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Centralia police make several arrests in drug round-up

Centralia police have arrested 10 people in a meth-related drug bust.

Special Report: Lawbreakers on the Ballot

As we head into this November's general election, many important issues and races will be determined.

Shelbyfest boosts Jefferson City's economy

Thousands of people are expected to visit downtown Jefferson City this weekend for the 10th Annual Shelbyfest.

Unified development code unveiled at planning and zoning meeting

City planners on Thursday will present an overview of their draft for the city's new "unified development code."

Crews save cat, dog from Ohio Street fire

ABC 17 News confirmed flames were contained to a living room, after firefighters save two pets in Jefferson City.

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Joint Communciations will soon move into new 911 facility

After nearly a year and a half, the construction company building the new Boone County emergency communications facility is close to handing over the keys to the county.  


Missouri House oks bill allowing guns on campus

The Missouri House has passed a bill with a number of provisions aimed at expanding access to guns. Members voted 101-28 Thursday to pass the proposal, which was amended to allow fulltime employees to carry guns on college campuses, with some exceptions.

Inmate pleads guilty in assault on corrections officer

An inmate at the Jefferson City Correctional Center has pleaded guilty to attacking a corrections officer in May 2015.

Three men accused of injecting drugs into candy, selling to teens

Three young adults have been arrested following a drug investigation in Osage Beach on April 30. The investigation which led to the arrests started after authorities learned someone diluted prescription pills into liquid form, injected the liquid into soft candies, and sold the candies to high school students.

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Will Smith's widow accepts degree from University of Miami

The wife of former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith accepted his posthumously-awarded degree from the University of Miami.

Racquel Smith, who was shot in the legs during the attack that killed her husband, received it during Thursday's commenceme...

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