St. Louis County Council votes 5-2 to rescind mask mandate, throwing rule into limbo | Politics

St. Louis County Council votes 5-2 to rescind mask mandate, throwing rule into limbo...

Matt Doebler, also of Ballwin, said the council needed to trust people to make their own decisions.“It’s time to end rule by mandate,” he said.A small number of people...
Local yorkshire wins breeding swine show

Local yorkshire wins breeding swine show

Beating the heat and other competitors, Erica Schweer and her Yorkshire pig Norma took home the title of grand champions at Monday's swine breeding show. Livestock shows continued Monday at...
As holdout Missouri joins nation in monitoring opioid prescriptions, experts worry • Missouri Independent

As holdout Missouri joins nation in monitoring opioid prescriptions, experts worry • Missouri Independent

Kathi Arbini of Fenton holds a photo of her son, Kevin Mullane — who died of a heroin overdose in 2009...
Jefferson City residents hurt in I-70 crash

Questions for the school board

Curtis ThompsonJefferson CityDear Editor:I hope parents, and students ask the Jefferson City School Board these questions.Why did the board allow the racist 2020 statement about current events to remain...
Jefferson City residents hurt in I-70 crash

Probation ordered in 2019 robbery case

A Fulton woman has pleaded guilty to an amended charge in 2019 robbery in Jefferson City. Brittany Watson, 26, pleaded guilty during a hearing before Cole County Judge Cotton Walker...
Three Joplin Metro recruits graduate Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Academy at Jefferson City; New Troopers from Carthage, Sarcoxie and Joplin in 111th class | KSNF/KODE

Three Joplin Metro recruits graduate Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Academy at Jefferson...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces that 29 troopers will graduate from the Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy on Friday,...
Jefferson City police arrest stabbing suspect

Man accused of exposing himself to child at Jefferson City park

andy humphrey 4 hours ago Mid-Missouri News A man is in jail after allegedly exposing himself to a child at a Jefferson City park. Police say they arrested the suspect at his...
Community Sports: LaCoMo East wins state Junior Division title (7/21/21)

Community Sports: LaCoMo East wins state Junior Division title (7/21/21)

Members of the state-champion LaCoMo East All-Stars Junior baseball squad are (bottom row, from left) manager Jake Jones, Brayden Reid, Will Coleman, Tytan Wiseman, Tristan Klasing, Lane Hass, Isaac...
St. Louis area facing third COVID-19 wave

St. Louis area facing third COVID-19 wave

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The head of the St. Louis Metropolitan Pandemic Task Force said the region is facing a third wave of COVID-19 unless residents get vaccinated and...

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Dog Days of Summer settles in as record heat hits region

FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (WSIL) -- With this heat, it's not unusual to...
Children make memories at fair while learning about agriculture

Children make memories at fair while learning about agriculture

Children and their families made memories petting animals, learning how to milk a cow and playing in tubs of corn and soybeans Thursday morning...