Polk County, MOBolivar Herald Free Press

PCSO recovers property stolen from storage unit

Polk County Sheriff Danny Morrison is commending his deputies after they worked to recover items stolen from a local storage unit and arrest the alleged thieves. According to online court records, Rex Allen Carter, 61, of Bolivar is charged in Polk County Circuit Court with class D felony second-degree burglary, class D felony stealing — $750 or more and class A misdemeanor unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia — prior drug offense.
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Morrisville, MOKYTV

Man dies in dirt bike crash in Morrisville, Mo.

MORRISVILLE, Mo. (KY3) - The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash involving a dirt bike in Morrisville. Austin Heglund, 25, of Walnut Grove, Mo., died in the crash Tuesday evening in the crash on State Highway 215. Investigators say Heglund crashed his dirt bike head-on into a Jeep...
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Walnut Grove, MOKTTS

Walnut Grove Man Dead After Crash

A Walnut Grove man is dead after a head-on crash. The crash happened around 8 pm on Tuesday on Missouri 215 near Morrisville. 25-year-old Austin Heglund was on his 2001 Yamaha YZ250 when he failed to negotiate a curve causing another vehicle to swerve. Both vehicles traveled off the road...
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Everton, MOMonett Times

Trial dates set for 2 of 4 in Everton rape, kidnapping

Willis trial set for September, Wade trial to start in February 2022. Trial dates have been set for two of the four suspects in connection with the alleged kidnapping and rape of a Springfield woman on Aug. 20, 2019. The four-day trial for Donnie Lee Willis, 58, of Everton, has...
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Greene County, MOKTTS

Health Department Launches Interactive COVID-19 Vaccine Map

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department launched an interactive map of COVID-19 vaccination locations. The map allows individuals to input their home or work address to locate the nearest vaccination site. Users may also filter by vaccine type and clinic setting — whether it’s a community event, healthcare clinic or pharmacy.
Greene County, MOKYTV

INTERACTIVE MAP: Springfield-Greene County Health Dept. launches interactive map for COVID-19 vaccines

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Edited News Release/KY3) - The Springfield-Greene County Health Department launched an interactive map of vaccination locations. The map allows you to input an address to locate the nearest vaccination site. Users may also filter by vaccine type and clinic setting whether it’s a community event, healthcare clinic or pharmacy. It includes clinics hosted by the health department, Jordan Valley Community Health Center, CoxHealth, Mercy Hospital Springfield and other community partners.
Missouri StateBolivar Herald Free Press

Two injured in Mo. 13 crash

A man was seriously hurt in a two-vehicle crash on Mo. 13 last week. According to a Bolivar Police Department news release, Bolivar police officers were called to the area of northbound Mo. 13 at East 490th Road at around 7:13 p.m. Thursday, June 3, for a two-vehicle crash. The...
Polk County, MOBolivar Herald Free Press

See you at the fair

Children of all ages, as well as kids at heart, will gather this week for the return of an annual tradition. The Polk County Fair Association announced earlier this year that the Polk County Fair is on the books for 2021 after the event was canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic.
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Missouri Attorney General files suit against Hickory County dog breeder

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt today filed suit against Laurie Lund of Cridder Creek Kennel for multiple violations of the Animal Care Facilities Act and for operating without a license since January 2021. “The vast majority of Missouri’s commercial breeders comply with the Animal Care Facilities Act, however, when my...
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The Joplin Globe

Scott Bailey joins Webb City football staff

As former Pittsburg State football teammates, Scott Bailey felt like John Roderique owed him a job. “I was playing linebacker until we recruited him, and he took my job,” Bailey said. “After he took my job, I had to go find another position to play, so I went and played tight end.
Stockton, MOCedar Republican

Bringing back the Stockton Police Department?

Stockton has not had its own police department since it was abandoned by the city around 20 years ago. However, the Stockton Board of Aldermen is considering revitalizing police services in city limits. At Monday, June 14’s regular meeting, the board heard from Fair Play Police Department Chief Tony Sexton,...
Bolivar, MOBolivar Herald Free Press

Of thee I sing

A local decades-old Independence Day tradition is on the books once again. Since 1980, the Bolivar Rotary Club has sponsored the Celebration of Freedom program and fireworks on the campus of Southwest Baptist University. And, preparations are underway for the 41st annual community picnic and fireworks extravaganza on Sunday, July 4.
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