Data Released From St. Louis County PDMP On First Anniversary

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  St. Louis County’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program is marking its one year anniversary. During a Tuesday news conference, St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger said the program has expanded to other jurisdictions. “We started a County PDMP because Missouri was the only state without such a program,” said Stenger  “We…

Missouri Times Owner Said To Be Source Of Half Of The Mysterious Money In Greitens’ Case

St. Louis, MO  (AP)  An attorney for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says the owner of a political publication based in Jefferson City delivered one of the two $50,000 payments to the law firm representing the ex-husband of a woman who had an affair with the governor. Attorney Al Watkins represents the ex-husband and testified during…

University Of Illinois Sees Increase In Sexual Misconduct Reports

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois officials say a rise in reported sexual misconduct cases against employees was likely spurred by the #MeToo movement, mandatory employee training and a new online way to file complaints. The university’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Access handled about 50 sexual conduct cases involving faculty, staff or student…