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Officials confirm hunting incident in Boone County

Officials confirm hunting incident in Boone County

Posted 9:40 PM 11/16/2019 by Naomi Klinge and Emily Wolf, KOMU 8 Digital Producers

BOONE COUNTY - Officials confirmed there was a hunting incident Saturday night.

Boone County sheriff's deputies and several medical units responded to Highway 124, just east of U.S. Highway 63 around 5:45 p.m.

Neighbors told KOMU 8 News on the scene that there is a hunting stand in the area.

11/15/2019

Columbia man charged with child sex crimes

Columbia man charged with child sex crimes

Posted 3:06 PM 11/15/2019 by Steve Lambson, KOMU 8 News Content Manager

COLUMBIA - Prosecutors charged a man Friday with child sex crimes which court documents said happened in 2018 and 2019.

Cale Kliethermes, 41, faces 5 charges, including one count of child molestation, one count of sexual misconduct involving a child under 15, and three counts of attempted (More)

11/14/2019

TARGET 8 FOLLOW-UP: Family disappointed after governor vetoes coroner bill

TARGET 8 FOLLOW-UP: Family disappointed after governor vetoes coroner bill

Posted 10:01 PM 11/14/2019 by Marisa Rios, KOMU 8 Reporter

GILLAM - Jay Minor is continuing to fight for his son, Jayke Minor, and other families after Governor Parson vetoed a bill that funds training for Missouri's coroners.

But (More)

11/13/2019

Sweet Springs Ambulance District weighs purchasing closed I-70 Community Hospital

Sweet Springs Ambulance District weighs purchasing closed I-70 Community Hospital

Posted 11:37 PM 11/13/2019 by Daniel Perreault and Spencer Humphrey, KOMU 8 Report

SWEET SPRINGS- As the I-70 Community Hospital sits dormant on the side of the interstate, the Sweet Springs Ambulance District is bidding to purchase the shuttered hospital.

The ambulance district held a meeting Wednesday night to gauge public support for the plan.

The 15-bed (More)

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