• Knox County Criminal Court News

    Knox County Criminal Court News0

      On Thursday, February 4, 2016 the Knox County Circuit Court had a full docket. Here is an update on several local criminal cases presided over by Judge Russell E. Steele and one case presided over by Judge Tom Redington. State vs. Erin J. Bartz-Thomas 14KN-CR00095-01 Erin Bartz-Thomas, 33, of Knox City, appeared before Judge

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  • Knox County Courthouse Public Meeting: Full VIDEO

    Knox County Courthouse Public Meeting: Full VIDEO0

    The Knox County Commission hosted a Public Meeting on February 28, 2016 to give information about needed repairs and improvements at the Knox County Courthouse and a proposed half cent sales tax increase, which will be on the April 5 Municipal Election Ballot. The meeting was held in the courtroom and a presentation was given

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  • Alleged Nipple Twisting Leads To Assault Charge

    Alleged Nipple Twisting Leads To Assault Charge0

    Last week the Knox County Prosecutor filed a misdemeanor assault charge against an Edina woman, Camilla Engels, 43, for allegedly twisting her roommate’s nipple during a domestic altercation in September of 2015. According to court documents, Engels is accused of twisting the right nipple of the victim and threatening to kill him in his sleep.

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  • Mother Charged With Child Endangerment For Baby Left In Car

    Mother Charged With Child Endangerment For Baby Left In Car0

    According to court documents, on Monday, February 1, 2016 the Knox County Prosecutor filed a Class C felony charge of child endangerment against Caley J. Dunning, 26, of Edina. The charge stems from an incident in October of 2015, which Dunning allegedly left her three-month-old child alone in her unlocked vehicle in the Dollar General

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  • Animal Cruelty Task Force Investigation Leads To Animal Abuse Charge

    Animal Cruelty Task Force Investigation Leads To Animal Abuse Charge0

    According to court documents, on Monday, February 1, 2016 the Knox County Prosecutor filed a Class A misdemeanor charge of animal abuse against Darlene J. McClung, 43, of Baring, MO. The charge stems from an investigation conducted by the Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force in June and July of 2015. McClung is

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  • Emergency Planning In Knox, Because It’s Important

    Emergency Planning In Knox, Because It’s Important0

    Editorial by Echo Menges Large scale emergency planning in Knox County is something that has been reignited over the last few years, thanks in large to people like Kieth Gudehus, our former Emergency Management Director, Mimi Diaz, our former Missouri Emergency Response Commission (MERC) Coordinator, many local emergency responders, community volunteers, business leaders, government officials,

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