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 […]

Amber Alert Issued In Maries County

UPDATE 5:10 PM: The infant and his mother have been located safe, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.   The Maries County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Dominique Summerford, who is 10 months old The child, and his mother 22 year old Alison Summerford, a white female who is 5 moths pregnant, were abducted […]

Highway Patrol Gives Safety Tips

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is encouraging Missourians to swim safe this summer. The Patrol has been called to investigate 28 drowning incidents so far this year. Troopers say Missouri’s lakes and rivers can include currents, drop-offs and floating debris that can make swimming more challenging. They continue by saying to never overestimate your swimming […]

One Injured In Lake Of The Ozarks Boat Crash

One person sustained serious injuries in a boat crash at the Lake of the Ozarks last night. [Wednesday] The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a boat driven by 66 year old Rick Hansen of Iowa struck a dock and another boat before coming to rest partially through the roof of a dock at the 28 […]

Arrest Made In Lake Ozarks Fatal Boat Crash

One man is facing charges after a fatal crash in Lake of the Ozarks this weekend. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports a collision happened between two boats on Saturday night around 10 near the 4 mile marker of Osage arm. Divers searched the area yesterday (Sunday) afternoon and found the body of 39 year old […]

Conservation Department Moves Toward Elk Hunting Season

The Missouri Department of Conservation shared its initial plan for a limited elk hunting season with the Missouri Conservation Commission at their meeting today. [Friday] According to MDC Elk and Deer Biologist Aaron Hildreth, the department will begin offering a limited season for hunting once the herd reaches a minimum of 200 with an annual […]

Piercy’s License Suspended Again

The Missouri Department of Public Safety has revoked the Peace Officer License of Anthony Piercy for a second time. Piercy was transporting 20 year old Brandon Ellingson on a boat at the Lake of the Ozarks when Ellingson fell from the boat and drowned due to an improperly secured life vest. The initial decision was […]

Free Fishing Days This Weekend

The Missouri Department of Conservation will be holding Free Fishing Days this Saturday and Sunday. One these two days, any person may fish in state waters without a permit, trout permit and prescribed area daily tags. Audrain County Conservation Agent Norman Steelman says user fees and permits may still be required at county, city or […]

Silver Alert Issued For Springfield Woman

The Missouri State Highway Patrol has issued a silver alert for a 62 year old Springfield woman. Sylvia Sue Donnell was last seen May 26 and has not been reached since, which is unusual. She suffers from dementia and is increasingly paranoid and often arms herself with blunt objects. Donnell is five feet eleven inches […]

Body of Swimmer Found At Lake of Ozarks

The body of a swimmer who went missing yesterday (Monday) at the Lake of the Ozarks is now found. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol the man is 27 year old William Gordon-Price from Overland Park, Kansas. The troopers found Prices body at around 1:30 this (Tuesday) morning, and his family has been notified.