Murder Trial Being Moved To Audrain County

A murder trial is being moved to Audrain County. Micheal Humphrey, of Jefferson City, is the ex-boyfriend of Lynlee Renick, of Columbia. The 2 are accused of killing Lynlee Renick’s husband, Ben Renick, in 2017. Ben Renick was a well-known snake breeder in Montgomery County. Micheal Humphrey’s first degree murder trial is being moved to […]

Ameren Missouri Warns of Scammers

Ameren Missouri is warning customers – both business and residential – about scammers. Ameren Missouri has seen an increase in the number of scam attempts by individuals posing as a company representative, typically using phone, in-person, or online tactics. Ameren Missouri says they will never send a notification to a customer within one hour of […]

MoDot Meeting In New Florence To Discuss Highway 19 Bridge Replacement

A meeting with Missouri Department of Transportation officials concerning the replacement of the Highway 19 bridge over I-70 is planned for tomorrow (Tuesday) night. The open-house style meeting will let residents stop by and visit with MoDot officials and see the four options being considered for the bridge replacement. According to the MoDot website, construction […]

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 […]

Conservation Agents Norman Steelman and Matt Spurgeon Talk Free Youth Fishing Clinic and An Increase In Wildlife Calls

Audrain County Conservation Agent Norman Steelman and Montgomery County Conservation Agent Matt Spurgeon were on the AM I Awake Morning Show today (Wednesday). Steelman says that his department is partnering up with the Mexico Parks and Recreation Department tonight (Wednesday) starting at 5 for a free youth fishing clinic. Both Steelman and Spurgeon also talked […]