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School Zone Speed Survey Reveals Some Alarming Numbers

Nearly half of the motorists entering or leaving the city limits of Memphis on Highway 15 north were found to be out of compliance with the speed limit according to data compiled by the Northeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission’s traffic trailer. The speed monitoring device was placed in the 40 mph speed zone north of […]

Patrol Reports Nine Fatalities Over 2015 Thanksgiving Holiday 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports nine people died during this year’s Thanksgiving holiday counting period–from 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2015, through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, November 29, 2015. Troopers investigated 544 traffic crashes, which included 150 injuries. In addition, troopers arrested 99 people for driving while impaired. During the 2014 Thanksgiving holiday, troopers investigated […]