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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.

Planes set to fly high in Salute to Veterans Air Show this weekend

This weekend the Salute to Veterans Corporation is inviting the public to attend the 28th annual airshow at Columbia Regional Airport.

Michael Dixon resigns as sheriff in Osage County

UPDATE 5/27: The Osage County Clerk's Office has confirmed Michael Dixon resigned as sheriff. 

Audrain County man sentenced to 30 years in prison for child molestation

An Audrain County man who pleaded guilty in March to three counts of child molestation was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison. Gary Dean Johnson Sr., 55, of Mexico was sentenced by Judge Wesley Clay Dalton.

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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MU law school dean says decision to step down not linked to lawsuit

UPDATE 5/27: The dean of the University of Missouri Law School says his decision to step down is not related to the lawsuit filed this week related to the state's Sunshine Law.

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.

Drug search lands Camdenton woman in jail

A search by law enforcement for drugs in Camdenton has landed a woman in jail on suspicion of drug-related offenses.

Deputies arrest Columbia man after allegedly finding him with drugs

A man was in the Boone County jail Friday morning after being arrested during a traffic stop.

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Heavy holiday traffic expected on Missouri River bridge

Memorial Day weekend kicks off holiday travel and MoDOT is advising drivers to expect some longer delays over the Missouri River Bridge. 

Hurricane Patricia from Space Station

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NOAA: 1 to 4 major hurricanes possible

This year's Atlantic hurricane season could generate more activity than in recent years and possibly bring one to four major hurricanes, the federal government said.

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