No One Injured In Montgomery County Fair Fire

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a fire broke out at a carnival attraction on opening night of the Montgomery County Fair. In a release, there were volunteer firefighters on the grounds who used fire extinguishers and water hoses to keep the fire at bay until Montgomery County Fire arrived. The fire is reported […]

Licensing Costs To Increase Next Month

The cost to renew drivers licenses and license plates in Missouri will soon increase for the first time in 20 years. The cost for processing a three-year drivers license will rise next month from $2.50 to $6 and for a license longer than 3 years, the cost will climb from $5 to $12. License plate […]

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 […]

Marshals Warn Of Phone Scam

The U.S. Marshals in the Western District of Missouri are alerting the public of an impostor phone scam where the perpetrators are spoofing official phone numbers to trick people into sending money. The tactic involves scammers using technology to modify what appears on the victim’s caller I.D. The Marshals are urging people to report these […]

Medical Marijuana Applications Available Tuesday

Applications for medical marijuana identification cards will be available online tomorrow. [Tuesday] Missouri became one of 33 states to approve medical marijuana after an overwhelming vote in November. A state-licensed physician must agree that medical marijuana could benefit the condition of the patient requesting a medical marijuana card. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior […]

Severe Storms Possible Saturday

The National Weather Service is reporting a chance for severe thunderstorms today across mid-Missouri. The best timing for the storms will be between 3 and 9 PM, with damaging winds and large hail being the main threats. The storms are predicted to move out of the area quickly and will leave the temperatures cooler heading […]

Missouri Bond Reform Could Limit Courts

A new bond reform will go into effect on July 1 that would change the process of incarceration before trial. According to the bond reform, the plan would restrict courts from charging defendants bail as a condition of release. The new rules would not only limit how long a defendant can be detained before a […]

MSHP Says To Expect Some Delays In Travel

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is advising drivers to check the MoDOT Travel Information Map before hitting the road for Memorial Day. The patrol is advising motorists to plan for delays in travel due to additional traffic on the roadway and flooding events throughout the state. More rain is expected in some areas and could […]

Another Round Of Storms Predicted For Wednesday

The National Weather Service is predicting a second round of severe weather for tonight. [Wednesday] A tornado watch was issued this afternoon for Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Cole, Montgomery, Pike, Monroe, Ralls, Shelby, Cooper, Saline, Howard, Pettis, Chariton and Randolph Counties until 11:00. The National Weather Service reports severe thunderstorms are expected this evening and tonight. […]

Severe Weather Possible Tuesday

The National Weather Service is reporting an enhanced risk of strong to severe thunderstorms in mid-Missouri for tomorrow afternoon. [Tuesday] The storm is expected to produce damaging winds with gusts of up to 70 miles per hour and the possibility of multiple tornadoes, according to the latest NWS forecast model. Heavy rainfall could also lead […]