UPDATE: Missouri Kanakuk counselor charged with sexual abuse

Less than two years after a former Kanakuk counselor was sent to prison for life for sexually abusing children at the camp, another counselor was arrested on charges of statutory sodomy, child molestation and sexual misconduct.

Former Missouri Kanakuk Kamps counselor accused of sex crimes

A former counselor at Kanakuk Kamps, a religious-themed sports camp in southwest Missouri, was arrested on charges of sexual abuse.

Hannibal cruise to honor 'Unsinkable' Molly Brown

The April 14 cruise will feature a period costume contest and live music. 

Two possible tick-related illnesses investigated in St. Louis County

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services confirmed the possible cases of Rocky Mountain spotted fever are being investigated. 

Gov. Nixon heading to Brazil on trade trip

Nixon will announce details about the trip during news conferences Tuesday in Springfield and Independence. 

Missouri tennis team to open new outdoor courts

The Missouri women's tennis team will hold a ceremony and reception April 10 to commemorate the opening of new outdoor courts at the Mizzou Tennis Complex.

College chess champs uproot, move to Missouri

The Texas Tech University chess team will move to Webster University near St. Louis. The program has competed in two Final Fours. 

Trapp, Hoppe win Council races; King, Cushing elected to School Board

Michael Trapp won the Second Ward seat in the Columbia City Council race, according to the final unofficial results from Boone County Clerk Wendy Noren. Barbara Hoppe defeated Bill Tillotson for the Sixth Ward seat.

Nursing a more realistic dream for the future and for family

Alaina Harrison, 19, of Hannibal, is studying nursing at Moberly Area Community College. She's wanted to be a nurse since third grade, when she saw the difference between nurses who care and ones who don't after her great-grandmother entered a nursing home.

Show me the love — and the checkbook

Ashley Hicklin, 27, defines success in two parts: financial security and personal happiness.