November 22nd, 2012

Stab and Grab - Survival of the fittest

Photos by Kyle Quick
Shoppers wait for the plastic wrap to be removed before it was on…who would outlast the other.  Watch the video below.

Washington, Mo. – You know there are some die-hard shoppers when they have to step outside and take a smoke break.  While we were standing outside people were coming in and out as if they were at work, taking a smoke and then back in they went.

Crawford Electric Customers without power after transformer blows

Crawford County, Mo.
–We just spoke with Crawford Electric and they are aware of the outage.

They have already dispatched crews to begin assessing the situation.

Happy Thanksgiving from Quick News!

Happy Thanksgiving from Quick News! 

We are thankful for our devoted readers and the communities who support us.

We hope that your Thanksgiving is plentiful and filled with joy.

November 21st

MDA Reports November deer harvest biggest in four years

JEFFERSON CITY–Hunters shot 204,668 deer during the November portion of Missouri’s firearms deer season, topping the past four years’ harvests and confirming predictions by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC).

This year’s statewide November deer harvest is 7.7 percent more than last year and only 1.3 percent below the previous 10-year average.

Complete coverage of Black Friday Madness beginning at Midnight

Hostess talks fail, liquidation continues

--Hostess Brands will continue court proceedings Wednesday to shut the company down after last ditch negotiations with its bakers’ union broke down Tuesday.

OBITUARY: New Haven: Stanley A. Thompson (August 2, 1918 - November 20, 2012)

Stanley A. Thompson, 94, of New Haven, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at New Haven Care Center.

Mr. Thompson was born in St. Albert, Missouri on August 2, 1918, the son of the late Clate and Kate (McLaughlin) Thompson.

He married Agnes Stricklett, she passed away on March 24, 1964. He then married Sylvia Hahne who also proceeds him in death.

BREAKING NEWS: New information released on Fidelity armed robbery - Clerk held at gunpoint

Updated Wednesday:

New Haven, Mo. – Wednesday morning New Haven officers continue their investigation into last night’s armed robbery that took place at Fidelity located on Circle Drive. 

This morning the New Haven Police Department released an official statement that includes new information regarding Tuesday night’s robbery.

November 20th

Season Outlook - New team different style

Shamrocks practice Monday evening before kicking off their season Tuesday night at Belle.
By Kyle Quick:

New Haven is known for their ability to control the tempo of games, which generally means forcing teams to play a slower paced game, but this teams maybe trying to slow down New Haven.

4-year-old kidnapped from Londell home while grandmother was sleeping

Sheriff's department releases a correction to the initial report. Corrections are in italics.

Lonedell, Mo. Friday night at approximately 11:17 p.m. Franklin County Deputies responded to the 6000 block of Cherokee Lane in Lonedell for a report of a kidnapping of a 4-year-old child. Upon arrival, deputies contacted the child’s grandmother who lived at the residence.

Kaylin's Quick Tips for a successful Thanksgiving

Photo by Kaylin Bade

Holidays can be stressful, especially if you are the host or hostess.  Here are a few tips to help keep the stress levels in check, as well as a few party planning tricks.



Geothermal Energy Keeps Turkeys Comfortable and Saves Farmer’s Money

A bulldozer starts the installation of geothermal system for turkey barns. An MU researcher has designed a new geothermal system that could save farmers quite a lot of money. Photo courtesy MU.

While Americans prepare to heat up millions of turkeys in their ovens on Thanksgiving, a geothermal energy system developed by a University of Missouri engineer will be keeping live turkeys toasty during the chilly autumn weather.

November 19th

Kaylin's Kitchen - Happy Thanksgiving!

As you prepare to give thanks, here are a few recipes from Kaylin's Kitchen for you to enjoy; Pumpkin Spice Pecans, Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes, and Coconut Cream Pie!

St. George 53rd Annual Christmas Bazaar

Vehicle overturns after crashing into embankment

Crews work to extricate a patient from the vehicle.

UPDATE:  The Missouri State Highway Patrol has released the names of the driver and occupant and a cause for this morning's crash.  Amanda C. Reynolds, 27, of New Haven was driving "too fast for the wet road conditions" according to the MSHP.  The occupant in the vehicle was two-year-old Amelia Reynolds, also of New Haven.  The driver was wearing her seat belt.

New coach and new season - Lady Shamrocks season outlook

By Kyle Quick
Last year, the Lady Shamrocks went on one the most prolific postseason runs in school history to end their season playing for a State Championship. However, after Dave Luecke’s departure, the 2012-2013 season will be the beginning of a new chapter for the New Haven women’s program.

Last year’s assistant coach Doug Peirick has moved into the Varsity position while Tim Scheer will take over the Junior Varsity squad and assistant coaching spot.

How do you describe a buck of this size

Pictured is Zach Busher.

Chamois, Mo. - There is no better way to wrap up our big buck photo collection for the 2012 deer season than a buck like this.

Tips to Reduce Families’ Holiday Stress‏

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Hundreds of dollars in spending and calendars overloaded with extra events and commitments can turn the holiday season from merry to miserable for many Americans.




November 18th

If deer hunting was this easy - Coble tags first buck from porch of cabin

Pictured: Scott Coble tags his first buck.

The end of deer season is quickly approaching with Tues., Nov. 20 the last day for hunters to try and make their 2012 hunt a memorable one.

Every year you hear all kinds of hunting stories, which generally are slightly exaggerated, but for one hunter there was nothing inflated about his story

(Below are photos of some big bucks tagged over the weekend.  If you have a monster you would like to show off send us a photo so we can add it to our 2012 big buck hunters.)

No more Twinkies or Wonder Bread - Hostess goes bankrupt

Fri. Nov 16
MNH - A well-known bakery that has been in operations for 82 years is shutting down and taking more than 400 jobs in Missouri and over 18,000 jobs nation wide with it.

Hostess Brands says it is going out of business, closing plants making products like Twinkies and Wonder Bread. That includes plants in St. Louis, Boonville, and the company's 36 bakeries across the country.