| May 3, 2011
| 2:52 PM
River levels are starting to fall today after the Army Corps of Engineers blew a hole in a Missouri levee to prevent the Ohio River from overrunning Downstate Cairo.
Ohio River water levels at Cairo have fallen more than a foot since the levee was...
| May 10, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Missouri lawmakers on Tuesday gave final approval to a bill that would require welfare recipients to undergo drug testing, with welfare recipients who fail losing their benefits.
But while the bill has a lot of popular support, those against the bill...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says his neck is a little sore after he was involved in a traffic accident in the capital city.
Nixon was treated and released Friday from a hospital after the
Highway Patrol car in which he was riding was rear-ended in a
| Jan 17, 2011
| 2:35 PM
The future of the Ford Claycomo Assembly Plant may become much more clear this week, as officials say that the automaker and Missouri Governor Jay Nixon will sign a memorandum of understanding regarding a new line at the Northland facility.
| Jan 19, 2011
| 3:23 PM
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon proposed flat funding for public schools and cuts to colleges Wednesday while acknowledging during his annual State of the State speech that "times are tough" and even small job gains are cause for celebration.
| Jan 26, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Missouri's motorcycle helmet law is under attack again, as a new bill is set to go up for debate in the state Senate that would allow motorcyclists over 21 to not wear a helmet.
The state's current law says any operator or passenger must wear a helmet...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard in anticipation of a major winter storm.
Nixon says 600 Guard members are being deployed around the state to help as needed with local emergency responses....
| Feb 1, 2011
| 8:19 AM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — As a monster storm began to bear down on the middle of the nation Tuesday, those in its frigid and dangerous path could only hope it wouldn't live up to the hype.
The storm threatened to leave up to a third of the nation covered...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 5:25 PM
President Barack Obama has signed an emergency declaration for Missouri after the severe winter storm that buried much of the state in snow.
The declaration applies to all 114 counties and the city of St.
Louis. It allows the U.S. Department of...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 2:42 PM
A man charged with stabbing a dean at a Kansas City community college shortly before Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon arrived will have a competency hearing on Monday.
Twenty-three-year-old Casey Brezik is charged with two counts of
first-degree assault and...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 10:22 AM
There's a new development in the case of a man who stabbed a Penn Valley Community College dean on campus last fall, mistaking him for Missouri Governor Jay Nixon.
Casey Brezik was in court on Tuesday morning. The 23-year-old's family says their loved...