Man dies after duplex fire in Arnold

ARNOLD, Mo. (AP) – Fire officials say a man rescued from a fire at his duplex in Arnold has died. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1Q4GiOH ) reports that 57-year-old Kenneth Springman died at a hospital Tuesday night about an hour after he was rescued from his burning residence, where he apparently lived alone. Ron Harder,…

Missouri reinstates medical school dean

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The University of Missouri-Columbia has reinstated the medical school dean who resigned abruptly last year. Patrick Delafontaine was reinstated as the medical school dean Thursday morning. Delafontaine resigned as dean in September, although he continued to teach and conduct research at the school. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1PJ7cu0 ) that…