Governor Greitens Focus On Opioid Crackdown With Board Appointments

Governor Greitens Focus On Opioid Crackdown With Board Appointments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Eric Greitens has made his first appointment to the state’s medical licensing board as his administration works to get a database that can identify problem prescribers off the ground. Dr. Katherine Mathews will start working on the licensing board immediately and then have an official confirmation hearing in the…

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St. Charles Woman Who Reported Home Invasion Now Charged With Murder

St. Charles Woman Who Reported Home Invasion Now Charged With Murder

St. Charles, MO  (KTRS)  A St. Charles woman who reporting fatally shooting a man during a home invasion is now facing murder charges. Thirty-one-year-old Karen E. Reisinger is charges with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 26-year-old Carlton Eugene Ford Jr. Police say Reisinger claims Ford broke into her apartment in the 400 block of San…

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Missouri Rape Kit Audit Set To Be Done In Early 2018

Missouri Rape Kit Audit Set To Be Done In Early 2018

By SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Attorney General’s Office says it hopes to determine by early next year how many untested rape kits are on shelves in Missouri, a first step in an effort to improve the state’s response to sexual assault. Attorney General Josh Hawley’s Deputy Chief of Staff,…

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Alleged Intruder Shot And Killed In St. Charles

Alleged Intruder Shot And Killed In St. Charles

St. Charles, MO  (KTRS)  A suspect is dead after being shot during a home invasion in St. Charles. Authorities say a resident shot and killed a male intruder at an apartment complex near Fifth Street and San Juan Drive around 5:45 p.m. The name of the suspect hasn’t been released. Police haven’t released any further…

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Governor Greitens, Wife To Welcome Visitors For Holiday Tours

Governor Greitens, Wife To Welcome Visitors For Holiday Tours

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and his wife, Sheena Greitens, will be welcoming visitors to their home next week for a holiday tradition. Annual candlelight tours at the Missouri Governor’s Mansion are planned from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Dec. 1 and from 10 a.m. to noon on Dec. 2.…

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