| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:57 PM
KIRBYVILLE, Mo. -- Farmer and Taney County Assessor James Strahan is concerned over the potential affect a portion of Missouri Senate Bill 9 would have on anyone who owns an animal.
"The animal trespass part of that bill opens a whole lot of people to...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 2:20 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- In a letter signed by the top seven Republicans in the Missouri Senate, Governor Jay Nixon's proposal to expand the number of Missourians eligible for Medicaid was called, "an irresponsible, comprehensive adoption of failed federal...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 8:58 AM
A winter storm that buried the Great Plains in more than a foot of snow lost some of its punch as it blew through Chicago overnight, but it still managed to slow the morning commute with slick roads and dozens of spinouts on expressways.
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:17 AM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Powdery snow bombarded much of the nation's midsection Thursday, leaving as much as 17 inches in some places, shutting down airports, schools and state legislatures.
The storm system swirled to the north and east Thursday night,...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Springfield, Mo. -- A group of undercover agents, tasked with waging a war on drugs, could cease to exist. The Springfield Police Chief said Monday regional task forces around the state have undergone drastic cuts in funding over the last few years...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Thank you, President Pro Tem Dempsey, Speaker Jones, judges of the Missouri Supreme Court, Lieutenant Governor Kinder, state officials, members of the legislature, members of my cabinet, and my fellow Missourians.
This evening it is my pleasure to be...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:32 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Gov. Jay Nixon tonight declared a state of emergency in Missouri as a widespread severe weather system continued to move across the state, bringing heavy rain, hail, straight-line winds, flooding and radar-indicated tornadoes....
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:55 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback who now is a top aide for Republican Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder has been named to a Missouri utility commission.
Bill Kenney, of Lee's Summit, was appointed Wednesday to the Missouri Public...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 3:41 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Farmers across most of Missouri now are eligible for federal aid as a result of a natural disaster declaration by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Gov. Jay Nixon said Wednesday the declaration means farmers can get...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 12:29 PM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri's Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children released 22 recommendations to better protect the safety of children. Missouri lawmakers requested the task force during the legislative session in 2011.
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:02 AM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — State offices in the Missouri Capitol's home of Cole County will be closed Jan. 14 for the inauguration of statewide elected officials.
The festivities for Gov. Jay Nixon and first lady Georganne Nixon will start with a...