KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - A 10-year-old Branson boy is recovering after he was bitten by a copperhead snake while attending a soccer tournament in Kansas City.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.-- Some Republicans and participants in the work groups tasked with creating new state education standards say Department of Education staff is trying to be too involved in that effort
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students in the Class of 2018 just began their college careers, but in four years, they'll graduate and face student loan debt. On Tuesday, Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel visited Sunshine Elementary School in Springfield to celebrate College Savings Month and talk about the importance of setting aside money for higher education.
REPUBLIC, Mo.-- You can get rid of unused or unwanted medication this weekend.
REPUBLIC, Mo. - A second Ozarks business announces they are moving to Republic. First, Red Monkey Food Supply in Mount Vernon, now, Wilbert Funeral Services.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- A new political poll has Republican candidates smiling in Arkansas. The latest Public Policy Polling (PPP) research gives the nod to those running on the GOP ticket in the state's key races.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Veterans found resources for many services on Tuesday at the Veterans Stand Down event at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Tuesday, the RSVP Reading Buddy Program held a recruitment event at the Council of Churches Central Office in Springfield.
HIGHLANDVILLE, Mo.-- The city of Highlandville issued a boil water advisory on Tuesday due to a water main break.
FERGUSON, Mo.-- A fire has destroyed one of two memorials at the site where 18-year-old Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
STOCKTON LAKE, Mo.-- Searchers found the body of a missing boater on Tuesday at Stockton Lake.
AVA, Mo.-- This Saturday, volunteers are needed to reestablish the Missouri Children's Forest, which is part of the Mark Twain National Forest. Volunteers will trim brush, install a bench and help USDA Forest Service workers mix concrete and use hand tools.
(CNN) -- The coalition that attacked ISIS in Syria overnight "makes it clear to the world that this is not America's fight alone," U.S. President Barack Obama said Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Missouri State University plans to host a free admission day at the Discovery Center on October 1 from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. for everyone in the Springfield area.
REPUBLIC, Mo. – Another business is bringing a new facility and jobs to Republic.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Fire Department announced an online training tool for bar and nightclub owners, managers and employees Monday morning.
CBSNews -- When President Obama addresses the United Nations climate summit on Tuesday, he'll call on world leaders to follow his lead and develop plans to cut carbon pollution.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – State Treasurer Clint Zweifel plans to visit Sunshine Elementary School Tuesday to celebrate College Savings Month and promote MOST 529.
Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Tuesday, September 23, 2014
CBSNews -- The U.S. military has launched airstrikes against ISIS in Syria. The U.S. military said five Arab nations had roles in the attacks, which focused on ISIS' heartland around the Syrian province of Raqqa.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Several local groups will host Veterans Stand Down at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds E-Plex on Tuesday, connecting veterans with resources aimed at helping with everything from jobs to housing.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- City council heard five different rezoning proposals, but based on the number of people spoke tonight, two are causing the biggest concerns.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A union representing Springfield Police Officers organized a protest ahead of Monday's City Council meeting over an impasse with the city over wage negotiations.
RIDGEDALE, Mo. -- A man regarded as one of the greatest golfers of all-time, Arnold Palmer, made a stop in the Ozarks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Don't call it a trend, but Springfield Police Chief Paul Williams says he hopes some of his department's restructuring last year is what's behind a decline in year-over-year crime statistics for the past few months.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- Voters in Arkansas won't decide whether or not to legalize marijuana in November, but supporters say they're already eying that possibility for 2016.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Parents, teachers and school administrators who are part of Missouri's Common Core study groups have about one year to examine the Show-Me State's education standards and make recommendations for change.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A FedMed supervisor in Springfield pleaded guilty Monday to attempting a coverup regarding the assault of an inmate.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- For the second straight day, environmental protesters filled the streets of New York City. Among those in the crowd were people from here in the Ozarks. A group of Missouri State University students made the trek to voice their concerns, all ahead of the United Nation's Climate Summit.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- KOLR 10 Chief Meteorologist Jamie Warriner brings you the Ozarks latest forecast.
KOLR10 spoke Monday with a new member of Missouri’s lottery commission who was appointed last week after Gov. Jay Nixon shook up the leadership.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Show-Me state will be shown about $2 million in grants to expand higher education innovation, Gov. Jay Nixon's office announced Monday.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Enterovirus D68, which has spread quickly across several states, has reached Arkansas, the Centers for Disease Control and the Arkansas Department of Health confirmed Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A father accused of forcefully removing his son from a Springfield daycare center has been detained in Webster County, according to a report from Springfield Police.
STOCKTON LAKE, Mo. – Missouri Highway Patrol officials released the identity of a man missing since his unoccupied boat was found still running at Stockton Lake on Friday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s poverty rate remained high last year, underscoring the need for Missouri to do more to help struggling people succeed and afford basic necessities like decent housing, nutritious food, and reliable child care and transportation.
Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Monday, September 22, 2014
MISSOURI -- Summer leaves us at 9:29 Monday night, but the Missouri Department of Transportation already is thinking a season ahead.
HOUSTON, Mo. -- Sunshine in Texas County means more veggies and bread on the shelves of the local food pantry, thanks to solar energy.
LEBANON, Mo. – A 10-month-old child is dead after a family member accidentally ran the child over with a vehicle Friday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A packed house is expected for the second City Council meeting in a row in Springfield. The topic at hand Monday night involves the rezoning of 5 different pieces of property including five acres of land for affordable housing along Pythian.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - College campuses and cars don't always mix.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo.-- Traffic delays can be expected in certain areas of the county. Check the latest road report from The Missouri Department of Transportation to see what roads are affected.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Boaters are asked to participate in a focus group session with earning $75 cash as an incentive.
CEDAR COUNTY, Mo.-- Missouri State Highway Patrol is searching for a missing person at Stockton Lake, Sept. 21.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The 17th Annual Cider Days on Historic Walnut Street will be held from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 20-21. The fall festival features regional artists and crafters, three performance stages, pumpkin painting, and of course real apple cider.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A National non-profit is raising awareness during National Employ Older Workers Week starting Monday, Sept. 21-27.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Kick off that fall feeling at Fall Fest located at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park during six weekends of family-friendly events.
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.
VERONA, Mo.-- This year marks the 16th season for MAiZE, a corn maze honoring local heroes.