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Fulton Sun
North Callaway baseball’s best-ever postseason run ends in state quarterfinals
...prayer before its Class 3 State Quarterfinal 2 matchup against Duchesne on Thursday at Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex in Bridgeton. The Thunderbirds surpassed their 1999 team, who lost 5-3 to Lutheran...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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St​. Louis Post Dispatch
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Baseball postseason preview: Tickets to the state semifinal round are on the line this weekend
...change: Class 3 quarterfinal round Duchesne vs. North Callaway When: 2 p.m. Thursday. Where: Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex (BMAC) Records: Duchesne (22-10); North Callaway (18-9) On Duchesne: The Pioneers...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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KMBC ABC 9 Kansas City
Kansas City leaders propose more action, fines on illegal dumping
...and Topping Avenue on Thursday to draw attention to the illegal dumping problem in Kansas City.Councilmembers Crispin Rea, Melissa Patterson-Hazley, and Darrel Curls talked about a plan introduced during...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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921News
Baseball Nevada Griffons
...Anacortes, Washington. Celebration of Life services are pending and wi... BATES COUNTY GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION UNOFFICIAL RESULTS GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION April 2nd 2024 Appleton City School District...
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KSMU Radio
Amy Blansit talks about how her formative years led to a life of public service
...Blansit is the founder of the Drew Lewis Foundation, named for her late husband. In this episode of Municipal Matters, Zion Riffe-Stevens and Cameron Jackson, recent graduates of the Missouri State University...
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Joplin News & Weather
CUB TESTIMONY UNCOVERS $50 MILLION IN OVERCHARGES IN ILLINOIS AMERICAN WATER'S PROPOSED RATE HIKE
...system; and require local approval through a referendum before Illinois American or Aqua could buy up municipal systems. The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) is celebrating its 40th anniversary as Illinois' leading...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Kansas City Jewish Chronicle
Jackson County recognizes May as Jewish American Heritage Month
...federally by President George W. Bush in 2006, and in the past 18 years, numerous state, county and municipal governments have echoed the declaration. The state of Kansas recognized JAHM for the first time...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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St​. Joseph News Press   +1 other publication
A Conversation with County Prosecutor and Congressional Candidate: Wesley Bell
...18-year-old Mike Brown by a Ferguson police officer in 2014. Bell ran and was elected to the Ferguson city council. He was in that position as the nation scrutinized Ferguson and some of the other 88 county...
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Lincoln County Journal
Lincoln County Clerk's Office is Preparing for Elections May 23, 2024 18 mins ago
...voter registration database and certify the results to the Secretary of State. With the April 2 nd Municipal Election results certified, Schulte's Voter Registration staff is now conducting absentee voting...
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Government 
 
MissouriNet
Splitsville: Kansas City and worker ‘separate’ after Butker post
Photo courtesy of Mayor Quinton Lucas's Facebook page Kansas City and one of its workers have gone their separate ways after the employee used the city’s X account to post which city Chiefs’ kicker Harrison...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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Springfield Daily Citizen
Springfield Art Museum, Jefferson Avenue Footbridge in line for money from $26 million bond package
...initially went out to bid in 2021. "I think rebidding is not an option, waiting is not an option," Mayor Ken McClure said at the May 21 meeting. "In my view, I think that we have to do the best that we can...
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KY3-TV Springfield
Foster care youth learn about vital resources in Springfield at scavenger hunt on Friday
...partners." She said the youth will visit multiple stops throughout Springfield, such as the DMV, bus stop, city, government buildings, etc., and receive swag from various community partners involved in the hunt....
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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Webster County Citizen   +1 other publication
Humane Society of Missouri's Animal Cruelty Task Force Rescues 22 Dogs, Including Newborn Puppies, from Horrific Conditions in Gasconade County, Missouri
...and before legislative bodies and provide consultation and training workshops for law enforcement, state agencies and local animal care and control workers. Together, they work to hold people accountable...
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St​. Joseph News Press
The Patee House Hotel knows how to throw a party!
