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Highway Patrol stepping up enforcement for holiday weekend

Law enforcement cracking down on DUIs over holiday weekend

Law enforcement agencies will be adding extra enforcement for drunk driving this weekend with the Memorial Day Weekend holiday.

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Tax scams continue in Mid-Missouri

In a consumer alert, Mid-Missourian continue to be tax scam targets.

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Gov. Nixon declares state of emergency following storms

Governor Nixon declared a state of emergency Friday after recent and incoming storms in Missouri.

MODOT urges drivers to take alternate routes as Missouri River bridge work continues this weekend

Construction work will continue this Memorial Day weekend on the Missouri River bridge. The westbound bridge will remain closed and workers will continue to paint.

Motorcycle crashes into car on Stadium Blvd.

A motorcycle collided with a car in Columbia late Friday afternoon.

Two people recovering after crash in Callaway County

Two people are recovering this morning after a crash in Callaway County. 

No arrests made after shooting on Sylvan Lane

UPDATE: As of Saturday morning, Columbia Police had not made any arrests or released a suspect description for the shooter. ABC 17 News also asked about the two previous incidents, a homicide and another shooting in the area, but police said there were no new developments in either of those cases.

Dean of MU Law School to step down at the end of summer

The dean of the University of Missouri Law School has announced his decision to step down at the end of the summer.

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This Week with Dr. Gordon Christensen

During this Memorial Day Weekend, we remember the up to 40 veterans who died in Columbia's Truman VA Hospital under suspicious circumstances back in the 1990s.

Highway Patrol stepping up enforcement for holiday weekend

Operation C.A.R.E. begins Friday evening for Memorial Day weekend

Starting at 6 p.m. Friday, the Missouri State Highway Patrol will begin its regular Operation C.A.R.E. effort amid increased traffic for Memorial Day weekend.


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11 injured in lightning strike in Paris park

Lightning struck a group of children and adults Saturday in a Paris park, leaving four people -- three of them children -- with life-threatening injuries, two others in critical condition and five in serious condition, authorities there said.

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