session, we’re referencing graduation season.

Jays' Clausen repeats as district tennis champ

It was a repeat championship performance for David Clausen.

MoDOT seeking public opinions on 'favorite' digital board messages

MoDOT wants to know what travelers think about the safety messages the state Transportation department posts on its 250 digital message boards along Missouri’s interstates and other major highways.

Pembroke Hill leads at Class 3 state golf

Pembroke Hill leads the Class 3 state golf championships after the opening day at Silo Ridge Golf and Country Club in Bolivar.

New Bloomfield's Withers shoots 84 at state golf

Gannon Withers of New Bloomfield shot an 84 on Monday in the opening round of the Class 1 state golf championships at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club.

Franks leads at Class 2 state golf

Kory Franks of Blair Oaks was on his game Monday on the opening day of the Class 2 state golf championships.

Girls Soccer: Helias blanks Warrensburg

CAMDENTON — The Helias Lady Crusaders blanked the Warrensburg Lady Tigers 10-0 in the semifinals of the Class 3 District 13 Tournament.

Prep Baseball: Blair Oaks shuts out Cuba

WESTPHALIA — The Blair Oaks Falcons rolled to an 11-0 win in five innings Monday night against the Cuba Wildcats in the Class 3 District 9 Tournament.

Prep Baseball: Helias falls to Bolivar

KAISER — The Helias Crusaders dropped a 2-0 decision Monday to the Bolivar Liberators in the semifinals of the Class 4 District 10 Tournament.

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Justin Smith calls it a career

When Justin Smith decided that his body wouldn’t let him perform up to his own lofty standards, he knew it was time to stop playing.

Trowbridge tied for 21st at state golf

Gabe Trowbridge of Jefferson City shot a 76 on the first day of the Class 4 state golf championships Monday at the Sedalia Country Club.

Helias tennis hosts individual districts

The Helias tennis team’s season came to a close Monday, as the Crusaders competed in the Class 1 District 8 individual tournament at Washington Park.