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Springfield police commissioner retires from troubled department - The Boston Globe

Springfield police commissioner retires from troubled department  The Boston Globe

Police Commissioner John Barbieri is retiring amid misconduct scandals and a federal civil rights investigation into his department.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:41 pm


Police investigate Thursday night shooting in Springfield - Springfield News-Leader

Police investigate Thursday night shooting in Springfield  Springfield News-Leader

Police say the victim was transported to the hospital where he underwent surgery.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:13 pm


Springfield woman arrested in Longmeadow for 5th OUI offense - WWLP.com

Springfield woman arrested in Longmeadow for 5th OUI offense  WWLP.com

According to Longmeadow police, Iris Ward was arrested Thursday for operating under the influence of alcohol, her fifth offense, among other charges.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:58 pm


Greene County restaurant inspections - Springfield News-Leader

Greene County restaurant inspections  Springfield News-Leader

See the Greene County restaurant inspections for 2/21.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


'I had to get it out': Visit to West Africa inspires Springfield author Ferris Shelton to pen novel, 'Seven Full Days' - MassLive.com

'I had to get it out': Visit to West Africa inspires Springfield author Ferris Shelton to pen novel, 'Seven Full Days'  MassLive.com

Ferris Shelton held a reading of the new novel during a visit to the Northampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center for a Black History Month event.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:00 pm


Myer’s Market renovation in Springfield continues as COhatch starts other projects - Springfield News Sun

Myer’s Market renovation in Springfield continues as COhatch starts other projects  Springfield News Sun

Progress is being made at the old Myer's Market in downtown Springfield as it is being developed into shared office spaces and other amenities.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 11:01 am


Prep Athlete: Springfield's Isaac Fink - KEYC

Prep Athlete: Springfield's Isaac Fink  KEYC

Fink's dominance and leadership on the court are why he's our KEYC News 12 Prep Athlete of the Week brought to you by Scheels.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:57 am


Springfield City Council to address mayor's actions of appointing new police commissioner - WWLP.com

Springfield City Council to address mayor's actions of appointing new police commissioner  WWLP.com

Mayor Domenic Sarno appointed Deputy-chief Cheryl Clapprood acting Police Commissioner, but the City Council passed an ordinance last year, effectively ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:18 am


Man rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by car in Springfield - WWLP.com

Man rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by car in Springfield  WWLP.com

A man was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries after he was struck by a vehicle on Edgeland Street in Springfield Thursday night.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:47 am


Storm warning: Versailles leaves whiplash on Springfield Northeastern - Ashland Source

Storm warning: Versailles leaves whiplash on Springfield Northeastern  Ashland Source

Impressive was a ready adjective for Versailles' 61-4 throttling of Springfield Northeastern on February 21 in Ohio girls high school basketball.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:21 am


Springfield Water and Sewer Commission warning residents of fake representatives - WWLP.com

Springfield Water and Sewer Commission warning residents of fake representatives  WWLP.com

The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission said someone's pretending to be an employee and trying to gain entry into Springfield homes.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:17 am


Intersection improvements at stake in Springfield's April election - KY3

Intersection improvements at stake in Springfield's April election  KY3

The City of Springfield's 1/4-cent sales tax is up for renewal.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:14 am


Driver In Rollover Crash Lucky To Be Alive Says Springfield Fire Chief - Smokey Barn News

Driver In Rollover Crash Lucky To Be Alive Says Springfield Fire Chief  Smokey Barn News

Driver In Rollover Crash Lucky To Be Alive Says Springfield Fire Chief. SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – The driver of a pickup truck ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:08 am


Department of Natural Resources plans public meeting on Litton plant TCE pollution - Springfield News-Leader

Department of Natural Resources plans public meeting on Litton plant TCE pollution  Springfield News-Leader

A well on the site of the former Litton Industries plant near the Springfield-Branson National Airport on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. Trichloroethylene (TCE) from the ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:44 am


Elderly Springfield resident celebrates her 100th birthday - WWLP.com

Elderly Springfield resident celebrates her 100th birthday  WWLP.com

Springfield's Hungry Hill Senior Center helped Florence Alessandri celebrate her 100th birthday Thursday.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:23 am


