Callaway Bridge to Close for Maintenance

A Callaway County bridge on Interstate 70 will be closed for a few days for maintenance. The Missouri Department of Transportation says the eastbound lanes over Cedar Creek Bridge will be closed Sunday through Wednesday. One lane will be closed each day from 7PM until 6AM. The closure is expected to impact traffic in Callaway […]

Slight Warm Up For Sunday and Monday

Mid-Missouri will see a short break in the weather tomorrow and Monday. As the high temperature for today will struggle to climb out of the mid 30s, a warm front is expected to move in overnight, and will warm up Sunday reaching 50 degrees. Monday will also see above average temperatures, with highs in the […]

Auxvasse Dollar General Votes to Unionize

The Dollar General Store employees in Auxvasse became the first employees in the nation to unionize. The vote from the employees totalled 6 yes votes and 4 no votes. The workers will be a part of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 655. Corporate Dollar General released a statement saying they are disappointed in […]

Flu Cases On the Rise In Missouri

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is reporting an above average number of cases of the flu in the state. According to the most recent flu report, a total of 531 cases of laboratory positive flu cases have been reported. To date this season, 2447 cases have been reported. Influenza like illness was […]

Appeals Court Affirms Conviction of Mexico Man

The Easter District Court of Appeals has upheld a 90 year sentence for a Mexico man accused of multiple sex crimes against a child. Audrain County Prosecuting Attorney Jacob Shellabarger announced today 37 year old Dayton Durham’s conviction for statutory rape, statutory sodomy, enticement of a child, endangering the welfare of a child and child […]

Endangered Silver Advisory for Kearney Man

An endangered silver advisory is being issued for a missing Kearney man. Larry A. Brown was last seen going west on Highway 92 from Highway 33 in Kearney around 11:20 yesterday (Thursday) morning. Brown is diagnosed with dementia and has suffered some strokes recently. He is described a 77 year old white man, around 5’8, […]

Eldon Woman Receives Moderate Injuries after Accident in Miller County

An Eldon woman has moderate injuries after an accident in Miller County yesterday (Thursday) afternoon. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Route Y and Route Z when 53 year old Vicki L. Spencer failed to negotiate a curve in her 2001 Ford Focus, went off the road and overturned. Spencer was taken […]

Mexico Public Safety Report for 12/8/17

The Mexico Public Safety Department responded to the following calls yesterday (Thursday): A missing juvenile at 821 North Jefferson. A suicidal subject at 409 Fairground Road. A domestic physical incident at 415 North Calhoun. A fraud at 201 North Abat. A missing adult at 404 East Bolivar. A civil dispute at 221 North Missouri. Threats […]