A standoff ended Friday afternoon (7/21) after three hours with a man in custody and no one injured. Joplin Police Captain Trevor Duncan tells News Talk KZRG Police were called to the Microtel on South […]
Two people from Bolivar were seriously injured when they were thrown from their vehicle during a rollover accident in Dade County Thursday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells News Talk KZRG 37-year-old Michelle McMullin […]
There are a lot of baseball games going on in the Four States this week. The annual Premier Baseball Junior Championships are taking place at several fields in Joplin, as well as Miami, Baxter Springs, […]
Someone is messing with mailboxes in Jasper County. “Over the past couple days, we’ve taken approximately eight different reports of people going out and finding that their mailbox has been opened. We had a couple […]
Missouri Governor Eric Greitens says he’ll stop funding cuts for foster-care families that he approved earlier this year. Greitens in a Thursday (7/20) Facebook post said cutting aid to families who care for foster children […]
UPDATE 7/20 9:52pm: Joplin Police now say the body found is that of an adult male. The victim’s name is not being released pending notification of relatives. Foul play is not suspected. JPD says its […]
The man accused of shooting a Jasper County Deputy in March wants his trial to be moved. 43-year-old E-F Fitchpatrick is accused of shooting Deputy Nolan Murray as Murray was trying to serve a warrant […]
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: General Electric Co., down 78 cents to $25.91 The industrial company said it expects to only reach the low end of its annual profit forecast range.
New Jersey has become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21. Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed into law Friday a measure that raises the age from 19. Hawaii and California are the only other states where the smoking age is 21.