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Council endorses road tax
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:15:28 -0700

The Jefferson City Council unanimously approved a resolution urging voters to support a state-wide amendment on next month’s ballot to fund road upkeep and new construction.

Missouri Senator Kehoe explains Amendment Number 7
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:32:19 -0700

Keeping our roads and highways safe is the motivating force to passage of Constitutional Amendment No. 7, on ballots statewide in the Aug. 5 primary elections next week in Missouri.

Area business academy now open for applicants
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:00:20 -0700

The Jefferson City Area Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with the University of Missouri Extension’s Small Business & Technology Development Centers to offer Cole County a Small Business Academy.

Alabama man accused of lighting ex on fire - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:25:43 -0700

MIDFIELD, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama man has been accused of dousing his ex-girlfriend in gasoline and lighting her on fire. Jefferson County sheriff's spokesman Randy Christian says 48-year-old Michael Kennedy was arrested Monday afternoon on charges of domestic violence and attempted murder.

Millions spent on Missouri road, farm proposals
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:23:13 -0700

Supporters of proposed Constitutional Amendment 7 and proposed Constitutional Amendment 1 have far outspent their opponents.   Read more

Authorities arrest man accused of setting ex-girlfriend on fire
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:34:27 -0700

Jefferson County authorities say they have arrested the man suspected of pouring gasoline on his ex-girlfriend and setting her on fire on Sunday.

Coverage You Can Count On
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:41:56 -0700

JEFFERSON CITY - The Missouri Department of Corrections announced Wednesday an inmate serving time at the Jefferson City Correctional Center died Tuesday afternoon of apparent natural causes.

Jefferson County mother reacts to son caught stealing cars
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:27:26 -0700

(KTVI)– A Fox 2 follow up on a stolen car from Jefferson County that was found by its owner through Facebook in Georgia. Sondra Gaines heard the news about her son when she received a text Wednesday night from her daughter. Cody Michael, Kelly Gaines and his friend are suspected of robbing numerous people in […]

Former teacher sues Jefferson City School District
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 04:15:30 -0700

A former Jefferson City High School journalism teacher has sued the district, alleging she was subjected to age and sex discrimination and harassment by the school’s administrators.

Heartland road projects for 7/27
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:05:35 -0700

Here is a list of road projects around the Heartland scheduled for Sunday, July 27.