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Missouri student on Columbia campus has active tuberculosis

Missouri student on Columbia campus has active tuberculosis

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — University of Missouri officials say a student on the Columbia campus has active tuberculosis and may have infected other people. The school announced Monday that the Boone County health department is working with university health officials to determine whether other students and staff need testing. Privacy laws prohibit the release of…

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University Of Missouri Sees Hike In Discrimination Reports

University Of Missouri Sees Hike In Discrimination Reports

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri saw an uptick in reports of discrimination and harassment in the 2017-2018 school year from the previous year, according to new data. The university’s Office for Civil Rights and Title IX received 750 reported violations of its anti-discriminatory policy last year, up from 693 reports the previous…

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Blues Post 3rd Straight Shutout, Beat Wild for 10th Straight

Blues Post 3rd Straight Shutout, Beat Wild for 10th Straight

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) — The hottest team in the NHL keeps on winning — with a rookie goaltender helping to make history along the way. Jordan Binnington made 31 saves and the St. Louis Blues posted their third straight shutout, beating the Minnesota Wild 4-0 on Sunday for their 10th straight win. Binnington made…

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Dozens Of Schools Dismissing Classes Early In Response To Winter Weather

Dozens Of Schools Dismissing Classes Early In Response To Winter Weather

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  Dozens of schools are dismissing classes early on Friday in response to the winter weather.   School Closings 02/15/2019  Apprende High School | CLOSING AT 12:00 PM Apprende Private School | CLOSING AT 12:00 PM Arcadia Valley R 2 | CLOSED B.W. Robinson State School | CLOSED Bismarck R 5 Schools…

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued For St. Louis-Area

Winter Weather Advisory Issued For St. Louis-Area

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The St. Louis-area is bracing for more winter weather. A winter weather advisory is in effect from 9 a.m. until midnight. The National Weather Service is calling for 1 to 3 inches of snow. That weather is expected to move in around midday. MODOT crews have been busy pre-treating roads. MODOT officials…

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