Local woman injured in traffic accident

A Clinton woman is in serious condition after totaling her car in a wreck Sunday morning. Amy Hastings, 39, was flown by LifeFlight helicopter to Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence after she drove off the road and hit a telephone pole, a fence and a tree, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol reports. Hastings was… Read more »

UCM track & field rankings revealed

(NEW ORLEANS, La.) – The NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships are near and the Central Missouri track & field teams earned spots in the top 25 of the USTFCCCA National Computer Rankings. The Jennies will enter the NCAA Championships as the 10th-ranked team in the country, while the Mules will compete as the No…. Read more »

Mules Baseball outlasts Northeastern State

(TAHLEQUAH, Okla.) – Down four runs in the ninth inning the fifth-ranked Central Missouri baseball team rallied to force extra innings and beat Northeastern State 13-11 on a two-run homer by Brad Wilson in the 10th inning on Monday afternoon. Tucker Cross and Chase Graskewicz hit back-to-back homers in the ninth to tie the game… Read more »

State of Emergency ends tomorrow

The State of Emergency that was implemented on Tuesday, Feb. 26 will end Tuesday, March 5 at 10:30 am. City resources including funds, equipment and personnel are still being used in the recovery phase of our local emergency. Roofs are still of great concern. The back-to-back winter snow storms created heavy snow loads that bring… Read more »

Three Mules named All-MIAA

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – The MIAA Co-Champion Central Missouri Mules basketball team had three players named to the All-MIAA team as announced by the league office on Monday. Senior forward Dominique Long was named to the All-MIAA first team, senior guard Widgett Washington was a third team selection and junior guard Charles Hammork was named… Read more »

SOS issues alert about fake letter

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) – Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander says that some businesses are receiving a phony letter that appears to come from his office. Kander’s office says the letter comes from an entity called Corporate Records Service. He says it falsely suggests Missouri businesses have to complete a certain form and pay… Read more »

Martin Buser leads 1,000-mile Iditarod

(RAINY PASS, Alaska, AP) – Four-time Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race champion Martin Buser was the first musher out of the starting chute and has the early lead in the nearly 1,000-mile race from Anchorage to Nome. Buser pulled into the scenic Rainy Pass checkpoint at 5:38 a.m. Monday, spending just two minutes there before… Read more »