+-*Colonel J. Bret Johnson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announced that troopers rescued three campers yesterday who became stranded by rising flood waters in Benton County. Patrol pilots […]


+-*A demolition crew takes down the Harrison Apartments, 700 W. Third, Friday morning, after heavy  rains caused a partial roof collapse Thursday morning. The crew started working at 7 a.m. […]


+-*Jefferson City, Mo. – Attorney General Chris Koster announced the terms of a settlement that he and 16 other states have reached with Dollar Tree, Inc., following their review of […]

Nixon directs DPS, Patrol to institute no-wake order at Lake of the Ozarks effective immediately

July 2, 2015 State

+-*JEFFERSON CITY – Following heavy rainfall which caused water levels at the Lake of Ozarks to raise dramatically, Gov. Jay Nixon today directed the Missouri Department of Public Safety and […]

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Sedalia to be showcased August 20

July 2, 2015 Local

+-*By Randy Kirby Managing editor EDSPC (Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County) is gearing up for their annual Sedalia Showcase, scheduled for Aug. 20 during the 2015 Missouri State Fair. Executive Director […]

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Former Bothwell board chair receives excellence award

July 2, 2015 Business
Rollings governance pic

+-*The Missouri Hospital Association (MHA) has presented a 2015 Excellence in Governance Award to Rob Rollings, former chairman of the Bothwell Regional Health Center Board of Trustees. Rollings was one […]

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Bridge out on Wimer Road

July 2, 2015 Local
Wimer Rd Bridge Out

+-*Wimer Road one mile west of Highway 27 is closed due to a bridge being out, according to Dave Clippert, Sedalia-Pettis County Emergency Management Agency director.

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