...three different states to the U.S. Senate in Missouri, Illinois and Minnesota. St. Joseph’s flamboyant mayor was there. The honorable M. Jeff Thompson, who in his own right became a General but for the opposing...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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KFVS12
Couple raising concerns about summer camp safety after their 6-year-old son drowned
...shortages and questioned if it would be safe to open the Kennedy Center pool. After TJ’s death, Councilman Ernie Trakas introduced the camp safety ordinance. "We started with the ones we can control and...
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Spectrum News St​. Louis
Plan to cut homicides, non-fatal shootings in St. Louis region may not be fully underway until 2025
...St. Louis County in Missouri and St. Clair County, Ill. The advisory council, chaired by St. Louis Mayor Tishaura Jones and St. Louis County Executive Sam Page, includes elected leaders from across the region,...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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KMBC ABC 9 Kansas City
Disney 100: A visit to Marceline, Walt Disney's hometown
...amazement. And Walt said it's still there," Malins said.And visit with friends like Malins' family."City council said to my father, how about the Disneys stay with you? And without asking my mother, my father...
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KOMU -TV8 Columbia
$400 million resort and theme park coming to Lake of the Ozarks
...going to be year-round, this is going to bring people down here in the Winter months," Osage Beach Mayor Michael Harmison said. He also said the addition of Oasis would be "economically wonderful" for the...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Public works employee eager to apply for KCMO's pilot housing program
...is approximately 4,000 people. It’s a program that’s a year and a half in the making, according to Mayor Pro Tem Ryana Parks-Shaw, who co-sponsored a March 2024 ordinance to appropriate $750,000 of the city’s...
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KMBC ABC 9 Kansas City
Kansas City leaders propose more action, fines on illegal dumping
...and Topping Avenue on Thursday to draw attention to the illegal dumping problem in Kansas City.Councilmembers Crispin Rea, Melissa Patterson-Hazley, and Darrel Curls talked about a plan introduced during...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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KMBC ABC 9 Kansas City
City, state leaders demand changes for trash haulers spilling debris on highways
...KANSAS CITY’S INTERSTATES MULTIPLE TIMES A DAY. A LOT LIKE, UH, LIKE IT WAS THE LAST TIME WE MET. KANSAS CITY COUNCILMAN ERIC BUNCH SAW THE PROBLEM LAST YEAR. TWO, THIS IS A TARP THAT’S LIKE FLAPPING RIGHT THERE....
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Richmond Daily News
Meet our MU Extension Ray County team
...independently. "My experience with Extension began before I was an employee because I served as an Extension Council member, an Extension Council officer and a 4-H volunteer, said Robison. In December 2019, I was offered...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Maryville Daily Forum
Red-hot Royals set to open series vs. sagging Rays
...streak. He has hit safely in 24 of his last 28 games. "I couldn't be happier for these guys," Kansas City manager Matt Quatraro said. "They are putting in the work and their attitudes have been tremendous....
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Lincoln County Journal
St. Louis police chase truck into Jefferson County, shoot and kill driver By Kim Bell St. Louis Post-Dispatch May 23, 2024 May 23, 2024 Updated 4 mins ago
...say. Teen killed at the one in Bridgeton. Article with a video Cara Spencer to run for St. Louis mayor. ‘The city is failing to do its most basic jobs.' Article with a video Governor: Missouri won't...
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KFVS12
Experience history on Memorial Day at Fort D in Cape Girardeau
...back...by Union Militia from Cape Girardeau, under the leadership of George Thilenius, who was later mayor of Cape," Scott House said. 'George' the Woodruff Gun, on display at Fort D in Cape Girardeau.(KFVS)...
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Spectrum News St​. Louis
Evening Briefing: Cara Spencer announces bid for St. Louis mayor, University of Missouri increasing tuition and high schoolers can exercise at Planet Fitness for free
...stories from across the country. Today's Big Stories 1. St. Louis Alderwoman Cara Spencer running for mayor in 2025 The race for St. Louis mayor got some more definition Thursday, with Alderwoman Cara Spencer’s...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Kirksville Daily Express
Kirksville City Council amends agreement with Dogwood Trailer Court seller
City Manager Mari Macomber (right) speaks to members of the Kirksville City Council. By Marty Bachman Daily Express The Kirksville City Council, at a special May 16 meeting, approved a motion to authorize...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Can 'focused deterrence' lower Kansas City's homicide rate?
