Deputies discover stolen propety in Kliever woods
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 2:39pm
KLIEVER - Deputies discovered stolen property in the woods near Kliever, Missouri.
Police said they were alerted to the area by tips from the public. On December 9, deputies found a hydraulic post driver attachment and mounting plate, which was reported stolen from Morgan County a few days earlier.
Man in Audrain County death investigation identified
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 2:12pm
AUDRAIN COUNTY - Authorities identified the man found injured on a county road, and who later died, as Antonio Jefferson.
According to Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller, officials found Jefferson lying on the road near a car which had crashed into a tree. Jefferson died later at a hospital.
Mayor Treece pushes for speedup of new Columbia Airport terminal
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 1:37pm
COLUMBIA - As Columbia Regional Airport plans to expand, it got a push from Mayor Brian Treece.
Treece called for city council to join him in a request for an expedited location for the new airport terminal.
Republican tax reform bill aims to relief burden on taxpayers
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 1:18pm
Jefferson City - While the Republican Congress in Washington is working on a plan to overhaul the country's tax system, Missouri lawmakers are looking to make changes to their state's tax plan as well.
Sen. Bill Eigel, R-St. Charles County, pre-filed a new version of a tax reform bill called Missouri Economic Relief Act (MERA), or SB617.
MU endowment reaches $1 billion
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 1:08pm
COLUMBIA – The University of Missouri hit a major fundraising milestone, announcing Wednesday it reached the $1 billion mark.
The endowment has grown by more than $400 million since the start of the Missouri: Our Time to Lead campaign.
Man charged for fraudulently getting controlled substance
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 11:08am
MILLER COUNTY - A man was charged with two counts of fraudulently attempting to obtain a controlled substance.
Police said Brandon Warr, 25, was using a Springfield, Missouri doctor's DEA control number to get the substance.
Miller County man charged after repeatedly failing to register as sex offender
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 10:44am
MILLER COUNTY - Prosecutors charged a Miller County man with failing to comply with sex offender registration for a third time.
Robert McKie was charged in early December. Because McKie is a convicted sex offender, he has to register as one with law enforcement.
Mayor Treece to make announcement at Columbia Regional Airport
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 9:04am
COLUMBIA – The growth of Columbia Regional Airport is set to take another step forward Wednesday morning.
Mayor Brian Treece will make an announcement about the future of the airport at 9 a.m.
Shooting, standoff leads to SWAT team break-in
Posted on 13 December 2017 at 8:55am
COLUMBIA - SWAT teams broke in to a home on Fir Place following a standoff early Wednesday, but did not find the male suspect inside.
The situation started when Boone County Joint Communications received a call about a woman with a gunshot wound at the Phillips 66 gas station on Rangeline between I-70 and Business Loop. Police said the woman told them the man she was in a relationship with shot her in the foot during an argument. The woman was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Roy Moore loses Alabama Senate race; GOP margin narrows
Posted on 12 December 2017 at 10:30pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Alabama Republican Roy Moore, beset by allegations of sexual misconduct, lost his bid to become a senator. He was defeated by former U.S. attorney Doug Jones.
Several women have accused Moore of sexual assault. Two of them said they were teens at the time it happened.