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5/3/2017

Boone County Emergency Management gives flood advice

Posted 2:07 PM 5/7/2017 by Abby Breidenbach, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - With the potential for flooding throughout the week, Boone County Emergency Management advises caution to drivers.

KOMU 8 spoke with Emergency Management and took to the roads to see exaclty where problems might come up. 

Wednesday morning, main roads, including I-70 (More)

5/5/2017

Smithton Middle School student threatens teacher

Smithton Middle School student threatens teacher

Posted 6:00 PM 5/6/2017 by Emily Hannemann, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA — Columbia Public Schools alerted parents about an incident that happened on Friday, saying a student pulled a knife on a teacher.

According to a letter to parents from the principal of Smithton Middle School, a student at Smithton Middle School brought a knife to (More)

5/4/2017

Two people hospitalized after car crash in Harrisburg

Two people hospitalized after car crash in Harrisburg

Posted 5:27 AM 5/5/2017 by Shaletta Norwood, KOMU 8 Reporter

HARRISBURG - Two people are in the hospital after being involved in a car crash. 

The accident happened on Highway 124. State troopers said a driver lost control on a sharp curve. 

The driver then hit another car coming from the opposite direction. 

The drivers conditions are unknown at this time. 

 

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