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City, county workers watch Missouri River levels closely

Officials with Jefferson City Public works tell ABC 17 news they have crews watching the water levels at the Missouri River very closely during heavy rain and severe storms.

Police: man exposed himself to children at Taco Bell

Columbia police have arrested a man on suspicion of exposing himself at the Taco Bell on Business Loop 70.

Tipton man dead after a gunshot wound

Tipton community gathering tonight for 18 year old killed Saturday night

Tonight, a community is remembering 18 year old Robert Ashbaugh at Tipton Lake. 

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North Columbia, Boone County road closures start tonight

Two road projects start tonight that could slow traffic in north Columbia and Boone County.

Columbia man arrested following sex crimes sting

A Columbia man is in jail after his arrest on suspicion of sending nude photos to whom he thought was a teenager, and asking for nude images in return.

Highway Patrol releases number of crashes during holiday

Highway Patrol holiday counting period ends early Tuesday morning

COLUMBIA, Mo- UPDATE:There were seven deaths related to car crashes that happened during the holiday weekend. In total there were 347 crashes in Missouri.

UM Board of Curators update on mental health and sexual assault improvements

MU curators to discuss 'health affairs'

The University of Missouri Board of Curators is expected to meet in open session for about an hour Tuesday. The Health Affairs Committee is expected to give a report.

Highway Patrol stepping up enforcement for holiday weekend

Seven die in vehicle crashes over 2016 Memorial Day weekend

Seven people died on Missouri state roads over Memorial Day weekend, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. None of those deaths happened in Mid-Missouri.

Cole County leaders vote 'yes' on crime insurance bid

Commissioners in Cole County voted unanimously Tuesday to renew crime insurance for the municipality's finances.

The insurance will cover the county in case of internal felony embezzlement or stealing by county employees who handle the finances.

Commissioner Kris Scheperle said the almost $25,000 a year is needed to…

Missouri River nearing major flood stage at Glasgow

The Missouri River is in a moderate flood stage at Glasgow, but will get very close to major flood stage by midweek.

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North Korean op-ed: Trump 'wise,' Clinton 'dull'

A North Korean state media website on Tuesday published an op-ed praising Donald Trump, who said two weeks ago he would be willing to speak directly to Pyongyang's young leader, Kim Jong Un.

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