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Paris Alexander-Henderson charged with murder

First day of Jefferson City murder trial wraps up

Day one of a Jefferson City murder trial came to a close Wednesday. Witnesses took the stand with opposing stories.

Centralia police make several arrests in drug round-up

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

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.

Boone County 911 Center

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.

Unified development code to be 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."

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.

Two arrested on suspicion of having meth and marijuana

Two men from Audrain County have been arrested following a drug investigation in Mexico.

Drug investigation in Boonville leads to three arrests

A drug investigation in Boonville has led to the arrests of three people. Early Thursday morning, law enforcement officers with four agencies carried out a search warrant at a location on 4th Street. During the search, authorities found methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia meant for use of meth, and paraphernalia used…

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Rick Perry endorses Donald Trump for president

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry told CNN Thursday he will support Donald Trump as the Republican presidential nominee and will do everything he can do to help him get elected.

Perry, speaking by phone from his hometown of Roundtop, Texas, acknowledged Tr...

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