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Waterlogged trees could be hazards Soggy and saturated ground is causing problems for trees in the Ozarks. Arborists say the wet weather has increased the amount of downed tree limbs and uprooted trees. “There's definitely a lot of potential for tree damage onto houses and cars and wires and all kinds of things around here,” said Noel Boyer, master arborist for All About Trees. Boyer says downed tree limbs are what he ...

Crews clearing road drains to help with flood prone areas The flooding was like never before on Sunday night. "This was more severe than usual." West Chestnut Expressway, near I-44, was deep enough to dive in. "I was afloat at one point," said driver Floyd Shirk. There was 2.65 inches of rain that fell in 50 minutes in that area. "It came down very quick and like I said, I am not aware of any major drainage blockage, but there ...

Heavy flooding rain off and on through Thursday The next round of storms is taking aim on the Ozarks tonight. Find out how much rain may fall and when it will let up by watching the forecast. ...

The Kitchen clinic closing; new clinic to open at MSU A medical clinic that has treated the uninsured in Springfield for the last 30 years will close down.  But those in need will soon have a new place to receive care.  The Kitchen clinic currently has around 2,000 patient visits a year, taking care of those without Medicare, Medicaid or insurance. "There's still that huge gap out there that people just don't have it," says Rorie ...

SLIDESHOW: Hour-by-hour radar look at where to expect stormy weather Monday night KY3's Futurecast Radar shows where to expect stormy weather into Tuesday morning in the Ozarks. ...

Rocker Bryan Adams will perform at O'Reilly Center in Springfield Rocker Bryan Adams will bring his 30th Anniversary “Reckless” Tour to the O’Reilly Family Event Center on Monday, September 21. Tickets start at $59 and go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, July 10 at www.drurytickets.com or by calling (417) 873-6389. Tickets may also be purchased in person at the OFEC box office, which is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays. You can ...

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Nevada GOP Rep. Joe Heck running for Reid's US Senate seat
FILE - This April 3, 2013 file photo shows U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nevada, speaks to a joint session of the Legislature in Carson City, Nev. Heck on Monday, July 6, 2015 entered the race for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, setting in motion what could be one of the top Senate races of 2016. (AP Photo/Cathleen Allison,File)LAS VEGAS (AP) — Joe Heck, the newly announced Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Nevada, on Monday criticized Donald Trump's comments about Mexican immigrants, saying entire ethnic groups can't be stereotyped.

Pope puts family first at outdoor Mass in steamy Guayaquil
A group of young people wave flags representing the colors of Vatican City as they wait for the arrival of Pope Francis at Samanes Park in Guayaquil, Ecuador, Monday, July 6, 2015. Hours before Francis arrives in Ecuador’s port city of Guayaquil, thousands are already waiting in Samanes Park where the pope is expected to celebrate Mass with up to 1 million people. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis received a hero's welcome in Ecuador's biggest city Monday as he celebrated the first public Mass of his South American tour, telling hundreds of thousands of faithful their families are the bedrock of society but need to be supported better and strengthened.

Donald Trump isn't backing away from immigrant comments
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump talks to reporters as he arrives at a fundraising event at a golf course in the Bronx borough of New York, Monday, July 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEW YORK (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump stood firm Monday on his description of Mexican immigrants as criminals.

The Latest: Pope paying formal call on Ecuador's president
Pope Francis walks with his pastoral staff to celebrate a Mass in Guayaquil, Ecuador, Monday, July 6, 2015. Latin America's first pope arrived in this port city on Monday for the first big event of a three-nation tour where he's set compassion for the weak and respect for the environment as central themes. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:

San Francisco sheriff defends release of waterfront shooter
Flowers and a candle lay on the ground following a vigil for Kathryn Steinle, Monday, July 6, 2015, on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Steinle was gunned down while out for an evening stroll at Pier 14 with her father and a family friend on Wednesday, July 1. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended the release of a Mexican man who is now accused in the shooting death of a woman at a popular tourist site.