Blue Bell recalls all of its ice cream products
Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries on Monday recalled all its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeriosis.
Blue Bell's chief executive Paul Kruse said in a statement that the company "can't say with certainty" how the bacteria was introduced to the manufacturing line.
The company last month issued its first recall after ice cream contaminated with listeriosis ...
SW Missouri sheriff's department gets body cams for all deputies
It's a win win. That's what the Laclede County sheriff says about the department's new body cameras.
As of three weeks ago, every deputy in the Sheriff's Department was issued a body camera.
The devices, says Sheriff Wayne Merritt, are a tool to protect citizens and his deputies.
He warns, though, the video is only part of the equation in any case, because cameras can distort reality such ...
People express concerns about Mount Judea hog farm changes
A controversial hog farm near the Buffalo National River is hoping to change how it deals with some waste from its operation, but people living nearby say they don't want to chance any changes to the C&H hog farm.
In the past, public meetings about the C&H hog game in Mount Judea have drawn a lot of concern from people, and Monday's meeting in Jasper was ...
April showers return Tuesday
The next round of thunderstorms should move in Tuesday afternoon. Find out how much more rain the Ozarks could see this week by watching the forecast. ...
Volquez leads Royals to 7-1 win over Twins in series opener
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Edinson Volquez dodged trouble for seven innings, and the Kansas City Royals scored a pair of runs on wild pitches before pounding the bumbling Minnesota Twins, 7-1 on Monday night.
Alcides Escobar returned from a sprained knee to score a run, and Kendrys Morales and Paulo Orlando drove in a pair each as the Royals finally figured out Twins nemesis Kyle ...
Teens escape from behavioral health unit
A handful of teens escaped from the Lakeland Behavioral Health unit along west Grand in Springfield Monday night.
Police Sgt. Chad Hampton says five teens forced their way out of the main part of the facility and climbed onto the roof. Some then jumped down and ran away.
Hampton says officers set up a perimeter around the neighborhood and caught everyone who had escaped, then returned them ...