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6/5/2016

Construction continues on new Boone County Emergency Center

Construction continues on new Boone County Emergency Center

Posted 6:24 PM 6/6/2016 by Lauren Donovan, KOMU 8 News Reporter

COLUMBIA - Construction continues on the new home for Boone County Joint Communications and the Office of Emergency Management. The new building, located behind the Sheriff's Department on County Drive is called the Boone County Emergency Center. 

Despite a few setbacks including (More)

6/4/2016

Moberly man arrested after meth bust

Moberly man arrested after meth bust

Posted 8:25 AM 6/6/2016 by Carter Woodiel, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

MOBERLY - A Moberly man was arrested on drug charges Saturday after police officers searching his home discovered methamphetamine and other paraphernalia, according to Moberly police.

Police say they found 29 grams of methamphetamine at Kevin Loyd White's home on East Coates (More)

6/5/2016

Columbia Police Department hosts barbecue for neighborhood

Columbia Police Department hosts barbecue for neighborhood

Posted 8:58 AM 6/5/2016 by Nina Amedin, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department is hosting a barbecue for a north Columbia neighborhood today from 2-8 p.m.

Officers from the Community Outreach Unit will be at Auburn Hills Park grilling for the (More)

6/4/2016

Missouri woman's death ruled homicide; suspect arrested

Missouri woman's death ruled homicide; suspect arrested

Posted 11:36 AM 6/4/2016 by The Associated Press

JOPLIN (AP) — Authorities said a woman whose body was found recently in southwest Missouri was the victim of a homicide.

The Joplin Globe reports that 61-year-old Willanna Dunn's body was found Thursday near Joplin. Police have (More)

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