Day: March 31, 2016

Brush Fire Prompts Closure of Hercules Glade Area

  by Sam Clanton   HILDA, Mo. – Hercules Glade Wilderness Area in eastern Taney County is temporarily closed while firefighters with the U-S Forest Service work to contain a brush fire involving about 300 acres. According to Mark Twain National Forest Public Information Officer Bill Paxton, the fire was found Monday evening, and crews …

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Police Respond to Altercation Involving Gun Shots

  by Sam Clanton   HOLLISTER, Mo. – No injuries are reported in an altercation involving gunshots Wednesday night in Hollister. Chief Preston Schmidt says just before 9:30 p.m., Hollister Police along with Taney County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to 708 Ford Shore Acres on a report of gunshots being fired. He says after a brief …

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