Wellsville Woman Injured in Montgomery County Accident

A Wellsville woman is seriously injured in a two vehicle crash in Montgomery County yesterday (Saturday) morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 64-year old Stephen Kleinsorge of Montgomery City was slowing to make a right turn from Highway 19 a mile north of Montgomery City when his vehicle was rear-ended by 60-year old […]

Montgomery County Sheriff Scam

Montgomery County Sheriff Matt Schoo is warning residents of a scam in the area. In a press release today (Friday), Schoo says there have been 4 reports of a person calling victims and claiming they are a deputy with his department. The caller then tells the victims they have outstanding warrants and will then try […]

Montgomery County School Locked Down, Search Continues

The search for two men in Montgomery County is ongoing after a pursuit on westbound Interstate 70 near the 186 mile marker last night. [Sunday] The suspect vehicle lost control, drove through the center median cables and crossed into the eastbound lane of I-70, colliding with an oncoming vehicle. No injuries were reported. Witnesses reported […]

Report Shows Rural Missourians Have More Health Problems

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has released its report on rural health. The report finds that Missourians living in a rural county have worse health behaviors, worse health outcomes, and more difficulty accessing the health care services they need in comparison to those in urban areas. Rural counties are defined by having […]

Early Youth Deer Seasons Yields More Than 18,000 Statewide

The early portion of youth firearm deer season is complete and the Missouri Department of Conservation is reporting young hunters have harvested more than 18 thousand deer. In Audrain County 151 deer were taken over the weekend, 202 in Boone, 193 in Monroe County, 238 were harvested in Montgomery County, 176 in Ralls County, 185 […]

MSHP Urges Caution On Roads As Conditions Change

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is advising drivers to pay attention to changing weather conditions as a combination of snow, rain and cold temperatures over the next few days can make driving more hazardous. The patrol is urging drivers to use their headlights and reduce speed when the roadway appears wet or snow is present. […]

One Dead In Montgomery County Motorcycle Crash

One person has died after a motorcycle crash on Missouri 19 in Montgomery County yesterday [Monday] afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a vehicle driven by 44 year old Janet Duke of Hermann made a left turn into the path of a motorcycle driven by 65 year old Randall Shepard of Montgomery City. Shepard […]

AG Schmitt Issues Alert Regarding Scam

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt has issued a consumer alert about a potential scam targeting elderly and vulnerable citizens. Scammers have made the phone number appear to be coming from the U.S. Government or the U.S. District Court. The caller sounds like a child, pretending to be their grandchild who is currently being held in […]

Buckle Up Phone Down Reaches 10 Thousand Pledges

More than 10 thousand people have accepted the Buckle Up Phone Down Challenge since the program was created in 2017. The program is aimed at addressing the two most impactful actions a driver can take to prevent crashes, or survive if one occurs. According to the Missouri Department of Transportation and Missouri Coalition for Roadway […]

General Mills Voluntary Recall

General Mills announced a voluntary recall of five-pound bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour for the potential presence of E-Coli. The impacted bags have a use-by date of September 6, 2020. General Mills has not received any reports of confirmed illnesses related to this product. Consumers are asked to check their pantries […]