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Troopers handle boat collisions, fires at Lake of the Ozarks

Since Friday, there have been two boat fires, two collisions and one man injured while water-skiing at the Lake of the Ozarks over Memorial Day weekend.

Pools opening for regular season on Thursday after Memorial Day

Pools opened just for Memorial Day weekend in Columbia, before the regular season starts on Thursday. This year's date was moved up because the last of school in Columbia is this Wednesday.

Trash delayed, city offices closed for holiday

City buses are not running Monday in either Columbia or Jefferson City because of Memorial Day. Parking is free but the landfill in Columbia and the yard waste site in Jefferson City will be closed.


Crimes near wildlife area led deputies to James Horn, Jr.

Pettis County Sheriff Kevin Bond told ABC 17 News the "pieces began coming together" Friday night and Saturday morning, as law enforcement searched for 47-year-old James Horn, Jr.

Storm leaves damage in Randolph Co.

ABC 17 News confirmed there is storm damage in Clifton Hill after strong storms moved through Randolph County at around 3:00 p.m. Sunday.

Man robs Jefferson City store with butcher knife

Man robs Jefferson City store with butcher knife

A man is on the run after robbing a Jefferson City store at knife point.

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Lawmakers fail to ramp up ethics laws for Missouri officials

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Legislature once again has failed to pass bills aimed at clamping down on ethics laws considered some of the loosest in the nation.

Montez D. Quinn arrested in Forest Avenue shooting

Second arrest made in Forest Avenue shooting

Columbia police make second arrest in Forest Ave. shooting

BREAKING: Double murder suspect possibly killed near Green Ridge

Double murder suspect James Horn Jr. shot and killed

Henry County sheriff deputies on Saturday afternoon shot and killed James Horn Jr., a suspect in a double shooting death in Clinton, Missouri

Highway Patrol steps up enforcement for holiday weekend

Highway Patrol steps up enforcement for holiday weekend

If you're traveling for the Memorial holiday, the Missouri Highway Patrol wants you to know its stepping up patrol.  Extra troopers will be out catching speeders and enforcing traffic laws as part of a holiday safety campaign.  

Memorial Day Obama lays wreath


Obama notes milestone Memorial Day

President Barack Obama observed during remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday that this year is the first Memorial Day in 14 years "that the United States is not engaged in a major ground war."

Saying that for "many of us, this Memorial Day ...

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