Local and Regional News

5/29-News From St. Clair Co. Senior Center


St. Clair Senior Center plans menu changes and weekly drawing

5/29-MoDOT Express Lane


MoDOT Warns Motorists to Watch Out for Summer Work Zones...Plus Other Stories

5/29-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Friday, May 29   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)  

5/29-Need More Time to Make a Plan


(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is pushing back the deadline for the state’s Division of Energy to devise a comprehensive statewide energy plan.

5/29-Fundraiser Underway


A fundraising effort to honor Sandra and Zach Sutton has begun.

5/29-Swimming Beaches Closed


WARSAW, Mo. —The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Harry S. Truman Lake announces the immediate closure of two swimming beaches on the lake due to high lake levels.

5/29-The Bates Co. Sheriff's Dept. Collects Some Trash


Bates County Sheriffs Office: Sex Offender Sweep       Operation S.O.S. Sex Offender Sweep

5/29-Photos of Box Where Woman Was Held


Sedalia Police Department releases photos of captivity box     The Sedalia Police Department has released photos of the box Sandra Sutton was kept in by James B. Horn Jr. at his residence.

5/29-From the SCCSO


Investigation of missing man from rural Appleton City concludes, warrant arrest and burglary report taken

5/29-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Three injuries from Windsor and one from Holden plus four arrests from West-Central MO.

5/29-Lawmakers Sue Gov...


to block state funding for new football stadium May 28, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/29-New State Psychiatric Hospital...


officially under construction May 28, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/29-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Thursday, May 28, 2015  

5/28-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Three arrests.

5/28-HCSO Report/Arrests and Special News Release


Two charged in robbery, kidnapping and assault.

5/28-MU Study on release of BPA


 may reach nearby waterways.

5/28-Family Reports Dale Miller Body Found


According to the report a person hunting for arrowheads came across a green rubber muck boot on Tuesday.

5/28-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Arrest Report Details

5/28-Area Road and Bridge Work


RoadZones today  Thursday May 28, 2015.

5/28-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Wednesday, May 27, 2015   Closing Grain and Livestock Futures Jul. corn closed at $3.49 and 1/2, down 5 and 1/2 cents.

5/27-Washington Univ. Graduates Create...


‘smart pillow’ to improve sleep quality May 27, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/27-Body Pulled...


from Missouri River in Jefferson City May 27, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/27-SPEAKOUT 5/28


DR. DAVE'S GUEST ON SPEAKOUT ON THURSDAY WILL BE MONTE MCQUILLEN WITH THE CLINTON OFFICE OF THE MO DEPT. OF CONSERVATION AS THEY ARE FEATURED ONCE A MONTH ON THIS PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM.

5/27-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


A 19 year old from Kansas City.

5/27-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 26, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 27, 2015

5/27-Here's the Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI THURSDAY MAY 21, 2015, 16h DAY OF THE APRIL 2015 TERM

5/27-Growing Businesses in MO


Office of Administration to host Small Business Symposium & Reverse Vendor Fair

5/27-Pleasant Hill Resident Honored


Shelby Teufel Recipient of Richard R. Noll Award Honored for Professionalism, High Standards of Accomplishment and Ethical Conduct

5/27-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Wednesday, May 27   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

5/27-Details Concerning the Search for a Murderer(two stories)


KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Sandra and Zach Sutton will be buried Wednesday in Clinton, Missouri, and new details are emerging about how police found the man accused of killing them. 

5/27-City Council Adds Two Items to the Aug. Ballot


There will be at least two issues on the ballot for the residents of Clinton come late summer.

5/27-Butler Woman Arrested


KANSAS CITY, Mo. —A woman sought in connection with a fatal crash in February that killed a passenger in her vehicle has been taken into custody.

5/27-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A fatality in Johnson Co. and an arrest from Clinton.

