Other stories from across the region

(Kaiser, MO)  --  Authorities in Miller County are investigating to see if a building fire in Kaiser is connected to last week’s fatal shooting on the Lake Ozark strip. 

(Montezuma, IA) -- A hearing on a motion for a new trial for the man convicted of murdering University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts will be held July 27th. 

(Des Moines, IA)  --  The Adventureland Raft involved in a fatal accident two weeks ago had reportedly been pulled from service earlier the same day.