The Missouri State Highway Patrol has announced a Boating While Intoxicated Checkpoint will happen at the Lake of the Ozarks sometime in July.
According to the most recent Coast Guard statistics, alcohol use in the leading known contributing factor in fatal boat crashes.
Boaters who come across a checkpoint may be stopped, and the operator may be asked to perform a basic safety check of the boat’s equipment.
Therapy Paws Comforts Children and Helps Them Cope with Courtrooms This morning, Lisa Groves Bax and Olive (Therapy Dog) came to visit us in our studio. Lisa is the founder of Therapy Paws, a relatively new organization in the Jefferson City area that works with CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) to help vulnerable and traumatized…Continue Reading
Audrain County Ineligible for FEMA Funds from Recent Flooding Federal emergency aid has been made available to the state of Missouri through FEMA to supplement state and local recovery efforts in areas affected by severe storms and flooding from July 25-28, 2022. The areas to receive aid are in St. Charles and St. Louis counties,…Continue Reading
Legalization of Marijuana on the Ballot in November in Missouri Yesterday (Tuesday) Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft certified the initiative petition that will allow Missouri voters to decide if they want to make recreational marijuana legal next November. Ashcroft is encouraging voters to educate themselves on the initiative and its wording, citing that it is…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 8/10/22 The St. Louis Cardinals face the Colorado Rockies again this evening at 7:40 on their home field. Jose Quintana vs Kyle Freeland. Kansas City hosts the Chicago White Sox in Kaufman Stadium at 7:10 tonight. Kris Bubic throwing against Johnny Cueto. Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz had a surprise announcement yesterday. He…Continue Reading
Mizzou Urgent Care Clinic in Mexico to Open Next Tuesday The new Mizzou Urgent Care clinic in Mexico will open next Tuesday, August 16th. It will provide convenient and cost-effective care for those needing urgent, but not life-threatening medical treatment including X-rays, lab services, breathing treatments, IV hydration and medications, and services for asthma and…Continue Reading
Boone County Sheriff Warns of Recent Telephone Scam The Boone County Sheriff’s Office is warning about a phone scam where scammers are posing as a deputy and attempting to steal the victim’s money by claiming the victim has failed to do something like paying a fine, show up for court or appear for jury duty…Continue Reading