5/27-Database of...


historic Missouri prison records now online May 27, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/27-Search Resumes...


for possible body floating in Missouri River May 26, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/27-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Tuesday, May 26, 2015 

5/26-From the MSHP


Six People Die In Memorial Day Weekend Traffic Crashes

5/26-From the SCCSO


St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Release for May 18-25, 2015        St. Clair County Sheriff Scott Keeler said deputies made several arrests and took a report of stealing during the week of May 18-25.

5/26-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Five arrests, four are from Clinton.

5/26-HCSO Report/Arrests and Special Release


Robbery and assault being investigated

5/26-Civil Air Patrol Now in Warrensburg


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Civil Air Patrol’s Missouri Wing recently opened a new squadron in Warrensburg, the newest of 38 squadrons across the state.

5/26-From the Henry Co. Health Center


Weekly tips, news, info and more.

5/26-Understanding Domestic Violence


The public’s attention is focusing on the story of Sandra Sutton, the horrifying abuse she suffered and her tragic murder, and that of her teenage son Zachary Wade Sutton. It may appear at first to be a sad but isolated incident, an extreme crime...

5/26-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, May 26   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

5/26-Tornado in St. Clair Co.


ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Mo. - An EF-1 tornado tore through St. Clair county Sunday afternoon and destroyed several buildings.

5/26-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries in Henry and Johnson counties.  Other injuries and arrests for West-Central MO from this past weekend can be found dated 5/25.

5/26-Votor Photo ID Initiative Petition...


filed by Missouri Secretary of State candidate May 26, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/26-MO Senator...


will try again to let human trafficking victims hide addresses May 26, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/26-MO Woman...


Will Receive Medal of Honor for Her Father’s Heroism May 25, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/26-Effort Would Expand...


Veterans Memorial at Missouri Capitol May 25, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/26-Bonding Proposal...


for new Missouri veterans home to be back in ’16 May 25, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/26-MO Siblings Named...


National Small Business Persons of the Year May 25, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/26-Brother "Elated"...


Missouri man serving life for pot offenses will get parole hearing May 22, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/26-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Friday, May 22, 2015  

5/25-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Accidents and arrests from Friday through early Monday aft.

5/23-MANHUNT ENDS IN DEATH


SEDALIA, Mo. - UPDATE 1:09 p.m. Saturday: The hunt for double homicide suspect James Horn Jr., is over.

5/23-Be on the Lookout


Police are asking holiday travelers that are spending time at nearby campsites and lakes to keep a watchful eye for accused murderer James Horn.  

5/23-Reward Being Offered


Reward: Pettis County Crime Stoppers with a generous $2,000.00 contribution from Steak and Shake and $2,000.00 from Dairy Queen is offering a combined cash reward of up to $5,000.00.

5/22-Outdoor Pool Delayed Opening


The Clinton Municipal Pool in Artesian Park will not open this weekend as scheduled, due to cold water conditions.

5/22-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


A 29 year old from Clinton.

5/22-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 21, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 22, 2015

5/22-KCP&L Warns Customers of a New Scam


KCP&L wants to warn Kansas and Missouri business and residential customers of a new scam.

5/22-Here's the Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI TUESDAY MAY 19, 2015, 15th DAY OF THE APRIL 2015 TERM

5/22-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Friday, May 22   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)  

5/22-Four Out of Five Stars!


GVMH receives a 4 star rating Recently, Medicare published Star Ratings for all hospitals in the United States.

5/22-Conservation Comm. May Meeting Agenda


Thursday, May 28, 2015: CLOSED EXECUTIVE SESSION -- 10:00 a.m. Friday, May 29, 2015: REGULAR OPEN MEETING -- 8:30 a.m. 

5/22-No Sign of Suspect Plus Other Info(four stories)


CLINTON, MO (KCTV) - David Sutton left his job at a Tyson Foods plant and returned home to his Clinton home where he expected to find his sister and nephew sleeping.

5/22-Bad and Getting Worse


SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - County roads have improved a lot in recent years.  Still, a report by a national transportation research group called TRIP ranks the rural roads of Missouri as the 15th worst in the nation.

