Cellphone Tracking Devices Coming Under Scrutiny In Eight States, Including Missouri

Hartford, Conn. (AP) – Law enforcement cellphone tracking devices are coming under scrutiny in at least eight states, with lawmakers introducing proposals ranging from warrant requirements to an outright ban. Legislators are citing privacy and constitutional concerns, including Fourth Amendment search and seizure violations. The eight states include California, Connecticut, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New…

Public Weighs In On Propose Ice Complex

Clayton, MO  (KTRS)  The proposed ice complex at Creve Coeur Park seems to be receiving a lot of public support. That’s what was expressed by most who attended Wednesday night’s informational hearing about the planned St. Louis Ice Center, hosted by the St. Louis County Planning Commission. The indoor/outdoor ice complex  will serve as a…

Missouri governor creates tax-reform committee

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is empaneling a committee to study and recommend how to reform the state’s tax rates and credits. The state’s Republican chief executive signed an executive order Wednesday creating the 10-person “Governor’s Committee for Simple, Fair, and Low Taxes.” He says the current system is “broken,” hurting…