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News in Greene County, Missouri

20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk Draws 7,600
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:35:00 -0800

Today an annual tradition happened in Springfield with around 7,600 people participating in the Turkey Trot.Edited from a press release from the Springfield-Greene County Park Board:An estimated 7,600 runners and walkers took part in this morning’s 20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, held at 8 a.m. in downtown Springfield.The annual event is Springfield’s largest timed 5K race and the largest ...

Week Ahead: Greene County Road Report for Monday, Nov. 24
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:38:18 -0800

GREENE COUNTY, Mo.-- Traffic delays can be expected in certain areas of the county. Check the latest road report from The Missouri Department of Transportation to see what roads are affected.  MoDOT Road Report for the Week of Nov. 24: Greene County * Route 360: Lane closings between Route 413 and Route MM west of Springfield . Bridge work. * Route MM: Lane closings over Route 360 west of ...

Greene Co. Democrats See Few Victories on Election Night
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 21:38:19 -0800

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Week Ahead: Greene County Road Report for Monday, Nov. 10
Sun, 09 Nov 2014 15:38:08 -0800

GREENE COUNTY, Mo.-- Traffic delays can be expected in certain areas of the county. Check the latest road report from The Missouri Department of Transportation to see what roads are affected.  MoDOT Road Report for the Week of Nov. 10: Greene County I-44: One westbound lane closed over Pickerel Creek west of Springfield. Mile marker 64. Bridge work. Kansas Expressway (Route 13): Lane closings ...

Missouri Election Officials Predict Low Midterm Turnout
Mon, 03 Nov 2014 17:38:09 -0800

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Greene County Clerk Richard Struckhoff told KOLR10 Monday he expects lower than average turnout for Tuesday’s midterm election. Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander said his office predicts a turnout of 40 percent of registered voters statewide, based on projections from state election officials. The figure is much lower than the roughly 67 percent turnout at the polls ...

UPDATE: I-44 Reopens EB Lanes After Beer Truck Crash
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 06:23:08 -0800

GREENE COUNTY, Mo. -- After hours of being closed, the Highway Patrol and MoDOT have reopened both eastbound lanes of I-44 in western Greene County. The lanes were shut down overnight after the crash of two tractor trailers.  On truck lost its load of beer, leaving debris across both lanes.  Traffic was rerouted for several hours.   Traffic was moving, but slowly, at 8:00 a.m. Previous report ...

Incumbent Rep. Vicky Hartzler Leads in Missouri's Fourth District
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 19:23:09 -0800

GREENE COUNTY, Mo. -- Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler is leading in Missouri's Fourth District race. She was first elected to Congress in 2010-- pledging to reduce wasteful spending, stop the intrusion of the federal government in everyday life, and implement a strong national defense policy. Hartzler serves on the house armed services, agriculture and budget committees.  She represents around 24 ...

How Did Ferguson Grand Jury Process Work?
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:38:21 -0800

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Ahead of a much-anticipated announcement about the Michael Brown shooting, former Greene County Prosecutor Darrell Moore explained the differences a grand jury case poses and the possible outcomes in the Ferguson decision Monday. Moore said grand jury decisions aren't common in smaller communities, but when it comes to legal cases in bigger cities, like St. Louis, prosecutors ...

Week Ahead: Greene County Road Report for Monday, Nov. 3
Sun, 02 Nov 2014 15:38:49 -0800

GREENE COUNTY, Mo.-- Traffic delays can be expected in certain areas of the county. Check the latest road report from The Missouri Department of Transportation to see what roads are affected. MoDOT Road Report for the Week of Nov. 3: Greene County * I-44: One westbound lane closed in Springfield. Mile Marker 83. Repairing guard cable. Work begins after 7 p.m. * Route 65: NIGHT WORK - Slow-moving ...

'Sovereign Citizen' Pleads Guilty To Forgery Charges In Greene County
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:40:25 -0700

A man in Greene County has pleaded guilty to forgery charges.Prosecutors say John Gibson made a personal check that was to be paid by the U.S. Treasury.Gibson is part of the group "sovereign citizen" and allegedly used the money to pay off his son's debt.Court documents show Gibson has filled charges against the bank manger at the People's Bank, where he tried to cash his check, for violating ...