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Woman arrested at Chillicothe Correctional Center on charges from Grundy County

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of an Independence woman at the Chillicothe Correctional Center on August 9th on felony charges from Grundy County. Forty-nine-year-old Mira Ann Huffman has been charged with first-degree tampering with a motor vehicle, possession of a controlled substance, and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia involving amphetamine or methamphetamine. They stem from an alleged January incident.
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Attorney sentenced for smuggling heroin into Missouri prison

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A 44-year-old Shawnee, Kansas attorney was sentenced in federal court Tuesday for smuggling heroin to an inmate at the Western Missouri Correctional Center in Cameron, Missouri, with whom she had a romantic relationship. Juliane L. Colby was sentenced to one year and one month in...
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Attorney Sentenced For Heroin Conspiracy Distribution At Cameron Prison

A Shawnee, Kansas attorney who had served as a public defender for a Western Missouri Correctional Center inmate in Cameron will serve a prison sentence for conspiracy to distribute heroin. 44 year old Juliane L. Colby was sentenced in U.S. Federal Court to one year and one month in federal...

Obituary: Carl Leroy Allen

Carl Leroy Allen, Jr., 79, Pattonsburg, MO passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2022. Carl was born on February 25, 1943, in Pattonsburg, Missouri the son of Carl and Gladys (Woodring) Allen. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Judy Olney. Carl is survived by his...

Dump Truck Struck I-35 Bridge In Cameron

The eastbound lanes of US 36 are narrowed to a single lane after a northbound dump truck on Interstate 35 struck the bridge, causing damage. MoDOT did the preliminary inspection of the bridge and for safety purposes, the eastbound right lane of the bridge is closed until further notice. MoDOT...

Dump Truck Strikes US 36 Bridge Over I-35

CAMERON, MO – The Missouri Department of Transportation says the U.S. Route 36 bridge over Interstate 35 in Cameron was struck Monday by a dump truck. After an initial inspection, the eastbound right-hand lane of the bridge was closed and a 12-foot width restriction was put in place. The safety measures will remain in place until further notice.

Obituary & Services: Delma “Delores” Wendt

Delma “Dolores” Wendt was born on January 10, 1935, in Fredericktown, Missouri, to John and Piney (Hensley) Britton. She entered into eternal Life on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at her home in Vandalia, Missouri. In her life, Dolores worked at the Social Security Office in Chillicothe, Missouri, where...

Chillicothe Fire Department responds to Maple Street

The Chillicothe Fire Department reports a fan was used Monday evening to evacuate smoke after food being cooked on a stove began smoking. A neighbor reported a smoke detector was sounding and smoke was seen coming out a window of the residence at 1722 Maple Street in Chillicothe. The fire...

Senior citizen arrested by Missouri State Highway Patrol in Daviess County faces multiple drug allegations

Multiple allegations face a woman from Holt after she was arrested early Monday morning in Daviess County. Seventy-one-year-old Linda Doran was taken on a 24-hour hold to the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail. The patrol accused Doran of possession of controlled substances listed as amphetamines, synthetic narcotics, and marijuana. She’s also accused...

Holt Resident Facing Multiple Drug Charges Following an Overnight Arrest in Daviess County

(DAVIESS COUNTY) – A Holt resident is facing multiple drug charges following an overnight arrest in Daviess County. Just before 12:30 A.M. this morning the Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 71-year-old Linda K. Doran, who is facing charges for possession of a controlled substance for amphetamines, possession of a controlled substance for synthetic narcotics, and possession of marijuana.

Smoke From Burned Food

A report of a smoke detector sounding and smoke coming from a home in the 1700 block of Maple Street at about 6:25 pm Monday summoned the Chillicothe Fire Department. Firefighters arrived in three minutes to find the resident had been cooking and had fallen asleep, burning the food on the stove.

Chillicothe Police Report For Monday

The Chillicothe Police Department responded to 110 calls for service Monday. Some of the calls include:. 1:31 am, Report of suspicious activity in the 400 block of Cherry Street. Report of two subjects running from the area. Officers located them at Clay and Vine Streets. They were checked and released.

Weekend Chillicothe Police Report

The Chillicothe Police Department report for the weekend included 117 calls for service. Some of the calls include:. 02:24 a.m., Officers responded to the 800 block of Elm St. for a vehicle that appeared to be broken into. Officers arrived and observed a window was broken on the vehicle. Nothing appeared to be stolen. A report was taken and the investigation continues.

Evergy to purchase Oklahoma wind farm benefitting Missouri customers

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Evergy is in the midst of the purchase of an Oklahoma wind farm for $250 million, which will serve customers in western Missouri. Evergy says on Tuesday, Aug. 9, that a new partnership with both Scout Clean Energy and Elawan Energy will fund the $250 million purchase of the 199-megawatt Persimmon Creek Wind Farm in western Oklahoma.

King City R-I School District Receives Grant for Coding Course

KING CITY, MO – A grant from the Bayer Fund will allow the King City R-I School District to provide Coding to elementary students. Any farmer is eligible to nominate their school for the America’s Farmers Grow Communities grant through the Bayer Fund. Every Missouri county receives a grant. Brad Law nominated the King City School District, which was given $5,000 for the Coding program.