| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Elgin's Office of Emergency Management will host a disaster preparedness summit next week. From 9 a.m. to noon March 20, speakers who worked in Joplin, …...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Mike Landis joined KY3 in the spring of 2010, but he was no stranger to the Ozarks.
"I was born right here in Springfield, and am proud to have grown up in the surrounding area," Mike explained. "I grew up watching KY3, and am honored to have made...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 7:23 PM
The National Weather Service is testing a new tornado warning system that uses some strong language in an attempt to spur immediate action.
The new impact-based warning system includes damage threats that can rise to a "catastrophic" level. A...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 5:24 PM
Here Are The Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #19132
Geography Surveyed: Kansas
Data Collected: 04/11/2012
Release Date: 04/11/2012 20:20 ET
Sponsor: KWCH-TV Wichita
|| 1 || Asked of 500 Adults ||
|| Margin of Sampling Error...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 1:57 AM
JOPLIN, Mo -- Many of Joplin's residents had to "ride out" the viscous May 22 tornado in bathtubs, closets, and center hallways. Many people killed and injured in that tornado were swept away from their homes. It would have been less likely if they...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 12:57 PM
JOPLIN, Mo.. -- The following names are owners of lost and found items that have been turned into the Joplin Police Department in the aftermath of the tornado. If your name appears on the list, please contact Rick Beck at (417) 623-3131 extension 450,...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Seven Joplin families will be introduced to the world during the series finale of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. The program showcases more than simply a story about a construction site. From the volunteers to the builders, it became a story of survival....
| Apr 30, 2012
| 8:19 PM
JOPLIN, Mo.-- Nearly a year after the Joplin tornado, a couple that lost everything is celebrating. Firefighters in the right place at the right time may have meant the difference between death and new life.
Desiree and Matthew Morris married in...
| May 15, 2012
| 4:16 PM
OZARK, Mo. -- Many safe rooms are designed to withstand winds of up to 250 miles per hour, and they have been shown to save lives. However, there is a chance people could get trapped inside underneath mounds of debris.
"We heard some concerns about...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:52 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A federal grand jury indicted seven people from Joplin and a man from Lebanon, in separate and unrelated cases, for fraudulently receiving federal disaster benefits following the tornado on May 22, 2011.
Karen Parks, 37; Ronald Irby,...
| May 18, 2012
| 2:42 PM
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Mercy Hospital released security camera video recorded in its emergency waiting room from May 22, 2011, the night an EF-5 tornado hit the town and killed 161 people.
| May 21, 2012
| 3:56 AM
Robin Gibb, co-founder of Bee Gees who defined disco era, dies at 62 after long cancer battle
LONDON (AP) — With his carefully tended hair, tight trousers and perfect harmonies, Robin Gibb, along with his brothers Maurice and Barry, defined the...