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Carthage Press
David Clyde Dally
...County Drug Task Force. He served as president of the Missouri Prosecutor’s Association, the Missouri Municipal Attorney’s Association, and the Jasper County Bar Association. He was also appointed to special...
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Platte County Landmark
15 Years Ago-Feb. 7, 2007
...Hubbard, age 32, has been with the city for a little more than 10 years. She initially started as a municipal court clerk, then six months later moved to the position of collector, a spot she has held since...
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KMZU 100​.7 FM Carrollton
These Are the Best Cities for New Graduates in 2022
...Island, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming were excluded from this analysis due to insufficient municipal data.

The findings in this article represent statistical trends found in Insurify’s analysis of...
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St​. Louis Post Dispatch
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Messenger: St. Louis County case is a big step in ending the money grabs in municipal courts
...lawsuit — one brought by attorney Rob Schultz in 2019.
The lawsuit alleged that the St. Louis County Municipal Court for years was charging an illegal $75 fee to defendants who missed court dates. Those fees,...
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Platte County Landmark
Local Republicans say Biden’s election not valid
...identification;

AND WHEREAS The 2000 Mules Documentary, using publicly collected evidence of geo tracking and municipal video surveillance, irrefutably proves election fraud occurred in Milwaukee County WI, Maricopa...
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Gasconade County Republican
After 4 years of court action, settlement reached in opioid lawsuit brought by counties
...trained in narcotics detection and crime control. The K-9 Unit will be made available to assist municipal police departments when requested, the sheriff said.

Raffa and Lynch will be getting around in...
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St​. Louis Construction News and Review
Holland Construction Services Completes Mill Creek Flats Development in Midtown St. Louis
...virtual design & construction services to commercial, education, healthcare, industrial, multi-family, municipal, recreation, and senior living clients. The St. Louis Business Journal ranks Holland as a "Best...
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Construction Forum St​. Louis
Eureka is Selling its Water System. MO Consumers are Going to Pay for It.
...environments, an existing footprint and critical mass."

Missouri American Water has reached deals to buy 20 municipal water and sewer systems in Missouri since 2015, including both Eureka and Arnold in the St. Louis...
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Government
Startland News
This North Kansas City hub will be base camp for GEWKC 2022; Deadline for event applications nears
...community," said Adam Roberts, serial entrepreneur, owner of Screenland Armour Theatre and North Kansas City councilmember. "We hope to foster some of that entrepreneurial energy at GEWKC, as entrepreneurs and...
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KMZU 100​.7 FM Carrollton
Drought and the impact on agriculture
...alert, part of Missouri’s Drought Plan, is the initial catalyst that allows the Governor to direct state agencies to work together and provide as many resources and as much assistance as possible.

The governor...
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KSMO Radio
Local News - Friday, August 12th, 2022
...Tuesday, evening at 5:45 at the SMDH hospital library at which time citizens may be heard on the property tax rate proposed to be set by Salem Memorial District Hospital, a political subdivision. The tax...
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My Ozarks Online
St. Robert Mayor George Lauritson says the city has recently received funding for a long-awaited sidewalk project
...has received from the federal government. While unrelated to that recent surge of cash, St. Robert Mayor George Lauritson says the city itself has recently received funding for a long-awaited sidewalk project....
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KTTN Trenton   +2 other publications
Attorney sees victories in Missouri Sunshine Law cases over access to meetings, records
...the tiny town of Edgar Springs, Rebecca Varney recently won a small victory in her fight to access city records, though a final resolution of the long-running dispute isn’t in sight.

In another Sunshine...
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KSMU Radio
Should a ‘pretty’ self-storage unit be added to Springfield’s Galloway neighborhood? City Council will decide.
...everyone is on board.


Does Springfield’s trendy Galloway neighborhood need a self-storage business?

