Undocumented Immigrant Arrested In Callaway County After Traffic Stop

An undocumented immigrant is in the Callaway County Jail after an arrest by deputies yesterday (Thursday). The Callaway County Sheriff Office says a deputy was patrolling County Road 269 in the Stephens area when a traffic stop was made. The driver was identified as 42 year old Carlos Lozano-Hernandez. After inconsistencies regarding his residency status […]

Body Found In Missouri River Near Tebbetts

Authorities in Callaway County are working to identify a body found in the Missouri River near Tebbetts yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. The body was found around 4:58pm yesterday (Tuesday), and was taken to the Boone-Callaway Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy that is scheduled for today (Wednesday). The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office along with the Osage […]

Jefferson City Man Dies In Callaway County Motorcycle Accident

A Jefferson City man is dead after a motorcycle accident yesterday (Friday) in Callaway County. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 65 year old John A. Nelson went off the right side of Route J, near County Road 356 and overturned on his Honda motorcycle. The motorcycle hit a sign post before coming to a […]

Callaway County Fire Agencies To Start Carrying Narcan

Fire departments and agencies in Callaway County will begin carrying Narcan during calls. The medication is used to prevent opioid overdoses from heroin, morphine and oxycodone. The Fulton City Council approved the fire department partnering with the Callaway County Ambulance District to bring Narcan to the city. According to Fulton Fire Chief Kevin Coffelt his […]

New Callaway County Ambulance Building Completely Lost In Fire

The new Callaway County Ambulance District Building is completely lost after a fire early this (Thursday) morning. It happened around 5:30. The building was still under construction. The fire marshal is being called in to help investigate the cause, however nothing suspicious is suspected at this time.

Large Fire Reported In Callaway County

A large fire in Callaway County is being reported this (Thursday) morning. The fire broke out early this (Thursday) morning near County Roads 228 and 257. Multiple fire agencies responded including Boone, Callaway, and Millersburg. According to reports from ABC 17 the fire started at Russ Automotive. No other details are available at this time.

Man Identified in Callaway County Fatal Accident

A 43 year old California man is dead after an accident on I-70 in Callaway County yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened around 12:49 at the 142.8 mile marker. A vehicle had a flat tire, traveled into the median, hitting the median cable and overturning. Edwin Cruz-Nedrano of Costa Mesa, […]

Callaway County Looking At Plan For Aging Jail

Callaway County is doing some long term planning to deal with some issues with an aging jail. Sheriff Clay Chism says the jail is nearing 30 years and is having some structural issues. Chism says the long term planning committee is also looking at several issues such as the courthouse being overcrowded and other law […]