Semi and SUV crash on busy Springfield street
Springfield police are cleaning up a crash involving a tractor trailer rig and an SUV on Chestnut Expressway.
The crash happened around 7:15 Wednesday night as the semi was turning South on Main from Chestnut. Officers say the driver of the big rig collided with the SUV, which was headed Eastbound on Chestnut.
One person in the SUV suffered minor injuries. ...
Branson Airport lands new air service
Right now the Branson Airport is quiet. The last flight to leave the airport was on January 4th and last year Frontier and Southwest Airlines ended service.
It won't be quite much longer. In late February flights will start up again to Houston and today, the airport announced Orange Air arrives on May 6th.
Orange Air will operate direct flights to Cincinnati, New Orleans, and Cancun in ...
Robber strikes Subway in Springfield
Police are investigating a robbery late Wednesday afternoon at a Subway restaurant.
Police say the robber got away with cash from the restaurant on South National Avenue near Mercy Hospital after threatening the clerk with a gun.
Joshua Hagood is accused of using stolen gun to shoot Springfield officer
Prosecutors on Wednesday charged Joshua Hagood, 32, of Springfield for shooting Springfield Police Officer Aaron Pearson in the head near Glenstone Avenue at Chestnut Expressway early Monday. Hagood has been in the Greene County Jail since Monday morning on a parole violation warrant; he's now being held without bond on the new charges.
Police Chief Paul Williams said Wednesday afternoon that Pearson is so severely injured ...
Consumer Reports: Overuse of CT scans
CT scans give medical professionals detailed pictures of the inner workings of your
body but can also expose you to high doses of radiation. More than 80 million CT scans are performed in the U.S. every year but about a third of them serve no medical purpose, according to research published in JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Consumer Reports’ medical advisor says the misuse ...
Rare "Star Wars" toy sells for more than $27,000 at auction
The force was strong during a toy auction for "Star Wars" collector Craig Stevens.
The former U.K. Star Wars Fan Club chairman sold some 70 of his mint-to-near-mint "Star Wars" action figures at auction. Stevens had several rare and highly-prized toys, but the one that drew the most attention was his minit condition Boba Fett action figure.
Fans of the "Star Wars" series will recall Boba Fett was ...