City Council held a 45-minute public hearing this week on whether to authorize a conditional use permit...
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Kansas City Star
University of Kansas
Former Kansas Jayhawks standout Agbaji honored by mayor, city council on Thursday


By Gary Bedore


Updated August 11, 2022 11:13 PM


Kansas City native Ochai Agbaji was recognized for his accomplishments...
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Kansas City tenant advocates disagree with new housing ordinance proposed by mayor
...Tenants organizers


Posted at 9:13 PM, Aug 11, 2022

and last updated 2022-08-11 22:13:33-04


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas announced a new package of legislation geared towards...
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Joplin Globe
Navajo woman treks across America to draw attention to missing Indigenous people
...Miami, Oklahoma. They escorted her to the Missouri state line.

Bluejacket said he contacted Miami Mayor Bless Parker, who bought Warren walking shoes and other supplies.

"That is just part of the Native...
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Platte County Landmark
15 Years Ago-Feb. 7, 2007
...Hubbard, age 32, has been with the city for a little more than 10 years. She initially started as a municipal court clerk, then six months later moved to the position of collector, a spot she has held since...
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Teens recognized at Kansas City, Missouri, City Hall for proposing solutions to community violence
...resolution was proposed by KCMO councilwoman Melissa Robinson to bring this idea to fruition.

The city manager will do a feasibility study to see what is needed and possible to launch as an official program....
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KCTV 5
Mission Hills installing license plate readers at several intersections
...several intersections, which will allow police to log and track vehicles as a crime prevention tool.

Mayor David Dickey said the city had been planning to install a few cameras for more than a year but decided...
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Columbia Missourian   +2 other publications
Medical marijuana brings business to smaller towns in Missouri
...community is dramatic," Hendren said.


Vandalia, population 3,533, is home to two cultivation facilities. City Administrator Darren Berry gave the topic no thought when Missouri voters approved medical marijuana...
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KFVS12
Stars and Stripes Museum director making 23-day journey to recognize ‘Stars and Stripes Cities’
...will be traveling from Missouri to the West Coast. He said he will be presenting proclamations to mayors recognizing the cities for encouraging informed citizenship.

On Wednesday, August 10, he recognized...
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Former Kansas guard Ochai Agbaji honored by Kansas City mayor, council members
...Mo. — Former Kansas guard Ochai Agbaji was honored with a proclamation by the Kansas City, Missouri, City Council Thursday.

The proclamation was meant to celebrate the Oak Park High School graduate's recent...
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Springfield News-Leader
Springfield police say they've started cracking down on expired, missing license plates
...to combat the trend.

SPD Major Stacy Parton said the enforcement effort follows concerns from both City Council and citizens.


Why are there more Springfield vehicles with missing, expired plates?

Parton...
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Park Hills Daily Journal
Landfill odor: Health problems, but no elevated cancer risk
...pandemic has won the Democratic nomination for governor. Jason Martin defeated Memphis attorney and City Councilman JB Smiley Jr. by a thin margin, with advocate Carnita Atwater finishing a distant third....
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Park Hills Daily Journal
US 67 projects making progress
...meeting was set up involving him, Norman, MoDOT officials, the state senator from Illinois, and the mayor and city administrator of Chester.


"So we were trying to convince them, let's build (the bridge)...
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Kansas City Star
Greitens helped push independent John Wood into MO Senate race. Here’s why Wood’s staying.
...large amounts of money on her own campaign. She was endorsed by U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, St. Louis Mayor Tishaura Jones and former U.S. Sen. Jean Carnahan in the primary.

Voters often perceive independent...
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KOMU -TV8 Columbia
Roy Lovelady to be sworn in as Columbia's Third Ward council member Saturday
COLUMBIA − After a historic run-off election, Columbia's newest city council member Roy Lovelady will be sworn in Saturday during a special meeting.

Lovelady was elected as Ward 3's representative during...
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City
Lee’s Summit family threatened over Summit Waves incident
...are inconsistent with the culture I know the City of Lee’s Summit strives to reflect," Lee’s Summit Mayor Bill Baird said.

