Charges Filed Against Man Who Allegedly Struck and Killed a Mo-Dot Worker

Charges have been filed against the man who allegedly struck and killed a Missouri Department of Transportation worker. Prosecutors say that 35-year-old David Murdick of Blue Springs was drunk when he hit 50-year-old Clifton Scott, who was working to redirect traffic following an accident along Interstate 70 in Independence during the early morning of September 21, 2012.Murdick faces a felony charge of involuntary manslaughter.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 1 day ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 34 min ago

The Class 3 Sectional at Missouri S&T in Rolla between the St. James Lady Tigers and Licking is postponed and rescheduled for Thursday night.