Lower Gas Prices In Missouri For Holiday Travel

With holiday travel set to begin Mid-Missourians will be happy to see gas prices are on the decline this past month. According to AAA, the show me state has the cheapest gas price in the nation at $2.27 per gallon as of yesterday (Monday). Prices dropped 34 cents this month. AAA says crude production has […]

Three Arrests Made In Callaway County Storage Unit Thefts

Three men are now arrested in connection with a string of thefts from storage units in Callaway County. Callaway County Sheriff’s Office and Fulton Police along with Holts Summit Police say multiple thefts were investigated from units in and close to Auxvasse, Fulton, New Bloomfield, and Holts Summit between July 1st and November 14th. Police […]

Woman Arrested In Columbia Shooting On North Wester Lane

An arrest is now made after a shooting on North Wester Lane, east of the Columbia city limits over the weekend. The Boone County Sheriffs Office report arresting 26 year old Tiffany Fountain on three charges of First Degree Domestic Assault, Unlawful Use of a Weapon and Armed Criminal Action. According to Deputies it happened […]

Fulton Man In Jail After High Speed Chase in Callaway County

A Fulton man is in the Callaway County Jail after taking police on a car chase that reached speeds of 115 miles per hour. The Callaway County Sheriff’s Department reports deputies spotted 21 year old Wendell Steward Jr., driving on Business 54 near Glover Street in Fulton on Friday morning, and knew he was wanted […]

University Of Missouri Cutting Costs Trying to Boost Enrollment

The University of Missouri Board of Curators are announcing cost cutting measures to help with enrollment at all four campuses. UM System President Mun Choi announced yesterday (Friday) all four universities will be using a service called CenGage to lower the cost of textbooks. A projected savings on textbooks is three million for all four […]

Eugene Man Dies In Cole County Accident

A thirty year old Eugene man is dead after an accident in Cole County early this (Saturday) morning. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened around 12:30 on Highway 54 eastbound, three quarters of a mile east of Highway 17. Richard J. Lowry went off the road, hit the ground, became airborne, and overturned. Lowry […]

Thanksgiving Dinner Costs Missourians More Than Most

Missourians will pay more for a typical Thanksgiving Meal this year than other people in the United States. The price is an estimated $5.25 higher in the show-me state than the national average. According to a recent study by American Farm Bureau a sixteen pound turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, vegetable tray, peas, cranberries, rolls with […]

Missing Girl Found Safe In St. Louis

A Macon girl reported missing yesterday [Thursday] was located safe, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. A Endangered Person Advisory had been issued for 17 year old Katie Piatt after she reportedly got into an unknown vehicle with West Perry, a man she met through the internet. At around 9:00 she sent a text […]

Missouri Unemployment Ties Record Low

Missouri’s unemployment rate has tied a record low. The Department of Economic Development released a report showing the state’s unemployment rate is 3.1 percent, the lowest it has been since October 1999. Seasonally adjusted employment went up by more than 6 thousand jobs from September to October.