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Sales tax amendment comes up for a vote

During the Primary Election on August 5th, Missourians will decide on increasing the sales tax.

Amendment 7 up for a vote

A look at a measure to increase the sales tax in Missouri in support of highways and bridges.

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Silver Dollar City attraction will close on Sunday; big announcement coming soon

SDC announced last week that it will shut down "the gulch" on Sunday, August 3, to make room for something 'bigger and better.'

Kevin's warmer weather heading into the weekend; storm chances too

KSPR Chief Meteorologist Kevin Lighty maps rain chances and much warmer weather live from the Ozark Empire Fair.

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Phony money used at the fair

Springfield Police say fake 20 dollar bills were used at the fair.

Counterfeit money used at the fair

Year-long drug probe brings down 13 people in Laclede County

Officers conducted a series of narcotic investigations involving methamphetamine, marijuana, morphine, and prescription medications.

Plot to rob c-store brings prison sentence for ex-postmaster

Investigators used confidential informants to bring down Michael Stubblefield, who also admitted that he stole two shipments of precious metals.

Michael Stubblefield, ex-postmaster

Stuck in limbo, Royals stand pat at trade deadline

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Stuck in limbo between contending and conceding, the Kansas City Royals opted to stand pat as baseball's non-waiver trade deadline passed Thursday, even as several other…

Cardinals rebound with 6-2 win against Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Shelby Miller and three relievers combined on a three-hitter, and Oscar Taveras hit a two-run homer for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the San Diego Padres 6-2 Thursday to…

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Ozarks teen recovering from brown recluse bite

Ayden Haff is still recovering from the effects of a brown recluse spider bite.

Brown Recluse Spider Bite Victim Recovering

Pictures: Missouri State opens football camp

The Missouri State Bears took to the brand new Plaster Sports Complex turf Thursday afternoon to open fall practice.

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Springfield Fire Dept. wants tougher tent restrictions

KSPR's Sheena Elzie explains both sides of a tent debate in Springfield.

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Arkansas named "Most Dog-Loving State" in America; Missouri ranked #9

According to the market research firm, Euromonitor, Arkansas is the most dog-loving state in America.

What's Going Around: Ear infections

Symptoms to look out for include an inflamed, red or swollen eardrum, a fever or swollen lymph nodes.

Jury convicts man for DWI after he refused field sobriety tests at crash

Steven Souter crashed into another vehicle whose driver was stopped at a red stop light.  That refusal didn't save him from a driving-while-intoxicated conviction.

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Taiwan blasts rip trench in roads, 24 dead

A downtown district of the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung was ripped apart just before midnight Thursday by a series of explosions that killed at least 24 people and injured hundreds more…

Exxplosion in Taiwan

3-day cease-fire announced in Mideast conflict

After weeks of fighting and hundreds of deaths, some semblance of peace may be coming to the Middle East -- at least temporarily.

Israeli airstrike in Gaza van hit

80 bodies could be at MH17 crash site

It's a staggering figure, two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot out of the sky.

As many as 80 bodies could still be lying in the fields of eastern Ukraine where the passenger jet…

MH17 crash site

Americans infected with Ebola to be evacuated

The fear began just after news broke Thursday that a long-range business jet with an isolation pod left the United States for Liberia, where it will evacuate two Americans infected with Ebola.…

Doctors Without Borders treating Ebola outbreak, Guinea

Immigration vote halted

On what was supposed to be the last day before summer recess, dysfunction reigned in Congress.

House Republican leaders called off a vote Thursday on their $659 million emergency response to the…

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3-day cease-fire begins in Gaza

After weeks of fighting and more than 1,500 deaths, a humanitarian cease-fire began Friday between Israel and Hamas in Gaza.

Announced Thursday by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and U.S.…

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Sales tax amendment comes up for a vote

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Amendment 7 up for a vote

Silver Dollar City attraction will close on...

Kevin s warmer weather heading into the weekend storm chanc

Kevin's warmer weather heading into the weekend...

Counterfeit money used at the fair

Phony money used at the fair

Year-long drug probe brings down 13 people in...

Michael Stubblefield, ex-postmaster

Plot to rob c-store brings prison sentence for...

Stuck in limbo, Royals stand pat at trade deadline

St. Louis Cardinals logo image

Cardinals rebound with 6-2 win against Padres

Brown Recluse Spider Bite Victim Recovering

Ozarks teen recovering from brown recluse bite

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Pictures: Missouri State opens football camp

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Springfield Fire Dept. wants tougher tent...

Arkansas named "Most Dog-Loving State" in...

What's Going Around: Ear infections

Steven Souter

Jury convicts man for DWI after he refused...

Exxplosion in Taiwan

Taiwan blasts rip trench in roads, 24 dead

Israeli airstrike in Gaza van hit

3-day cease-fire announced in Mideast conflict

MH17 crash site

80 bodies could be at MH17 crash site

Doctors Without Borders treating Ebola outbreak, Guinea

Americans infected with Ebola to be evacuated

House of Representatives, Capitol

Immigration vote halted

Gaza Strip

3-day cease-fire begins in Gaza

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