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#scoopthepoop flags
Springfield, MO Police Department
Associated Press
October 10, 2019 - 10:20 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Officials in a southwest Missouri city are planting small flags in piles of abandoned dog poop as part of a campaign to get residents to clean up after their pets downtown. The Police Department in Springfield, Missouri, posted photos of the flags in use on its Facebook page...
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marijuana in jars
Associated Press
September 10, 2019 - 3:37 pm
Illinois in June became the 11th state to legalize the sale and possession of small amounts of cannabis for recreational use.
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springfield, illinois capitol building
August 19, 2019 - 12:46 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a law allowing Illinois to take its own action to slow climate change. The Democrat approved legislation this week that repeals the Kyoto Protocol Act of 1998. It limited state action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The U.S. withdrew from...
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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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(Harrison Keegan/The Springfield News-Leader via AP)
August 09, 2019 - 8:15 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Police in Springfield, Missouri, said they arrested a man who showed up at a Walmart store carrying a rifle and wearing body armor, terrifying shoppers who fled from the store. Springfield police posted on Facebook that "an armed individual" was arrested Thursday. No shots...
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March 29, 2019 - 3:53 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFTK) — With the help of four elementary students and a state rep, Ski soda might just become the official state soda of Illinois. This week, kids from Germantown Elementary School visited State Rep. Charlie Meier (R-Okawville) and went before the House State Government...
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