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Vandals painted wall at World War I Museum in Kansas City

Officials say vandals have spray painted apparent references to a Peru prison massacre on a wall at the National World War I Museum in Kansas City

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Guilty plea to lesser charge in high school assault case

A southwest Missouri high school graduate who was initially charged with sexually assaulting one classmate and threatening to assault another classmate has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor

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Springfield man sentenced for killing friend in 2018

A 24-year-old Springfield man who killed his friend and dumped the body on the side of a rural Greene County highway has been sentenced to 25 years in prison

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St. Louis police officer shot by colleague sues city

A St. Louis police officer who was shot while off duty by a fellow officer is suing the city

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Recent Missouri Editorials

Recent Missouri Editorials

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Mexico native sentenced for illegal re-entry to US

A man living in the country illegally has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for unlawfully re-entering the U.S. The Southeast Missourian reports 29-year-old Gabriel Santos-Caporal was sentenced Monday in federal court

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Recent Missouri Editorials

Recent Missouri Editorials

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Flooding produces another problem _ more mosquitoes

A wet spring and dangerous flooding have created a nasty byproduct _ more mosquitoes

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South Shore getting $2.8 million to upgrade 7 miles of rail

The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $2.8 million railroad safety grant to the Chicago South Shore and South Bend Railroad to upgrade 7.5 miles of rail between Michigan City and the city of LaPorte

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Kendall County GOP condemns volunteer who gave Nazi salute

Officials of the Kendall County Republican Party are condemning a party volunteer who allegedly gave a Nazi salute to Congresswoman Lauren Underwood and other Democrats as they passed a parade float the volunteer was on