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Shred unwanted documents for free on Saturday Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America. There's a way to keep your personal info out of the wrong hands. Gather your unwanted, personal documents and electronics. You can get rid of them safely and for free on Saturday. Contact KY3 is teaming up with the Better Business Bureau, The Computer Recycling Center and other local organizations for Secure Your ID Day. Swing by the ...

Ozark early childhood education program plans to close to public Some kids in Ozark may soon be missing out on the Tiger Paw early childhood education program.  The district plans to start limiting the program to school employees' children only, but parents are fighting to keep it from happening. The Tiger Paw program in Ozark public schools has been welcoming infants and toddlers for about five years.  "We've gone to other daycares' we've gone through other ...

Pictures: Brett Favre keynote speaker at Springfield Boys and Girls Club 'Steak and Steak Dinner' NFL quarterback legend Brett Favre visited kids Friday afternoon as part of Springfield Boys and Girls Club's annual 'Steak and Steak Dinner' fundraiser.   The Boys and Girls Clib hopes to raise $200,000. ...

Scattered rain tonight Big warm-up on Saturday ...

Backpack strap used by Apollo 14 moonwalker sells for nearly $42,000 A backpack strap used by an Apollo 14 astronaut as he moved around the surface of the moon in 1971 has sold at auction for nearly $42,000. Massachusetts-based RR Auction says the strap that Edgar Mitchell brought back as a souvenir of the mission fetched $41,806. The buyer's identity was not disclosed. Mitchell spent nearly 9½ hours on the lunar surface, where he left the life support ...

The Color Run set to brighten up downtown Springfield Be prepared to see a burst of color Saturday morning in downtown Springfield. The Color Run will start at 9am and last through noon, winding its way through several downtown streets, with lots of blasts of colored corn starch to cover the runners. It's a closed course, meaning traffic will be blocked at 41 different Springfield intersections during the race. For more information on the event, as well ...



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Fair, 57 F

Forecast:
Fri - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 68 Low: 60
Sat - Partly Cloudy. High: 77 Low: 50
Sun - AM Clouds/PM Sun. High: 66 Low: 45
Mon - Partly Cloudy. High: 65 Low: 46
Tue - AM Showers. High: 61 Low: 44

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2 nuke launch officers face illegal drug charges
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two more Air Force nuclear missile launch officers have been charged with illegal drug use in cases stemming from an investigation that led to the disclosure last year of a separate exam-cheating scandal, the Air Force said Friday.

Former Polish foreign minister Bartoszewski dies at 93
Poland's Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz, left; Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, a former foreign minister; and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, pose while visiting an exhibition commemorating Polish-German reconciliation, in Krzyzowa, Poland, Thursday Nov. 20, 2014. Bartoszewski died on Friday, April 24, 2015 at age 93. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, a former Auschwitz prisoner and member of Poland's underground World War II resistance who helped save Jews and later served twice as the country's foreign minister, died Friday in Warsaw. He was 93.

Adam Sandler movie sparks debate over American Indian images
FILE - In this June 22, 2013 file photo, Johnny Depp attends the world premiere of "The Lone Ranger," with background images of him as Tonto, left, and Armie Hammer in the title role, at Disney California Adventure in Anaheim, Calif. A group of American Indian actors walking off the set of an Adam Sandler movie has sparked a debate over why Native American stereotypes in media have endured. It also shows that more Native Americans are voicing their opinions. This week, eight Indian actors quit the northern New Mexico production of the satirical Western "The Ridiculous Six" over complaints about offensive names and religious scenes.(Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When a group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week, their decision generated praise and scorn on social media.

Start of dwarf planet mission delayed after small mix-up
This photo from a sequence of images provided by NASA, taken from the Dawn spacecraft of Ceres, a dwarf planet located in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. NASA said the start of science observations was slightly delayed because of a communication glitch. The space agency said the delay won’t affect the overall mission. (NASA via AP)LOS ANGELES (AP) — NASA said Friday observations of a dwarf planet have been delayed slightly after a communication glitch.

North America's largest powwow draws thousands to New Mexico
Native American and indigenous dancers wait their turn to join the procession during the grand entrance at the 32nd annual Gathering of Nations in Albuquerque N.M., on Friday, April 24, 2015. The three-day event is North America's largest powwow, attracting indigenous dancers, drummers and singers from across the U.S. and Canada. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Droves of Native American and other indigenous performers and spectators have converged in New Mexico for the 32nd annual Gathering of Nations, North America's largest powwow. Here are some things to know about the event: