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What new stores are coming to the Battlefield Mall?

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Battlefield Mall has announced several new additions including the return of Starbucks. Here’s a list of the most recent additions to the mall: *COMING SOON* Pandora – Jewelry *COMING SOON* Daily Thread – Everyday fashion brand for women Yan’s Sushi and Grill – Restaurant Pepper Palace – Hot sauce and spicy […]
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Despite medical card, Springfield man charged with DWI for marijuana use in fatal crash

A Springfield man with a medical marijuana card has been charged with a felony after police say he was high on marijuana when he crashed his car into a pedestrian who later died. David Busick, 66, was charged Thursday with DWI resulting in death and a careless driving misdemeanor for a December 2021 crash on West Chestnut Expressway that killed 43-year-old Matthew Wood. ...
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Police identify motorcyclist killed in crash in Springfield, Mo.

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - A motorcyclist died from a crash in Springfield on Saturday. Police identified the victim as Trenton Williamson, 22, of Springfield. Investigators say Williamson was northbound on Kissick Avenue from the Springfield Lake Dam. Police say he lost control and drove off the roadway into a ravine. Emergency crews rushed him to the hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Springfield man dies in single-vehicle motorcycle crash

The Springfield Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred this past weekend. SPD responded to a single-vehicle crash near Kissick Avenue and Lake Ridge Street at 5:12 p.m. Saturday, June 25, according to a SPD news release. Trenton Williamson, 22, of Springfield was driving northbound on Kissick Avenue from the Springfield...

Coming of age and being gay in the rural Ozarks

Jordan Schreiber struggled to figure out who she was while growing up in a small town in the rural Ozarks. As she began to accept that she was gay, she found solace in a high school teacher's classroom. "You let me just be. You let me be with you," said...

Fatal Motorcycle Crash Near Springfield Lake Dam

A 22 year-old man has died after crashing his motorcycle near the Springfield Lake Dam. Trenton Williamson of Springfield was driving Northbound on Kissick Avenue on his Yamaha motorcycle when he lost control, ran off the roadway, and landed in a ravine. Williamson was transported to a local hospital where...

Two-Vehicle Accident Injures 4 Minors, 1 Adult

Douglas County, MO. – A two-vehicle accident that happened at 8:10PM on Saturday, June the 25th, has lead to the injury of 4 minors and 1 adult. A 1999 Dodge Dakota, driven by Elijah Nelson, 31 of Oldfield, MO, was traveling Eastbound on Highway T, two miles West of Goodhope. It was then that they had crossed the centerline and skidded into the path of vehicle two, a 2008 Toyota Sienna driven by Haden Matthew, 32 of Ava, MO.

Man Wanted In Stone County Now In Custody

(KTTS News) — Police in Seymour have arrested a wanted man after a short pursuit. KY3 says Jordan Tinker, 25, had been on the run since nearly hitting a Taney County law enforcement officer, running from Christian County deputies, and fleeing a traffic stop in Stone County.

Did You Know The World’s First Drive Thru Was In Missouri? It’s True!

I like to think of myself as being able to appreciate this that are new and old. I enjoy listening to my mother tell stories about how things were when she was a kid. I appreciate nostalgia. If you do too, you may want to check out the first drive thru restaurant that ever existed. It happens to be located in Missouri. On Route 66 in Springfield. Let's talk about Red's Giant Hamburg.

Old Time Pottery announces new store in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Edited News Release/KY3) - Old Time Pottery is opening a new home decor store in Springfield, the third in Missouri. It will open in the former Hobby Lobby & Mardel location at 1535 East Battlefield. The company will announce its grand opening date soon. Old Time Pottery features...

Republic, Mo. Pregnancy Resource Center says it is upping security following Roe v. Wade decision

REPUBLIC, Mo. (KY3) - Pregnancy Resource Centers around the U-S are getting threats following the Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade, including one in Republic. Mary Jackson, the director of the Republic Pregnancy Resource Center, says they’ve assisted more than 10,000 women. She says they love to help women feel safe. They began to question their safety following the Supreme Court’s abortion ruling.

Police ID Victim In Fatal Motorcycle Crash

(KTTS News) — Springfield Police have identified the motorcycle rider who died after a single-vehicle crash near the Lake Springfield dam. Police say Trenton Williamson, 22, from Springfield was hurt Saturday when he lost control of his motorcycle near Kissick and Lake Ridge and ran off the road. He...

Deadly motorcycle crash in Springfield Saturday

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A 22-year-old Springfield man was killed Saturday evening in a single motorcycle crash. Springfield Police said Trenton Williamson was driving north on Kissick Avenue just after 5:00 p.m. Saturday when he lost control of his motorcycle and ran off the road into a ravine near Lake Ridge Street. An ambulance took him […]

Vandalism, Burglaries At Hammons Field

(KTTS News) — Springfield Police are reminding you to lock your car and leave your valuables at home after some break-ins at Hammons Field. The latest report happened on Friday. Police say it’s an ongoing problem. KY3 says police aren’t releasing any details about the latest incident because...

Laclede County crash leads to one death Sunday

LEBANON, Mo. – A 25-year-old Springfield woman was killed Sunday morning in a two-car crash. Missouri State Highway Patrol says Baylee Smith struck the rear of a car on Highway 5 six miles north of Lebanon around 10:00 a.m. Sunday morning. Smith was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver was taken to Lake […]