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Jefferson City, Missouri is located in Cole County. Zip codes in Jefferson City, MO include 65111, 65108, and 65101. The median home price in Jefferson City is $142,500. More Jefferson City information.

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6 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

DESE Commissioner Nicastro to retire

DESE Commissioner Nicastro to retire Dr. Chris Nicastro, commissioner of education, announced Monday she will retire at the end of the year. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1tWYLie JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Missourian

Centralia re-enactors swap stories at nightfall

Hunter Strawn, 6, plays outside his grandparents' tent in the Confederate camp at the re-enactment commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Centralia on Saturday. His grandparents have been re-enacting for a long time, his grandmother Sheila Pauley said.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

KMIZ

Jefferson City neighborhood concerned about new St. Mary's Hospital traffic

A Jefferson City neighborhood voiced its concerns about the new St. Mary's Hospital location in a meeting Saturday morning. At least 30 people from Yorktown Drive and Rolling Hills Drive joined three council members, a city engineer, a Jefferson City police officer and Brent Vaconia, president of St. Mary's Hospital, to discuss the problems they say come with the hospital's new location.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Missouri lawmakers push electronic privacy, again

A new Missouri law banning schools from electronically tracking students is part of a recent national push among states to increase privacy protections. Missouri lawmakers push electronic privacy, again A new Missouri law banning schools from electronically tracking students is part of a recent national push among states to increase privacy protections.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

News Tribune

Tragedy for Cole County family

Firefighters from the Russellville/Lohman Fire Protection District were sent to the scene and were later joined by Cole County Fire Protection District crews. According to fire department reports, the investigation determined the boys were playing with matches or a candle and it caught a bed on fire in one of the bedrooms.

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News Tribune

Jefferson City 911 upgrades drawing closer

In the near future, the replacement of the 911 phone system for Jefferson City and Cole County will be taking place. Police Lt.

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Scanews.com

Missouri Begins Process Of Replacing Common Core

Though the national Common Core state standards will still be used to test Missouri students for the current school year, the process to replace them with standards written by Missourians has begun. The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education said Friday that groups designated to come up with the new Missouri Learning Standards, as set up by legislation signed by Gov. Jay Nixon in July, will begin meeting later this month in Jefferson City.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Guitar World

Shaman's Harvest Premiere 'Dangerous' Lyric Video

Jefferson City, Missouri rockers Shaman's Harvest have just premiered a lyric video for their new cut, "Dangerous." The track appears on their forthcoming full-length Smokin' Hearts & Broken Guns , which is due out on September 16. Shaman's Harvest achieved significant success with their independently released Shine album, which featured "Dragonfly."

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TheCourier.com

Highway shutdown averted at Ferguson protests

Police walk down the road during an attempt by protesters to shut down Interstate 70 in Berkeley, Mo.

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The Arizona Republic

Missouri enacts 72-hour abortion waiting period

Missouri women seeking abortions will face one of the nation's longest waiting periods, after state lawmakers overrode the governor's veto to enact a 72-hour delay that includes no exception for cases of rape or incest. Missouri enacts 72-hour abortion waiting period Missouri women seeking abortions will face one of the nation's longest waiting periods, after state lawmakers overrode the governor's veto to enact a 72-hour delay that includes no exception for cases of rape or incest.

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Door Reminder

The day in photos: Sept. 11, 2014

The day in photos: Sept. 11, 2014 The Tribute in Light rises behind the Brooklyn Bridge and buildings adjacent to the World Trade Center complex, Wednesday, Sept.

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ABC 33/40

Missouri lawmakers expand gun rights in schools

A South Carolina man is accused killing his five children and dumping their bodies along a road in Alabama. Here is a timeline of events leading to his arrest and the discovery of the bodies, according to court... A South Carolina man is accused killing his five children and dumping their bodies along a road in Alabama.

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WCAX-TV Burlington

Missouri lawmakers enact 72-hour abortion wait

Missouri lawmakers enacted one of the nation's most stringent abortion waiting periods Wednesday, overriding a veto of legislation that will require women to wait 72 hours after consulting with a doctor before... Missouri lawmakers enacted one of the nation's most stringent abortion waiting periods Wednesday, overriding a veto of legislation that will require women to wait 72 hours after consulting with a doctor before ending a... Elected leaders in the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black 18-year-old was fatally shot by a white police officer hoped to use their first public meeting since Michael Brown's death as a chance to promote... A planned highway shutdown fell through Wednesday as a wall of officers in riot gear kept people who planned to protest the Ferguson police shooting from walking onto Interstate 70 during the late afternoon commute.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

News Tribune

Your Opinion: School district must focus on own needs

On Monday, I spoke at the Jefferson City School Board regarding Chamber of Commerce use of school land. Here is the gist: The school district purchased land on Route 179 in 2012 at a price of approximately $27,000 per acre, or $3.1 million for 115 acres.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Convicts to surrender Missouri teacher licensesConvicts to surrender...

A woman who tried to hire a hit man to kill her estranged husband and a man who threatened on Facebook to cause "a blood bath" at a high school have agreed to give up their teaching Convicts to surrender Missouri teacher licenses JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A woman who tried to hire a hit man to kill her estranged husband and a man who threatened on Facebook to cause "a blood bath" at a high school have agreed to give up their teaching Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1rWHQQq JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.

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The Day

UPDATED: Arrests as Ferguson protesters plan shutdown

Authorities arrested protesters who were planning to block part of Interstate 70 on Wednesday near the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black 18-year-old was fatally shot by a white police officer. Groups of protesters were gathering in the middle of a road near interstate on-ramps, not far from where Michael Brown was gunned down Aug. 9. They were hoping to block access to the highway at the height of rush-hour traffic.

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CBS News

Police arrest Ferguson protesters planning interstate shutdown

Original Red's BBQ remains boarded up after it was damaged during the violent protests which erupted in the city after the death of teenager Michael Brown who was shot and killed by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson about a month ago on September 10, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Groups of protesters were gathering in the middle of a road near interstate on-ramps, not far from where Michael Brown was gunned down Aug. 9. They were hoping to block access to the highway at the height of rush-hour traffic.

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WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Arrests as Ferguson protesters plan shutdown

9, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. . Joshua Williams raises his arms during a meeting of the Ferguson City Council Tuesday, Sept.

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News Tribune

Reports of vehicle vandalism investigated in JC

Throughout the past few weeks, the Jefferson City Police Department has been investigating various cases of vandalism to vehicles throughout the community. While some leads have developed and are currently under investigation, additional occurrences of vandalism have taken place, particularly late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.

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Los Angeles Times

Missouri lawmakers ready to override veto on 72-hour wait on abortions

Rabbi Susan Talve, from the Central Reform Congregation in St. Louis, speaks to abortion rights supporters gathered outside the Missouri Capitol in Jefferson City in April. Missouri lawmakers are preparing to override the governor's veto of a 72-hour waiting period.

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