Pittsburg man arrested on Arson charges

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September 29, 2020 10:42 AM Augustus Brunetti Posted: September 29, 2020 10:42 AM Updated: September 29, 2020 10:43 AM PITTSBURG, Kan – Pittsburg Police arrest a man for ties to an alleged arson. Justin Smutz was arrested for allegedly starting a fire on September 28th at 615 East 22nd Street […]

Webster County Sheriff’s Office comments

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CLOSE Aaron C.M. Schwartz (Photo: Webster County Sheriff’s Office) Editor’s note: It is the policy of the News-Leader to avoid identifying the victims of sexual crimes, especially minors, as we strive to accurately convey the nature and severity of the associated acts. Details about the victim published by other outlets or […]

Man shot, killed in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS — A 29-year-old man was shot and killed in St. Louis’ Mount Pleasant neighborhood Sunday night. At around 10:35 p.m., police were called to the 4300 block of South Broadway for a shooting but were unable to find the victim. While at the scene, officers were notified that […]

One shot in Mexico on Monday afternoon

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MEXICO, Mo. — The Mexico Public Safety Department responded to a report of a gunshot wound around 2 p.m. Monday.  Public safety officials found a 19-year-old man on the 1300 block of North Washington Street. The man had a gunshot wound in his leg, according to a press release from […]

New York Yankees slugger is MLB home run king

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CLOSE Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Former Missouri State and Springfield Cardinals fan-favorite Luke Voit hit the most home runs over the course of the shortened MLB season.  During the season, the New York Yankees’ slugger hit 22 home runs — three more than second-place finisher Jose Abreu […]

Tuesday Morning Planner – KOAM

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Cool temps but gorgeous skies September 29, 2020 7:58 AM Michael Hayslip Posted: September 29, 2020 7:58 AM Little cool this morning as the sun doesn’t quite combat the cool Canadian air coming in so it’s going to take awhile to get out of the 40s we’re experiencing right now, […]

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