Congresswoman Hartzler Visited Springfield and the Aviation National Guard Facility - OzarksFirst.com

Congresswoman Hartzler Visited Springfield and the Aviation National Guard Facility  OzarksFirst.com

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler was in Springfield Thursday touring the Aviation National Guard Facility known as AVCRAD.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:17 pm


As Missouri drafts its first medical marijuana rules, a forum will come to Springfield - Springfield News-Leader

As Missouri drafts its first medical marijuana rules, a forum will come to Springfield  Springfield News-Leader

Springfield and other cities will host forums as the state writes medical marijuana regulations. It released the first draft of some rules this week.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:10 pm


Springfield woman faces charge for fake bomb threat to Springfield middle school - KY3

Springfield woman faces charge for fake bomb threat to Springfield middle school  KY3

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Springfield woman faces a charge of calling in a bomb threat to a school. Prosecutors charged Savannah Barton Thursday. Police say ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:32 pm


Springfield bishop: Vatican summit shows Catholic church leaders serious about addressing sexual abuse scandal - MassLive.com

Springfield bishop: Vatican summit shows Catholic church leaders serious about addressing sexual abuse scandal  MassLive.com

Springfield diocese receives three new complaints since January as bishop holds listening and dialogue sessions.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:04 pm


Mouse Droppings Found in Springfield School District, Caldwell Principal Says in Update - TAPinto.net

Mouse Droppings Found in Springfield School District, Caldwell Principal Says in Update  TAPinto.net

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - In an email sent out on the James Caldwell school mailing list, school principal David Rennie alerted recipients that mouse droppings had ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:22 pm


Flight From Springfield Makes Emergency Landing for Smoke in Cockpit - OzarksFirst.com

Flight From Springfield Makes Emergency Landing for Smoke in Cockpit  OzarksFirst.com

HIGHFILL, Ar. - UPDATE: According to KFSM, Police and fire officials from multiple county agencies were on scene but found no evidence of smoke in the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:56 pm


Woman accused of transporting drugs from St. Louis to Springfield - Springfield News-Leader

Woman accused of transporting drugs from St. Louis to Springfield  Springfield News-Leader

Online records indicate the woman was arrested and transported to the Greene County Jail.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:36 pm


Springfield and Effingham are arresting eight people in drug cases - Savannah Morning News

Springfield and Effingham are arresting eight people in drug cases  Savannah Morning News

Springfield Police officers and Effingham County Sheriff's deputies are finishing an eight-month narcotics investigation by arresting eight people on 23 felony ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:27 pm


Springfield Water and Sewer Commission warns of impostor trying to enter homes - MassLive.com

Springfield Water and Sewer Commission warns of impostor trying to enter homes  MassLive.com

The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission is warning the public to beware of an impostor trying to get into homes. Here is file photo of water treatment plant ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:47 pm


Springfield police arrest Eugene man on sex abuse charges - KEZI TV

Springfield police arrest Eugene man on sex abuse charges  KEZI TV

Alvaro Arturo Rosales, 34, faces charges of first-degree rape and sex abuse, police said.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 6:27 pm


Yellow Jackets outrun Springfield | Local - Rutland Herald

Yellow Jackets outrun Springfield | Local  Rutland Herald

SPRINGFIELD — In a game of streaks, Windsor got the one that counted in the third quarter and held onto the lead for a 60-50 win Thursday over Springfield in.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:30 pm


Springfield man accused of intentionally infecting woman with HIV - KY3

Springfield man accused of intentionally infecting woman with HIV  KY3

SPRINGFIELD - - Marcus Price, 36, is accused of intentionally infecting a woman with HIV. "A lot of people are heartbroken and hurt, a lot of people are confused ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:40 am


Suicidal man forces evacuation of downtown Springfield apartments - KY3

Suicidal man forces evacuation of downtown Springfield apartments  KY3

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Springfield police and firefighters evacuated an apartment for the disabled near downtown Springfield after a man inside threatened to ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:46 am


Electioneering or free speech? Springfield council wrangles over public comment - The State Journal-Register

Electioneering or free speech? Springfield council wrangles over public comment  The State Journal-Register

Springfield city officials have asked the inspector general to issue an opinion on how the city should handle candidates running for office who want to speak at ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 2:27 am


