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July 03, 2019 - 6:21 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Attorney General Eric Schmitt has settled a lawsuit against a southwestern Missouri city that his office alleges used traffic ticket quotas to generate revenue. Schmitt on Tuesday announced that the City of Diamond agreed to immediately stop the practice. The settlement...
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July 01, 2019 - 4:40 am
MILLER COUNTY, Mo. (AP) - A 39-year-old man is dead and five others are injured after two boats collided at the Lake of the Ozarks over the weekend. Fox4KC reports the two boats crashed around 10 p.m. Saturday in the Osage Arm area of the lake. The Missouri State Patrol says one boat was headed...
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Marc LaVoie
June 27, 2019 - 7:34 am
The mayor of Lexington, Mo. wrote an open letter to the city that cited hateful social media posts as his reason for resigning immediately. "I did not sign up for this mess," Fred Wiedner wrote in his letter. "Or, possibly I did and just didn't realize how mean people could be. Either way it is no...
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Rebecca Crockett
June 25, 2019 - 7:18 am
Construction is underway on an apartment complex in Springfield, Missouri to help children in the foster care system transition into adulthood. The Good Samaritan Boys Ranch is working with the state to help equip young people in a way they have not done before. A dorm-like group home and rental...
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June 24, 2019 - 7:09 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A police officer responding to a bad check complaint at a food market has been shot and killed near St. Louis. North County Police Cooperative Chief John Buchannan says officer Michael Langsdorf responded to a call Sunday afternoon about a bad check at a food market in Wellston,...
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June 13, 2019 - 4:32 am
The St. Louis Blues have won the first Stanley Cup in franchise history. Ryan O'Reilly and Alex Pietrangelo scored late in the first period and Brayden Schenn and Zach Sanford added goals in the third period as the Blues shut down the Boston Bruins 4-1 on Wednesday night in the deciding Game 7 of...
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June 07, 2019 - 5:43 am
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) - The St. Joseph school district has agreed to a nearly $130,000 settlement with a family who alleged in a lawsuit that an autistic student was bullied at an elementary school. The family said the student was the target of name-calling and other harassment at Eugene Field...
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June 05, 2019 - 5:02 pm
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — A convicted pedophile who ran an international child pornography ring has been charged with the 1993 abduction, rape and killing of a 9-year-old Missouri girl, after previously undetected DNA found on her clothing implicated him in the crime, authorities announced Wednesday...
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Bill Grady
June 04, 2019 - 6:37 am
The Missouri Department of Conservation is advising campers and hikers in the Ozarks to be "bear aware." Black bears in the Show-Me State are generally spotted south of Interstate 44. Females can weigh up to 275 pounds. Males, 550 pounds. They are powerful animals but they usually avoid...
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