3 hrs ago
Mo. county considers online visits with inmates
A southwest Missouri county is planning to allow online visits to inmates in the county jail.
11 hrs ago
'Stand in the Gap' continues push to curb meth use
The Stand in the Gap Coalition is looking to tackle the region's meth problem with the help of local politicians and officials.
Sat May 18, 2013
A look at Mo. legislative action during 2013
The Missouri Legislature concluded work Friday on its 2013 session. Here's a look at what passed and what failed.
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Pick Your Poison: Overweight or High Cholesterol
Overweight and have high cholesterol? You may have to pick one to work on at a time, according to data from the lab of John Thyfault, an associate professor of nutrition and exercise physiology at University of Missouri.
Wed May 15, 2013
Officials could intervene quicker in Mo. districts
State education officials would be able to intervene sooner to turn around struggling Missouri school districts under a measure that cleared the Legislature Wednesday and now heads to Gov.
Tue May 14, 2013
Mo. Gov. Nixon vetoes bill repealing tax break for seniors, disabled living in rental housing
Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation that would have repealed a tax break for low-income seniors and disabled residents who live in rental housing.
Missouri House OKs quicker intervention in failing school districts
Missouri districts that lose state accreditation now have two years before state officials can step in.
Mon May 13, 2013
Sterling Witt - Sterling Loves U
The first thing you see when you visit Sterling Witt 's official web site is a quote about how the self-described artist from Missouri is "a man who plays his guitar upside-down and backwards...sounds difficult, but it's also beautiful." I'd say it's more eclectic than anything, but it was intriguing enough for me to check out his 12-track Sterling ... (more)
He later served as secretary of energy in the administration of U.S. Pres. Barack Obama .
Mutt-minster Dog Show raises $1,210 in SW Mo.
An 8-year-old southwest Missouri girl who was disappointed that her mutt couldn't compete in the Westminster Dog Show came up with an alternative.
Landfill Odors, Bridgeton Develoment and Stone Phillips
Too busy last week to stay up to date on all the news happening in and around Maryland Heights? Not to worry.
Sat May 11, 2013
A look at bills before the Missouri Legislature
Gov. Jay Nixon already has signed legislation that would reinstate expiring tax credits for certain charitable donations.
Thu May 09, 2013
Grandview, MO, gets Google Fiber
Google announced Tuesday that Grandview , MO, would be the next area added to the list of areas in and around Kansas City to get fitted with Google Fiber .
Bridgeton Landfill Continues to Cause Headaches for Residents, Schools
As the Bridgeton Landfill prepares to have a higher odor level due to further construction, some residents surrounding the area are getting a temporary way out.
Wed May 08, 2013
Committee takes no action on House's rewrite of criminal code
It will be next week before Missouri senators may consider a massive bill rewriting and reorganizing the state's criminal code.
Mon May 06, 2013
River Front Times
Senator Roy Blunt's "Gun Lobby Receipt" Courtesy of Gun Control Advocates
Last month, we reported that U.S. Senator Roy Blunt, a Missouri Republican, voted against a federal background checks proposal -- with a statement saying, "We must do everything we can to prevent tragedies like those that took place in Newtown Aurora, or Tucson." Now, a national advocacy group pushing for stricter gun laws has a simple numerical ... (more)
Sat May 04, 2013
Failure to properly train police officers to safely capture dogs may cost cities
Failure to properly train police officers to safely capture dogs may cost cities in a lawsuit.
Fri May 03, 2013
Central Missouri Community Action Head Start to accept fewer students after budget cuts
When Central Missouri Community Action's Head Start finalizes enrollment for its fall program this summer, it will accept 105 fewer children than in 2012-2013. The Central Missouri program, reacting to about $300,000 in funding cuts due to the federal sequester, announced on Tuesday it will reduce enrollment at its centers, eliminate its ... (more)
Wed May 01, 2013
Netelligent's Hosted Cafe Creates National Footprint by Bringing...
NETELLIGENT Corporation, a data and cloud services company, announced today that they will quickly scale their Hosted Cafe Program, a channel reseller program that it began piloting two years ago.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Deaf Web User Wants eBay Discrimination Suit Revived
A deaf Web user who unsuccessfully attempted to sell used books on eBay is asking a federal appellate court to revive her discrimination lawsuit against the online auction site.