CAMDENTON, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol says two women were killed and three children were injured in a two-vehicle collision in southwest Missouri.
Missouri archers take aim at statewide tournament
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 8:51pm
COLUMBIA - Bullseye is the name of the game for thousands of archers this weekend.
The 2018 Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program (MONASP) Tournament is in Branson this weekend, March 23rd and 24th.
Future of new airport terminal location remains unclear after meeting
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 7:43pm
COLUMBIA - Less than 24 hours after a Target 8 Investigation concerning the location of a new airport terminal, the Airport Advisory Board and Columbia City Council met Thursday to discuss revenue and infrastructure.
The discussion of a new terminal has been a conversation since 2015, with one of the major questions being what group has the power in this process.
2 women die, children injured in south Missouri crash
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 6:49pm
Holts Summit hears proposed smoking ordinance
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 5:57pm
HOLTS SUMMIT - A proposed smoking ordinance will be first introduced to the Holts Summit Board of Alderman Thursday night.
City Administrator Rick Hess wrote the ordinance, which would regulate where people can smoke within city limits.
Police investigating comments about bombs on Mexico school buses
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 5:53pm
MEXICO -- Audrain County Joint Communications received a call from a man making general comments about bombs being in Mexico schools and on school buses on Thursday.
The Mexico Public Safety Department and Mexico Public Schools were immediately notified of the suspicious call. Staff and officers were made aware of the incident and told to be cautious of any strange activity or objects around the school.
Southern Boone looking into adding second school resource officer
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 5:11pm
ASHLAND - Southern Boone School District might be adding another school resource officer to its staff.
The district already has one SRO that roams the halls of Southern Boone High School.
Woman charged after police find drugs, pills, cash
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 4:27pm
RANDOLPH COUNTY - A woman has been charged after North Missouri Drug Task Force and other agencies reported finding drugs at a home in Moberly.
Authorities executed a search warrant in the 400 block of South Ault Street in Moberly on January 12. After entering the house, officers found containers of marijuana, various pills, drug paraphernalia and two guns. They also said one of the people there had $1,720 in cash.
Columbia City Council evaluates City Manager Mike Matthes
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 3:38pm
COLUMBIA - The Columbia City Council met behind closed doors Thursday afternoon to discuss a performance evaluation of City Manager Mike Matthes.
Second Ward Councilman Michael Trapp said after the meeting, "It's a personnel matter so I don't want to go into any detail."
Woman's ex-husband asks for order of protection against Greitens
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 3:11pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The ex-husband of the woman who had an affair with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is seeking an order for protection from the governor.
The motion filed Thursday does not allege any threats from Greitens, but says that the man feels intimidated in part because the governor is a retired Navy SEAL officer.
MU Health Care's planned expansion may help rural hospitals
Posted on 22 March 2018 at 1:28pm
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri plans to expand its partnerships with several hospitals and improving medical care access to its patients.
MU Health Care announced their plans to the Board of Curators' committee on Wednesday night. CEO Jonathan Curtright and UM System President Mun Choi said they want to partner with Bothwell Regional Health Center, Hannibal Regional Healthcare System and Lake Regional Health System and continue working with Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City.