Posts Tagged: missouri


University of Missouri gets $25M for democracy institute

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The University of Missouri has received a $25 million donation to launch an institute to study constitutional democracy. Th...

Supporters plan push to put medical marijuana on the 2016 ballot

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Backers of medical marijuana are taking steps to put proposals that would allow the drug’s medical use to a sta...

Group Files Initiative Petition For Medical Marijuana

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  An effort is underway to bring medical marijuana to the Show-Me-State. Initiative petitions that would allow state-licensed p...

Scholars edit, compile works of poet T.S. Eliot

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Scholars are collecting and editing about 1,000 pieces of poet T.S. Eliot’s prose – some of it never before pub...

EPA reaches settlement with Missouri landowners

CLUBB, Mo. (AP) – The Environmental Protection Agency has reached a proposed $35,000 settlement with two southeast Missouri landowners. The agen...

CANCELLED: Endangered silver advisory issued for Bollinger County woman.

( KTRS ) The Bollinger County Sheriff’s Department has issued an Endangered Silver Advisory for a missing person. Missing is 84-year-old Barbara Joa...

October proclaimed “Farms to School” month in Missouri

October is officially “Farm to School” month in Missouri. Missouri Director of Agriculture Richard Fordyce presented the governor-signed proclamat...

Convicted Murderer Requests Change Of Venue In Another Murder Case

HILLSBORO, Mo. (AP) – A change of venue hearing is scheduled next month for a 36-year-old Illinois inmate who could face the death penalty if co...

Cat Neville Heads Down Cherokee Street for Her Picks of the Week


`Castle doctrine’ protects Missouri man in 2 killings.

A Missouri man who twice has killed intruders at a rural home this year has been protected by the state’s “castle doctrine” in both ...