SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Fire officials want the department to be more representative of the entire community, so they're making an effort to recruit more women.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - As fall approaches and overnight temperatures drop, survival becomes more difficult for homeless youth in the Ozarks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Boys and Girls Club of Springfield is teaming up with Buffalo Wild Wings to collect coats for needy children.
REPUBLIC, Mo.-- The Ozarks Steam Engine Association is observing the 53rd Annual Steam-O-Rama event Sept. 14, the last day of a weekend-long celebration.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Five Springfield public high schools are battling it out in a fundraising war Sept. 14.
WAYNESVILLE, Mo.-- A large stockpile of guns, money, and stolen property was discovered Sept. 12 during an evidentiary search in connection to a homicide case.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- A lottery application for mobile devices allows players to check their tickets more conveniently.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Fall fun in full swing at the 16th Annual Wickman’s Garden Fall Festival Sept. 14.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Gates open at 11 am Saturday for the 19th Annual Japanese Fall Festival in the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden in southwest Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – National Child Passenger Safety Week is Sept. 14-20 and areas in the Ozarks are offering free car seat safety checks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Greene County Historical Society dedicated several different spots as historical sites today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Missouri State University fans and alumni got their first chance Saturday afternoon to tailgate in the new and improved Bearfest Village.
STONE COUNTY, Mo. -- Stone County firefighters spent all morning battling flames at a home on Table Rock Circle in Indian Point. The fire broke out around 6 a.m. The home was destroyed and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Kitchen, Inc.'s Home at Last program offers housing and supportive services to homeless and at-risk veterans and their families in our community.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Isabel’s House, a crisis nursery in Springfield, is hosting an open house Community Tour Day to talk with families and community members about Isabel’s House services and referrals.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Evangel University is participating in National Campus Safety Awareness Month starting with an informational course on sexual harassment. In order to raise awareness.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Art Museum is inviting families to explore the museum and enjoy hands-on activities during Family Day on Saturday, Sept. 13, at 10 a.m. through noon.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Professional Bell Riders (PBR) and Bass Pro Shops are teaming-up for a family-friendly event for all ages.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Local non-profit Help Give Hope’s Annual Garage Sale kicked off Friday featuring a warehouse filled with furniture, knickknack, household items, clothing and more.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A police presence at a protest isn't a rarity, but police officers in a picket line would be a unique sight -- one that could be seen soon in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Police are investigating after a woman claims a man shot at her Friday evening.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Kimberling City couple's death raises concerns about carbon monoxide poisoning. The Missouri Highway Patrol determined there was no foul play in the deaths of Mary and Frank Wevers-- which happened in Pulaski County. The Wevers were found dead inside their camping trailer near Buckhorn in late May. An autopsy found the couple died from suffocation due to carbon monoxide. Highway Patrol troopers say a portable generator was found close to the Wevers' utility trailer and was positioned to have caused the exhaust to filter back into the camper. Experts say although incidents like this are rare, it's important to be vigilant.
SOUTHWEST Mo. -- With the summer season coming to a close, the Ozarks is gearing up for fall with festivals galore. Take a look at our list of upcoming events in your area.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon deemed the veto session a success in Springfield Friday even though lawmakers overrode 47 of his budget vetoes and passed 10 new state laws over his objections.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State University will sell alcohol for the first time on campus before Saturday's first home game of the season. The sale of alcohol comes as part of a policy change at M.S.U.
WILLARD, Mo. -- A woman has filed a lawsuit against eight companies for the deaths of her two children in a plane crash.
CAMERON, Mo. – A Springfield man convicted of strangling his grandmother to death was pronounced dead Friday morning.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Governor Jay Nixon has released another $22-million dollars of the money he had been withholding in the state budget, while announcing new withholdings of more than $54-million dollars, in part, tied to the cuts he had made in the budget that the legislature overturned this week.
BRANSON, Mo. - The public gets its first look at the new, three story, Cox Medical Center Branson Emergency Department.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Authorities have found a missing 4-year old boy who was allegedly taken Thursday after a court custody hearing in Bolivar.
(KNWA) -- More than one million smoke and combination smoke-carbon monoxide alarms are being recalled.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- One backer of a proposed change to the state Constitution hopes Missouri voters were paying attention during this week’s veto session.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The 2014 Professional Bull Riders "Built Ford Tough" series gets underway this weekend. KOLR10 talks with one of the riders about the danger and thrill of bull riding.
POLK COUNTY, Mo. -- An endangered person advisory has been issued for a four year old boy last seen Thursday afternoon.
WAYNESVILLE, Mo. -- The Missouri Highway Patrol says there was no foul play in the death of a couple in Pulaski County earlier this year.
CAPE FAIR, Mo. -- If you spend any time on the rivers and lakes of the Ozarks, you may have been lucky enough to see some bluffs from the water. While they may be pretty, bluffs play a much bigger role in how the river system works.
An alert is out for a missing 4 year old boy from Polk County. The cause of death of a couple at a campground in Pulaski County is determined. And a much cooler morning greets you as you go out the door, heading into a very fallish weekend.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A state senator from Springfield, whose package of tax breaks was vetoed by Governor Jay Nixon, has a bigger goal than trying to get the veto overridden.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will visit a Springfield school just after announcing he will release more than $140 million withheld from public education funding following the legislature's veto session.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Public Works and Environmental Services work will cause road closures starting early Friday (Sept. 12) morning.
Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Thursday, September 12, 2 014
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Several CoxHealth seminars are planned to help better understand Medicaid.
WASHINGTON -- An extreme solar storm is blasting its way to Earth and could mess up some power grids, satellites and radio transmissions, scientists say.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- 13 years ago Thursday, thousands died in a terrorist attack. While much has changed since then, the pain of losing a loved one never goes away. KOLR10 spoke to a couple who lost their only son the day the towers fell.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Following Wednesday night’s veto session, one senator is voicing his disappointment that a certain bill isn’t becoming law.
HOLLISTER, Mo. – A Hollister charity is changing the lives of people in the Ozarks one item of clothing at a time.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri Republicans made history late Wednesday night voting to override Governor Nixon's veto of a bill that extends the state's waiting period for an abortion. The legislation would triple this mandatory waiting period from 24 to 72 hours. Sponsor of the bill State Rep. Kevin Elmer called Wednesday's override a major victory for all Missourians who value life. But opposition said this a "dangerous law" for those seeking access to safe and legal abortions.
OZARK, Mo. - Christian County Sheriff Joey Kyle told KOLR10 Thursday a new gun law passed by the legislature is a good idea based on the premise that the best defense is a good offense.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Governor Jay Nixon will visit a Springfield school to discuss funding for public education with students while Friday.
NFL Thursday Night Football for September 11, 2014 is scheduled to run until 10:15 p.m. KOLR10 News at 10 will be pushed back to air after the game.