Local News

Arrest made in a shooting death case in Platte County

The defendant was found hiding in a creek bed near the scene of the crime.

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Sentencing carried out for man accused of assault

The defendant led law enforcement on a dangerous chase that began in Odessa, and involved a state trooper being forced off the roadway.

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Driver dies at railroad tracks in Randolph County

The accident reportedly occurred on Randolph County Road 2655 on railroad tracks as a trash truck failed to yield.

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Farm

Farm Bill passes through the House of Representatives

The House of Representatives passed their version of the 2018 Farm Bill on Thursday, June 21, by a narrow 2-vote margin.

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Dicamba weed application cutoff date quickly approaching

The cutoff date for Dicamba application is July 15 for all Missouri counties except for specific counties in the boot hill.

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University of Missouri to benefit from Bayer-Monsanto merger

The mayor of Columbia said he believes the merger will yield better results and add to the list of positive impacts for Missourians in all communities.

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Local Sports

NEWSMAKER — Local standouts shine at Lions All-Star Basketball Tournament in Trenton

Approximately 80 players gathered at North Central Missouri College for all-star festivities which included a tournament and a banquet.

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Holden downs Carrollton in Class 3 state quarterfinals, on to O’Fallon

On Wednesday, May 23, the Class 3, District 15 champion Carrollton High School Trojans baseball team played host to the District 14 champion Holden High School Eagles in the Class 3 quarterfinals.

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High school baseball rankings: MHSBCA 04/02

Multiple area teams dawn the list of state ranked teams classes 1 through 5

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