Quantcast

KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 3-15 - KOAM TV 7

KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 3-15

Updated:

STUDENT WALKOUT

  • Joplin High students join a nationwide school walkout to protest gun violence and school shootings.  Five coordinators made impassioned speeches to about 175 students.  They were required to have a parent's permission to participate.  Signs said "never again", "fear has no place in schools"-- and others focused on gun control.  Some students didn't walk out, saying the problem is bigger than guns.

PENNSYLVANIA ELECTION

  • A clear winner has yet to be decided in Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District.  Following Tuesday's special election, Democrat Connor Lamb leads republican Rick Saccone by just a few hundred votes.  President Trump won the district by 20 points in 2016.

WHITE HOUSE SHAKEUP

  • President Trump is back at the white house, where he will host the Irish Prime Minister.  On Wednesday the President Trump picked CNBC commentator, Larry Kudlow, to be top economic adviser...replacing Gary Cohn.  After firing secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Mister Trump suggested more staff changes were on the way.
  • NewsMore>>

  • KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 10-22

    KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 10-22

    Monday, October 22 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-10-22 12:49:18 GMT

    Investigators are working to identify human remains found in a popular northeast Oklahoma recreation area.  Plus all the news you need to know before you walk out the door.

    More >>

    Investigators are working to identify human remains found in a popular northeast Oklahoma recreation area.  Plus all the news you need to know before you walk out the door.

    More >>
  • 4 State Lotto Fever

    4 State Lotto Fever

    Friday, October 19 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-10-20 00:03:00 GMT

    Typically, morning visitor's to Pete's in Carl Junction are there for coffee, but Friday was a bit different, all because of a billion dollar jackpot.

    More >>

    Typically, morning visitor's to Pete's in Carl Junction are there for coffee, but Friday was a bit different, all because of a billion dollar jackpot.

    More >>
  • Joplin Man Sentenced for Arson, Set Apartment Fire

    Joplin Man Sentenced for Arson, Set Apartment Fire

    Friday, October 19 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-10-19 21:34:02 GMT
    Apartment fire in Joplin, MO in May 2018Apartment fire in Joplin, MO in May 2018
    Apartment fire in Joplin, MO in May 2018Apartment fire in Joplin, MO in May 2018
    Brian Barksdale is sentenced for first degree arson for setting fire to his Joplin apartment on South St. Louis. On May 23rd, 2018, Joplin emergency crews responded to the Cardinal Apartments at 1015 South St. Louis for a structure fire. Firefighters arrived on scene shortly before 10:00 p.m. and found a two-story wood frame multi-residential structure with heavy fire coming from an apartment on the first floor. Crews extinguished the fire by 10:30 p.m. When officers arrived on ...More >>
    Brian Barksdale is sentenced for first degree arson for setting fire to his Joplin apartment on South St. Louis. On May 23rd, 2018, Joplin emergency crews responded to the Cardinal Apartments at 1015 South St. Louis for a structure fire. Firefighters arrived on scene shortly before 10:00 p.m. and found a two-story wood frame multi-residential structure with heavy fire coming from an apartment on the first floor. Crews extinguished the fire by 10:30 p.m. When officers arrived on ...More >>
Powered by Frankly

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by Frankly, Inc. All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.