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Centralia Wrestling Club treasurer arrested

Police say Maggie Schmidt stole more than $3,000

St. Louis County Prosecutor speaks to law school, but others left out

The St. Louis County Prosecutor who gained national attention during the Ferguson protests spoke at the University of Missouri Tuesday night. 

Manufacturing company to take over former R.R. Donnelly facility in Jefferson City

A major manufacturing announcement was made Tuesday in the Capital City.

Columbia teachers' union wants teacher contract negotiations to continue

The Columbia Missouri National Education Association, or teachers' union, met Tuesday night to present a counter proposal to the Columbia school district's final proposal on teacher contract negotiations.

Two plead guilty to selling synthetic pot in Boone Co.

Two people pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to selling thousands of pounds of synthetic marijuana.

Ameren replaces Boonville transformer

Ameren replaces Boonville transformer

More than 100,000 pounds sail through the air as Ameren gently lifts a new 22-mega watt transformer into place. 

Hermann sues power commissions over coal plant costs

The city of Hermann is suing state utility groups over the costs of electricity from a southern Illinois coal plant.

Missouri bill similar to Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Freedom of religion or freedom to discriminate? It is a topic swarming the nation right now as Indiana faces backlash for a bill it just passed. ABC 17 News looked through Missouri bills and found one similar to Indiana's - House Bill 104.

Hundreds of residents forced to move from two mobile home parks

Hundreds of residents forced to move from two mobile home parks

Hundreds of residents are now being forced to move at two mobile parks just south of Columbia. 

Crews fight outside cover fires Tuesday

Boone County crews fight outside fires

Firefighters had their hands full Tuesday after several calls across Mid-Missouri.

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Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office

Convicted murderer overpowers guard, escapes

A man recently convicted of murder overpowered an Illinois correctional officer early Wednesday morning, took his keys and uniform, then fled the jail in the officer's vehicle, a local sheriff's office said.

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