The department said it has given the family a refund, and the family’s attorney...
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RED LATINA
Missouri ofrece extensiones de impuestos a las víctimas de las inundaciones de St. Louis
...después de que el presidente Joe Biden aprobara la solicitud de Parson de una declaración de desastre mayor después de que las fuertes lluvias azotaran el área de St. Louis y causaran inundaciones generalizadas....
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Osage County Unterrified Democrat
Argyle Car Show set for Aug. 13
...meeting gave their blessing to the Argyle Knights of Columbus Car Show, which will be held on Aug. 13.

Mayor Ryan Davis saw no issue with approving the event since it …


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Kirksville Daily Express
Missouri governor visits Kirksville to promote infrastructure projects
...between the City and the Governor’s Cost Share Program."


Parson, who was introduced by Kirksville City Councilman Kabir Bansal, began his remarks by thanking MoDot, the Missouri Department of Transportation....
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St​. Louis Public Radio NPR   +1 other publication
Many still displaced, East St. Louis flood victims can find help through city, Lowe’s
...community output and understand what the community needs and being able to respond with community," Mayor Robert Eastern III said.

Wednesday’s briefing was the city’s second press conference since heavy...
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Perryville Republic-Monitor
Congressman Smith Capitol Report: A Nation Without Borders
...journey to pay them hefty sums to get them into our country.
I find it ironic that liberal big city mayors, like Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser - who previously declared their cities to be "sanctuary...
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St​. Louis Riverfront Times
Federal Government Steps in To Help With Missouri's Medicaid Backlog
...Department of Social Services.


Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, or CMS, works in tandem with state agencies to fund Medicaid, and states administer the program under broad federal guidelines.

But...
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Park Hills Daily Journal
City council in Alabama votes to dissolve police department after accusations of racist joke
A city council in Alabama has voted to dissolve its three-member police department after the assistant chief sent a racist text message to other officers, according to the mayor, James Latimer.


At an...
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KCSourceLink
GEWKC Base Camp Is Landing in This Kansas City Community for 2022
...community," says Adam Roberts, serial entrepreneur, owner of Screenland Armour Theatre and North Kansas City councilmember. "We hope to foster some of that entrepreneurial energy at GEWKC, as entrepreneurs and...
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KTVI Fox 2
Madison, Illinois warehouse still smoldering after fire
...assisting with the fire. It is still unclear at this time how the fire started.

Madison, Illinois Mayor John Hamm says an emergency declaration has been made at the county and state levels over the fire....
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Taxes
KSMO Radio
Local News - Friday, August 12th, 2022
...Tuesday, evening at 5:45 at the SMDH hospital library at which time citizens may be heard on the property tax rate proposed to be set by Salem Memorial District Hospital, a political subdivision. The tax...
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Ozark Radio News
Ozark County Sheriff Lays Off Employees, Sites Lack of Funding
...employees, including two deputies. The Ozark County Commission is considering placing an increased sales tax on the November 2024 ballot to raise funding for the Department. The current sales tax provides...
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Construction Forum St​. Louis
Centene Terminates Remainder of $775M Expansion Deal
...an estimated $75.6 million in city, county and state tax abatements over 20 years, representing a property tax abatement of 40%. A separate $6.6 million from the Missouri Works program was to assist with...
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Gasconade County Republican
After 4 years of court action, settlement reached in opioid lawsuit brought by counties
...trained in narcotics detection and crime control. The K-9 Unit will be made available to assist municipal police departments when requested, the sheriff said.

Raffa and Lynch will be getting around in...
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Ozark County Times
Sheriff forced to lay off seven more employees: Sheriff’s department budget issue becomes major crisis; two deputies, five other staffers let go last week
...Weatherman addressed the county commissioners and asked them if it was time to put a law enforcement sales tax increase on the ballot.

