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Sunrise Beach Teen Injured

A 16-year old Sunrise Beach girl has been injured in a one vehicle accident in Morgan County. The Highway Patrol says the accident happened Sunday morning on Cup Tree Drive when Sophia Bayer had trouble rounding a curve.  Her car ran off the road, hit a tree and overturned. She …

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Stover Man Charged with 2 Counts of 2nd Degree Murder

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Department has charged a 25-year old Stover man with 2 counts of second degree murder. Morgan County Sheriff Jim Petty says Ronald Blowers admitted to using a pipe, knife and screwdriver to kill Wayne and Mable Wells Monday evening. It was originally thought the Ivy Bend …

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Holts Summit Woman Accused of Murder Appears in Court

The Holts Summit woman accused of killing  her retired Jefferson City police officer husband was in a Callaway County courtroom this week. Sandra Plunkett is charged with shooting and killing her husband Paul Plunkett at their Holts Summit home on New Years Day last year. Her attorney has filed motions …

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Governor to make appointment for Morgan County Presiding Commissioner

Governor Jay Nixon’s Office is receiving recommendations to fill the stat of Morgan County Presiding Commissioner. Jay Fisher recently passed away after a battle with cancer. The Morgan County Republican political action committee has made two recommendations. They Are Brian Lehman of Versailles and James Bryant of Gravois Mills. Democrats will also …

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Morgan County Couple found Murdered in their Home

A husband and wife were shot and killed in their Ivey Bend home sometime Monday evening and they were not foud until around 11:00 Tuesday morning by a neighbor. According to Morgan County Sheriff Jim Petty 73-year old Mae Wells was found shot to death in one room of the …

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Stover Man Injured in Crash and Charged with DWI

A 25-year old Stover man suffered moderate injuries in a one vehicle accident just after  6:00 Monday night on Ivey Bend Road at Hillview Road in Morgan County. The Highway Patrol says Ronald Blowers had trouble rounding a curve, ran off the road and his vehicle hit a  rock wall …

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Murder Trial of Kansas City Attorney Delayed

   The murder trial of a Kansas City lawyer charged with killing her millionaire father by forging health care documents won’t take place until 2013. Susan Elizabeth Van Note was scheduled to go on trial in Boone County next week on forgery and first degree murder charges. The trial has …

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Annual Lowering of the Lake Levels Almost Here

Ameren Missouri will start dropping the Lake Level around the first of the year to make room for next year’s spring rains. The Lake is currently 656.7 feet above sea level. The utility company’s normally lowers the Lake by several feet during the winter months. Ameren has a few suggestions …

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Retired Navy Man Loses Military Ring

A retired U.S. Navy man lost his military ring while shopping in Osage Beach over the weekend. Sergeant Arlyne Page says she is hoping someone will find the ring and turn it into a clerk at one of the three locations he was at our contact the Osage Beach Police …

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Serious Accident in Camden County

A 26-year old Springfield man is recovering from serious injuries following a one vehicle accident early Sunday morning on Route Y in Camden County. The Highway Patrol says Charles Spaniak had trouble rounding a curve, ran off the road and hit a tree. He was flown to St. John’s Mercy …

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