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On Christmas Day at approximately 2:11 p.m. Dent County deputies responded to a call that someone had been shot and was taken to Salem Memorial District Hospital. The shooting victim was reported as 35-year-old Cody Givens.

A Salem man lost his life Tuesday as a result of a one-vehicle crash that occurred on State Route M one mile south of Highway 8 in Crawford County, according to an online report of Troop I of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

A Salem man lost his life Tuesday as a result of a one-vehicle crash that occurred on State Route M one mile south of Highway 8 in Crawford County, according to an online report of Troop I of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Injuries were reported Tuesday resulting from a one-vehicle crash that occurred on Highway 68 one half-mile south of Highway 8, according to an online report of Troop I of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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• John D. McClure, 53, of Salem, was arrested at 6:17 p.m. Dec. 19 on a charge of felony driving while revoked. McClure was held at the Dent County Jail and later released.

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• Injuries were reported Dec. 15 resulting from a one-vehicle crash that occurred on State Route CC seven miles east of Salem. A 2006 Jeep Liberty, driven by a 16-year-old Salem juvenile, was northbound at 10 p.m. Dec. 15 when it traveled off the right side of the roadway, overcorrected and …

A Salem couple now face murder charges in connection to the death of their 10-year-old adopted daughter, according to documents filed in circuit court.

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While this holiday season may be different from years past, a lot of those smaller, socially distanced gatherings will still most likely include alcoholic beverages. The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety wants to remind those who plan to celebrate to designate a sober driver or call a ri…

Serious injuries were reported Saturday resulting from a one-vehicle crash that occurred on State Route H at the intersection of State Route C, according to an online report of Troop I of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.