..."And that’s one of the sustainability issues for focused deterrence." I asked former Kansas City Mayor Sly James what he thinks took so long to revisit this idea that had such great success. VOICE FOR...
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Spectrum News St​. Louis
St. Louis Alderwoman Cara Spencer running for mayor in 2025
ST. LOUIS—The race for St. Louis mayor got some more definition Thursday, with Alderwoman Cara Spencer’s announcement that she would seek the office a second time in 2025. Spencer, who was first elected...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Lincoln County Journal
Local News City again secures right to control SLMPD A win for Mayor Jones, police chief Alvin A. Reid | The St. Louis American May 23, 2024 40 mins ago
...organization's face when a vote on the issue or floor debate never occurred. It was the second time Mayor Tishaura Jones and city officials, including Police Chief Robert Tracy, turned back the antebellum...
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Hermann Advertiser-Courier
City again secures right to control SLMPD
St. Louis City Mayor Tishaura O. Jones speaking to the media to announce her decision to run for re-election for the office of mayor Fri. May 17, 2024 at 13th Street and Washington Blvd. Standing behind...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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West Plains Daily Quill
WP City Council considers giving up alley at First and Broadway for parking
The West Plains City Council held its regular monthly meeting Monday and passed several ordinances, some annual renewals of agreements with local entities and others pertaining to contract agreements and...
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KMBC ABC 9 Kansas City
Person who sent post about Chiefs Kicker Harrison Butker from Kansas City social account 'separated' from city workforce, mayor's office says
...about Chiefs Kicker Harrison Butker from Kansas City social account 'separated' from city workforce, mayor's office says Share Copy copyShortcut to copy Link copied! Updated: 1:36 PM CDT May 23,...
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St​. Louis American   +1 other publication
City again secures right to control SLMPD
St. Louis City Mayor Tishaura O. Jones speaking to the media to announce her decision to run for re-election for the office of mayor Fri. May 17, 2024 at 13th Street and Washington Blvd. Standing behind...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Maryville Daily Forum   +1 other publication
City again secures right to control SLMPD
...organization's face when a vote on the issue or floor debate never occurred. It was the second time Mayor Tishaura Jones and city officials, including Police Chief Robert Tracy, turned back the antebellum...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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921News
Baseball Nevada Griffons
...Anacortes, Washington. Celebration of Life services are pending and wi... BATES COUNTY GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION UNOFFICIAL RESULTS GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION April 2nd 2024 Appleton City School District...
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KSNG-TV 3 Wichita   +1 other publication
Humane Society of Missouri's Animal Cruelty Task Force Rescues 22 Dogs, Including Newborn Puppies, from Horrific Conditions in Gasconade County, Missouri
...and before legislative bodies and provide consultation and training workshops for law enforcement, state agencies and local animal care and control workers. Together, they work to hold people accountable...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Chesterfield Patch​.com
​🌱 Discover the culinary world of cicadas in Chesterfield.
...City of St. Louis Government: "As Biden proclaimed May as Jewish American Heritage Month, so did our Mayor! This month, we celebrate our incredible Jewish residents and all that they bring to our communities."...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Springfield News-Leader
Family of man killed by Niangua police officer seeks millions in wrongful death lawsuit
...the community" and that he feared for his life. The lawsuit states that Austin first stopped at the mayor's home during the chase because he believed he was aware of the previous encounters between Austin...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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St​. Louis Post Dispatch
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Despite governor’s warning, Missouri AG moving forward on Chiefs defamation case
...current Sen. Holly Rehder, a Scott City Republican who called for an investigation in 2017 into then-Mayor Ron Cummins over allegations he had abused his position. The mayor alleged in his lawsuit that Rehder,...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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St​. Louis Post Dispatch
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Southeast Missouri project finds place in state budget after campaign fundraiser
...improve the streetscape and build student housing. "It’s a phenomenal project," said Cape Girardeau City Manager Kenneth Haskins Wednesday. "We’re excited about the potential there. It’s an area that’s been...
