Governor Calls for Nearly $860M to Widen I-70

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson called on state lawmakers to set aside nearly $860 million to widen and improve traffic flow on Interstate 70 in his annual State of the State address Wednesday.

West Plains Police Say Man Murdered His Father

(KTTS News) — A man is behind bars, charged with killing his father at a home in West Plains. 34-year-old Christopher Greenough from West Plains is charged with second-degree murder. Police found his father, David Greenough, bleeding

Five Inmates Escape Jail In Farmington

(KTTS News) — Authorities are looking for five inmates who broke out of the St. Francois County Detention Center in Farmington last night. The jail is located south of St. Louis. The men broke through a secured

Deadly Motorcycle Crash In Springfield

(KTTS News) — A motorcycle crash leaves a man from Springfield dead. Springfield Police say 43-year-old James O’Keefe was riding his bike early Tuesday morning when he hit a curb on the roundabout at Maryland and Walnut

Man Charged With Kidnapping Ex-Girlfriend

(KTTS News) — The Lawrence County prosecutor has charged a man with kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in Aurora. Nick Morris, 22, turned himself in to police. He’s being held without bond. Police say he fought with two men

Nick Reed’s Must Read Headlines – 01.18.23

World Economic Forum: During the World Economic Forum, former Secretary of State and current U.S. climate envoy John Kerry called himself and his fellow attendees a “select group” with an “almost extraterrestrial” plan to save the planet.

Madonna announces 40th anniversary ‘Celebration Tour’

Madonna plans to celebrate her 40th anniversary with the announcement of the Celebration Tour, her first retrospective concert tour. Said Madonna: “I am excited to explore as many songs as possible in hopes to give my fans the show they