McDonald County Newswire

McDonald County Newswire

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  1. Suspect Behind Bars For Allegedly Cashing Thousands of Dollars of Forged ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... ost office," he said. Hightower was booked into the Benton County Jail but has since been transferred to the McDonald County Jail in Missouri.

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  2. Flood warning for the first half of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | 4029TV.com

    The National Weather Service has issued an FLOOD WARNING for all of Northwest Arkansas as well as McDonald County in southwestern Missouri. The warning is in effect until 1:30 this afternoon.

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  3. State of Missouri v. Patricia HalversonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | FindLaw

    ... of the relevant evidence is presented in accordance with that standard. Victim worked as an officer for the McDonald County Sheriff and had been a certified police officer for over thirty years. He had also worked at the fire department. When Victim ...

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  4. Another chance at winter weather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | 4029TV.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Benton and Carroll counties in NW Arkansas - as well as Delaware County in northeastern Oklahoma and McDonald County in southwest Missouri until 6:00 tomorrow morning. Cold rain and possibly a winter mix will be moving back in to the advisory area later today and tonight.

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  5. Crusaders boast trio of district wrestling championsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2018 | News Tribune

    ... (22-8), a junior, won four times by decision to take the championship at 120. He defeated Jakob Gerow of McDonald County 5-3 in Saturday's title match. After a scoreless first period, Winder got two takedowns to lead 4-2 before each wrestler got a ...

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  6. OKC Man Injured In McDonald County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    An Oklahoma City man was injured in a one car crash Monday morning in McDonald County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells News Talk KZRG 25-year-old Brady Putnam was northbound on State Highway 43, five miles south of Tiff City, at 6:45am, when he failed to make a curve, went off the road and hit a rock embankment.

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  7. McDonald County Man Charged With Threatening FBI AgentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A McDonald County man has been charged with threatening to assault an FBI agent. Investigators say 47-year-old Richard Toler of Rocky Comfort threatened to assault an FBI agent with the intent to impede, intimidate, interfere, and retaliate against the agent while he was on duty in December.

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  8. Kansas District Donates Bus To Wyadotte, Several Other Loan BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... ool districts have loaned several buses to Wyandotte, and several more districts have also offered including McDonald County, and Vinita.

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  9. Black Ice Causes Wreck In McDonald CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    An Anderson man is recovering from an early morning crash in McDonald County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells News Talk KZRG 22-year-old Noah Wollbrinck was westbound on Route EE, west of Lanagan, around 8 a.m when he ran off the road and into the ditch after hitting a patch of black ice.

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  10. Authorities in McDonald County Looking for Burglary SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The McDonald County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect who they say stole seven pistols from Mark's Wholesale on 43 Highway between Tiff City and Southwest City. Authorities tell Newstalk KZRG that around 4:30am Monday morning, a suspect entered the building after breaking out the front window.

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  11. Missouri commission OKs 2 concentrated animal feeding farmsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | News Tribune

    The Tuesday votes came after Republican Gov. Eric Greitens last week appointed three new members to the board with agricultural ties. At issue are permits for RNR Farms in McDonald County and Trenton Farms in Grundy County that the Department of Natural Resources granted last year.

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  12. Missouri Commission OKs 2 Concentrated Animal Feeding FarmsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | US News & World Report

    The Tuesday votes came after Republican Gov. Eric Greitens last week appointed three new members to the board with agricultural ties. At issue are permits for RNR Farms in McDonald County and Trenton Farms in Grundy County that the Department of Natural Resources granted last year.

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  13. Governor appoints farmers to clean water boardRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... companies trying to open large-scale feeding operations, including opponents of a proposal for a farm in McDonald County that would house more than 370,000 chickens. The case is pending before the Clean Water Commission. "I think that anyone is ...

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  14. Stolen Vehicles Found In McDonald CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A call from Oklahoma City Police to the McDonald County Sheriff's Office led to the discovery of four stolen vehicles. McDonald County Sheriff Mike Hall tells News Talk KZRG he was told a GPS reading on the Oklahoma City vehicle pointed to a home near Rocky Comfort.

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  15. One Killed, Four Injured In Head-On McDonald County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    One man was killed and four other people were injured in a head-on collision in McDonald County Thursday night. The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells News Talk KZRG 23-year-old Eh Htoo of Noel man crossed the center line of Highway 90, east of Southwest City, around 9:15 p.m and hit a pick-up truck head-on with five occupants inside.

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  16. Recovery program helps Missouri residents get back on trackRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... Brett Caywood was born in February 1965 and raised in Split Log, an unincorporated community in western McDonald County. His early life was troubled by family instability. He says he was given drugs and alcohol before age 10. Mercy custodian Brett ...

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  17. Joplin Man Injured In Chase Involving A Stolen CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Someone in a car that was reported stolen was seriously injured Thursday morning in McDonald County. Newton County Sheriff Chris Jennings tells News Talk KZRG the chain of events started with a report of a suspicious vehicle in Racine.

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  18. Joplin Man Injured In McDonald County AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A Joplin man suffered serious injuries Thursday morning when his car hit a tree in McDonald County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells News Talk KZRG 24-year-old Dacoda Johnson was northbound on Highway 43, two miles north of Hart, around 8:25am, when he went off the road and hit a tree.

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  19. McDonald County Pedestrian Killed Crossing Highway 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A McDonald County woman was killed Thursday night while walking across Highway 59 in Goodman. The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells News Talk KZRG 66-year-old Dompelihna Capelle of Goodman was crossing Highway 59 at Roy Hill around 6:15 p.m when she was hit by a pick-up truck driven by 44-year-old Joshua Lettes of Goodman.

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  20. Collings Asks For Life To Be SparedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... ago Collings kidnapped Rowan from her Stella home, then raped, strangled, and left her body in a sinkhole in McDonald County. He later confessed to the crime, but now says that confession was false. He also claims his lawyers were ineffective during ...

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