SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--The National Weather Service of Springfield has issued an elevated lightning risk for portions of Southwest Missouri along with a Hazardous Weather Outlook going into tonight.
(CBS News)-- Many skywatchers love August because the ever-reliable Perseid meteor shower peaks mid-month, but unfortunately, this year's usually brilliant meteor display may be spoiled by a bright full moon
REPUBLIC, Mo.-- Wilson's Creek National Battlefield will will continue to honor the anniversary of the 153rd Anniversary of the Battle of Wilson's Creek Aug. 10 with a variety of programs and activities.
CANANDAIGUA, New York - Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart struck and killed a sprint car driver who had climbed from his car and was on the darkened dirt track trying to confront Stewart during a race in upstate New York on Saturday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Pool season is winding down at the Springfield-Greene County Park Board's six outdoor pools. Sunday, Aug. 10, is the last day of the season at Meador Pool, Silver Springs Pool, Westport Pool and McGee/McGregor Wading Pool.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield is recognized for being the birthplace of Route 66. Established in 1926, the highway would later stretch from Chicago to Los Angeles, becoming one of the most famous roads in America. The memories of some of those who lived, worked, and traveled the 2400-mile highway are now being documented.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- The Farmer's Market of the Ozarks received national recognition this week from a food well-known food website.
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Mo.--The Douglas County Volunteer Fire Department is hosting an annual picnic Aug. 9.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Ozarks Greenways and the City of Springfield are hosting a bike traffic safety class Aug. 9.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Downtown Springfield plays host to the Birthplace of Route 66 Festival that continues Saturday, Aug. 9.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Police are looking for two suspects after a reported overnight drive-by shooting seriously injures one woman.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The Missouri Department of Transportation is starting construction on I-44 after the overnight demolition of the Route MM/B bridge.
REPUBLIC, Mo.-- Wilson's Creek National Battlefield will observe the 153rd Anniversary of the Battle of Wilson's Creek over the weekend of Aug. 9 and 10 with a variety of programs and activities.
(CBS News)-- A day after American warplanes began launching airstrikes at Islamist militants in Iraq, President Obama said Saturday that those strikes "successfully destroyed arms and equipment" used by fighters with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A sobriety checkpoint yields 12 arrests for various offences Aug. 8.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A Springfield man has been charged with numerous felony offences after ramming a Greene County Sheriff patrol vehicle.
NIXA, Mo. -- Many Nixa community members are mourning the death of 15-year-old Joey Phillips, calling his death "a life taken too soon." KOLR10's Linda Ong spoke to some of Phillip's friends who are trying to comprehend the circumstances surrounding their friend's death.
NIXA, Mo. - The family of 15-year-old Joseph Michael Phillips says the boy died while trying to protect his half-brother.
WASHINGTON - Police in Wash., D.C. are investigating the recent death of James Brady, the former White House press secretary who survived a head wound in the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, as a homicide.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A dedication event for the City Utilities solar farm took place Friday morning.
NIXA, Mo. -- A 21-year-old man has been charged in connection with the stabbing death of a 15-year-old Nixa teen.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Do you have a 40-foot evergreen tree? The Missouri Department of Conservation would like to talk to you.
CBSNews -- General Motors' (GM) troubles with safety recalls have surfaced in another case, this time with the company recalling a group of SUVs for a third time to fix power window switches that can catch fire.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In an announcement on Thursday, Attorney General Chis Koster says Missouri will receive $693,000 as part of a national settlement with a pharmaceutical maker.
CNN -- The second installment of this summer's season of supermoons is happening Sunday.
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark.. -- Security cameras at the Baxter County, Arkansas Sheriff's Department captures the moment when a car goes out of control, over a retaining wall, and flies through the air before crashing into two helicopters.
WASHINGTON - Four decades after President Richard Nixon resigned, a slight majority of Americans still consider Watergate a very serious matter, a new national survey shows. But how serious depends on when you were born.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. – Work to demolish the Route MM/B bridge over I-44 west of Springfield is scheduled for midnight Friday night.
A teen dies after being stabbed in Nixa Thursday night, police warn that heroin use is spreading fast across the Ozarks, and Route 66 is the star this weekend in Springfield. More rain in the forecast this weekend - here's your Morning Quick Cast!
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield's Victory Mission will hold it's 25th annual back to school bash today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Downtown Springfield plays host to the Birthplace of Route 66 Festival this weekend.
HILO, Hawaii. -- Residents and tourists are bracing for a one-two punch as two major storms take aim at Hawaii. Iselle -- now downgraded to a tropical storm -- is expected to make landfall sometime this morning with another hurricane close behind.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Church members from 120 nations around the globe are gathering at JQH Arena for the Assembly of God Centennial Celebration. Many in attendance are missionaries. Every day, these missionaries face hardships.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Police seized more heroin in the first six months of this year than in the past four years combined. Springfield Police say the main pipeline appears to be from Chicago to St. Louis to Springfield. While only 13 grams of heroin was seized from the Springfield Police Department's Narcotics and Special Investigations Units in 2011-- so far this year, those two units have already seized 174 grams of the drug.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- City Utilities customers who choose to opt-in to using Springfield's new solar farm to power their homes or businesses may pay about a nickel more per energy block than the current going rate.
NIXA, Mo. – Police are investigating a stabbing at the Pheasant Run Apartments in Nixa Thursday afternoon.
CBSNews -- President Obama authorized airstrikes "if necessary" against Islamic militants who have advanced into the Kurdish region of Iraq and seized the country's largest dam Thursday.
CBSNews -- Ideas don't grow on trees, until now.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- An Arkansas teenager seriously injured in a car crash is trying to keep you off your cell phone when you are in the road.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Two Buffalo, Mo. women pleaded guilty to stealing the identities of 20 victims.
DOVER, Del. -- The body of a two-star general killed in an Afghan "insider attack" has arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.
BRANSON Mo. - Before the Board of Aldermen vote to make Branson smoke free, city leaders are asking for input from the community, at a public forum.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The new head of Springfield Public Schools gave his first major community presentation today, just days before classes resume for the fall.
JEFFERSON, Mo. – The Missouri Supreme Court has set an execution date for one convicted murderer and called off the execution of another.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Ozark restaurants and grocery store consumers are grappling with all-time high pork prices.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – An informational seminar for anyone interested in becoming a Springfield Police Department officer will be held on Friday, Aug. 15 at 6 p.m. at the Springfield Regional Police and Fire Training Center, 2620 W. Battlefield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Greene County Sheriff’s deputies say they found the missing 76-year-old woman.
ST. ROBERT, Mo. - The driver and about 50 recruits en route to Fort Leonard Wood escaped unharmed Wednesday after their bus caught fire near St. Robert and send a tower of black smoke into the sky.
A police SUV is rammed during a DWI chase in Springfield, golf takes center stage as the Price Cutter Charity Championship begins today, and a stormy, rainy period settles in across the Ozarks for the next several days. Here's your morning Quick Cast!
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- John Jungmann ushers in a new era for Springfield Public Schools today, as he delivers the annual State of the Schools address.