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KSHB-TV ABC Kansas City
Kansas City 'separates' with employee who posted since-deleted post on Harrison Butker
...PM, May 23, 2024 and last updated 2024-05-23 13:25:46-04 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas' office Thursday announced the employee behind a since-deleted social media post about...
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St​. Louis Public Radio NPR
Nursing home industry unlikely to see much help from Springfield in tough budget year
..."critical relief" to 300 nursing homes in Cook County. But Pritzker disagreed, siding with local mayors who complained the resulting shift in property tax burden would especially hurt municipalities in...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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St​. Joseph News Press   +1 other publication
A Conversation with County Prosecutor and Congressional Candidate: Wesley Bell
...18-year-old Mike Brown by a Ferguson police officer in 2014. Bell ran and was elected to the Ferguson city council. He was in that position as the nation scrutinized Ferguson and some of the other 88 county...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Nine Network of Public Media
Nine PBS Welcomes Shamed Dogan and Lesley Walker to Individual Giving Team
... House of Representatives representing the 98th District in St. Louis County and three years as Alderman for the city of Ballwin. Before serving in elected office, Dogan worked as a fundraiser for Washington...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Joplin Globe
Joplin City Council appoints finance committee
...president of Community Bank and Trust; Brian Nichols, chair of MSSU Plaster School of Business and Finance Department; and Phil Stinnett, retired businessman and former Joplin mayor and council member.
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Lincoln County Journal
Lincoln County Clerk's Office is Preparing for Elections May 23, 2024 18 mins ago
...voter registration database and certify the results to the Secretary of State. With the April 2 nd Municipal Election results certified, Schulte's Voter Registration staff is now conducting absentee voting...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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KTTN Trenton
Missouri State Auditor releases closeout report for Wentzville TDD
Share To Your Social Network State Auditor Scott Fitzpatrick today issued the closeout audit of the Wentzville Transportation Development District (TDD), located in St. Charles County. State law requires...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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Missouri Bar
Legislative update: May 24, 2024
...drugs; (Luetkemeyer): Modifies provisions relating to public safety; (Luetkemeyer): Modifies a property tax credit for certain seniors; (Trent): Modifies provisions relating to business investment incentives;...
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Springfield Daily Citizen
Springfield Art Museum, Jefferson Avenue Footbridge in line for money from $26 million bond package
...initially went out to bid in 2021. "I think rebidding is not an option, waiting is not an option," Mayor Ken McClure said at the May 21 meeting. "In my view, I think that we have to do the best that we can...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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St​. Louis Public Radio NPR
Nursing home industry unlikely to see much help from Springfield in tough budget year
..."critical relief" to 300 nursing homes in Cook County. But Pritzker disagreed, siding with local mayors who complained the resulting shift in property tax burden would especially hurt municipalities in...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Business 
 
KTTN Trenton
Missouri State Auditor releases closeout report for Wentzville TDD
Share To Your Social Network State Auditor Scott Fitzpatrick today issued the closeout audit of the Wentzville Transportation Development District (TDD), located in St. Charles County. State law requires...
05/24/2024   USA USA    Online
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City   +6 other publications
Investor plans to make old Missouri jail a motion picture studio
...front of a Missouri elementary school Thursday after the dog attacked two students. Missouri State Auditor opens review of Independence … News / May 23, 2024 / 09:07 PM CDT Missouri State Auditor Scott...
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Joplin Globe
LES ROLLING STONES, LE GROUPE DE ROCK LE PLUS EMBLÉMATIQUE DU MONDE, CHOISISSENT LE THUNDER RIDGE NATURE ARENA POUR LEUR CONCERT DE CLÔTURE EN AMÉRIQUE DU NORD
...Roll Hall of Fame en 1989 et au U.K. Music Hall of Fame en 2004. Il a été classé par les magazines Billboard et Rolling Stone comme l'un des plus grands groupes de tous les temps. Cette tournée est destinée...
