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Winter Weather Advisory for Ozarks Starts This Evening
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 02:23:24 -0800

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a winter weather advisory for snow...sleet and freezing drizzle...which is In effect from 4 pm Wednesday afternoon to 9 am Thursday. Winter Weather Advisory from 12/17/2014 4:00 PM to 12/18/2014 9:00 AM CST for: Webster County, Dallas County, Benton County, Wright County, Laclede County, Douglas County, Texas County ...

Heartland road projects for 12/18
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:20:50 -0800

Here is a list of road projects around the Heartland scheduled for Thursday, December 18.

Benton, MO man accused of child molestation
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:05:44 -0800

A Benton, Missouri man is accused of child molestation.

Perryville, MO man facing burglary charges
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:05:38 -0800

A Perryville, Missouri man was arrested in connection with three burglaries.

4 arrested in connection with Perryville burglary
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:50:28 -0800

Four people were arrested in connection with a burglary in Perryville, Missouri.

Fund established for 18-month-old killed in crash
Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:35:42 -0800

A fund has been established in honor of a baby who died in a crash in Union County on Dec. 11.

Chicago man facing multiple charges after traffic stop in Energy
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:20:32 -0800

A Chicago, Illinois man is facing multiple charges after he was pulled over on Wednesday morning, Dec. 17.

Winter Weather Advisory Continues for Ozarks
Mon, 01 Dec 2014 02:23:09 -0800

A Winter Weather Advisory continues for the Missouri Ozarks this morning with freezing rain and drizzle reported in many areas. The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued this Winter Weather Advisory for these counties in Missouri: UPDATED INFORMATION AT 5:28 am Event Extended (time)  Winter Weather Advisory valid from Dec 1 5:28 AM to 10:00 AM for:  Barry County and Camden County ...

6 injured, baby ejected, SB I-55 back open after crash near 68 MM
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:35:33 -0800

Southbound Interstate 55 at mile marker 68.2 is back open after a crash that seriously injured six people Wednesday afternoon.

Carlos sentenced for fatal Fort Benton stabbing
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:00:57 -0800

FORT BENTON -- Casey Carlos was sentenced on Wednesday for the January 2013 stabbing that killed 21-year old Fletcher Courtnage-McKinsey in Fort Benton.