Posts Tagged: missouri


Missouri ballot features teacher evaluation change

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri voters are likely to hear a lot about good teachers and local control in the coming months. Public education...

Missouri seeks disaster declaration for Ferguson

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has asked federal officials to issue an economic-injury disaster declaration in St. Louis Cou...

Mike Kelly Previews Home Opener For Mizzou Football


Woman accused of posing for photo with corpse

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) _ A 24-year-old southwest Missouri woman has been arrested on an accusation that she posed with the body of a dead man and posted the...

Online fundraising collects thousands for Michael Brown’s family and Darren Wilson

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Hundreds of thousands of dollars have poured into online fundraising sites on behalf of the family of a black 18-year-old and t...

Defense attorney opposes change to child sex offender prosecutions

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A prominent criminal defense attorney is raising concerns about a Missouri ballot measure that would allow allegation...

Pair of Jennings churches targeted by burglars

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Burglars broke into a pair of churches in Jennings Wednesday. The Tabernacle Congregation of God and Greater Works Church...

Missouri inmate dies after attack in prison

JEFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri inmate has died after being beaten by his cellmate at the Jefferson City Correctional Center. The Cole Coun...

Proposed amendment would change prosecution of child sex offenders

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Prosecutor and sheriffs associations in Missouri are throwing their support being a constitutional amendment that changes...

SARAA Alert canceled: mother and daughter found safe

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – UPDATE: SARAA Alert is canceled. Police report that both mother and daughter were found safe shortly before 11 AM. EARLIE...