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MEMPHIS, Mo.- A medical emergency led to a Memphis man receiving serious injuries while riding an ATV Wednesday night.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 56-year old Allen D. Garrett of Memphis was riding his 4-wheeler near the intersection of Madison Street and Adams Street just after 9:30 pm in Memphis when he suffered […]

KIRKSVILLE, Mo.- The U.S. Marshals Service on Wednesday issued a wanted poster for a man who has been the subject of an ongoing manhunt since Thursday evening. The wanted poster offers a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of 38-year old Jesse Rongey of Kirksville. Rongey has been […]

KIRKSVILLE, Mo.- Law Enforcement is actively searching in the area of Youngstown Trail after a possible sighting of Jesse Rongey. Rongey is wanted in conjunction with the Murder of Stephen Munn and is considered armed and dangerous. The Adair County Sheriff’s Office is encouraging the public to avoid the area. Residents in and around Youngstown […]

Kirksville, Mo.- The Kirksville Police Department is investigating an arson/homicide case where a 42-year-old Kirksville woman was killed. At approximately 12:38 am, on Friday, July 29, 2022, Kirksville Police, Fire and emergency responders were dispatched to a residence on the 500 block of West Mary Street in reference to a structure fire. Police arrived and […]

MEMPHIS, Mo.- The vigilance of local citizens has led to the apprehension of a wanted fugitive.  Scotland County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Moss told KMEM News that numerous tips from concerned citizens regarding a suspicious person in the Memphis area led to the arrest of 23-year old Donald Delcour of Payson, Illinois.  Delcour was taken into […]

UNIONVILLE, Mo.- In a letter to his constituents Monday afternoon, Putnam County Sheriff Jason Knight has echoed the sentiments of other Missouri sheriffs by stating that he will take steps to protect Concealed Carry Permit (CCW) information from anyone not entitled to that information under Missouri law. Sheriff Knight said in his letter obtained by […]

HANNIBAL, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites kindergarten teachers to attend teacher workshops that will focus on MDC’s new curriculum, Kindergarten: Bears Through the Season. There are currently two workshops scheduled with more dates to be set in the future. The first workshop will be Aug. 18 from 1 p.m.- 5 p.m. at the […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is revising its surveillance and management plan for chronic wasting disease (CWD) and is seeking public feedback on the plan’s goals and objectives, and potential changes to deer hunting regulations. According to MDC, white-tailed deer are an extremely important wildlife resource of the state and deer […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Missouri Conservation Commission recently honored Clark-County native and lifelong conservationist Dave Murphy with their Master Conservationist Award. Murphy received the award on July 20 during a special presentation at the home of MDC Director Sara Parker Pauley. The MDC Master Conservationist Award honors living […]

OTTUMWA, Ia- On June 6th, 2022, at approximately 10:41 A.M., a concerned citizen contacted the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office and explained that he found a recently burnt vehicle in a farm field near 12286 Sycamore Road. Deputies responded and began to process the scene. Deputies believed the vehicle was a Ford Mustang; public vehicle identification […]