Know the facts and safety tips about severe weather.
BRANSON, Mo. -- Counties near the Missouri-Arkansas state line received heavier amounts of sleet and snow overnight Sunday, than most parts of the region. In this Web Extra...video of road conditions Monday morning after daybreak.
Springfield Director of Planning and Development for the City of Springfield Ralph Rognstad Jr. talks about the Timmons Temple property debate.
So, what's life like in jail? Major Kevin Spaulding gives us a little insight.
KOLR10 Meteorologist Chris Smith has such a great forecast on this Valentine's Day, that anchor Rob Evans couldn't resist showing a little love. On KOLR10 News at Midday, Friday, February 14, 2014
This week, Jennifer takes the plunge and faces her fears at the edge of a zip-lining platform. Take a look at her behind-the-scenes footage.
The family of a murdered Willard couple speaks to one of the men responsible for their death during his sentencing.
It takes a brave person to step in front of a camera and admit all of the biggest mistakes they've made in their life.
After "Getting Out in the Ozarks," Jennifer gives us a tour of the off-road toys and boats at S & H Farm Supply store.
BRANSON, Mo. -- Steve Hartley with Dick's 5 & 10 in Branson shares the scoop on business in Branson during winter weather.
KOLR10's Laurie Patton shot this video of driving conditions along I-44 late this morning. (Tues, Feb. 4)
During the winter months, the hunt for winter-proofing products for homes is a rough ordeal. Phil Long with Home Depot explains and shows tips on how to prepare your home for winter weather.
Tommie Trammell, with the Ozarks Area Community Action Corporation, tells KOLR10 how many people are looking for energy assistance and how they get it.
Millions of eyes will be on Sunday's Super Bowl game, but not everyone is into the game. Big dollar commercials are also a highlight for many viewers. Here's a look at a few of Sunday's ads that may have everybody talking Monday morning.
The U.S. Department of Justice says it will fund voluntary tracking devices for children with autism or other conditions that put them at risk for fleeing their caregivers.
Congressman Billy Long on the State of the Union, Obamacare and propane supplies.
Want to adopt a pet from the Humane Society of Southwest Missouri? Watch to learn about the full process.
Watering eyes and runny noses are just some of the occupational hazards of covering the deep freeze. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the media getting sucked into the "polar vortex."
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The KOLR10 Daybreak team would like to say happy holidays. Check out the video we made!
Some hams won't make it to the table this Christmas, a homeowner lights up a Vegas neighborhood, and some teachers fall victim to a yuletide prank.
(CNN) -- Here is a look back at the international news of 2013.
(CNN) -- Here is a look back at the people we lost in 2013.
(CNN) -- Here is a look back at the notorious crimes of 2013.
(CNN) -- Here is a look back at the events of 2013.
(CNN) -- Here is a look back at the wild weather of 2013.
(CNN) -- Here is a look back at the politics and fast facts of 2013.
Dan Lucy and his brother Tim battle it out as fans of Mizzou and Auburn.
In a Thanksgiving tradition, thousands of people flooded Springfield streets for the 19th Annual Turkey Trot. Event Director Anne-Mary McGrath tells us some Turkey Trot numbers and why it is more than just a race.
Everyone loves getting gifts in the mail this time of yearm especially those men and women serving our country overseas. This morning, on Nov. 21, a group of local marines gathered for Operation Santa to make sure their fellow servicemen and women get a taste of home this Christmas.
Workforce Development Director at Missouri Career Center in Springfield says parents should be sure their children are learning the valuable skills needed for an ever-changing job market.
Midwesterners are picking up the pieces after the region was hit with dozens upon dozens of reported tornadoes Sunday. One of the big questions is - how did such a dangerous weather pattern creep up with so little notice?
Bart Brown, the CEO of Ozarks Food Harvest explains what the Check Out Hunger campaign is and why it is important.
"It turned my life upside down to where the drug became more important than anything else -- my wife or my children," David Parnell said.
"That was the most weird thing, to look down and not see feet," says Tiffany Eis.
NASA scientist Michelle Thaller speaks live with KOLR10 News Daybreak via satellite Wednesday morning about the MAVEN mission.