5/22-From the SCCSO


Five warrant arrests served

5/22-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A fatality and serious injuries from Humansville and an injury from Windsor plus six arrests from Warrensburg and one from Sedalia.

5/22-MO Could Face...


Canadian sanctions over labeling program May 22, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/22-From the brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Thursday, May 21, 2015  

5/21-Suspect Remains on the Loose


CLINTON, Mo. — A 46-year-old woman and her 17-year-old son were murdered overnight in Clinton, Mo., and police continued Thursday to search for the suspect, identified as James Horn, 47, of Sedalia.

5/21-Still No Sighting of Suspect


SEDALIA, Mo. - The Sedalia Police department says convicted sex-offender James B. Horn, Jr., wanted for allegedly keeping a woman in a box for more than four months, slipped through the cracks of a system where different agencies are responsible for check...

5/21-Sen. McCaskill Supports...


Sen. McCaskill supports limits on military equipment going to police May 21, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/21-Office of a State Senator...


under investigation regarding alleged harassment of intern May 21, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/21-MO Joins...


nationwide lawsuit against four sham cancer charities May 21, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/21-MO Senate Democrat Leader:


tension could continue in ’16 (VIDEO) May 21, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/21-Search for Suspect Turns Back to Sedalia


KANSAS CITY, Mo. —A woman held captive in a wooden box in Sedalia earlier this year has been found slain in Clinton, police said.  He may be in Sedalia, according to reports.

5/21-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 20, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 21, 2015

5/21-Suspect Identified from Clinton Deaths


 On 5-21-2015, at 4:21 A.M, Clinton Police Officers were dispatched to a house located at 716 East Franklin Street.  Upon arrival, officers found two subjects inside the residence deceased from what appear to be gunshot wounds. 

5/21-Road Work in St. Clair Co.


St. Clair County updates.

5/21-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, May 21   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)  

5/21-Investigation in Clinton


The Clinton Police Dept. is currently investigating the deaths of two people.

5/21-Give 'em a Brake!


MDC encourages motorists to give turtles a brake! Be alert when driving to avoid hitting these slow and steady travelers crossing roads.

5/21-Watch for Work Zones!


MoDOT Warns Motorists to Watch Out for Summer Work Zones

5/21-Here's the Latest from the Clinton School Board of Education


Board of Education Meeting May 18, 2015 The regular meeting was called to order at 5:59 pm by Board President Craig Thompson. The agenda was approved as presented.

5/21-Watch for Those on Motorcycles


Motorcycles account for 2% of all registered vehicles in the state, but 10% of Missouri traffic fatalities.

5/21-Enhanced Protections


AG Koster obtains enhanced consumer protections from major credit reporting agencies through national settlement

5/21-Settlement With RadioShack


AG Koster announces settlement to limit sale of consumers' personal information by RadioShack

5/21-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Warrensburg and Warsaw.

5/21-MO Sets Date to...


execute man who raped, killed Strafford girl in 2001 May 20, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/21-MO to Have...


human trafficking task force, other measure to wait May 20, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/21-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Wednesday, May 20, 2015  

5/20-Hiring More Veterans


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says its plan to hire 100,000 military veterans has been so successful that it intends to hire even more. 

5/20-Bridge Work in Henry and St. Clair Counties


Bridges in Henry & St. Clair Counties CLOSED Beginning Weeks of May 26, June 29

5/20-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 19, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 20, 2015

5/20-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI THURSDAY MAY 14, 2015, 14th DAY OF THE APRIL 2015 TERM

5/20-Keeping it Rural


Focusing on Rural Postal Issues, McCaskill Co-Hosts Senate Roundtable Senator to U.S. Postal Service, Congressional colleagues: post offices are ‘part of the identity of rural America’  

5/20-Improving Habitat and Water for Wildlife


MDC and USDA offer funds to improve wildlife habitat and water quality on private pasture and forest lands in Missouri Qualifying landowners must sign up for the program at their local NRCS office by June 5.

