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Update: New details on crash that killed Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper

ABC 17 News confirmed a trooper with the Missouri State Highway Patrol died in a car crash Friday morning in Audrain County near the Boone County line. Corporal Scott White told ABC 17 News the patrol car for Trooper James Bava, 25, was the only vehicle at the scene.

Fire engulfs Missouri Better Bean plant in Bunceton

After working several hours Saturday to put out a fire at the Missouri Better Bean Plant in Bunceton, fire officials said the building is destroyed.

"It will be a total loss other than the office building in the front and the one elevator could be contained, but the actual plant itself is going to be a total loss,"…

Man charged in pursuit in which KC officer fired shots

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man has been charged with trying to ram an officer, leading to gunfire.

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Ozark car dealers guilty in meth distribution ring

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Two southwest Missouri car dealers have been convicted in a scheme to launder drug money.

Missouri mother pleads guilty in toddler's drowning death

HOLT, Mo. (AP) — A western Missouri woman has pleaded guilty in the drowning death of her 19-month-old daughter.

Columbia Airport reopens after hard landing

Columbia Airport reopens after hard landing

Columbia Regional Airport closed after a single engine plane suffered a collapsed nose gear during landing just after 2:00 this afternoon. Airport police say the airport has reopened. 

One injured in Columbia home invasion

Columbia Police are investigating a home invasion that happened in the 1700 block of Stanford Drive early Saturday morning.


Two men shot in south Columbia

Columbia police collected several shell casings in the south part of town, after bullets struck two men there Saturday morning.


Lincoln University sues production company over Arrowhead game

A new lawsuit claims the company that arranged the Second Missouri Classic Game still owes Lincoln University thousands of dollars.

Shots fired near MU campus

UPDATED at 11:55: The MU Alert website reports "Columbia Police believe there is no threat to campus at this time."

Hurricane Ignacio Category 4


Pacific storm Ignacio strengthens to Category 4 hurricane

Pacific storm Ignacio strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane Saturday -- last located about 800 miles east-southeast of Honolulu, according to KITV.

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