The investigative committee looking into criminal allegations against Governor Eric Greitens is expected to release a second report in the near future. House Speaker Todd Richardson confimed the committee has been investigating alleged misuse of a donor list for his gubernatorial campaign. Greitens was charged with computer data tampering on Friday by St. Louis Circuit […]
The Boone County Fire Protection District reports a natural cover fire on Highway 124 and Gano Chance Road this afternoon [Thursday] Assistant Fire Chief Gale Blomenkamp says a tractor knocked down power lines in the area, sparking the fire. Traffic was slow through the area throughout the afternoon, and the poles are being replaced.
Audrain County deputies arrested a man in the early morning hours today [Thursday] after he allegedly attempted to steal copper wiring from a farmer’s irrigator. Deputies were dispatched to Audrain Road 989 after the alarm on the equipment notified the farmer the lines had been cut. When deputies arrived, the found the wires were cut, […]
Spring appears to have sprung as we have a beautiful weekend ahead. Tomorrow will be breezy with a temperature topping out around 70, before a sunny Saturday with temperatures falling to the low 60s. Sunday looks clear with temperatures rising to nearly 70 under a sunny sky.
Colonel Grace Link has been tapped as the new Executive Director of the Missouri Veterans Commission. Link was named as the new director following a national search and extensive review. She is a Missouri National Guard Colonel with 31 years of services and was appointed as Interim Director in December of last year (2017). Link […]
Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 43 year old Travis Eugene Joles on an Audrain County Warrant yesterday (Wednesday). Public Safety went to the following calls yesterday (Wednesday): An unwanted subject at 101 West Promenade. Juvenile Problems at 1250 Curtis.
A Mexico, Missouri man is the recipient of a prestigious award. Fred West recently found out he won the Lt. Governor’s Senior Service Award and says it is quite an honor. Ione Bickell Mexico Senior Center Administrator nominated West and says its amazing the help he provides. West will be honored at the state capitol […]
The St. Louis Cardinals routed the New York Mets 9-1 last (Wednesday) night at Busch Stadium. The Redbirds propelled to victory by a strong pitching performance by starter Michael Wacha who struck out eight in six innings. Jedd Gyorko hit his first home run of the season and the 100th of his career. The […]
An investigation is underway by Columbia Police after a shooting at the Black and Gold bar early this (Thursday) morning. Officers say they went to the bar at 2101 East Business Loop 70, around 2:16 this (Thursday) morning and found a 36 year old man was hit by gunfire. He was taken to a local […]
Three arrests in Fulton last (Wednesday) night. According to Fulton Police they received a call for a Careless and Imprudent Driver in the area of Hawklake Drive just before 8. Officers say they located the vehicle behind a house and made contact with 31 year old Cale A. Larkin of Boonville who was arrested for […]