Amber Alert Canceled: A mother and infant abducted at gunpoint in mid_Missouri have been found

The latest:  The mother and child have been found in Rolla, Missouri.  No word on the suspect. AMBER ALERT For further information please contact:     Maries County Sheriff’s Office 573-422-3381 08/01/2019 EMPHASIS:  Amber Alert  State of Missouri Amber Alert  The Maries County Sheriff’s Office has issued an Amber Alert for an abduction incident that occurred at…

Missouri governor picking team for expected re-election bid

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A spokesman for Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is leaving the governor’s office to lead Parson’s expected re-election campaign. The Republican governor announced Steele Shippy will be his campaign manager Thursday. Parson has not formally announced plans to seek another term in 2020. But he’s expected to officially enter the race…

Conservation Officials Educate Residents on How to Deal With Rising Black Bear Numbers

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) The Missouri Department of Conservation is educating the community on how to deal with the growing population of black bears in the state. After being overhunted and almost completely eradicated in the late 1800’s, black bear numbers have been steadily increasing, with current estimates at over 800 bears statewide. Conservation officials…

Board Sanctions St. Charles County Doctor Accused Of Treating Bogus Illnesses

Board sanctions doctor accused of treating bogus illnesses AP-MO–Doctor Sanctioned Jul 30, 2019 9:31AM (GMT 14:31) – 148 words (Eds: APNewsNow.) WELDON SPRINGS, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri medical board has sanctioned a doctor who runs a “cell based regenerative medicine” clinic in St. Charles County after state investigators found that he diagnosed and treated…

Feds Approve Public Disaster Aid For 68 Missouri Counties

JEFFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — More than half of Missouri’s counties have been approved for federal aid to fix public infrastructure and remove debris following the most recent round of flooding and tornadoes. Gov. Mike Parson announced Monday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved public assistance for governments and nonprofits in 68 counties…

Person of Interest in Custody in Connection With Drive-by Shooting at Wellston Market

Wellston, MO (KTRS) A person of interest is in custody following a drive-by shooting at a North County market. The incident occurred just before 1:30 P.M. Sunday outside of Wellston Food Market in the 6200 block of Page. 2 people, a 16-year-old and a 30-year-old, remain hospitalized with non-life-threatening injures. Roughly 20 shell casings were…