BRANSON, Mo. -- Miss out on the Veterans Day Parade in Branson? Check out some of the highlights here.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Katie Jones, from TOMS Initiatives at Missouri State University, talks about bringing Blake Mycoskie (founder of TOMS shoes) to campus and what his outlook inspires.
Little ghosts and goblins will be out at dusk Thursday, seeking treats, not tricks. If you are looking for group or organized events for your children, there are many alternative options to door-to-door trick-or-treating in the area.
BARRY COUNTY, Mo. -- The Ozarks are a wonderful treasure--- one of the most beautiful parts of the country. And, one of the great outdoor activities we enjoy here is trout fishing.
WASHINGTON, DC -- A former U.S. Attorney General, who served when the Patriot Act was first put in place, is speaking about the current flap over U.S. spying on foreign leaders.
Dr. Janette shares some insight into the flu shot and how important it is for women who are pregnant.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- David Mitchell, Director of the Bureau of Economic Research at Missouri State University, speaks to KOLR-10's Laura Kennedy about tonight's congressional vote on raising the debt ceiling.
Congressman Jason Smith issues a statement in reference to the government shutdown and the House vote that might end it.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Pete Herschend, co-founder of Herschend Family Entertainment, talks to KOLR10 News about why his company purchased the Harlem Globetrotters - in this WEB EXTRA.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Ashcroft talks with KOLR10 News about balancing safety and security with liberty and freedom. His comments come a day after a gunman opened fire at the Navy Yard in Washington, killing 12 people.
Salvage crews shifted the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship slowly off a rock shelf on Monday (September 16) in a painstaking process caught on time lapse photography.
WASHINGTON --As many as 10 people have been shot at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, and at least three and as many as six of those victims died from their wounds.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Many of the planes used in combat in WWII were decorated with the images of women. How they inspired the crew, in this Web Extra.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Pilot Russ Gilmore tells us the behind-the-scenes story of crewmember names left inside the B-26 named Maid in the Shade.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- KOLR10's Justin Dougherty is shot Hollywood style, with the help of a special effects team.
WAYNESVILLE, Mo. -- The night the Roubidoux Creek broke it banks, neighbors went door to door to warn each other. On Thursday, the Waynesville Police Chief, whose station is just yards from the flooding, said the water would rise again -- up to four feet.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- More than two inches of hard rainfall overnight caused flash flooding in parts of Springfield early today. See video of one location.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The pastor of a downtown church says would-be copper thieves ended up leaving behind hundreds of dollars in damage.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In a web extra, Justin Dougherty speaks with members of the
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Water rescue teams have been called out repeatedly over the weekend after historic rainfall caused widespread flooding. In this WEB EXTRA, Assistant Springfield Fire Chief David Pennington talks about the dangers.
What do a children's book, a star observatory and online business cards have in common? They're all projects soliciting money through CrowdIt, a tech start-up in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The public bid farewell to the late John Q. Hammons Tuesday afternoon at JQH Arena. Watch the full event...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A public memorial for the late John Q. Hammons was held Tuesday afternoon on the campus of Missouri State University.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- As the public prepares to say thank-you and good-bye to Springfield developer and philanthropist John Q. Hammons today, one man who knew him well tells stories of Hammons' efforts to improve sports in the Ozarks.
BULL SHOALS, Ark. -- Whether to stock Bull Shoals lake with striped bass is being met with differing opinions on both sides of the Missouri-Arkansas state line. So, what's the story about these fish?
MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- (CNN) - President Obama took his second term agenda to North Carolina on Thursday to announce a new initiative aimed at increasing high-speed internet in the nation's schools.
Justine Riggs, the author of Love Dogs Must Travel, talks about her experience adopting sister Weimaraners.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Mayor Bob Stephens gave his annual State of the City address Thursday morning. Stephens said that the state of the City is stronger than it was last year.
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo) appeared on "CBS This Morning" Tuesday to discuss the upcoming hearing on sexual assaults in the military. She favors creating a culture where victims are not afraid to come forward. Watch her full interview in this WEB EXTRA.
Justin Dougherty's pictures and video from a water rescue in a home near Rogersville, Mo.
On Friday, President Obama held an event at the White House to pressure Congress to take action before rates double on July 1.
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. -- Springfield alone saw more than 2.5 inches of rain over the last 24 hours, and more is heading our way.
