Mystery seeds being sent to people across the United States and have now made their way to the Ozarks. The packages appear to be coming from China and are being investigated by the United States Department of Agriculture.
Some showers and storms across the northern parts of the Ozarks will dissipate this evening, leaving the area with partly cloudy to mainly clear skies and muggy conditions overnight. Lows will only drop down into the mid 70s, but heat index values will stay in the upper 70s and low 80s.
It’s been six months since Dave Koenig was last seen at The Peach Tree Inn in Branson and his friends and family are still looking for answers. They’ve organized search parties throughout this week to find any information that could be linked to his disappearance.
Bypassing Congress, President Donald Trump on Saturday signed executive orders deferring payroll taxes for some Americans and extending unemployment benefits after negotiations on a new coronavirus rescue package collapsed.
Democratic candidate for Missouri Governor Nicole Galloway, currently the State Auditor, was in Springfield on Friday as part of our statewide tour to kick-off her campaign. It just so happened that Republican Mike Parson, her November opponent and current Governor, was also in Springfield meeting with area college officials. Both of them talked about the major issues entering the election that's not that far away.
School supplies can be expensive, so should you take advantage of the Missouri tax-free weekend? Only a handful of cities in the Ozarks are participating in the holiday so we'll compare prices to see if you can get more bang for your buck.
The upcoming school year is looking different for everyone - whether parents choose homeschooling, virtual learning or seated classes. Springfield Public Schools is seeing a surprising trend this year as more families who would have done homeschooling, choose virtual learning instead.