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Man Wanted By Police Captured Tuesday

A man with several outstanding warrants that has been eluding police for over five years was apprehended by the Morgan County Sheriff’s department Tuesday following a high speed chase in the Stover area. Deputies received information that 45 year old Timothy Michael Farr was leaving the Ivy Bend area and was heading toward Cole Camp on an orange colored motorcycle. Deputies … [Read More]

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Social Security To See Increases

Lake area social security recipients will see slight increase in their checks next year. According to the social security administration, checks will rise by 1.7 % which translates into $22 more each month for the average retired worker. Retirees will now … [Read More]

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Koster Announces Settlement In LCD Case

Attorney General Chris Koster has announced Missouri consumers will receive more than $24 million dollars in a settlement that has been reached against ten L.C.D. manufacturers. As part of the settlement, Missourians who purchased TV’s and computers with … [Read More]

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Lawmakers In Missouri Still Worried About Ebola

Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the State isn’t doing enough to prevent an ebola outbreak. At a public forum with state officials Wednesday, Republican Senators questioned whether emergency responders have the training and resources necessary to handle … [Read More]

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Prince Pleads Guilty To 2 Counts

A Laclede County Woman who was in court Tuesday has pleaded guilty to 2 out of 5 charges against her. 21 year old Kristin Prince is facing charges for taking part in a gang beating, torture and rape of a Niangua woman back in May of 2013. Prince is scheduled … [Read More]

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Three Arrested In Richland Robbery

Three Laclede County men were caught in the act of robbing a house in Richland. According to reports, the homeowner and his brother chased down the three men who allegedly burglarized his home twice. 26 year old Anthony Poletti, 35 year old Emmanuel Valenti … [Read More]

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Laurie Police Still Looking For Input

Laurie police are still searching for the suspects believed to have broken into about ten storage units over the past few months, stealing thousands of dollars in valuables. Authorities say they still don’t have any leads in the case and are asking the public … [Read More]

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Another Lake School Board Against Amendment 3

The Morgan County Board of Education has joined a growing list of School Boards that are coming out in opposition to Amendment Three, which deals with teacher tenure. During its meeting on Monday, the board approved a Missouri School Board Association … [Read More]

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Camden County Looks At Insurance Plans

Camden County officials are looking at different options that could affect 260 employees due to the rising cost of health insurance premiums. The Camden County Commission is looking into possibly switching to a self funded plan which could save the county tens … [Read More]

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3 Inmates Attempt To Break Out Of Jail

Efforts by three Laclede County inmates to break out of jail earlier this week were squashed by officers who found them crawling around in the ceiling. According to reports, a jail intake tower operator observed an inmate in “E” pod blocking her view of a … [Read More]

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Highway 50 Bridge Closed For Months

If you’re headed into the Jefferson City area and will be traveling on the Highway 50 bridge over big horn drive you might want to give yourself some extra time. According to MODOT, a truck hauling a loader hit the bridge, damaging the concrete girders. The … [Read More]