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UPDATE: Air, land and water search underway for man in Missouri River

UPDATE: Air, land and water search underway for man in Missouri River

Posted 7:31 PM 3/29/2020 by Greta Serrin and Trinidy Thompson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

BOONVILLE - A land, water and air search was underway for a man who jumped over the side of a bridge.

Around 7:30 p.m., MSHP Troop F said in a tweet that they are suspending the search until tomorrow.

3/28/2020

Morgan County confirms its first COVID-19 case

Morgan County confirms its first COVID-19 case

Posted 8:32 PM 3/28/2020 by Maddie Hawes, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

MORGAN COUNTY - Morgan County Health Center (MCHC) posted to their Facebook page to let residents in the area know that they have their first confirmed case of COVID-19. 

MCHC said the case was not related to travel, and they are not releasing any information about the individual (More)

Yesterday

UPDATE: Medical supplies are being sent across the state to help with COVID-19

UPDATE: Medical supplies are being sent across the state to help with COVID-19

Posted 4:05 PM 3/29/2020 by Greta Serrin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - More surgical masks, gloves, gowns, face shields and other equipment is being sent to healthcare facilities around the state.

The Personal Protective Equipment Program (PPE) requested more medical equipment on Tuesday to help during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The (More)

3/28/2020

Hail damage destroys cars and windows around mid-Missouri

Hail damage destroys cars and windows around mid-Missouri

Posted 4:00 PM 3/28/2020 by Morgan Riddell, KOMU 8 Reporter

JEFFERSON CITY - People in Jefferson City and the surrounding communities woke up to damage that some have never seen in their entire lives. The size of hail hitting the community last night was comparable to the size of golf balls.

Gioia Driskell is a resident in Jefferson City (More)

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