Francis Skalicky with MDC spoke with KOLR10 News about what steps to take if you see a bear near your home.
Thunderstorms will approach extreme southeast Kansas and western Missouri late Wednesday evening. A strong storm or two will be possible with small hail and wind gusts up to 50 miles per hour. However, widespread severe weather is not expected.
KOLR10 News' Melissa Stern caught up with Jeff Nene, senior director of communications for Convoy of Hope, one week after the deadly tornado in Moore, Oklahoma.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Congressman Billy Long (R-7th District) spoke out about Syria in his visit to Springfield Tuesday.
WEB EXTRA - additional video from Monday's Memorial Day ceremony at the Springfield National Cemetery.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Funeral arrangements are being finalized for Springfield developer and philanthropist John Q. Hammons. In this Web Extra, see links to our coverage of Mr. Hammons in the news in recent years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- E. coli tests in local creeks and streams record off the charts. In its weekly test, the Watershed Committee of the Ozarks found levels of E. coli so high that the instrument could not even get an accurate measurement.
Ride along with Fernando Sustaita, a coach training to drive a school bus, and his trainer, Renee Fox in this Web Extra from KOLR10's Nathan Vickers...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield police say a customer at a Kum 'n Go disarmed a would-be robber overnight.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Dr. Kristina Brown, director of the marriage and family therapy program at the Forest Institute in Springfield, spoke with KOLR10 News about how Facebook can make or break a relationship.
A new car racing craze in Saudi Arabia is putting Hollywood stunts to shame.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Governor Nixon was part of the second anniversary ceremonies Wednesday in Joplin. Read his full speech...
Web Exclusive video of Missouri Governor Jay Nixon awarding the Missouri Flag of Freedom award to Springfield-based O'Reilly Auto Parts for the company's dedication to hiring veterans.
It has been two years today, since the EF-5 tornado roared through Joplin, killing 160 people and leveling homes, schools, businesses and a hospital. Here are some of the hundreds of stories we posted on OzarksFirst.com in the hours, days, and weeks after the storm hit.
Hear how the use of photography magnified the experience of a group of SBU students, on a service project mission to South Dakota.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Senator Roy Blunt says federal money is available to help the victims in Oklahoma.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield-based Convoy of Hope is applying what it learned in Joplin two years ago to its response in Moore, Oklahoma.
MOORE, Okla. -- Monday's EF-4 tornado was tracked for miles by stormchasers and television station helicopter crews. See some of that video here.
MT. JUDEA, Ark. - A controversial hog farm in Arkansas is sparking a debate that will soon come to Missouri voters. Nathan Vickers has an extended interview with the owner of the hog operation, in this Web Extra
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Planes flew into Springfield for an event at the Downtown Springfield Airport Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Ozarks Red Ribbon Ride, to benefit AIDS patients and their families, turned ten Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Blunt met with the Missouri Manufacturing Association in Springfield Friday. The group formed a consortium to help several small business owners join forces to offer their employees health insurance.
CLEBURNE, Texas --(CNN) At first daylight in North Texas, rescue crews searched for seven people missing after a spate of overnight tornadoes that killed at least six. Stormchasers caught two twisters on camera...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- CoxHealth broke ground Wednesday on a new, 310,000-square-foot addition to Cox Medical Center South.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Firefighters from Springfield, Willard, Joplin and other area departments are spending the day Wednesday training on putting out fires in airplanes. They are using a training simulator and live fire. See the video in this web extra.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Gov. Jay Nixon, D-Missouri, answered questions from reporters at a press conference in Springfield Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Rep. Eric Burlison, R-Springfield and Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, spoke with KOLR10/KOZL News about the end of this year's legislative session.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Greene County Prosecuting Attorney Dan Patterson explains how his office handles cases of forcible rape.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Talk about a graduation gift! Micah Horsh, a senior at Central High School, won a new car Monday.
FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- Secretary of the Army John McHugh answers questions from reporters at Fort Leonard Wood.
The Meyer Center Fitness Specialist Andy Hayes shows what a typical day's journal entry in MyFitnessPal.
The Meyer Center Fitness Specialist Andy Hayes demonstrates how a Metronome App can help improve exercise form and reduce injury.