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Wanted Man Takes His Own Life

March 19, 2018 2:16 pm|

PERRY CO., MO (KDKZ-TV) Authorities say that a wanted Perryville man ended his own life during a standoff last week. They say 19-year-old Hunter Lane died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.  Perry County Deputies were

“Spring Aboard” Boaters Urged to Get Educated Before Boating Season

March 19, 2018 2:15 pm|

(KDKZ-TV) The temperature may still be cool outside, but it is a perfect time of year to start getting prepared for the boating season. Boating safety advocates are urging boaters to enroll in a boating education

WC Fifth Graders Learn About Middle School Life

March 19, 2018 2:10 pm|

LEADWOOD, MO (KDKZ-TV) Fifth graders at West County Elementary were busy last week learning about middle school life. The students spent their morning at the Middle School in preparation for the start of their sixth grade

Pet Adoption Center Searching for Answers

March 16, 2018 2:26 pm|

FARMINGTON, MO (KDKCZ-TV) The Farmington Pet Adoption Center is in desperate need for information about a female dog that was abandoned at the shelter’s gate at about 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday. They call her “Sally.” If

Police Warn of Counterfeit Money

March 16, 2018 2:25 pm|

FREDERICKTOWN, MO (KDKZ-TV) The Fredericktown Police Department is warning business owners and residents about counterfeit money being passed around the city. Other areas in Madison County are experiencing the issue as well. One trend in particular

Poverty Program Bill on its Way to Senate

March 19, 2018 2:03 pm|

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KDKZ-TV) A bill that would toughen penalties on people who misspend benefit money within a poverty program is on its way to the Missouri Senate. House Bill 1443 affects the federal Temporary Assistance

Watch Out For “Grandparent Scam” Over Spring Break

March 14, 2018 2:38 pm|

(KDKZ-TV) With spring break on the way, students of all ages will soon be on the move. While many parents and grandparents worry about children who are traveling far and wide, scammers may use this time

MO Universities View National School Walkout as Civic Engagement

March 14, 2018 2:37 pm|

(KDKZ-TV) Several universities across Missouri have said they will overlook disciplinary actions against any prospective student who is punished by his or her high school for participating in Wednesday’s national walkout to protest gun violence. The

Community Leaders Speak Out

March 13, 2018 1:42 pm|

ST. LOUIS, MO (KDKZ-TV) More community leaders are speaking out against Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner and her case against Missouri Governor Eric Greitens. Embattled Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is facing more criticism regarding her case against

Greitens Lauds Plan for New Aluminum Smelter

March 12, 2018 1:36 pm|

NEW MADRID CO., MO (KDKZ-TV) A new aluminum smelter will open in the Missouri Bootheel region in May, replacing roughly half of the jobs lost when another smelter shut down two years ago. Magnitude 7 Metals

School Safety at Top Concern

March 13, 2018 1:46 pm|

(KDKZ-TV) The deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February sparked outrage across the country with teachers, student and parents demanding stronger gun and school safety policies. In response, the White House has announced

First Commercial Case of Bird Flu Confirmed this Year

March 12, 2018 1:34 pm|

(KDKZ-TV) The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the first commercial case of bird flu in the country this year has been confirmed at a turkey farm in southwestern Missouri. USDA spokesperson Lyndsay Cole says a

Deal Reached to Build Two New Presidential Planes

March 1, 2018 9:32 am|

ST. LOUIS, MO (KDKZ-TV) President Trump has reached a deal with Boeing to build 2 new presidential airplanes. “I’m not paying $4 Billion for an airplane” – strong words from President Donald Trump back in December

White House Christmas Ornament to Honor Harry S. Truman

February 22, 2018 4:22 pm|

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KDKZ-TV) The White House Christmas ornament in 2018 will pay tribute to the 33rd president — Missouri’s own Harry Truman. The White House Historical Association since 1981 has commissioned an ornament to sell that

Vaccine Effectiveness in US May be Higher

February 19, 2018 6:44 am|

(KDKZ-TV) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says, as of February 3, preliminary numbers show the flu vaccine in the United States was 36 percent effective in preventing influenza A and B this flu


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