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  1. Parson considering governor seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Sedalia Democrat

    The Show-Me State political landscape is continuing to adjust this spring following the suicide of state auditor and gubernatorial candidate Tom Schweich. Schweich and Catherine Hanaway were heading for a Republican showdown for the GOP nomination for governor, but since Schweich's suicide nearly one month ago, things have been in a state of flux in the state Republican party.

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  2. Smith-Cotton JROTC cadet named Breckenridge ScholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Sedalia Democrat

    Smith-Cotton JROTC Cadet Hollee Akers has been selected as the Breckenridge Scholar for the 4th Congressional District of the Missouri Federated Republican Women. Smith-Cotton JROTC Cadet Hollee Akers has been selected as the Breckenridge Scholar for the 4th Congressional District of the Missouri Federated Republican Women.

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  3. Prescription drug database bills add security protectionsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Washington Times

    Missouri lawmakers have tried and failed for more than a decade to join the rest of the country in creating a prescription drug monitoring program. All the while, state Rep. Holly Rehder watched her daughter's addiction to painkillers deepen.

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  4. MoDOT expects number of bridges in poor condition to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | KFVS12

    Officials from the Missouri Department of Transportation are predicting a rise in the number of bridges in poor condition in the coming years. Crews recently shut down lanes of Interstate 70 in central Missouri because of a crack in the steel beam of a bridge.

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  5. City Council candidates offer their views on tax for new airport terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Missourian

    Candidates for three seats on the Columbia City Council in the April 7 election responded in writing to 10 Missourian questions about city government issues. Here is the question the Missourian asked about whether a higher lodging tax to help pay for a new terminal at Columbia Regional Airport is a good idea.

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  6. MoDOT's Big Truck Night Kicks Off Work ZoneRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Lee's Summit Tribune

    Even though the snow has just begun melting, it's that time of year again for the Missouri Department of Transportation's annual Big Truck Night which will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday, March 23 at the MoDOT offices, 600 NE Colbern Road in Lee's Summit. Big Truck Night will help kick off national Work Zone Awareness Week March 23-29, when motorists can expect to start seeing crews and trucks on the highways repairing and maintaining the thousands of miles in the nine-county Kansas City Region.

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  7. Thousands mark UN anti-racism day around the world, as anti-war...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Al Bawaba

    Thousands mark UN anti-racism day around the world, as anti-war activists protest US policy in the Middle East Large crowds of people across the world have taken part in a series of rallies to condemn what they see as rising racism and fascism in the United States and the Western states. tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in the capitals worldwide to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination and voice their outrage at the growing wave of racism and fascism in the Western societies.

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  8. Texas ban on Confederate flag license plates before Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | SFGate

    Texans can select their license plates to declare themselves as "Animal Friendly." Their plates can urge passersby to "Be a Blood Donor" or to "Choose Life."

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  9. Republicans are having their way in the Missouri General AssemblyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Joplin

    Missouri's current Medicaid eligibility for adults is the lowest allowed under federal law, about $4,600 a year for a family of four. If Missouri were to raise eligibility to the threshold set in the Affordable Care Act -- commonly known as Obamacare ... (Read full article)

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  10. Tax tips from Missouri Department of RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    As the April 15th deadline to file your income taxes approaches, the Missouri Department of Revenue offers some tax tips. Taxpayers who have not filed their returns still have time.

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  11. Increase in Missouri train casualtiesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Joplin

    MoDOT says there has been an increase in the number of pedestrian-train casualties in Missouri. In fact, the number of incidents where someone trespassed on railway tracks resulting in an injury or death was up 25 percent between ... (Read full article)

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  12. FDOT road repairs and maintenance reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Historic City News

    Laurie Sanderson reported the following St Augustine and St Johns County locations to Historic City News where the Florida Department of Transportation will be conducting roadwork that is expected to have an impact on driving, beginning this morning and continuing through the coming week. San Marco Avenue Nighttime complete road closure Monday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. from Dismukes Street to Missouri Avenue for Florida Power & Light to replace power poles.

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  13. Missouri businesses want employer tip tax withholding dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    Restaurants and other businesses say they should be responsible for withholding state income taxes only from wages and the amount of tips workers report to them. The Missouri Senate approved a measure Thursday that would specify businesses are not responsible for withholding taxes from tips that employees fail to report.

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  14. Bloody arrest of black Virginia student spurs second day of protestsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The bloody arrest of an African-American student from the University of Virginia spurred a second day of protests on Friday with the same slogans used in demonstrations against law enforcement's treatment of minority groups in other states. Martese Johnson, 20, was arrested on Wednesday and in video and photos on social media can be seen bleeding and lying on a sidewalk after a confrontation with state Alcohol Beverage Control agents outside a Charlottesville tavern.

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  15. Missouri Senate OKs easing employer tip tax withholding dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | News Tribune

    Restaurants and other businesses say they should be responsible for withholding state income taxes only from wages and the amount of tips workers report to them. The Missouri Senate approved a measure Thursday that would specify businesses are not responsible for withholding taxes from tips that employees fail to report.

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  16. I-25/Fillmore concept worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    But that's exactly what happened when a recent multi-state journey included passing through southwest Missouri and specifically the city of Springfield. For those who haven't been there, Springfield is that state's third-largest city with about 170,000 residents and a metro-area population of more like 450,000 people.

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  17. RN named employee of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Sedalia News Journal

    Medena Draffen, Registered Nurse Unit Manager for the Missouri Veterans Home - Warrensburg, was selected as the Missouri Veterans Commission Employee of the Month for March. She was honored at a ceremony on March 20 at the Home with family, staff and Veterans.

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  18. Columbia Police Department Releases Results of Alcohol EnforcementRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | GO Columbiamo

    During the enhanced enforcement of March 14-17, 2014, the Columbia Police Department took part in a statewide impaired driving crackdown. Throughout the weekend, Columbia Police Officers with the assistance of The Boone County Sheriff's Department worked overtime focusing their efforts on removing intoxicated drivers from our roadways.

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  19. Up to 15K worth of tools stolen from MODOT facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KCTV5

    Police are investigating after thousands of dollars worth of tools were stolen from the Missouri Department of Transportation maintenance facility in the West Bottoms. Tools, including chainsaws, wrenches and welders, were stolen from a garage.

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  20. Missouri House passes law banning plastic bag bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Pitch

    It is a plain fact that single-use plastic bags are terrible for the environment. They pollute forests and bodies of water, threaten marine life and resist decomposition for hundreds of years.

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