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 […]

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 […]

Week 5 top 25 power rankings

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Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about 2020 Week 5: Southwest Missouri top 25 high school football power rankings There is a lot of movement in this week’s edition of our power rankings thanks to upsets in the area. Post to Facebook Sent! […]

Volunteers needed for cold weather shelters

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CLOSE Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide There are currently two emergency cold weather shelter sites in Springfield that open on nights when the temperature dips below 32 degrees. Due to COVID-19, both will be at limited capacity this winter. East Sunshine Church of Christ will be able […]

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