Local

submitted photo
Two male subjects led Mountain View Police on a chase before crashing once on Harlow Rd. and then later in Shannon County. Around 7:35 a.m. Friday morning, Mountain View Police Department was dispatched to 907 North Ash for multiple reports of a male subject attempting to break into an occupied...
Legislative Districts Changes to your representation in Jefferson City remain in the air as another week of legislative session closes. Missouri must redraw state legislative district maps following the results of the 2020 census.  Missouri's House and Senate Independent Bipartisan Citizens...
Thieves stole catalytic converters from two trucks owned by the City of Willow Springs last weekend, confirms Willow Springs Police Chief Bryan Hogan. Employees at the City’s wastewater treatment plant noticed a missing catalytic converter from a newly purchased sludge truck on Saturday night,...
Law enforcement agencies are investigating the discovery of a body in a ditch near Winona. On January 12 shortly before 11 a.m., mowing crews with the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) found a body on U.S. 60 west of Winona. The Shannon County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State...
The Missouri State Highway Patrol provided the following preliminary statistics related to the New Year’s holiday weekend. No one was killed in a traffic crash during the 78-hour counting period, which began at 6 p.m. December 30, and ended at 11:59 p.m. January 2. There were no boating crashes...
Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division is participating in a three-day initiative that began on Human Trafficking Day, January 11. This initiative is a concentrated effort to educate commercial motor...
It’s a boy! Adrian Jace Brandt took the honors as the first baby born at Texas County Memorial Hospital in 2022, arriving at 12:24 p.m. on January 5th. Baby Adrian is the son of Katlyn and Austin Brandt of Cabool, and he joins his big sister, two-year old Eliza. Dr. Tricia Benoist, physician...
Mary Knott was the hostess for the meeting of the Willow Springs Tuesday Study Club on November 16, 2021 at the Willow Springs Senior Center. After a short business meeting, Mary gave an enlightening presentation on a relatively unknown major influence in civil and women’s rights. The daughter...
On December 31, at approximately 5:38 p.m. West Plains Police Officer Micah “Brent” McKemie conducted a traffic stop on the 3600 block of US Highway 63, as part of an ongoing narcotics trafficking investigation.  As a result of the investigation Officer McKemie conducted a search of the vehicle...
courtesy of Ozark National Scenic Riverways
Ozark National Scenic Riverways is requesting assistance locating persons responsible for suspected theft and arson of government property. On December 26, at approximately 11:13 p.m. park rangers responded to the scene of a structural fire at the Round Spring Visitor Contact Station, which...

Pages

Howell County News

110 W. Main St.,
Willow Springs, MO 65793
417-252-2123

Comment Here