MU HealthCare Reportedly To Purchase SSM Audrain, and Jefferson City

MU Healthcare is reportedly going to purchase SSM hospitals in Jefferson City and Mexico. According to unnamed sources from the University, a press release will be sent out by SSM tomorrow (Thursday) confirming the purchase. A Do Diligence Report will need to be completed before the purchase can be approved which is a standard procedure. […]

Watkins Being Investigated For Possible Gag Order Violation

A special prosecutor has been assigned to investigate if a lawyer violated a gag order that had been put in place in the invasion of privacy case against former Governor Eric Greitens. Gerard “Jerry” Carmody will investigate a “charge of indirect criminal contempt” against Albert Watkins, the attorney for the ex-husband of a woman Greitens […]

Thyroid Medicine Recall

Westminster Pharmaceuticals has issued a voluntary recall for two thyroid medications. Levothyroxine and Liothyronine were recalled after it was discovered they were manufactured using ingredients found to be deficient with Current Good Manufacturing Practices. The tablets that are being recalled at the 15, 30, 60, 90 and 120 milligram doses. Consumers who have these thyroid […]

Serious Injuries In Kingdom City Tractor Trailer Crash

Two people sustained serious injuries in a crash in Kingdom City just before 7:30 this morning involving 3 tractor trailers. [Wednesday] The Highway Patrol reports the accident happened when a Freightliner driven by Yacouba Sy was slowing to exit off Interstate 70 at Kingdom City when he was rear ended by John Curry who was […]

Mexico Library To Change Hours

The Mexico Library will be switching to winter hours after Labor Day. As of September 4, the library will be open 2 evenings a week, Monday and Wednesday. The hours on these days will be 9:00AM to 8:00PM. The hours will be 9:00AM to 5:30PM Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and 9:00AM to 1:00PM on Saturday.

Shots Fired in Northeast Columbia

Boone County Deputies are looking into a shots fired incident that happened early this (Wednesday) morning in Northeast Columbia. It happened just before 2 this (Wednesday) morning at the intersection of Pinehurst and Godas Drive. Investigators say they have found over twenty five shell casings in the area and bullets struck two vehicles parked close […]

Parked Car Hit On Calhoun in Mexico Driver Leaves the Scene

Mexico Public safety is searching for a vehicle that allegedly hit a parked car last (Tuesday) night. Officers were contacted by the owner of a GMC Yukon on North Calhoun, around 10:21 Tuesday night. The man said he was working in his garage when he heard a loud bang and saw a grey colored jeep […]

MPSD Report for 8/15/18

Arrests Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 28 year old Danile A. Crenshaw yesterday (Tuesday) on a Callaway County Warrant. Public Safety arrested 48 year old Jerrad A. Mallory this (Wednesday) morning on a Ralls County Warrant and a Parole and Probation violation. Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls yesterday (Tuesday): A […]

Mexico Schools Back In Session

Mexico Public Schools are welcoming students back today (Wednesday).   Mexico Bright Futures formed a line at the middle school to welcome the sixth graders to their first day of junior high school. Mexico School Board President Dustin Pascoe says the first day back is always exciting. Enrollment this year including pre-kindergarten is 2613 students. […]

KXEO Sports Report for 8/15/18

The St. Louis Cardinals won their seventh straight game defeating the Washington Nationals 6-4 at Busch Stadium last (Wednesday) night. Redbirds starting pitcher John Gant helped his own cause as he hit a two run homer for his fist major league hit in the sixth inning. The Cardinals are only one game back in the […]