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Ameren plans to reduce coal-fired power plants

Ameren Missouri say it plans to reduce its reliance on coal-fired power plants over the next two decades.

Highway patrol leaders voice concerns about lack of training

During more than five hours of hearings Wednesday, a bipartisan group of state representatives discussed the effectiveness of the 2011 water patrol merger into the Highway Patrol.

Severe storms leave damage over Mid-Missouri

Severe thunderstorms plowed through Mid-Missouri Wednesday afternoon, leaving damage in the western part of the viewing area, in Cooper, Morgan, and Pettis counties.

One person injured in Jefferson City shooti

One person injured in Jefferson City shooting

Police say injuries are non-life threatening

Doctors say there is little chance of Ebola coming to Mid-Missouri

Doctor Stavan Whitt with the University Hospital said there should be no concern regarding the daily flights out of the Columbia Regional Airport to and from Dallas.

School testing, SAT

Review of Missouri education standards divisive

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Parents and teachers are hoping for the best but bracing for what could be months of fighting over education standards for Missouri schoolchildren.

Severe weather possible tonight, Thursday

Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible late Wednesday afternoon into the evening, with the best chances for strong storms in western Missouri. Thursday, the entire area is under a slight risk for damaging winds, hail, and isolated tornadoes. Flash flooding is also possible as the area could pick up up to 2", with…

Royals beat A's 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

The Kansas City Royals waited 29 years to reach the postseason, and they weren't going down without a fight. Watch behind the scenes footage from inside the locker room after the win here.

Jefferson City superintendent leaving at end of school year

The Jefferson City superintendent announced he is retiring at the end of the school year. Dr. Brian Mitchell first joined the district in 2009.

Police process suspect vehicle in Route K shooting

Trial starts for man accused of shooting girlfriend in the neck

Alfonso Rodriguez is charged with armed criminal action, first degree assault, and resisting arrest after allegedly shooting Giesla Angel-Lopez in the neck on May 26, 2013. The shooting happened in the 5600 block of South Route K. Rodriguez allegedly shot her from inside his truck, then led police on a pursuit that…

Apartment where Ebola patient stayed

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'Mistake' in how hospital handled Ebola case?

The first person to be diagnosed with Ebola on American soil went to the emergency room last week, but was released from the hospital even though he told staff he had traveled from Liberia.

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