Missouri lawmakers question troopers' training for duties on water
State representatives are concerned about whether troopers patrolling Missouri's waterways were properly trained following a merger of the Highway Patrol and Water Patrol in 2011. During a hearing at the Capitol on Wednesday, lawmakers questioned Missouri State Highway Patrol officials on how much training troopers receive before heading onto the water.
The review comes after the death of a 20-year-old college student from Iowa who drowned ...
Slideshow: Hour-by-hour look at Wednesday evening's stormy weather on KY3's Futurecast Radar
KY3's Futurecast radar shows where to expect stormy weather through Thursday morning in the Ozarks. ...
Tornado Watch issued for the Ozarks for Wednesday night
The National Weather Service issued a Tornado Watch for Wednesday evening for the Ozarks.
The watch includes, Barton, Benton, Cedar, Dade, Dallas, Hickory, Jasper, Laclede, Miller, Morgan, Phelps, Polk, Pulaski, St. Clair and Vernon Counties.
These storms could also include heavy rain, hail and wind packing a punch of 60 miles-per-hour. ...
Extra innings boost audience for AL wild-card game
ATLANTA (AP) — Extra innings boosted viewership for the American League wild-card game.
The Kansas City Royals' comeback 9-8 win in 12 innings over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday averaged more than 5.2 million viewers on TBS. The network said Wednesday that's up 14 percent from the nearly 4.6 million for last year's NL game between Cincinnati and Pittsburgh to open the postseason, a 6-2 Pirates ...
Consumer group sues over Missouri insurance rates
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A consumer group is suing the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to obtain information used to justify insurance rates in Missouri.
The Consumer Council of Missouri filed the complaint Tuesday in federal court. The agency didn't immediately respond to an email to its press office seeking comment.
The consumer group says the new health insurance law requires the agency to ...
Missouri lawmakers question troopers' training
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — State representatives are raising concerns over whether troopers patrolling Missouri's waterways were properly trained following a 2011 highway and water patrol merger.
During a hearing Wednesday at the Capitol, lawmakers questioned Missouri State Highway Patrol officials on how much training troopers receive before heading onto the water.
The review comes after the death of a 20-year-old man who drowned May 31 in ...