Some hospitalized patients remain there up to six months with hospital costs sometimes exceeding one million dollars, often with no insurance.
Jefferson County Police are searching for three people accused of running over a Cedar Hill man outside his home Thursday night.
U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey in Jefferson City on Friday sided with the American Civil Liberties Union, which sued Linn State Technical College on behalf of six students.
It was the second straight year of decline, but experts said it could just be a blip and it’s too early to tell if there’s a trend to explain the drop.
Twenty-five people, including several members of the Saddle Tramps Motorcyle Club, face federal drug charges after a major meth and cocaine bust.
32-year-old Robert L. Bunch of Doe Run entered the plea on Friday to a charge of attempted manufacture of meth as a prior and persistent offender. Prosecutors will seek a 24-year prison term.
Witnesses contacted police after seeing burning clothes on the sidewalk and a nude man running from the scene.
One person is in custody after meth-making supplies were discovered in an office building on Boeing’s campus Wednesday morning.
Drug agents showed up at her home near Anna on Wednesday morning saying they fielded a report that a meth-making operation was on the Union County property.
John Piper told deputies outside that he was in his bedroom when he heard a loud pop, then he noticed his home was on fire.