Jefferson County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Two in jail after crime spree involving burglary, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Two men were arrested in Jefferson County Sunday after a crime spree allegedly involving a burglary and the kidnapping of a woman and two other women held against their will. Twenty eight-year-old Joshua Milfelt and 31-year-old Antario Smith were charged with burglary, auto theft, kidnapping and felonious restraint.

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  2. Ex-Louisville player charged with rape, sodomy waives preliminary hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... reported that Chris Jones and two other men, Jalen Tilford and Tyvon Walker, appeared Monday in court in Jefferson County. The grand jury will decide if they will go to trial to face charges. Jones, a 23-year-old senior, was accused of raping both ...

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  3. Scenes from the Mississippi RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... is going into public ports. That includes both new public ports in the works, such as in East St. Louis and Jefferson County, and to existing ports, like America's Central Port and the St. Louis Port Authority's Municipal River Terminal, which have ...

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  4. Herculaneum Port Barge Fleeting Area Begins OperationsRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Missouri. A new barge fleet staging area was installed on March 6 and will begin operations this week. The Jefferson County Port Authority received permits to construct the staging area, essentially a parking lot for barges, just south of the new ...

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  5. Herculaneum port project joins spree of construction on riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... the installation of a fleeting staging area in Herculaneum, representing the first public project by the Jefferson County Port Authority, which was created in 1976. The fleeting site - essentially a parking lot for barges - will begin operations ...

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  6. Cooking Up Trouble in the HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The American Scholar

    In 2005, anthropologist Jason Pine began fieldwork in Jefferson County, Missouri, a rural area south of St. Louis known at the time as the U.S. meth capital. Methamphetamine is a powerful stimulant that can be "cooked" at home using readily available ingredients like fertilizer and battery strips, a process Pine calls "alchemy in late-industrial form."

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  7. Man awarded $883,000 for bedsore at hospitalRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    A Jefferson County man has been awarded nearly $900,000 after developing a bedsore while being treated at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis County. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that a judge on Friday awarded $883,000 to 65-year-old William Dieser of Hillsboro.

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  8. 'You're killing your constituents, say activistsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Joplin Independent

    Over 150 advocates of Medicaid expansion returned to the Capitol on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, to build on the groundswell efforts to close the Medicaid coverage gap. Health care providers traveled from Joplin, St Joseph, St Louis, Cape Girardeau, Kansas City, Jefferson County and Springfield.

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  9. No injuries reported after school bus accident in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. Three students and their driver are safe after the school bus they were on was hit by a van Thursday morning.

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  10. Woman injured in Jefferson County hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Authorities are looking for a suspect vehicle that hit a woman and left the scene Wednesday night in Jefferson County.

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  11. No injuries reported after school bus rear-ended in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    A vehicle struck the back of a bus at E4 Ridge Road in Jefferson County around 7:45 a.m. The bus was taking students to Antonia Middle School at the time of the accident.

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  12. Sheley's transfer to Missouri in the worksRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Both Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner had to approve the extradition request by Jefferson County, Missouri prosecutors before a Livingston County judge could order his transfer Tuesday. Jefferson County Assistant Prosecuting ...

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  13. Missouri to Extradite Man Convicted in Six Illinois KillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    A judge has granted a request by Missouri prosecutors to extradite a man serving life sentences for six Illinois slayings who is also accused of killing an Arkansas couple in 2008. A Livingston County circuit judge on Tuesday ordered Nicholas Sheley to be taken into custody by authorities in Jefferson County, Missouri.

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  14. Missouri to extradite man convicted in 6 Illinois slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | KFVS12

    A judge has granted a request by Missouri prosecutors to extradite a man serving life sentences for six Illinois slayings who is also accused of killing an Arkansas couple in 2008. A Livingston County circuit judge on Tuesday ordered Nicholas Sheley to be taken into custody by authorities in Jefferson County, Missouri.

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  15. Missouri to extradite SheleyRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ... County circuit judge on Tuesday ordered Nicholas Sheley to be taken into custody by authorities in Jefferson County, Missouri. Sheley is charged in the killings in Festus, Missouri of Jill and Tom Estes of Sherwood, Arkansas. Sheley is serving six ...

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  16. Authorities looking for Barnhart burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo.- A neighborhood in Barnhart, Mo. is on edge after an attempt to break into a home early Monday morning.

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  17. No charges for store worker who killed suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | KMIZ

    Criminal charges will not be filed against a St. Louis-area store employee who fatally shot a man after a disturbance at the store. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Jefferson County prosecutor Forrest Wegge determined that the 23-year-old employee acted in self-defense in the November shooting that killed 48-year-old Robert Larson of Imperial.

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  18. 2-alarm house fire in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    2-alarm house fire in Jefferson County The home is in the 100 block of Southmore Drive. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1E50JT3

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  19. Crystal City cave owner found guilty in zoning flapRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Missourian

    A Jefferson County municipal judge has found the owner of a Crystal City cave guilty of holding two underground dance parties without a county-approved site plan. An attorney for Crystal City Underground owner Tom Kerr tells The St. Louis Post-Dispatch that he will appeal the decision.

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  20. Jefferson County switching over to new $30 million public safety radio systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo Jefferson County officials say they have almost completed a $30 million switchover to a new public radio system. The county will have 17 new towers which will become the microwave backbone to the state-of-the-art system mandated by the federal government.

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