Here's what you should know about this year's Sertoma Chili Cook-Off - Springfield News-Leader

Here's what you should know about this year's Sertoma Chili Cook-Off  Springfield News-Leader

New this year: The Grand Champion Chili winner will get to compete at the 2019 World Food Championships.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:16 am


Police investigate shooting in west Springfield - KY3

Police investigate shooting in west Springfield  KY3

Police say the victim did not cooperate with investigators at the scene.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:33 pm


City of Springfield offers assistance to first-time home buyers in parts of city - KY3

City of Springfield offers assistance to first-time home buyers in parts of city  KY3

The city of Springfield is trying to get more people to move to the north side of town through a new program aimed at single parents and people looking to buy ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:00 pm


Trump administration denies tariff relief for Chinese-owned CRRC MA; Springfield rail factory employs 248 - MassLive.com

Trump administration denies tariff relief for Chinese-owned CRRC MA; Springfield rail factory employs 248  MassLive.com

SPRINGFIELD — The Trump administration has denied CRRC MA's request for 16 separate exemptions from the 25-percent import tariffs slapped this summer ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 9:00 pm


Springfield officials work to fix traffic controllers at busy intersections - MassLive.com

Springfield officials work to fix traffic controllers at busy intersections  MassLive.com

The destroyed traffic signals include the intersection of Boston Road, Bay Street and Breckwood Boulevard, where there have been at least two significant ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 7:59 pm


Springfield man charged with infecting woman with HIV, then trying to pay her off - Springfield News-Leader

Springfield man charged with infecting woman with HIV, then trying to pay her off  Springfield News-Leader

The suspect was arrested and charged Tuesday with two felonies.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 6:24 pm


Springfield Democrat Quade looks to ease burden of Missourians' surprise tax bills - Springfield News-Leader

Springfield Democrat Quade looks to ease burden of Missourians' surprise tax bills  Springfield News-Leader

The Springfield rep's bill would require state tax collectors to waive fines and fees for anyone who files on-time and gets on a payment plan.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 5:00 am


Springfield Schools To Have Early Dismissal Wednesday - Springfield, NJ Patch

Springfield Schools To Have Early Dismissal Wednesday  Springfield, NJ Patch

Springfield Schools To Have Early Dismissal - Springfield, NJ - All Springfield Schools will have a Single Session Day on Wednesday due to the forecasted ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 2:47 am


Springfield Schools Closing Wednesday Due To Forecast - Patch.com

Springfield Schools Closing Wednesday Due To Forecast  Patch.com

Springfield Schools Closing Wednesday Due To Snow - Springfield, PA - The forecast for Wednesday prompted the district to cancel school.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 11:36 pm


Baystate Medical Center residents collect food for Springfield pantry - MassLive.com

Baystate Medical Center residents collect food for Springfield pantry  MassLive.com

Dr. Anisha Contractor and Dr. Anthony Esposito, both medicine-pediatric residents at Baystate Medical Center, stand next to some of the food collected by the ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 9:54 pm


Brick of marijuana found in donation bin for Big Brothers Big Sisters in Springfield - Springfield News-Leader

Brick of marijuana found in donation bin for Big Brothers Big Sisters in Springfield  Springfield News-Leader

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks says it turned the contraband over to Springfield police.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 9:11 pm


Springfield employee who filed racial discrimination suit had suspensions and a demotion - The Tennessean

Springfield employee who filed racial discrimination suit had suspensions and a demotion  The Tennessean

The Springfield employee at the center of a racial discrimination lawsuit has received two suspensions, a written reprimand and a demotion during his three ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:07 pm


Springfield native Ryan Trotti wins big country music award - The Times and Democrat

Springfield native Ryan Trotti wins big country music award  The Times and Democrat

A Springfield native who recently won a statewide country music award will soon return to his hometown to put on a concert.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


Springfield city employee sues for racial discrimination - NewsChannel5.com

Springfield city employee sues for racial discrimination  NewsChannel5.com

A city of Springfield employee is suing the municipality for hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages after he claims he was racially harassed on multiple ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 11:58 pm


Lincoln Tower commemorates Obamas ties to Springfield - The State Journal-Register