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City   +2 other publications
Volunteers describe frightening field day as police shot dog who attacked students
...Monday due to damage caused by storms late Sunday night and early Monday morning. Missouri State Auditor opens review of Independence … News / May 23, 2024 / 09:07 PM CDT Missouri State Auditor Scott...
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Webster County Citizen
GOP AGs: Oil, natural gas, coal essential to U.S., state economies
...workers in oil and natural gas extraction earned over $54 million in compensation; in pipeline transportation, over $86 million. In fiscal 2022, Alabama received roughly $1 billion in combined tax revenue...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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KOMU -TV8 Columbia
$400 million resort and theme park coming to Lake of the Ozarks
...going to be year-round, this is going to bring people down here in the Winter months," Osage Beach Mayor Michael Harmison said. He also said the addition of Oasis would be "economically wonderful" for the...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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UM Extension
MU Extension to host free Tri-County Economic Summit in SW Missouri
Published Thursday, May 23, 2024 University of Missouri Extension will host a Regional Economic Development Summit for Barry, Dade and Lawrence counties Tuesday, Sept. 3, at the MU Southwest Research,...
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City   +2 other publications
Multiple Kansas City firefighters injured in house fire
...data center company opened its newest location in the Kansas City metro Wednesday. Missouri State Auditor opens review of Independence … News / May 22, 2024 / 09:26 PM CDT Missouri State Auditor Scott...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City   +9 other publications
Couple sues after becoming ill at Hereford House
...data center company opened its newest location in the Kansas City metro Wednesday. Missouri State Auditor opens review of Independence … News / May 22, 2024 / 09:26 PM CDT Missouri State Auditor Scott...
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KXCV FM 90​.5 Maryville
Wide scope of presidential emergency powers could be reined in by Congress this year
...allow the president to freeze Americans’ assets without any judicial process, to control domestic transportation and even to suspend the prohibition on government testing of chemical and biological agents on...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Springfield Daily Citizen
Crumbl Cookies franchisees open south Springfield store
..."It’s been an adjustment. It’s definitely smaller than Wichita." Ryan Collins is the business and economic development reporter for the Springfield Daily Citizen. Collins graduated from Glendale High School...
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West Plains Daily Quill
WP City Council considers giving up alley at First and Broadway for parking
The West Plains City Council held its regular monthly meeting Monday and passed several ordinances, some annual renewals of agreements with local entities and others pertaining to contract agreements and...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Construction Forum St​. Louis
STL Region Offers Larger Logistics Workforce, More Distribution Space Than Peer Cities
...taking advantage of the available space also is present, with a higher number of production, and transportation and material moving workers in the St. Louis region than in several Midwest peer cities. Skilled...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Spectrum News St​. Louis
University of Missouri increases tuition rates for upcoming school year
...The tuition increase will ensure that we keep delivering results that change lives and support the economic development in Missouri." To learn more about the increased rates, click on the links below. University...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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WDAF-TV (FOX 4) Kansas City   +1 other publication
Netrality Data Center speeds up already-hot KC tech industry
...Circuit Court on Wednesday that it's seeking the death penalty against Larry Acree. Missouri State Auditor opens review of Independence … News / May 22, 2024 / 09:26 PM CDT Missouri State Auditor Scott...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Maryville Daily Forum
WORLD'S MOST ICONIC ROCK BAND, THE ROLLING STONES, SELECTS THUNDER RIDGE NATURE ARENA AS DESTINATION FOR FINAL NORTH AMERICAN PERFORMANCE
...in 1989 and the U.K. Music Hall of Fame in 2004 and have been ranked by music-industry watchdogs Billboard magazine and Rolling Stone magazine as one of the greatest bands of all time. This tour is in support...
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KMBC ABC 9 Kansas City
Missouri state auditor initiates review of Independence School District
State Auditor Scott Fitzpatrick, in a statement released Wednesday, announced his office will examine district finances and the district's overall performance Share Copy copyShortcut to copy Link...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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Perryville Republic-Monitor
Wide scope of presidential emergency powers could be reined in by Congress this year
...allow the president to freeze Americans’ assets without any judicial process, to control domestic transportation and even to suspend the prohibition on government testing of chemical and biological agents on...
05/23/2024   USA USA    Online
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