SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Police are investigating a shooting that happened on south Nettleton Saturday evening.
HOLLISTER, Mo. – The Missouri Stream Team Watershed Coalition and Ozarks Water Watch announced Friday that the organizations have designated 5 Table Rock Lake marinas as “clean marinas” after they met a series of environmental criteria this year.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- The Empire District Electric Company announced Friday it has filed a request with the Missouri Public Service Commission for changes in rates for its Missouri electric customers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--At Sequiota Park in Springfield experts shared information about white-nose syndrome to raise bat and cave awareness.
(CNN) -- The St. Louis Rams announced Saturday that Michael Sam, who made history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, has been waived and did not make the team's final 53-man roster.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Bass Pro Shops Labor Day Hometown Festival offers free activities for the whole family Aug 30-31.
(CNN) -- It may technically be a Saturday, but it sure feels like Fry-day to us: August 30 is International Bacon Day. The tasty celebration falls on the Saturday before Labor Day each year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The American Red Cross is offering safety tips to help everyone have a safe and enjoyable time while many are taking road trips, while spending time at Missouri’s lakes and rivers, and having cook outs Labor Day weekend.
(CBS News)-- A third of autistic children still having difficulty speaking at age 5, even after years of early intervention. Five-year-old Lance Almeida has autism, and he has difficulty expressing himself as well remembering and using words. His parents say Lance only had about 10 words in his vocabulary -- until they enrolled him in a study that examined how using iPads may help autistic children better communicate.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Middle school-aged students will be able to learn Italian at Arts & Letters in Springfield starting Aug. 30.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Annual Neal Moore Labor Day Parade and Picnic will take place in Springfield on Monday, Sept. 1 by honoring America’s workers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A local group is hosting a “Back to School Bargains” event to help families save on school clothing.
(CNN)-- You think the gas near you is getting cheaper? Try filling up in the South Carolina city of Rock Hill.
SARCOXIE, Mo.-- Sarcoxie High School and Wildwood Elementary School students and staff will soon have a safe place to go if severe weather hits.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Out with the dog days of summer and in with the mules.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Beef prices remain at an all-time high as we head toward Labor Day-- but it's not affecting grocery stores.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks staff are asking for Big Brothers, and in return they are planning to run one mile for each volunteer interview completed in September.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield police said they received credible information that ricin was being manufactured at a north Springfield home. The attorney for the resident of the property is questioning the way the search was executed.
CAMDEN, Ark. -- The Emerald Ash Borer is eating it's way through ash trees across Arkansas.
BRANSON, Mo. - A Branson entertainer is reunited with a treasured instrument after nearly three decades.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Just in time for the summer season's final barbeque, Kraft Foods has recalled nearly 8,000 cases of their classic American cheese slices.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The Missouri Highway Patrol is urging Missourians to make safety a key part of their Labor Day weekend both on the road and on the water.
CBSNews -- If you were disappointed by this summer's not-so-hot offerings at the multiplexes, fall movie season may just give you some cinematic warmth.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin announces that the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Amendment met the signature requirements of Article 5, Section 1 of the Arkansas Constitution.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – More details were released in connection with the search warrant executed at a home in the 2200 block of N. Boonville Thursday.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Flooding has caused $35.6 million in lost crop value, but the full extent of the damage won’t be known until after harvest, according to economists with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.
PULASKI COUNTY, Mo. – Five people have been indicted by the Pulaski County Grand Jury in connection to the beating and death of an elderly man on July 25.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Greene County Sheriff's Department is asking for help finding a missing woman.
Here is a list of some of the Labor Day events scheduled around southwest Missouri. If you don't see your event listed, email it to us and we'll add it to the list!
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Labor Day. The last big holiday weekend of the summer, and one of the deadliest on Missouri highways. The Missouri Highway Patrol will put its 20-Mile Trooper project into effect, starting at 6pm tonight.
Years of drought in several key cattle-producing states have forced up the price of feed, which has prompted many ranchers to dramatically reduce the size of their herds. Those smaller herds pushed beef prices to all-times highs.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- Students at Missouri State University-West Plains will have the opportunity to study abroad in India during July 2015.
With Labor Day traditionally tolling the end of summer, you may want to take advantage of another tradition: holiday deals on new cars.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Registration for Dog Swim XI at Fassnight Pool is strongly recommended by 5 p.m. today, Friday, says the Springfield-Greene County Park Board.
Check out this stunning video shot of the Aurora Borealis from space.
Motorists have something to celebrate this Labor Day weekend.
ST. LOUIS -- In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."
JOPLIN, Mo. -- There have been problems and delays, but Joplin's new high school is finally ready for students, starting next week. But first - an open house to show off the new state-of-the-art school.
WEBB CITY, Mo. -- Most of us dream about retiring someday, however man in Webb City, Missouri says that he's putting it off as long as he can.
NEW YORK -- Hackers have managed to break into 7 of the top 15 banks. Here's what you need to know.
GALENA, Mo. – Structures along the James River near Galena and the historic "Y" bridge help reinforce the river banks. The bridge was built in the 1920s.
Springfield Public Schools make some big progress in major benchmarks....many questions remain after a FBI search for hazardous materials at a Springfield home...and a big boost for efforts to save an historic church. Plus...cooler and rainy for the Labor Day weekend. Here's your morning Quick Cast!
Labor Day, officially a time to celebrate American workers. Unofficially, it's the end of summer, a long weekend and time for a getaway for many people. Here's how you can hit the road without kissing your diet goodbye.
A famous Hollywood couple say "I do", "Friends" fans - a surprise is in the works for you, and Comedienne Joan Rivers is rushed to hospital.
How electrical currents can improve memory and doctors begin testing an Ebola vaccine.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Friday, August 29, 2014...
Here are some of the things happening in the Ozarks on Friday, August 29, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- An accidental fire displaced a family of eight in west Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield Public Schools’ graduation and attendance rates are up this year, according to the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A major donation is moving efforts closer to saving an historic church in Springfield.