Category: Local


Michael Sam cut from Cowboys practice squad

IRVING, Texas (AP) – The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as...

Pot cultivation measure shot down by Columbia City Council

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – A local attorney’s attempt to decriminalize the cultivation of marijuana has been ...

Joplin to receive trees cared for by inmates

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Inmates at a Missouri prison have been taking care of 155 new trees that will be d...

Victim finds pictures of phone thief in online account

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Police say a suspected iPhone thief may have supplied his own mugshot. A 16-year-old g...

Bill Clinton campaigns for Quinn, Durbin

CHICAGO (AP) – Former President Bill Clinton says he’s supporting the re-election bids of Gov. Pat Quin...

VA Clinic in central Illinois faces “unprecedented” challenges

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The overseer of federal outpatient clinics for veterans in central Illinois says sud...

Crime Spree Hits Illinois Campus In Champaign

(Undated) — Champaign and University of Illinois police are urging people to travel in pairs following a stri...

Governor To Unveil Ferguson Plan This Afternoon

(St. Louis, MO)  Р Missouri Governor Jay Nixon will be in Ferguson Tuesday afternoon to announce an effort...

Senator Roy Blunt Discusses Ferguson, Ebola, and the US Senate


St. Luke’s names new president, CEO

Chesterfield, MO ( KTRS ) A veteran in the hospital industry will soon be the new president and chief executive off...