drowning http://kbia.org en Officer back to work after Lake of the Ozarks drowning investigation http://kbia.org/post/officer-back-work-after-lake-ozarks-drowning-investigation <p>The arresting officer involved in the drowning of a handcuffed Iowa man came back to work Tuesday. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 22:57:06 +0000 Tom Kackley 54339 at http://kbia.org Officer back to work after Lake of the Ozarks drowning investigation Man drowns in NW Missouri river http://kbia.org/post/man-drowns-nw-missouri-river <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 19-year-old man drowned in a northwest Missouri river.</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 21:23:39 +0000 Associated Press 53395 at http://kbia.org Man drowns in NW Missouri river Missouri, Kansas see increase in drowning deaths http://kbia.org/post/missouri-kansas-see-increase-drowning-deaths <p>Drowning deaths have risen dramatically in both Missouri and Kansas this year.</p><p>State officials say that before this weekend, 24 drownings had been reported this year in Missouri, four more than all of last year. And in Kansas, 12 drownings had been reported before this weekend, double the average for an entire year.</p><p>The Kansas City Star reports officials in both states say the pleasant summer weather likely has contributed to the increase, with more people venturing out to the states' waterways.</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 22:03:53 +0000 Associated Press 37123 at http://kbia.org Missouri, Kansas see increase in drowning deaths