McCaskill plans listening tour for Missouri seniors
Missouri's U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill will travel the state this week to hear about the concerns of senior citizens in Missouri on retirement, fraud and healthy living.
McCaskill will hold eight events on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to discuss the upcoming priorities in Congress that would affect seniors.
McCaskill says she wants to hear directly from seniors about how Congress can live up to promises made to ...
Nixa student says it with donuts, secures a date to prom
They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. MaKayla Trent set out to prove it Sunday.
As prom season approaches, MaKayla took the initiative. She brought a dozen donuts to Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Springfield, with her eye on Blake Ferguson’s stomach, and, we presume, his heart.
The donuts were an elaborate invitation to prom, as the box read, “Donuts are the bomb ...
Missouri GOP deals with party split at Legislature midpoint
Missouri GOP lawmakers still are grappling for consensus at the Legislature's midway point.
The most Republicans ever in the House have helped speed the passage of abortion restrictions and a bill to bar mandatory union fees.
And headway has been made on issues important to both parties, such as fixing problems with the state's student transfer law.
But differences between Republicans in the House and Senate have slowed ...
Missouri organic farmers eligible for reimbursement
Missouri farmers could get money back for certifying their products as organic.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture this week announced farmers could get as much as $750 back for certification costs.
The department says the state received $127,800 in federal funds, which will pay producers and handlers 75 percent of expenses to certify their products as organic.
Businesses must renew or obtain certification and document costs to participate. ...
Crash in Camden County kills one, injures three
A two vehicle crash in Camden County killed a man from Lake Ozark.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports John McGowin, 53, was driving west on Route HH early Sunday morning when his pickup missed a curve, crossed the center line and collided head-on another car. McGowin was pronounced dead at a local hospital about two hours after the crash. Three people in the other car were ...
Breezy and warmer Sunday
After a cold start Sunday will be warmer and breezy. A cold front will bring increasing clouds and isolated showers later today. ...