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School of the Osage administrators named in sexual abuse lawsuit

School of the Osage administrators named in sexual abuse lawsuit

Posted 3:24 PM 11/21/2018 by Steve Lambson, News Content Manager

MILLER COUNTY - A new complaint filed in federal court Tuesday said adminstrators with the School of the Osage school district failed to take action after hearing accusations of sexual misconduct regarding a teacher.

In April, Miller County (More)

11/20/2018

Miller County investigation leads to 12 arrests on drug, weapons charges

Miller County investigation leads to 12 arrests on drug, weapons charges

Posted 11:41 AM 11/21/2018 by Channing Phillips, KOMU 8 Digital Reporter

MILLER COUNTY - The Miller County Sheriff’s Office conducted a large investigation on November 11 and 12 by the United States Marshals Service and the Lake Ozark Police Department.

The investigation led to 12 different arrests with offenses including registration violations (More)

Yesterday

What you need to know about flying drones and privacy

What you need to know about flying drones and privacy

Posted 7:45 AM 11/21/2018 by Angie Bailey, KOMU 8 Anchor

COLUMBIA - To many, drones are toys, but not to the Federal Aviation Association (FAA).

The FAA reports 1000s of new drones are being bought every week. So what are the rules for responsibly owning and operating an unmanned aerial vehicles... And what are your rights if there's an (More)
11/20/2018

CDC issues alert to avoid romaine lettuce

CDC issues alert to avoid romaine lettuce

Posted 5:45 PM 11/20/2018 by Mauricio Venegas, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

WASHINGTON DC - Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an alert for consumers to avoid eating romaine lettuce. 

CDC is advising consumers in the U.S. and in Canada not to eat any romaine lettuce, while retailers and restaurant have been told (More)

11/19/2018

UPDATE: CANCELLED Endangered silver advisory issued for Callaway County man

UPDATE: CANCELLED Endangered silver advisory issued for Callaway County man

Posted 7:32 PM 11/20/2018 by Greta Serrin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

CALLAWAY COUNTY - The Missouri State Highway Patrol released an endangered silver advisory for a missing 74-year-old man.

Jerry Hutcheson was reported missing Monday afternoon from his home off State Road AA, according to a news release from the Callaway County Sheriff's (More)

11/20/2018

More patients signing up for memberships to go to the doctor

More patients signing up for memberships to go to the doctor

Posted 10:39 PM 11/19/2018 by Emily Spain, KOMU 8 Anchor

COLUMBIA - It's a similar idea to paying a monthly fee for Netflix or a membership to a gym, but instead, it's for 24/7 access to a primary care doctor with no health insurance required. It's called direct primary care and it's growing in popularity in Columbia. 

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11/19/2018

UPDATE: Woman killed in Catholic store was a customer

UPDATE: Woman killed in Catholic store was a customer

Posted 12:01 PM 11/20/2018 by The Associated Press

BALLWIN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a woman killed inside a religious supply store in suburban St. Louis was a customer.

Police on Tuesday identified the victim as 53-year-old Jamie Schmidt of House Springs.

An armed man entered the Catholic Supply of St. Louis store near the (More)

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