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State records show that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon received a $10,000 donation from a firm with a state contract on the same...
You can be part of an art project about last May's Joplin tornado. Photographer Robert Fogarty will be taking photos for ...
A 52-year-old Barton County man is facing child pornography charges after being indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday. T...
Some Pittsburg State students are raising money to fight breast cancer and honor a friend. Julie Huston, president of the Lam...
Former Arkansas First Lady Janet Huckabee was in Joplin Tuesday night campaigning for US Senate candidate Todd Akin. Followin...
Pittsburg State technology education students donated two dog houses to the Joplin Humane Society today. Associate Professor ...
Freeman Health System is creating a memorial of the May 2011 tornado. Freeman President and CEO Paula Baker tells News Talk K...
Parsons Police are looking for a man they say shot into an occupied vehicle Wednesday morning. Three men and two women were i...
There was a shooting in Pittsburg early Sunday morning that left a 21-year-old man dead. Major Brent Narges of Pittsburg Poli...
A long-time booster of southwest Missouri has died. Chuck Surface passed away Wednesday night from cancer. He was 68. Surface...
If you like baseball memorabilia, you'll want to head to Kansas City during Fan Fest before the All-Star Game. There will...
Churches throughout the Joplin area are taking steps to help those affected by the deadly tornado that hit Moore, OK this wee...
The American Red Cross is recognizing people in the community who are Everyday Heroes. They range from the Joplin Fire Depart...
Missouri American Water's treatment plant was honored Tuesday. Spokeswoman Christie Barnhart tells News Talk KZRG they re...
A 29-year-old former Carl Junction police officer is facing up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing ch...
Joplin's Landreth Park has gone to the dogs this weekend... and that's a good thing. The massive Dogs in Downtown eve...
She may look normal, but an area dog is up for a big award in a nationwide contest. K-9 Lily is a candidate for the American ...
It's the largest single day food drive in the US. The National Association of Letter Carriers will have its 21st annual S...
Members of the Spiva Center for the Arts in Joplin will be showing off their work starting Saturday. The Center's 65th An...
If you or your kids like super heroes, you'll want to check out Buffalo Wild Wings in Joplin Monday night. They're ha...
A Galena man has been sentenced to just over three and a half years in federal prison for possesison of child porn and traffi...
It's never to young to start learning about charity. Jefferson Elementary kindergarten and first grade students held a be...
There's a special event happening in Carl Junction tomorrow night. Lisa Knutzen tells News Talk KZRG about the 13th annua...
Missouri Southern's Student Senate is holding its third annual Saint Baldrick's event Tuesday night. It's to rais...
Two officers from Neosho have been honored for saving a woman's life. On March 8, Neosho Police Officer John Miller and N...
Pittsburg State University kicked off their annual Community Campaign, which salutes businesses in Crawford County that partn...
Governor Nixon's State of the State speech has State Representative Charlie Davis of Webb City scratching his head. Davis...
Looking for a job? There's going to be a job fair next Tuesday at the Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium. Pittsburg Chamber of...
Missouri State Representative Charlie Davis has been honored by the Missouri VFW. The Webb City Republican tells News Talk KZ...
A man is in critical condition after breaking into a Neosho man's home... and getting stabbed in the face. Neosho Police ...
A woman tried to rob a Joplin bank Friday afternoon."The lady was at the drive-up window and passed a note to the teller...
The man who allegedly wanted to blow up churches in the Miami area will be in court next month to see if he's competent t...
Mayor Melodee Colbert-Kean announced the winners of the Joplin Art Rocks contest at city hall today. The winners of the art c...
A Joplin neighborhood has some new additions: Trees. Some three dozen volunteers from the Missouri Community Forestry Council...
For the second straight year, the Pittsburg Police Department has earned a commmunity traffic safety award from Triple-A. Las...
A reception was held Monday for Joplin School Superintendent Doctor CJ Huff, in recognition of being one of four finalists fo...
Nearly two years to the day after Jacque Sue Waller was last seen alive, the body of the southeast Missouri mother of young t...
A Four States business has won a national award. Crossland Construction of Columbus took second place in the building divisio...
With the weather heating up, it's time for a reminder that keeping your pet in a hot car isn't a good idea."Leav...
$250,000 has been donated for scholarships at Pittsburg State University. Kathleen Flannery, executive director of PSU...
There's a home in Welch that doesn't have a roof today, because of strong winds early this morning. Dale Charles says...
The town of Diamond is now without the majority of their firefighters. Most of the command staff and firefighters for the Dia...
A Pittsburg man who escaped from the Cherokee County Jail Sunday, and was caught Tuesday night, is now accused of committing ...
Local cat owners need to be on the lookout for a new disease that's usually fatal. Dr. Ben Leavens of Main Street Pet Car...
The Carthage Hall of Heroes was officially established Friday morning. Bill Putnam, one of the driving forces behind it, tell...
Last week's news that Mars Incorporated would close its Joplin pet food plant worried some people at the Joplin Humane So...
The Joplin Humane Society is holding its first ever Pit Bull Awareness Day on Saturday. Lysa Buehler of the Humane Society te...
You'll be able to help the Special Olympics at a silent auction Saturday in Carthage. Kristen Hawkins with the Missouri D...
A Pittsburg man is wanted for trying to cash a bad check while posing as a police officer. Belle Plaine Police Chief Gordon F...