5/20-Providing Autism Coverage


Gov. Nixon announces $4.5 million settlement with Aetna after company failed to provide required autism coverage

5/20-Supporting Bridges!


Senators Blunt, Casey Continue Working To Support Bridges In Need Of Repair In Missouri & Nationwide

5/20-Keep it Safe Out There!


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers encourages visitors to be safe this Memorial Day weekend

5/20-Protecting the Kids


Senator Blunt Leads Bipartisan Bill To Protect Children From Sexual Abuse

5/20-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, May 20   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

5/20-Providing More Protections


SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The 2015 Missouri legislative session ended on May 15 with a traditional paper toss, but before the lawmakers let loose they approved some important changes in state law.

5/20-Jobs Report for MO


DED releases April 2015 Jobs Report  

5/20-Clinton City Council Meets


A possible election in Aug. and storm damage. Those are just two of the items talked about Tuesday night during Clinton's City Council meeting.

5/20-Defrauding Donors


AG Koster sues four sham cancer charities for defrauding donors of more than $187 million

5/20-New President of MO State Board of Education


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Charlie Shields of St. Joseph will serve as president of the Missouri State Board of Education after being elected to a two-year term.

5/20-Chase Ends in Cass Co.


Bates County Sheriffs Office: Wild Monday Police Chase ends in Harrisonville

5/20-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Serious injuries in St. Clair Co. and an arrest from Raymore.

5/20-Gas Prices...


increase nationwide, but in Missouri are below national average May 19, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/20-MO Awaits...


US Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision May 20, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/20-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Tuesday, May 19, 2015  

5/19-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Four arrests and all four of those arrested are from Clinton.

5/19-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 18, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 19, 2015

5/19-We All Need a Family


Report: Trying to Ensure All Kids Grow Up in Families

5/19-Digital Highway Boards


Used to Share Safety Messages Vote Online for Your Favorite

5/19-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, May 19   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)  

5/19-Road Work in Henry and St. Clair Counties


Henry County Route P CLOSED For Road-Rebuilding Project Beginning Week of May 25                              

5/19-Applying for the Academies


McCaskill Announces Application Process for U.S. Service Academies Senator’s office now accepting applications for Class of 2020 at mccaskill.senate.gov/services/students/academy  

5/19-Some Pretty Rich Irony Here


Former House Speaker John Diehl voted for a bill this session that places new requirements on the content of sex ed classes.

5/19-Cass Co. Man Sentenced


CASS COUNTY, Mo. - Travis Wayne Williams will spend at least 50 years behind bars in Missouri.

5/19-From the SCCSO


St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Release for May 11-18, 2015      St. Clair County Sheriff Scott Keeler said deputies made several arrests and took a report of stealing during the week of May 11-18.

5/19-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury in Cass Co. and an arrest from Urich.

5/19-MO House Speaker:


too early to tell if legislature could overturn ‘right to work’ veto May 19, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/19-Decision on Release...


of Missouri man serving life for pot could come by ‘relatively’ early summer May 19, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/19-Funding to MO Transportation...


to be a priority in 2016 session May 19, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/19-MU Researchers...


developing video game for middle school students May 18, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

5/19-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Monday, May 18, 2015  

5/18-From the Henry Co. Health Center


Weekly updates, tips, news, articles and more.

5/18-Learn to Teach Archery


MDC hosting MoNASP teacher training workshop in Jefferson City The workshop is free, but registration is required by June 5.

5/18-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Four arrests; three of those are from Clinton.

5/18-Wing Access


Wing Access Benefits Those Who Serve, Honors Base Commander VanHerck

5/18-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 15, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 18, 2015

5/18-Affordable Health Care?


