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JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Sunday afternoon Jefferson County declared a state of emergency due to flooding concerns.  The county is bracing for near record or record flooding along the Meramec and Big River though next Saturday. According to Warren Robinson, the Director of Emergency Management for Jefferson County, the state of emergency will allow the county to provide more funding for flood protection, recovery, and overtime for emergency personnel. The county has made a requested to …
04.30 / 20:28
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To have your event or meeting listed, send details to fbemiss@civitasmedia.com or call 826-1000 ext. 1481. MONDAY 10 a.m.: Show-Me Mad Tatters, University Extension Office Conference Room, 1012A Thompson Blvd. Noon: Sedalia Rotary Club Noon, Best Western State Fair Inn, 3120 S. Limit Ave. 3 p.m.: Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, (TOPS) Chapter 102, Boonslick Regional…
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LONDON (AP) — An English policeman wearing a gorilla costume while crawling the London Marathon has finally finished the race, almost a week after s…
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Heavy snow in parts of western Kansas led to a bevy of road closures and power outages on Sunday. As much as 14 inches of snow had fallen in Elkhart, … Click to Continue…
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Floodwaters from the Gasconade River are expected to close the westbound lanes of Interstate 44 near Hazelgreen in Laclede County around 10 a.m. The eastbound lanes are also likely to go under water Sunday morning. The interstate could be…
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In a story April 29 about the number of players selected in the NFL draft from different colleges and conferences, The Associated Press erroneously reported the number of players from Miami and the Atlantic Coast Conference. There were nine…
04.30 / 18:14
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MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. (AP) — The Humane Society of Missouri is expanding its operations by opening two new specialized centers in the city of Maryland H…
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The Missouri Department of Transportation has closed several state routes in Southeast Missouri due to the recent…
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HAZELGREEN, Mo. (AP) — Widespread flooding across southern Missouri has prompted officials to close numerous roads, including a section of Interstate 4…
04.30 / 17:01
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LONDON (AP) — Anthony Joshua remained in the ring long after 90,000 of his supporters had filed out of Wembley Stadium, posing happily for pictures with his team and hugging just about everyone he k…
04.30 / 17:01
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Nikki Haley didn't wait to take office as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations to break with the Trump administration's foreign policy s…
04.30 / 17:01
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JEFFERSON CITY – Today Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt announced the activation of a disaster relief program for Missouri small businesses and farms impacted by flooding on April 29 and April 30. The Harmed-area Emergency Loan Priority system, or HELP, authorizes 24-hour approval of support for low-interest loans obtained through participating lenders. HELP is administered through the Missouri Linked Deposit Program. “Flood damage can be a significant financial setback for s…
04.30 / 16:48
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HAZELGREEN, MO (AP) – Widespread flooding across southern Missouri has prompted officials to close numerous roads, including a section of Interstate 44. The Missouri Department of Transportation says both directions of I-44 closed near Hazelgreen Sunday morning, and the highway may stay closed though Monday evening. David Silvester with the Transportation Department says officials will continue monitoring the area until floodwaters recede. Flood warnings and watches remain in place…
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SPRINGFIELD, IL (AP) – Heavy rains moved across southern Illinois on Sunday prompting the National Weather Service to issue flood warnings for the area. Cities including Carbondale, Mount Vernon and Carmi were affected. At least two rivers reached or exceeded flood stage including the Little Wabash and Skillet Fork rivers. High waters also were reported along the Mississippi and Ohio rivers. National Weather Service trained spotters in the Mount Vernon area reported seeing creeks and…
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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Rain, rain, go away! Steady rain that began with showers and thunderstorms Saturday afternoon sticks around Sunday morning-midday. An additional 1-3″ of rain are possible with today’s rain. The heaviest precipitation will once again be south of St. Louis. While the widespread rain finally exits midday, we’re not out of the woods until a cold front clears the region Sunday night. This provides scattered thunderstorms late Sunday afternoon-evening. Not everyone se…
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After stealing and releasing 10 episodes of the fifth season of the Netflix series “Orange is the New Black” a month before its official premiere, a shadowy hacking group now … Click to Continue »…
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MARYVILLE, Mo. — Northwest Missouri State University’s commencement weekend began Friday evening with a very special addition to Bearcat Nat…
04.30 / 15:48
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — With Republicans controlling two-thirds of state legislatures, as well as the White House and Congress, expectations among conservatives are soaring that the time for a "school choice" revolution has finally a…
04.30 / 15:48
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Roughly 240,000 more Missouri Medicaid recipients on Monday will be switched to a system under which private companies oversee patient c…
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HARTFORD, Ill. (AP) – A state historic site is hosting a day of baseball next month when games will be played by 1860s rules. The Lewis and Clark State Historic Site in Hartford will host the games on May 6 at 10 a.m. Visitors are invited to bring lawn chairs or blankets for the free event. In the 1860s, baseball was pitched underhand and the distance from the pitcher to home base was 45 feet, not 60-feet, 6 inches as it …
04.30 / 15:33
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