Man Charged With Making Terrorist Threat

A Jefferson City man is now charged after referring to himself as “Your Next Mass Shooter” on a social media post. Twenty six year old Brian Groner was arrested yesterday [Wednesday] at his home. During an interview with authorities, Groner was reportedly “hostile” but admitted to “understanding the gravity of his statements on social media.” […]

Parson Calls Special Legislative Session

Governor Mike Parson called state lawmakers into a special legislative session next month to address an issue on auto sales. In June, the Missouri Supreme Court prohibited people from using the proceeds from the trade-in of multiple used cars as credit against sales tax on the purchase of a new vehicle. House minority leader Crystal […]

Flash Flood Watch Issued For Parts of Mid-Missouri

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for several mid-Missouri counties. The watch will go into effect at 7:00 this evening an will continue through tomorrow [Thursday] morning. The impacted counties include Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Cole, Moniteau, Montgomery and Pike. Widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop this evening and continue […]

ACLU Says Not Enough Time To Collect Signatures

Critics of Missouri’s new law that restricts abortions will not make a push to gather the signatures needed to put it to a public vote. The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri says it is impossible to collect the nearly 100 thousand voter signatures required in two weeks when the new law takes effect. The […]

Perseid Meteor Shower Can Be Seen Tonight

The annual Perseid Meteor Shower will still be at its peak tonight. [Tuesday] The Perseid Meteor Shower can produce up to 100 meteors per hour and are most visible after midnight. Although the nearly full moon could make some of the dimmer meteors more difficult to see, the bright ones will still be clearly visible. […]

Two Injured In Osage County Crash

A Fulton woman is seriously injured following a car crash on Old Highway 50 in Osage County yesterday. [Sunday] According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol the accident happened when 47 year old Melissa Love fell asleep at the wheel and the vehicle went down an embankment, striking several trees. Love, along with her passenger, […]

Extreme Heat To Return To Mid-Missouri

Mid-Missouri could see another round of extreme heat for the beginning of the week. The National Weather Service reports a combination of dangerous heat and humidity is likely on Monday in the afternoon and in the early evening. Heat index values are expected to be between 105 and 110 degrees. The NWS recommends avoiding strenuous […]

MU To Allow Alcohol Sales At Football Games

Mizzou Athletics announced today [Friday] it will sell beer and wine during football games at Memorial Stadium beginning this season. The decision follows the change of a long-standing SEC rule that alcoholic beverages be banned in sporting arenas. The sale of alcohol at football games will end at the end of the third quarter of […]

Columbia Police Asking For Help After Finding “Concerning” Message

The Columbia Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who could be at risk. Police say a message was written on the inner-side of the women’s bathroom door at Petro-Mart at 2200 West Ash Street in Columbia. The message stated: “I’m missing name ashley lewis somebody help” The message was […]

Flags To Be At Half Staff In Honor Of Roeber

Governor Mike Parson ordered U.S. and Missouri flags to be flown at half-staff on Monday in honor of Representative Rebecca Roeber, who died unexpectedly on July 30. Representative Roeber was elected to to office in 2014 after serving as an educator for 17 years. The flags will be flown at half-staff in honor of her […]