Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:15:12 +0000
A proposal approved in the Missouri House would have an immediate impact on unemployed workers if it becomes law.  The chamber voted 96-53 last Thursday to send a bill to the Senate that would curtail jobless benefits. The availability of their unemployment pay would be slashed by seven weeks, effectively ranking Missouri third among states […]
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:05:33 +0000
Top Stories:  Missouri and Kansas are working to designate sections of Route 66 as a national bicycle route.  The Joplin Globe reports the designation is intended to promote safety for motorists and cyclists and to boost economic activity.  And the Missouri Legislature will be asked to boost penalties for thieves who are convicted of stealing credit and debit card […]
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:57:34 +0000
Fergie, French wardrobe malfunctions, Russians still cheating. Plus, Mizzou playing like a bubble team, IMO. Royals and Cardinals start workouts with questions on the corners
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:32:20 +0000
Third-graders in southwest Missouri’s Neosho are still selling raffle tickets for an AR-15 after the same type of weapon was used in a mass killing last week. The Kansas City Star reports Levi Patterson, who coaches a 9-and-under baseball team, says the idea was conceived before the shooting in Broward County, Florida. Patterson told the […]
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:16:09 +0000
The No. 13 Mizzou women (22-5, 10-4) held off  No. 11 Tennessee (21-6, 9-5), 77-73 in front of the largest home crowd to attend a women’s basketball game.  In front of 11,092 fans, the Tigers came away with a 77-73 win over the Vols.  It was the Tigers’ third win against a ranked team this […]