Traffic accident

2 Injured near Utica in accident; authorities almost struck by passing motorist during investigation

Drivers of two vehicles were injured this morning in an accident at Utica. The highway patrol said 23-year-old Cody Ward of St. Joseph received moderate injuries, and 27-year-old Danielle Lopez of Utica sustained minor injuries. Both were taken by ambulance to Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe. It was 7:30 this morning when according to the […]

Chillicothe Fire Department recognized as”Fire Department of the Year” by Missouri Fire Fighters Association

The Fire Fighters Association of Missouri has named The Chillicothe Fire Department as “Department Of The Year” for 2016. The FFAM serves 7, 533 members and 367 fire departments. The award was presented to the department at the FFAM 62 annual convention held at Tan Tara resort. The Chillicothe Fire Department is a progressive Department with […]

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Chillicothe, Missouri twins in state custody after alleged abuse by parents

(Fox 4) – Twin brothers are in the custody of the state of Missouri after investigators at an emergency room determined they were victims of child abuse. Prosecutors say the infants suffered injuries at the hands of their parents earlier this week. Cassie Jane Adkins and Douglas Eugene Weese face first degree felony charges of endangering […]

Chillicothe Police Department reports on recent calls

Chillicothe Police Department answers 244 calls for service, including death of 9-month-old

The Chillicothe Police Department was once again very busy over the weekend, answering 244 calls for service, including a call to Hedrick Medical Center regarding an unresponsive child.  Officers arrested Wayne Howe for failing to register a motor vehicle, no insurance, possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia, following […]