There were 385 crimes reported in Joplin last month, the exact number as the month before.
According to a Rutgers survey, tourists spend an average of $30 when visiting businesses along Route 66.
Hundreds of MODOT drivers have been working overtime to clear the roadways since Friday, and it doesn't seem like they'll catch a break anytime soon.
Local law enforcement officers will be cracking down on drinking and driving as the holiday season gets underway.
The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks is strongly urging the community to donate blood this week.