Tag: State News

The KMZU Capitol Conversation — As Governor Greitens trudges on, legislators push forward

| January 17, 2018

Rep. Rusty Black (R-Mo. 7) says Governor Greitens (R-Mo.) should not resign – at least, not yet – but the governor isn’t his main focus. His focus, he says, is on the people of Missouri’s 7th House District and how to make life better for them.

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NEWSMAKER — The Capitol Conversation: Senator Roy Blunt reflects on 2017, sees promise in 2018

| January 11, 2018

Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) reflects on 2017 and surveys the lay of the land in the year ahead as Congress sets its goals for 2018. Be sure to catch part 2 of this KMZU Capitol Conversation series with Senator Blunt and KMZU’s Brian Lock on Friday at 7:25 a.m.

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Auditor Galloway alleges state mismanagement causing late payment of tax refunds to Missourians

| January 8, 2018

In 2017, 155,000 refunds were paid to Missourians with late interest, an increase of 86%, while 400,000 or more taxpayers in the state received their refunds late without any interest paid.

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NEWSMAKER — KMZU Capitol Conversation: Sen. Dan Hegeman hits the ground running in 2018

| December 20, 2017

The first legislative session of 2018 will get underway at the Missouri Capitol in Jefferson City Wednesday, January 3.

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Unclaimed property auction set for this week in Columbia

| November 28, 2017

A preview of the auction will be held Tuesday evening at the Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center in Columbia.

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Head-on Collision on Highway 36 fatal for Shelbyville resident

| November 27, 2017

The head on collision at approximately 5:17 p.m. Monday also seriously injured a 17-year-old Clarence, Mo. driver.

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Glasgow School District asks court to hold Howard County Coroner Frank Flaspohler in contempt

| October 19, 2017

The Glasgow School District said they have not received court-ordered documents from the Howard County Coroner’s office. A motion was filed Oct. 13.

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UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS — Possible suicidal subject reported on Mizzou campus

| October 18, 2017

Mizzou officials gave the all-clear just before 1:00 p.m. Wednesday. A subject is reportedly in police custody.

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State Auditor Nicole Galloway slams “legislative giveaways”

| October 11, 2017

A report from the Missouri State Auditor’s Office accuses legislators of shoddy handling of tax breaks and loopholes for corporate entities. “Promoting a good business climate doesn’t have to be at odds with protecting taxpayers,” Auditor Galloway said.

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