Tag: State News

Lawmakers mull changes to Title IX, wrestle with falling state revenues : KMZU Capitol Conversation

| February 7, 2019

Rep. Dean Dohrman (R-La Monte) joined KMZU’s Brian Lock to talk state revenues, proposed Title IX reforms and more.

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32,000-plus pounds of Tyson chicken nuggets recalled due to serious health risks

| January 29, 2019

Tyson Foods, Inc. is recalling roughly 36,420 pounds of chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

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KMZU Capitol Conversation: Kansas a cautionary tale as lawmakers mull over infrastructure funding, falling state tax revenues

| January 16, 2019

State lawmakers are grappling with how to cover a shortfall in state revenues for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 while attempting to increase infrastructure funding following the defeat of Proposition D by Missouri voters in November 2018.

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NEWSMAKER — New year, new governor, new cabinet officials: Centennial Missouri General Assembly begins Wednesday

| January 9, 2019

Rep. Peggy McGaugh told KMZU News she is ready to get back to work for the 39th District. The 100th Missouri General Assembly officially kicks off Wednesday, January 9.

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Springfield man sentenced for role in distributing over $1 million in meth

| November 14, 2018

A Springfield man was sentenced in federal court Wednesday for his role in distributing more than $1 million in methamphetamine in the Kansas City, Mo. and southern Missouri areas.

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Camden County resident sentenced following identity theft convictions

| August 27, 2018

A Camden County resident was sentenced to time in jail after being found guilty on four counts of identity theft-related crimes in July.

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NEWSMAKER — Missouri Senate race loomed over State Fair Thursday

| August 17, 2018

Senate-watchers rate the Missouri Senate contest as among the hottest in the nation, with incumbent Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill facing an uphill battle in a state President Trump won by 19 points in 2016.

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Voters head to polls to decide primary races, future of Right-to-Work in Missouri

| August 7, 2018

Polls are open until 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, so be sure to get out and vote! Tune into KMZU 100.7 FM beginning around 7:30 p.m. for live results.

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Meet the Candidates for the United States House of Representatives – Districts 4, 5 & 6

| July 25, 2018

KMZU News is your connection to the candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives. Click through this interactive map to learn more about the candidates and don’t forget to vote August 7!

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