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State regulators reject high-powered wind energy line

On Wednesday members of the Missouri Public Service Commission voted down plans for a high-voltage power line that would carry wind energy across the northern part of the state. The vote was 3-2.

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Floodgates now open at Lake of the Ozarks

Ameren said Wednesday they have opened floodgates on Bagnell Dam at the Lake of the Ozarks. Officials told ABC 17 News gates are only open 10%, but more could be opened later if necessary.

I-70 westbound closes Wednesday just east of Columbia

Crews shutdown both lanes of I-70 westbound Wednesday morning following an injury crash. At least one pickup truck and three semis were involved.

Severe storms, more flooding possible Wednesday

Severe storms are possible late Wednesday afternoon into the overnight hours, bringing the possibility of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and flash flooding.

Cole County Crash

One person killed in Cole County crash

A Jefferson City man is dead after a car crash in Cole County.

Recent rain brings flooding concerns

Rain coming through Mid-Missouri could leave parts of the area flooded and water covering roadways.

Boone Co. Commission hears testimony about Desert Storm memorial controversy

Emotions were running high Tuesday night as the Boone County Commission meeting wrapped up.

Callaway Co. man charged with rape, sodomy of teenage girl

A Tebbetts man is charged with two counts of statutory rape, and one count of statutory sodomy after sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl while she was asleep.

MoDOT sees increase in Mid-Missouri litter

MoDOT sees increase in Mid-Missouri litter

The Missouri Department of Transportation said litter along mid-Missouri's highways is on the rise.  

Attorney General's Office releases new identity theft resource guide

People are aware of the many ways to prevent identity theft, such as shredding documents with private information.

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White House begins its crackdown on colleges

The Obama administration is cracking the whip on for-profit colleges.

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