Category: Local


Jennings School District closes on Monday and Tuesday

JENNINGS, Mo. (AP) – A school district that includes some students from Ferguson, Missouri, is calling off cl...

Rauner wants quick decision on pension overhaul

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner says he wants the Illinois Supreme Court to rule “as so...

Some Illinois schools make preparations for grand jury decision

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) – School officials in areas of southern Illinois say they’re preparing for a gran...

AG Holder issues call for peace between protesters and police

WASHINGTON (AP) – With a decision by a Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury believed to be imminent, Attorney Gener...

Battle brewing to lead Missouri GOP

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A battle is brewing over the leadership of the Missouri Republican Party as it loo...

Students Walk Out On Nixon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Some Kansas City students have walked out of a speech Missouri Governor Jay Nixon was...

Meth Mom Sentenced

ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri woman who admitted to selling marijuana and smoking methamphetamine in the...

Silver Advisory Issued For Missing Ferguson Man


Schweich considering race for Missouri governor

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich confirms he is considering a run for governor and wi...

Union rep: Wilson does not expect charges

A police union official says Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot Michael Brown does not expect to face criminal...