Lincoln Tower commemorates Obamas ties to Springfield  The State Journal-Register

After its owner read that the city had not fulfilled its promise of commemorating President Barack Obama's ties to Springfield, Lincoln Tower will name one of its ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 11:05 pm


Events in Springfield keeping children busy this school vacation week - WWLP.com

Events in Springfield keeping children busy this school vacation week  WWLP.com

School is out for the week, but that doesn't mean the kids have to be stuck at home all day.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 9:54 pm


Panthers Recall Goaltender Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL) - NHL.com

Panthers Recall Goaltender Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL)  NHL.com

SUNRISE, Fla. - Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations & General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has recalled goaltender Sam ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:28 pm


Springfield students eligible for private school vouchers double - Springfield News Sun

Springfield students eligible for private school vouchers double  Springfield News Sun

More Clark and Champaign County students, including those who attend nine Springfield City Schools, are eligible for state-funded vouchers to attend private ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:06 pm


HS Roundup 2/16: Perdue, Springfield rally for sectional opener win - Dayton Daily News

HS Roundup 2/16: Perdue, Springfield rally for sectional opener win  Dayton Daily News

Mickayla Perdue poured in 28 points and Springfield rallied for a 58-50 win in a Division I girls ba...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 4:12 am


No serious injuries following 3 car crash in Springfield - WWLP.com

No serious injuries following 3 car crash in Springfield  WWLP.com

Springfield Fire Department was called to a three-car crash on Liberty Street Saturday.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:18 am


‘Mr. Basketball’ pours in 43 to lift Trotwood-Madison over Springfield - Dayton Daily News

‘Mr. Basketball’ pours in 43 to lift Trotwood-Madison over Springfield  Dayton Daily News

Rocky Rockhold admits he's biased. But he's not afraid to say what he believes about his star player Amari Davis. “To me he's Mr. Basketball,” Rockhold said.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:44 pm


Springfield Mayor Sarno pulls out of police supervisor talks - MassLive.com

Springfield Mayor Sarno pulls out of police supervisor talks  MassLive.com

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno has suspended negotiations with the Springfield Police Supervisor's Association after several days of contentious bargaining and ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:34 pm


The Springfield RV, Camping, and Outdoor Show kicks off - WWLP.com

The Springfield RV, Camping, and Outdoor Show kicks off  WWLP.com

The Springfield RV, Camping, and Outdoor Show kicked off at the Big E Friday night and will continue with presentations throughout the weekend on things like ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 3:53 am


Springfield ranks high for most affordable housing in Illinois cities - newschannel20.com

Springfield ranks high for most affordable housing in Illinois cities  newschannel20.com

Some Illinois cities are getting new bragging rights, including Springfield. Springfield has been ranked as one of the cheapest places to live in the state.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 12:51 am


Meteorologist Matt Jones shares midday update on Springfield roads - KY3

Meteorologist Matt Jones shares midday update on Springfield roads  KY3

Meteorologist Matt Jones drives around Springfield in the midday hours to share road conditions.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:21 pm


MoDOT, city of Springfield crews begin pretreating roads - KY3

MoDOT, city of Springfield crews begin pretreating roads  KY3

Crews say they are concerned the most about the evening commute.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:08 pm


Springfield teen to audition for television hit ‘The Voice’ - Springfield News Sun

Springfield teen to audition for television hit ‘The Voice’  Springfield News Sun

Harmony Brown, from Springfield, will audition for 'The Voice' in Nashville.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


Springfield Regional Chamber wants to be catalyst for continued growth (Outlook 2019 Viewpoint) - MassLive.com

Springfield Regional Chamber wants to be catalyst for continued growth (Outlook 2019 Viewpoint)  MassLive.com

By Nancy F. Creed, Springfield Regional Chamber of Commerce. In the last year, the excitement around new projects in the region reached a crescendo.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 11:43 am


March for Our Lives Springfield holds vigil on anniversary of Parkland shooting - WWLP.com

March for Our Lives Springfield holds vigil on anniversary of Parkland shooting  WWLP.com

March for Our Lives Springfield held a candlelit vigil in collaboration with Foster Memorial Church on the anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:16 am


