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Non-toxic material found in suspicious package at Farmington business
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:05:28 -0700

A hazmat team dispatched to the Centene Corporation determined the unknown material was non-toxic, according to the Farmington Police Department.

De Soto woman killed when car hits tree in Jefferson County
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:50:00 -0700

Heather M. Michael, 40, died at a hospital about an hour after the crash on Tuesday night.

Missouri woman dies in crash
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:54:57 -0700

DE SOTO, Mo. (AP) _ A 40-year-old Jefferson County woman died in a one-car accident Tuesday night after veering off the road and hitting a tree. The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the victim as Heather M. Michael. She was driving west on state Highway 110 about 7 p.m. when she lost control of the car. […]

EPA approves Missouri water quality rules
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:05:00 -0700

Missouri updated rules last year to end decades of noncompliance with Clean Water Act. 

Newell Sentenced to 40 Years
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:54:59 -0700

MT. VERNON -- A Jefferson County man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for murdering his grandmother.

De Soto woman dies in Jefferson County crash
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:48:03 -0700

DE SOTO, Mo. (AP) -- A 40-year-old Jefferson County woman died in a one-car accident Tuesday night after veering off the road and hitting a tree. The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the victim as Heather M. Michael.

Jefferson County official says she meant 'no ill intent' to Obama in Facebook post
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0700

Debbie Dunnegan, recorder of deeds, wrote she didn't understand why no action is being taken against 'domestic enemy'

Official calls for coup of Obama
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:56:21 -0700

A county official in Missouri is scaling back her latest suggestion that American troops should overthrow President Barack Obama.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:42:44 -0700

JEFFERSON CITY - Ebola training and preparation in Mid-Missouri was discussed in a forum Wednesday. Deputy Director of Public Safety Andrea Spillars said Missouri hospitals have added training for vigilant screening and treatment practices to test for ebola.

Official who called for armed overthrow of government says she has ‘no ill intent’
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:11:38 -0700

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. — A county official in Missouri is scaling back her latest suggestion that American troops should overthrow President Barack Obama. Jefferson County Recorder of Deeds Debbie Dunnegan called President Barack Obama “our domestic enemy” and suggested the U.S. Constitution would give the U.S. military the authority to oust the president in a […]