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11/19/2017

Jefferson City police locate vehicles damaged by gunfire

Jefferson City police locate vehicles damaged by gunfire

Posted 10:39 PM 11/19/2017 by Jacob Cavaiani, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - Officers located shell casings and vehicles damaged by gunfire Sunday evening, Jefferson City police said in a news release.

Police responded to the 200 block of North Ventura Ave. around 8:05 p.m. to reports of numerous gunshots in the area.

Police said there were no reports of victims.

11/18/2017

Group says it needs $500K to start St. Louis trolley

Group says it needs $500K to start St. Louis trolley

Posted 7:41 PM 11/18/2017 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The nonprofit group behind the long-delayed streetcar set to operate in St. Louis' Loop area and University City says operation won't begin unless it gets $500,000.

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11/19/2017

American Dream comes true for African migrant

American Dream comes true for African migrant

Posted 8:20 AM 11/19/2017 by Abby Dodge, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – While in Chad, Haby Naya learned how to braid hair by doing her friend’s, sister’s and even her doll's hair.

Naya moved to Columbia, Missouri, in 2004 to get her master’s degree at MU upon advice from her father, but it was not her passion.

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11/18/2017

Two dead following single-car crash in Camden County

Two dead following single-car crash in Camden County

Posted 1:57 PM 11/18/2017 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

CAMDEN COUNTY - Two Osage Beach residents were pronounced dead early Saturday morning following a single-car crash late Friday night.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Cheryl Riegerix was driving her 1999 Pontiac Firebird westbound on Route KK when she crossed (More)

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