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Improper passing caused accident and charges in Lafayette County

Improper passing caused accident and charges in Lafayette County

| July 2, 2015

A dangerous pass in Lafayette County ended with a driver injured and facing charges Wednesday.

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Two drivers injured in three vehicle Chariton County crash

Two drivers injured in three vehicle Chariton County crash

| July 2, 2015

The Highway Patrol investigated a three vehicle accident in Chariton County Wednesday afternoon.

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Passenger injured during Saline County accident

Passenger injured during Saline County accident

| July 2, 2015

A passenger from Cleveland Missouri was injured during an accident in Saline County Wednesday afternoon.

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Lawsuit alleging teacher slapped autistic boy settled

Lawsuit alleging teacher slapped autistic boy settled

| July 1, 2015

A federal judge has approved a $350,000 settlement in a lawsuit alleging a teacher repeatedly slapped an autistic boy at a Springfield school.

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Commission chastised for covering Ithcus on memorial

Commission chastised for covering Ithcus on memorial

| July 1, 2015

The Boone County Commission is being urged to overturn a decision to cover a Christian symbol on a monument to Columbia-area soldiers who died in Operation Desert Storm.

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Human remains found in southeast Missouri

Human remains found in southeast Missouri

| July 1, 2015

Human remains have been discovered in southeast Missouri, and authorities say they may be those of a man missing for nearly a year.

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DESE: Top 10 by 20 goals vastly supported

DESE: Top 10 by 20 goals vastly supported

| July 1, 2015

According to the numbers, 97% of Missouri educators believed being college and career ready by the time a student graduates is an extremely important goal.

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Springfield police probe bicyclist’s traffic death

Springfield police probe bicyclist’s traffic death

| July 1, 2015

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Springfield police are investigating the death of a 72-year-old bicyclist who was hit by a car. Reports indicate that Barbara Calhoun of Springfield died early Tuesday at a hospital. Police say Calhoun was not wearing a helmet when a sport utility vehicle hit her bicycle Monday afternoon at an intersection. Police […]

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Police: Man fatally shot by woman in St. Louis County

Police: Man fatally shot by woman in St. Louis County

| July 1, 2015

St. Louis County police are investigating after a man was fatally shot in the chest. A woman is the suspect in the shooting.

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