Springfield

Alex Degman
June 16, 2019 - 3:45 pm
FARMERSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) -- Two people from the St. Louis area were killed and a half dozen people on a MegaBus were injured in a multi-vehicle crash about 20 miles south of Springfield, Ill. State Police say it happened around 12:30 Sunday morning in northern Mongtomery County near mile marker 73...
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arrested
June 10, 2019 - 11:56 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman who is accused of buying lingerie and condoms for a 12-year-old girl and encouraging her to have a sexual relationship with an 18-year-old man has been charged with child endangerment. The Springfield News-Leader reports that 66-year-old Jo Garrison, of...
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St. Louis Blues goalie
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Fred Bodimer
June 08, 2019 - 10:07 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) — The Roman Catholic Bishop of Springfield, Illinois is keeping a close eye on the St. Louis Blues march toward the Stanley Cup. Nicknamed "The Holy Goalie," Bishop Thomas Paprocki is a hockey fanatic who still plays goaltender in a local amateur Masters Hockey League...
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rain while driving
May 22, 2019 - 10:38 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a downpour of rain contributed to a deadly double fatality crash near Springfield. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the crash happened around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday when the victim’s sport utility vehicle skidded across the center of U.S. 160 about 1 mile (...
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Wooden gavel lying on table by judge's chair in courtroom
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May 07, 2019 - 1:31 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - An appeals court panel has upheld a Springfield ordinance that prohibits women from showing their nipples and areolas in public. The Springfield News-Leader reports the ruling Monday from a three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals is the latest in a four-year...
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(Lori eileen Day, Facebook)
May 01, 2019 - 11:17 am
(KMOX) - Could it be imaginations running wild or is this a real connection to the 16th U.S. President Abraham Lincoln? A video was shared to Facebook by Lori Eileen Day as she was sweeping the floor of a Springfield, Ill. home . The home used to be the very place where Lincoln's wife, Mary Todd,...
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April 09, 2019 - 11:57 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The hearse carrying the late Ronnie Davis had some curious escorts: A dozen garbage trucks. The 60-year-old Springfield, Illinois, resident spent 21 years driving for Republic Services and its predecessors. The (Springfield) State Journal-Register reports he was accompanied...
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March 29, 2019 - 3:51 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KYKY) — With the help of four elementary students and a state rep, Ski soda might just become the official state soda of Illinois. This week, kids from Germantown Elementary School visited State Rep. Charlie Meier (R-Okawville) and went before the House State Government...
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Illinois state capitol building
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January 09, 2019 - 7:09 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX/AP) -- A new Illinois legislative session got underway Wednesday with Democrats firmly in control but both parties pledging to turn the page on years of budget stalemates, government dysfunction and name-calling. Democrat Michael Madigan, already the longest-serving state...
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham
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December 20, 2018 - 4:45 pm
Green-Beckham was booked into jail early Thursday morning, but online records do not show formal charges have been filed.
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