News to Know (1/21/21)

The news you need to know before you head out the door

NEOSHO, Mo.- A Neosho Missouri man dies in a single vehicle wreck last night. It happened around 9 p.m. about 6 miles west of Neosho.
Missouri Highway Patrol says 40-year-old Jeramiah Durbin was heading west on old U-S Highway 60 when his vehicle left the right side of the road, hit a tree and overturned. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

PARSONS, Kan. – Authorities are looking for a man accused of trying to steal an ATM, while on furlough by a judge. Police say Benjamin Whitaker escaped from Montgomery County, Kansas after being released on furlough. He’s also a person of interest after police in Parsons, Kansas found an ATM chained to a pickup truck near the Labette Bank on Main Street. Police say the truck was reported stolen earlier, along with two guns. Whitaker is considered armed and dangerous. Police say an undisclosed about of cash was stolen from the ATM.

COFFEYVILLE, Kan. – Coffeyville, Kansas is mourning the loss of Aaron Flores , the head Football Coach of Coffeyville Community College. Officials say Flores passed away from Covid-19 complications. Flores was 50 years old.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Joe Biden begins his first full day in the White House today as the nation’s 46th president.  In his inauguration speech yesterday, President Biden focused on the need for unity after the U.S. Capitol riots, and as the nation struggles with the Coronavirus.