A big wind Thursday afternoon during a thunderstorm knocked 10 poles and power lines down along Newman Road near Missouri Southern State University. A spokesperson for Liberty Utilities-Empire District tells NewsTalk KZRG about 2,000 customers lost power during and after the storm. Two people were trapped in their cars when the poles came down but …
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Diamond, MO – Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Carver Day events will not be held in person this year. Carver Day 2020 will be celebrated virtually on park social media platforms. This year the Carver monument is commemorating the 77th anniversary …
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As temperatures heat up, the American Red Cross reminds every one of the steps they should take to stay safe when the temperatures rise. “High temperatures, humidity and hot, indoor environments can quickly cause heat-related emergencies,” said Stacy Burks, executive director of the American Red Cross of Southern Missouri. “Excessive heat can lead to sunburn, …
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Four more residents of a long-term care facility in Joplin have died with COVID-19 being a “significant contributor”. Read a portion of the press release below: The Joplin Health Department is sad to report the deaths of four Joplin residents. Coronavirus was a significant condition contributing to these deaths. The four individuals were female, ages …
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Face masks will NOT be mandated in Carthage. The city council Wednesday voted 6-4 against the ordinance. The council also voted down on moving Carthage back to Phase One of Missouri’s reopening plan. Meanwhile, the city of Joplin is now reporting 165 cases of COVID-19 with two deaths. 62 of those cases are active and …
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Just before 9pm last (Wednesday) night Deputies of the Jasper County Sheriff’s office responded to a call about a man that had been shot. The unidentified man has been transported to a local hospital. We have been in contact with the Sheriff’s office and all parties involved have been accounted for and there is not …
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A police officer was fatally shot outside a Home Depot store just after midnight Saturday in Toledo, Ohio, according to reports.
Three Aurora, Colo., police officers linked to controversial photos snapped at the site of a memorial for slain black man Elijah McClain were fired Friday, according to reports.
A Florida man has been accused of killing a convenience store owner 21 years ago in a home invasion robbery that took place when the suspect was working as a detective for the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office and knew the victim from surveilling him for a drug investigation.
The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) has called for a third party investigation into the disappearance of Army soldier Vanessa Guillen, and is urging women not to join the military.
A "Defund the Police" mural outside Milwaukee's City Hall that was painted over by an anonymous group in an effort to show support for law enforcement, was changed back to its original message Friday, according to media reports.
President Trump will emphasize America's history as a "great and virtuous country" in remarks he plans to give at South Dakota's Mount Rushmore Friday to mark the beginning of Independence Day weekend, a person familiar with his remarks told Fox News.
Hamilton is again fastest in final practice for Austrian GP
Formula One says there have been no positive cases from more than 4,000 coronavirus tests carried out on F1 personnel over the past seven days
Japan's professional soccer league has restarted after a four-month break caused by the coronavirus pandemic
Red Bull has lost an appeal lodged against the dual assistant steering system unveiled by Formula One rival Mercedes during winter testing in February
Jesse Marsch came to Europe to make a name both for himself and for every other American soccer coach
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