A table carved by a Carthage artist is benefitting two breast cancer groups and the Spiva Center for the Arts. Larry Glaze sp...
A family of 8 had to be evacuated from their Joplin home after a house fire at 732 South Empire just before 7 this morning. K...
A woman from Vinita died early Sunday morning when her car went off a bridge and landed upside down in a creek. The Oklahoma ...
They were dancing the night away last night for a good cause. The third annual Zumbathon was held Friday night at the Joplin ...
A former city clerk from Neosho County has admitted embezzling $120,000 in a deal with federal prosecutors to pay the mon...
A 17-year-old from Fairland died Friday afternoon in a one-car crash in Bernice. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Colton Jame...
Arbor Day was celebrated at Joplin's Parr Hill Park today. Empire District Electric gave away trees to be planted. Jon Sk...
Last year, Joplin's Cunningham Park won $25,000 from Coca-Cola in an online vote for America's favorite park. Coc...
It was a special day for one fourth grade student at West Central Elementary School. Karen Alvarado was honored with the Scho...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon was in Joplin Monday to thank a local business for hiring veterans. Able Manufacturing received t...
When Joplin marks the second anniversary of its devastating tornado Wedneday, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano wi...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long said there was some good in President Obama's State of the Union speech. The good was tha...
House Speaker Tim Jones gave the Republican response to Missouri Governor Nixon's State of the State speech Monday night....
The Longaberger Company of Newark, OH was honored by the City of Joplin today for their donation of over 40 trees to Cunningh...
A man who escaped from the Cherokee County Jail early Sunday morning has been captured. Details are sketchy at this hour, but...
There was good news Wednesday about Joplin's rebuilding from the 2011 tornado. It was announced that Joplin would receive...
Two men from Joplin were chargd in separate cases in federal court for receiving kiddie porn on the internet. They were arres...
Some four-legged heroes got the spotlight in Carl Junction today, as the city's post office unveiled the US Postal Servic...
A national award will be presented to Joplin as a community and Jane Cage in particular. The first Rick Rescorla National Awa...
A southwest Missouri man admits that he collected thousands of photos and videos of child pornography in the last 10 to 15 ye...
Starting Tuesday, 26th Street will be closed between Pearl and Moffet so Empire District Electric can finish work related to ...
An animal rights group held a protest outside a Joplin Walmart this morning. Mercy For Animals doesn't like the way pork ...
Neosho Police say they've caught the man responsible for stealing several chainsaws from a local church. Police Chief Dav...
Joplin's annual Christmas Parade will be Tuesday night along Main Street. That means your normal travel plans might be in...
The wife of St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Famer Stan Musial has died at the age of 91. The team says Lillian Musial passed away...
Thousands of volunteers came to Joplin to help after last May's deadly tornado. Here's a way to thank them. You can n...
The name of the man who was killed in a shootout with law enforcement this morning outside the Joplin Motel 6 has been releas...
Mercy Hospital Joplin's MedFlight celebrated its 20th birthday today. MedFlight helicopters transport patients from rural...
A judge has ruled in favor of Cherokee County after officials sued a gambling organization that promised a casino but didn...
The man who led Joplin's Police Department in the wake of the May 2011 tornado will now lead Missouri's Department of...
A Joplin man faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to child porn charges this week. Jasper County Prosecutor D...
The Missouri Southern State University Symphony Orchestra will have a guest performer tonight. Pianist Michael Sheppard will ...
It's Homecoming Week at Missouri Southern State University. Director of University Relations and Marketing Cassie Mathes ...
A Facebook page has been set up to remember Monica Webb, the Joplin woman who was killed by her estranged husband last Novemb...
A 5-year-old McDonald County girl died in an apartment fire in Noel last night. Firefighters showed up at the scene at around...
A family in northwest Missouri has won one of the winning Powerball tickets. The Hill family of Dearborn says they can't ...
Delaware County authorities are looking for a man they say stabbed his ex-girlfriend Friday night. The Sheriff's Office s...
There's going to be something unusual this morning at 7th and Main in Joplin. An animal rights group called Mercy For Ani...
Neosho Police are looking for the man who robbed a local restaurant Wednesday night. Police say aman approached the owner of ...
Former Oklahoma first lady Ann Bartlett, who was married to former Republican Gov. Dewey F. Bartlett Sr., has died. She was 9...
The Veterans Memorial at Missouri Southern State University was re-dedicated today. A new plaque honoring military servie mem...
If you're an Empire District Electric customer and want to sound off on a proposed rate increase, you'll get that cha...
Did you know Missouri Southern's fight song doesn't have any words? That came as a surprise to Brian Fronzaglia, the ...
Dozens of Joplin residents posed for photographs Thursday that will be part of an art exhibit. Photographer Robert Fogarty...
The United Way of Southwest Missouri and Southeast Kansas has kicked off its 2012 fundraising campaign. This year's goal ...
The Denver Broncos honored former Missouri Southern star Rod Smith in a halftime ceremony Sunday, inducting the undrafted wid...
You've got one more day to file your taxes. This year, the deadline is April 17th. Paul Allen of Erickson Tax Service tel...
Longtime Kansas City Royals broadcaster Fred White died Wednesday of complications from cancer. He was 76.The Royals were inf...
An author from Arkansas got some laughs and smiles from students at Royal Heights Elementary School in Joplin today with a pr...
They'd been told all their lives they couldn't play, but last night, 47 people from the ages of 5 to 20 did just that...
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