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KJAB Christian Radio believes in keeping its listeners up to date on local Missouri news. KJAB does not have its own local Missouri news desk but gathers its news primarily from Missouri newspapers and Central Missouri news stations. We cover Missouri state news as well as news in Columbia, Fulton, Mexico, Moberly, and Jefferson City. To hear the news in Missouri, tune in today!



  • Severe storms possible this evening in Kansas City and northwest Missouri (AUDIO)
    The National Weather Service (NWS) in Pleasant Hill says severe storms are possible again Friday afternoon into tonight across parts of western and northern Missouri. NWS meteorologist Jimmy Barham says the storm will be coming in from Wichita and is expected to impact the Kansas City metro at around 5 p.m. “The main threat is […]  Fri, 24 May 2019 22:01:14 +0000

  • Judge orders closure of popular Missouri swimming hole
    Ahead of Memorial Day weekend, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt says a judge has ordered the popular swimming hole called “Offsets” to close until further safety measures are taken. “Offsets” is a lead mine turned swimming hole in Southeast Missouri’s Fredericktown. “It was incredibly important to me to ensure that swimmers were kept off the […]  Fri, 24 May 2019 17:29:23 +0000

  • Parson signs bill to ban abortions at eight weeks
    During a bill signing today at the Missouri Capitol in Jefferson City, Governor Mike Parson signed House Bill 126 into law banning abortions at eight weeks into pregnancies. In a press release, the governor says a coalition of pro-life leaders and legislative members joined him today for the bill signing. The media was not invited. […]  Fri, 24 May 2019 17:01:17 +0000

  • Sophie Cunningham makes roster for Phoenix
    Mizzou Women’s Basketball’s Sophie Cunningham made the opening night roster for the Phoenix Mercury, as announced by the team Thursday. Cunningham and the Mercury will open the 2019 WNBA season on Saturday, May 25 at 1:30 p.m. CT when Phoenix faces the 2018 WNBA champion Seattle Storm. Cunningham became Mizzou’s highest-ever selection in the WNBA […]  Fri, 24 May 2019 13:15:49 +0000

  • #BillPollockShow – Hot takes from @Chiefs @StLouisBlues @Cardinals @Royals and Sophie and Napheesa @WNBA (PODCAST)
    Thanks for listening and please subscribe to the Bill Pollock Show podcast on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Sound Cloud and Facebook OK, let’s try to get back to some normalcy after tornado after tornado rumbled through different parts of Missouri.  I wasn’t in the mood to talk sports yesterday, but let’s get amped up for a big weekend here in Missouri. […]  Fri, 24 May 2019 12:23:49 +0000