Petition to reinvestigate drowning reaches 100,000 signatures

Posted 4:16 PM 10/17/2014 by Jordan Bowen, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - An online petition calling for authorities to reinvestigate the death of 20-year-old student Brandon Ellingson, who drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks in May while in police custody, has reached more than 100,000 signatures.

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President Truman's grandson shares lost letters from grandparents

Posted 5:59 PM 10/16/2014 by Vilma Obando, KOMU 8 Reporter

JEFFERSON CITY - President Harry Truman's eldest grandson, Clifton Truman Daniel, spoke about the lost private correspondence of his grandparents. 

Harry and Bess Truman exchanged over 2,600 letters during their courtship and marriage. Daniel said Bess Truman destroyed more than half (More)...

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