Wednesday Dec 18
Second suspect charged in Mo. murder case
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Mo. reports that 24-year-old Tyson Fortner of Bismarck was charged with second-degree murder in the April 25, 2012, killing of 57-year-old Thomas Espy, a retired St. Louis sheet metal worker.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Car smashes into building that houses KFMO
A young driver lost control of his car Friday night, sliding into the building that houses KFMO/B-104 Radio.
Boy uses birthday to collect shoes for the needy
Some needy children in the Farmington area of eastern Missouri are getting new shoes, thanks to the generosity of a little boy.
Police: Man fought officers down flights of stairs
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Mo. reports that 42-year-old Eddie Gibbs of Park Hills is charged with two counts of assault on law enforcement.
Man's body found in burning eastern Missouri home
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Mo. reports that firefighters were putting out a house fire Saturday at the Lake Timberline development in St. Francois County when they found the body of 35-year-old Dustin Towey.
The Telluride Watch
Ridgway Town Council Considers New Ballot Question for RAMP Cash Match
RIDGWAY The Ridgway Town Council gathered for a work session last Wednesday, Nov. 18, to discuss strategies for raising $2 million in matching funds for a recently awarded $10.5 million RAMP grant from the Colorado Department of Transportation to pay for downtown infrastructure improvements.
Slight tremor shakes eastern Missouri town
<![CDATA[BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) -- A small earthquake has left some people a little shaken in eastern Missouri. The Daily Journal in Park Hills reports the magnitude-2.6 tremor occurred Monday at 7:22 a.m. The U.S. Geological Survey says the epicenter was five miles northeast of Bonne Terre in St. Francois County. No injuries or property damage were reported in Bonne Terre or surrounding areas where the quake was also felt. The tremor was just slightly stronger than the magnitude at which earthquakes can generally be felt. Bonne Terre is located about 50 miles southwest of St. Louis. ------ Information from: Daily Journal, http://dailyjournalonline.com