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Voter calls Prop D advertisement misleading, Lt. Governor says it's not

Voter calls Prop D advertisement misleading, Lt. Governor says it's not

Posted 1:27 PM 10/16/2018 by Nikki Ogle, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe made a stop in Columbia Tuesday to campaign for Proposition D, the gas tax meant to improve highway safety. 

One woman claims she was misled by the campaign for Prop D. 

Betty Pangborn voted absentee because she will be out of (More)

Yesterday

Mexico teenager faces multiple counts of child sexual abuse

Mexico teenager faces multiple counts of child sexual abuse

Posted 9:10 PM 10/15/2018 by Kasia Kerridge, KOMU 8 Reporter

MEXICO - A Mexico teenager faces 27 counts of child sexual abuse.

Probable cause documents allege 17-year-old Chandler Douse sexually abused four victims multiple times between September 2016 and May 2018, some of which are family members. According to court documents, the victims were (More)

10/13/2018

TARGET 8: Fact Check about the details of Proposition D

TARGET 8: Fact Check about the details of Proposition D

Posted 10:43 AM 10/16/2018 by Jared Austin, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Proposition D is a measure on the November ballot that would increase the gas tax throughout Missouri.

The current gas tax has not been increased since 1996. It is currently 17 cents, but according to SaferMO.com, inflation (More)

Yesterday

Royal Inn walkway shows signs of collapsing; guests forced to evacuate

Royal Inn walkway shows signs of collapsing; guests forced to evacuate

Posted 9:47 PM 10/15/2018 by Caroline Watkins, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and Daniel Perreault, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – A walkway outside of the Royal Inn off I-70 showed signs of structural damage Monday afternoon and guests had to leave.

Although the walkway did not collapse entirely, a building inspector determined there was enough damage to warrant an evacuation.  

Columbia (More)

10/14/2018

Pit bull shot in face found near Slater

Pit bull shot in face found near Slater

Posted 7:28 PM 10/14/2018 by CNN

SLATER - Gloria is a 2-year-old pit bull who was found near Slater, Missouri after someone shot her in the face.

It’s an upsetting story that will anger any animal lover.

However, after Unleashed Pet Rescue picked her up earlier this week, they knew they had to help.

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