Catholic Diocese of Springfield release report detailing decades of clergy abuse - WWLP.com

Catholic Diocese of Springfield release report detailing decades of clergy abuse  WWLP.com

A report from a Pennsylvania grand jury on abuse by priests raised more questions, concerning the Springfield Diocese.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:59 am


Springfield mayor says police supervisors contract will go to arbitration - WWLP.com

Springfield mayor says police supervisors contract will go to arbitration  WWLP.com

The City of Springfield and the Police Supervisors' Union are going to arbitration to resolve their contract.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:36 am


2 Springfield men arrested for alleged burglary of GameStop in Walker - WAFB

2 Springfield men arrested for alleged burglary of GameStop in Walker  WAFB

Two men from Springfield are behind bars after reportedly robbing the Game Stop adjacent to the Walmart in Walker.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:43 pm


Judge says no to bond after suspect in Springfield homicide was smiling in court - Springfield News-Leader

Judge says no to bond after suspect in Springfield homicide was smiling in court  Springfield News-Leader

Elizabeth McKeown was charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing Barbara Foster with a car.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:02 pm


U.S. Marshals Arrest Child Molestation Suspect in Springfield - OzarksFirst.com

U.S. Marshals Arrest Child Molestation Suspect in Springfield  OzarksFirst.com

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - U.S. Marshals arrested a child molestation suspect on Wednesday in Springfield.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:50 pm


62-year-old Springfield woman identified as victim in train crash - The State Journal-Register

62-year-old Springfield woman identified as victim in train crash  The State Journal-Register

Authorities have identified the woman killed in a pedestrian vs. train accident near downtown Springfield Wednesday night.Amanda Laux, 62, of Springfield, was ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:05 pm


Rocker Bob Seger announces tour stop in Springfield - KY3

Rocker Bob Seger announces tour stop in Springfield  KY3

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Rocker Bob Seger is coming to Springfield. Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band's Roll Me Away Tour rolls into JQH Arena on April 30.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:05 pm


Springfield residents concerned after discovery of deer feeding station in Forest Park - WWLP.com

Springfield residents concerned after discovery of deer feeding station in Forest Park  WWLP.com

There are concerns after someone discovered a deer feeding station in Forest Park. Springfield Parks and Recreation said feeding the wildlife is harmful ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 4:48 am


Gammon House in Springfield on track to become local landmark - Springfield News Sun

Gammon House in Springfield on track to become local landmark  Springfield News Sun

The Gammon House was a stop on the Underground Railroad and has had a presence in the Springfield community for 170 years.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 11:05 am


Springfield man accused of sexually motivated burglary - Springfield News-Leader

Springfield man accused of sexually motivated burglary  Springfield News-Leader

The suspect was charged last week with burglary and attempted enticement of a child.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Remembering Hailey Owens: The aftermath of a Springfield tragedy, five years later - Springfield News-Leader

Remembering Hailey Owens: The aftermath of a Springfield tragedy, five years later  Springfield News-Leader

The city of Springfield stood still 5 years ago when 10-year-old Hailey Owens was abducted and murdered.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Springfield, Airbnb at odds over lodging tax compliance - The State Journal-Register

Springfield, Airbnb at odds over lodging tax compliance  The State Journal-Register

A year after the Springfield City Council passed an ordinance that would tax online travel companies, the city says it hasn't seen a dime from Airbnb.Since the ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Springfield woman escaped through a window after being raped and stabbed, police say - Springfield News-Leader

Springfield woman escaped through a window after being raped and stabbed, police say  Springfield News-Leader

The suspect was charged Tuesday with six felonies, including rape and assault.

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


What's in a name? DSI floats options besides 'Downtown Springfield' - The State Journal-Register

What's in a name? DSI floats options besides 'Downtown Springfield'  The State Journal-Register

It has become commonplace over the years for minor league sports teams to begin with a 'name the team' contest as a means of creating an early connection ...

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


2 facing felony charges for Springfield vandalism - newschannel20.com

2 facing felony charges for Springfield vandalism  newschannel20.com

Two men are facing felony charges for alleged vandalism. Springfield Police arrestedMatthew Hill, age 22, and Joshua Edwards, age 23, Thursday. Both are ...

Published on 23 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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