Escaped Inmates Caputured

Dixon, IL  (KTRS)  The search is over for two inmates who escaped from a southern Illinois prison. The Illinois Department of Corrections says 25-year-old Jerrette Reed and 20-year-old Kevin Rivera were captured without incident at  just before 9 a.m. Monday in a field west of the Dixon Springs Impact Incarceration Program. A search was launched after…

Koster, GOP Missouri gubernatorial hopefuls talk agriculture

OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (AP) – Democrat Chris Koster is touting experience as attorney general as he seeks to distinguish himself from four Republicans running for Missouri governor. The Missouri Farm Bureau gubernatorial forum Sunday in Osage Beach was the first time Koster spoke at a question-and-answer session alongside Republicans. Suburban St. Louis businessman John Brunner, former…