Martin, who was in attendance at the meeting, was then asked by Presiding...
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Republic Monitor
Voters pass Ash Grove Fire, Republic Parks taxes
...ballot measures, two requesting extensions on existing sales taxes in Republic, and one requesting a property tax levy in Ash Grove, were passed by voters in their respective districts during the election held...
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Business
KSMO Radio
Local News - Friday, August 12th, 2022
...Tuesday, evening at 5:45 at the SMDH hospital library at which time citizens may be heard on the property tax rate proposed to be set by Salem Memorial District Hospital, a political subdivision. The tax...
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St​. Louis Post Dispatch
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Best Bets: Zac Brown Band, Moonlight Ramble, Incubus, STLFringe Fest and more
...songs by the likes of Bobby "Blue" Bland, Magic Slim and Jimmy Reed. The album was a No. 1 hit on Billboard’s Blues Albums chart. "Music has been a constant companion, and I’m feeling more free with it than...
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Kansas City Star
Marijuana monopoly? Missouri amendment fight centers on who gets a coveted license
...Up Next


Missouri Cannabis Clinic will be one of first clinics in Kansas City area to prescribe medical marijuana cards


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Jefferson City
Missouri’s established medical marijuana industry is poised...
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My Ozarks Online
St. Robert Mayor George Lauritson says the city has recently received funding for a long-awaited sidewalk project
...has received from the federal government. While unrelated to that recent surge of cash, St. Robert Mayor George Lauritson says the city itself has recently received funding for a long-awaited sidewalk project....
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Waterways Journal
Tour Shows Close Connections Between Navigation, Ecosystem
...received a vivid demonstration of the need for modern lock facilities when a 16-barge Marquette Transportation tow arrived at the lock northbound. Visitors watched as the tow entered the lock and was broken...
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KTTN Trenton   +2 other publications
Attorney sees victories in Missouri Sunshine Law cases over access to meetings, records
...the tiny town of Edgar Springs, Rebecca Varney recently won a small victory in her fight to access city records, though a final resolution of the long-running dispute isn’t in sight.

In another Sunshine...
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St​. Louis Post Dispatch
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Business Bulletin Board: Economic development awards announced; Delta Dental helps out
...Greater St. Louis to support community programs such as Operation Backpack.
OPENINGS
Pedego St. Charles opened a new location offering electric bike sales and rentals:
•603 South Fifth Street, St. Charles
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KOLR Ozarksfirst
Recreational marijuana back on ballot, votes may not count
...allow voters to vote in favor or against expanded access to marijuana in the state, removing the medical marijuana card requirement to purchase or use marijuana.


What legal recreational marijuana could...
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Kansas City tenant advocates disagree with new housing ordinance proposed by mayor
...Tenants organizers


Posted at 9:13 PM, Aug 11, 2022

and last updated 2022-08-11 22:13:33-04


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas announced a new package of legislation geared towards...
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Construction Forum St​. Louis
Missouri to Invest $100M in Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
From St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Missouri transportation officials are preparing to spend more than $100 million on electric vehicle charging stations as part of a national plan to boost the number of battery...
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Clay County Courier-Tribune
Medical marijuana brings business to smaller towns in Missouri
...Macon County. He grew up on that farm, which has been cultivated by his family for generations.


Originally published on columbiamissourian.com, part of the TownNews Content Exchange.


Tweets by myCTnews
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Platte County Landmark
15 Years Ago-Feb. 7, 2007
...Hubbard, age 32, has been with the city for a little more than 10 years. She initially started as a municipal court clerk, then six months later moved to the position of collector, a spot she has held since...
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Webster County Citizen
Medical marijuana brings business to smaller towns in Missouri
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St​. Joseph News Press
Buchanan County prepares for big road improvements
...announced a new investment plan to improve rural infrastructure.


The work is part of the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), which is prepared and renewed each year for the projects the Missouri...
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Columbia Missourian   +2 other publications
Medical marijuana brings business to smaller towns in Missouri
...community is dramatic," Hendren said.


