Missouri

'COOLEST PUPPY EVER' Rescued in Missouri Has Tail Growing From Forehead

JACKSON, Mo (KEZK) - A very unique rescued puppy from Missouri is going viral because of the short little tail sticking out of his forehead. The appropriately named "Narwhal the Little Magical Furry Unicorn" was rescued on Nov. 8 by Mac's Mission in Cape Girardeau . He was found out in the cold...
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There's a herd of wild horses roaming not too far from St. Louis

(Written by Elise Rich at KMOX) EMINENCE, Mo. (KEZK) —A herd of wild horses has been roaming the Ozark hills for nearly 100 years. It’s believed the ancestors of the Shannon County wild horses go back to the Great Depression era, with farmers releasing their horses in search of better jobs. In 1991...
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Man sets the Missouri state record for "Biggest Pumpkin"

REPUBLIC, Mo. (KEZK) - Missouri resident Richard Bottorf, has set a new record for the largest grown pumpkin in the state. If you've taken a trip to any of the local pumpkin patches recently, you might have seen your fair share of large pumpkins. However, none can compare in size to Bottorf's...
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Luca the 4-year-old drummer from St. Peters

WATCH: 4-year-old drummer from St. Peters, Missouri rocks out

(KEZK) — A St. Peters boy is getting local attention after his mother shared videos of him wailing on the drums — and the occasional pot and pan. Luca is 4 years old and started playing when he was barely 2. He can listen to any song and pick up the beat and start drumming, according to his mom...
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#scoopthepoop flags

'Is this your turd?': Missouri city's cleanup flags dog poop

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Officials in a southwest Missouri city are planting small flags in piles of abandoned dog poop as part of a campaign to get residents to clean up after their pets downtown. The Police Department in Springfield, Missouri, posted photos of the flags in use on its Facebook page...
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3 meteor showers will peak this month; 2 happening this week

ST. LOUIS (KEZK) - October will feature the peak of three meteor showers lighting up the sky across the globe and two of those will happen on back-to-back nights this week. The Draconid and Southern Taurid meteor showers are expected to light up the night sky on Tuesday and Wednesday nights,...
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PHOTOS: Fenton firefighters celebrate 8 births with adorable photo shoot

FENTON, Mo. (KEZK) - The Fenton Fire Protection District is welcoming eight new members to its crew. Eight different firefighters had a new addition to their families within the last 10 months – so they had a photoshoot to celebrate. The four boys and four girls met for the first time during the...
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Missouri man becomes 8th death from vaping nationwide

ST. LOUIS (KEZK) - A man in his mid-40's who died at Mercy Hospital St. Louis is Missouri's first reported vaping-related death. This is the eighth death that has occurred nationwide from vaping. He'd been hospitalized since Sept. 4 with pulmonary issues -- he had no lung problems when he started...
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PICS: Every state's favorite Disney classic movie

ST. LOUIS (KEZK) - Disney has been creating tales as old as time since 1937 when "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" was created. Since then, hundreds of Disney classics have touched the hearts of movie lovers from around the world and across all ages. Here is each state's absolute favorite Disney...
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PICS: Topless, unconscious woman dragged by MO man is revealed to be life-sized doll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri authorities say a shirtless man reportedly dragging a topless, unconscious woman through downtown Kansas City was actually lugging around a life-size doll. Police said in a tweet that callers reported Tuesday that the man looked like he wanted to throw the woman...
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