Report: 1 in 4 Adults with Insurance Still Can't Afford Health Care

5/18-Agriculture and the MO Legislature


Agriculture Grateful for Gains During 2015 Legislative Session

5/18-From State Senator Emery


Legislative Report for May 14, 2015

5/18-The IRS and the Military


IRS Marks National Military Appreciation Month; Free Tax Guide Focuses on Tax Benefits for Members of the Military

5/18-Nominations Begin Soon


FSA County Committee Nominations Start June 15

5/18-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Sunday, May 17   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

5/18-From U.S. Senator McCaskill


“Funding in fits and starts is a bad idea when it comes to infrastructure jobs—we need to replenish the highway trust fund and do it in a way that allows states to plan.

5/18-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Kingsville, Peculiar and others plus arrests from Clinton, Warsaw and others as well.

5/18-Lawmakers Assess...


what Missouri legislature did for Ferguson May 18, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/18-MO Lawmakers Promise...


review of Capitol intern program May 18, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/18-Republicans, Democrats Assess...


2015 Missouri session differently  May 16, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/18-MO Gov. Confirms...


he will veto ‘right to work’ May 15, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

5/18-Changes to Missouri's Lethal Force Law...


fall short of passage May 15, 2015 by Mike Lear

5/18-The Storm and it's Aftermath


May 17, 2015 Storm Damage At 12:07 a.m., Sunday, May 17th the National Weather Service issued a severe thunder storm warning, in effect until 12:45 a.m.

5/18-Shooting Incident in Henry Co.


Shooting incident being investigated According to Sheriff Kent Oberkrom, on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 9:13 p.m., Deputy Zach Sebree and Deputy Sheri Dody responded to 477 SE Hwy U in regards to a person who had a gunshot wound.

5/18-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Friday, May 15, 2015  

5/15-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 May 14, 2015

5/15-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Four arrests, all are from Clinton.

5/14-Thinking About School Supplies NOW!


Pre-Registration required to receive school supplies at Henry County Back to School Fair Students receiving school supplies at the Henry County Back to School Fair will be required to pre-register by June 30th.

5/14-Mover Over and Slow Down!


Move Over And Slow Down Awareness Month

5/13-Watch For Mowers!


MoDOT Mowing Activity Begins This Week

5/13-NRCS State Technical Committee Meeting


Set June 30

5/13-Care Connection Can Link People to More Benefits


Care Connection for Aging Services has expanded its services to include screening for and enrollment in a wide range of extra-help benefits offered by the state and federal governments.

5/12-Helping Small Business Owners


Sen. McCaskill to Host 2015 Procurement Conference at UCM 

5/12-Life Jackets Save Lives!


Enjoy America's Waterways, Play it Safe and Return Home Alive

5/12-Click It or Ticket Day and Night


Law Enforcement Buckling Down on Those Not Buckling Up Click It or Ticket Day and Night  

5/1-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 April 30, 2015 0700 a.m.- May 1, 2015   0811 Deputy Gillespie was contacted regarding animal complaint/ HBO 0908 Deputy Gillespie responded to the 400 block of SW P Hwy regarding 911 hang up/ HBO 1011 D

5/1-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Thursday, April 30, 2015. 

4/22-Missouri Workers Memorial Day


Missouri Department of Labor to Honor 2014 Fallen Workforce Missouri Workers.

4/10-Return With Purpose


Return With Purpose Workshop May 30 Helps Military Personnel, Veterans, Spouses Chart Course for Future

4/8-Ash Tree Health


Emerald Ash Borer Management Guide now available!

4/7-Watch When and Where You Burn Outside


Help prevent wildfires! A combination of strong winds, low humidity, dry conditions, and warming temperatures this time of year has the potential for unexpected wildfires.

4/6-Serial Number Verification Stations


2015 Lake Area Serial Number Verification Station Dates

4/6-Preventing Wildfires


MDC encourages people to help prevent wildfires

3/6-2015 Lake Area Verification Station Dates


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop F, announces the Patrol will provide marine serial number verification stations.

2/24-Boating Safety Courses in Warsaw


Troop A To Offer Certified Boating Safety Courses In Independence, Smithville, & Warsaw