Vandalia, population 3,533, is home to two cultivation facilities. City Administrator Darren Berry gave the topic no thought when Missouri voters approved medical marijuana...
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Phelps County Focus
Missouri to invest $100 million in electric vehicle charging stations
JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri transportation officials are preparing to spend more than $100 million on electric vehicle charging stations as part of a national plan to boost the number of battery powered cars...
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KCUR   +2 other publications
Kansas Congresswoman Sharice Davids touts federal funds for lead line replacement
...last year includes $15 billion to replace them.

Davids worked on the bill as vice chair of the transportation and infrastructure committee.


Kansas Rep. Sharice Davids examines a section of lead pipe that...
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El Dorado Springs Sun
MoDOT’s Freight Enhancement Program receives, awards historic funding
The Missouri Department of Transportation has investigated ways to improve the statewide freight network, and now it’s acting on those findings. The General Assembly and Gov. Mike Parson approved $3.25...
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Springfield patch​.com
Springfield Area Chamber Of Commerce: Governor Parson Highlights Historic Investments And Statewide Successes At '22 State Of The State
...time leading the state, as he has continuously prioritized investing in workforce development and transportation infrastructure.

A major legislative win for the business community and region was the extension...
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Springfield News-Leader
In Springfield Public Schools, 257 teachers exited last year. Most were resignations.
...year, although we will likely start the year with many support positions unfilled. I am hopeful that collective bargaining will make a difference for those positions, as well, now that we have organized those...
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Osage County Unterrified Democrat
Argyle Car Show set for Aug. 13
...meeting gave their blessing to the Argyle Knights of Columbus Car Show, which will be held on Aug. 13.

Mayor Ryan Davis saw no issue with approving the event since it …


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KFVS12
Missouri Sunshine Coalition elects new president
...citizens, particularly using a relaunched website and social media; promoting broad awareness of the Sunshine Law through a series of events marking its anniversary; and leading supporters in speaking with legislators...
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KZRG 1310 AM/102​.9 FM Joplin
New Rural Infrastructure Investments in Missouri
...citizens in on the new Rural Infrastructure Investments that are being made in the State Budget:


Transportation Cost-Share - $75 million to provide financial assistance to public and private applicants for...
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KMOV 4 St​. Louis   +1 other publication
Missouri ballot initiative on recreational marijuana faces opposition from legalization advocates
...possession and consumption of cannabis for people aged 21 and older. A similar amendment creating a legal medical marijuana trade passed at the polls in 2018.

It clearly appeals to people who celebrate the legal...
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City
Kansas City area gets $75M for road, other improvements
...Millions of dollars to pay for improvements are on the way to Kansas and Missouri.

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg announced the Rebuilding American Infrastructure plan will pay for five projects...
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Clay County Courier-Tribune
Attorney sees victories in Missouri Sunshine Law cases over access to meetings, records
...city hall to see public records was recently lifted, but with rules her attorney said violate the Sunshine Law. (Rudi Keller/Missouri Independent)


Originally published on missouriindependent.com, part...
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Pulaski County Weekly
SOP to meet Aug. 17 with mission to further strengthen support for Fort Leonard Wood
...transportation asset that can enhance Fort Leonard Wood’s mission, improve quality of life and spur economic development in the region. Our community is also very grateful to our federal and state elected leaders...
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KSNG-TV 3 Wichita
How KS will handle possible MO marijuana legalization
...cannabis laws are loosening in Kansas.

State Sen. Robert Olson, a Republican from Olathe, said that medical marijuana legislation could be introduced as soon as November saying: "If we pass medical marijuana...
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Joplin News & Weather   +1 other publication
Questions arise how Kansas will handle possible Missouri marijuana legalization
...cannabis laws are loosening in Kansas.

State Sen. Robert Olson, a Republican from Olathe, said that medical marijuana legislation could be introduced as soon as November saying: "If we pass medical marijuana...
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Republic Monitor
Voters pass Ash Grove Fire, Republic Parks taxes
...ballot measures, two requesting extensions on existing sales taxes in Republic, and one requesting a property tax levy in Ash Grove, were passed by voters in their respective districts during the election held...
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