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Mercer County Sheriff’s and Centerville Police in Iowa in search of missing teenager

| January 31, 2018

Sebastian Husted, 18, was last seen at a hog confinement facility in Mercer County on January 22, 2018.

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NEWSMAKER — Opioid overdose deaths costing Missouri 96% of the total economic burden

| January 23, 2018

Researchers found the opioid overdose mortality rate in Missouri nearly doubled between 2012 and 2016.

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Missouri Attorney General sends forth legislative proposals to strengthen Missouri’s Sunshine Law

| January 22, 2018

Hawley’s proposals come following a meeting with the Missouri Press Association over the state of Missouri’s current Sunshine Law.

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Wrong way driver caused life threatening injuries for child from Kearney

| January 21, 2018

An 8 year old from Kearney is in serious condition after a wrong way driver hit the car he was riding in early Sunday morning.

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The KMZU Capitol Conversation — As Governor Greitens trudges on, legislators push forward

| January 17, 2018

Rep. Rusty Black (R-Mo. 7) says Governor Greitens (R-Mo.) should not resign – at least, not yet – but the governor isn’t his main focus. His focus, he says, is on the people of Missouri’s 7th House District and how to make life better for them.

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Patrol SWAT unit assists with Saline County manhunt

| January 14, 2018

Wanted man in custody after manhunt in southern Saline County.

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NEWSMAKER — The Capitol Conversation: Senator Roy Blunt reflects on 2017, sees promise in 2018

| January 11, 2018

Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) reflects on 2017 and surveys the lay of the land in the year ahead as Congress sets its goals for 2018. Be sure to catch part 2 of this KMZU Capitol Conversation series with Senator Blunt and KMZU’s Brian Lock on Friday at 7:25 a.m.

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Auditor Galloway alleges state mismanagement causing late payment of tax refunds to Missourians

| January 8, 2018

In 2017, 155,000 refunds were paid to Missourians with late interest, an increase of 86%, while 400,000 or more taxpayers in the state received their refunds late without any interest paid.

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NEWSMAKER — Tips for disposing of holiday trees

| December 29, 2017

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has a few suggestions to held with tree disposal after the holiday season.

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