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August 22, 2019 - 4:31 pm
(KFTK/AP) — At least 27 people have been arrested in the last month for threatening mass shootings, including in Missouri and Illinois, CNN reports . The Missouri case was when a man walked into the Walmart in Springfield with a gun. He was charged with making a terrorist threat. The Illinois case...
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Shannon Dewayne Watts
Pettis County Sheriff's Office
August 19, 2019 - 1:13 pm
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are looking for an inmate who escaped from a crew that was helping to clean up after the Missouri State Fair came to an end for the year. Missouri Department of Corrections spokesman Karen Pojmann says 34-year-old Shannon Dewayne Watts, of Springfield, was reported...
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August 16, 2019 - 2:06 pm
MARIES COUNTY, Mo. (KFTK) — Six firefighters of the Vienna Fire Department are being treated at local hospitals for moderate to severe burns and cuts from flying debris after responding to a house fire where there was an explosion. The Maries County Sheriffs Office and the Vienna FD are...
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(Greene County Sheriff via AP)
August 14, 2019 - 2:34 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KMOX/AP) - The man who created panic at a Missouri Walmart is speaking out, after being released on bond. Dmitriy Andreychenko, 20, says nobody was panicking when he walked into the Springfield, Mo. Walmart – heavily armed with guns and ammunition. His interview with KY3 News...
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August 14, 2019 - 11:44 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - Former Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill is keeping busy with a new position of for-hire speaker. She can be seen often on NBC and MSNBC as a political commentator, but now she's signed on with the booking agency, Washington Speakers Bureau. The WSB website bills McCaskill as a "...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 14, 2019 - 9:49 am
Former State Rep. Jean Evans discusses Missouri State Auditor, Nicole Galloway’s bid for Governor. Evans says that Galloway made an interesting play by going negative with her announcement video. Evans is also curious where Galloway was during the Stenger indictment and sentencing. RELATED
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Pamela Hupp
August 12, 2019 - 5:25 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri woman was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole for killing a mentally disabled man, apparently as part of a complicated plot to divert attention from an unsolved homicide from several years earlier. Pamela Hupp, 60, of the St. Louis suburb of O’Fallon,...
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(City of O'Fallon)
August 12, 2019 - 5:16 pm
O'FALLON, Mo. (KFTK) - Semi professional baseball in O'Fallon, Mo. is going away at the end of the season, after the River City Rascals announced they are ceasing operations at Car Shield Field. General Manager David Schmoll told our partner station, KMOX he's disappointed the city and team couldn'...
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