Veterinarians in states like Missouri, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Tennessee are warning cat owners of cytauxzoon felis, known as Bobcat Fever. Bobcats and mountain lions are said to be natural carriers of the deadly parasite, which spreads through ticks.
Authorities in May 2018 accused Michael Ward, a former California, Missouri, police chief, of stealing guns and weapon sights from the agency as well as forging timesheets of a woman he was dating. Music courtesy of Bensound.com
Joseph McDevitt, of Kaiser, Missouri tells an officer with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol that his in-laws were “illegally arrested and detained” after they returned to Florida from a Carnival Cruise in the Bahamas.
Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield, Mo., was named "America's Best Aquarium" by USA Today on Friday. The aquarium and outdoors museum was opened in 2017, next to Bass Pro Shops’ national headquarters.
Videos taken by Maris Ewing on property in Morgan County, Mo., where 11 dogs, two horses and a goat were found and rescued in January 2018. The animals allegedly were kept by Julie Bernet, a former dog breeder in Johnson County, Kan.
Four children were killed in a house fire early Thursday in Lake Ozark, Mo. Firefighters were initially unable to enter the house because the fire was too involved and parts of the structure had collapsed. Photos from The Lake News Online.