State News

Proposed Missouri bill would allow college athletes to profit off likeness

A new bill in the Missouri house would grant college athletes in the state to receive compensation for their name… Read More

February 24, 2020

Missouri bill would restore ex-felons’ right to vote sooner

Most former felons in Missouri who were convicted of nonviolent crimes would get their voting rights back sooner under proposals… Read More

February 24, 2020

Corps closes Missouri River levee break near Rock Port

Crews will continue finalizing repairs to restore the levee section to its pre-flood height, the Corps said. Read More

February 23, 2020

Meth still a Missouri problem, but now it comes from Mexico

Statistics for 2017 show about 2,500 lab seizures nationwide and just 91 in Missouri. Read More

February 21, 2020

Fifth lawsuit filed against former Chillicothe prison guard

A woman who alleges that she was sexually assaulted more than 50 times while incarcerated at a Missouri prison is… Read More

February 21, 2020

Plumrose USA plant proposed in Moberly

It is reported that the plant would cost around 60 million dollars and bring over 150 jobs to the area. Read More

February 20, 2020

Wind turbine ban approved by P&Z commission

A recent vote by Buchanan County Planning and Zoning Commission suggests wind turbines are not popular with residents. Read More

February 20, 2020

State lawmakers propose separate carjacking offense

Missouri lawmakers are trying to give prosecutors more options for charging people for carjackings. Read More

February 20, 2020

Phone scam extorts money from sex offenders

Missouri sex offenders are specifically being targeted by a phone scam. Read More

February 19, 2020