Local and Regional News

9/30-SPEAKOUT 10/1


DAVID LEE'S GUEST ON SPEAKOUT ON WED. WILL BE HENRY CO. PROSECUTOR RICHARD SHIELDS AS HE APPEARS ONCE A MONTH. LISTEN IN AT 9:40AM ON KDKD FM AND INTERNET, 12:15PM ON KDKD AM1280 AND YOU CAN HEAR IT FOR A WEEK AT WWW.WESTCENTRALMOINFO.COM.
 

9/30-Oct. is Crime Prevention Month


The Missouri State Highway Patrol joins the National Crime Prevention Council in observing October 2014 as National Crime Prevention Month. It is always smart to keep safety in mind, no matter where you are.

9/30-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


One arrest from Clinton and two from Windsor.

9/30-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 29, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 30, 2014

9/30-Unclaimed Property Nets Big Money


State Treasurer Clint Zweifel’s Unclaimed Property Auction nets nearly $100,000 for account owners
One lot sold for $5,500, all proceeds from auction held for original property owners
 
 

9/30-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, September 30
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/30-Comprehensive Plan Update


Approximately one year ago, the City of Clinton began the process to update the City's Comprehensive Plan.  Over the past year, the Zimmer Group has facilitated many meetings with groups and individuals in the community.

9/30-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury from Edwards, an injury accident in Henry Co. and an arrest from Freeman.

9/30-Senator Blunt Talks...


militarization with police (AUDIO)

MONet  September 30, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Senator Blunt has met with several law enforcement officials to talk about militarization of local police,  an issue raised after Ferguson police used an armored vehicle  early in last month’s demonstrations.

9/30-MO House Committee Will Look...


at Water Patrol training, not Ellingson drowning

MONet  September 30, 2014 By Mike Lear

A state House committee review of the merger of the state Water Patrol with the Highway Patrol begins Wednesday.
 

9/30-Media Association Wants...


MO Attorney General investigation of Ferguson

MONet  September 29, 2014 By Mike Lear

A broadcast media association is asking the Attorney General’s Office to investigate “exorbitant fees” being charged by the City of Ferguson for copies of records relating to the shooting of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer.

9/30-Tests Show...


Jovan Belcher was likely suffering from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Test performed at the request of his daughter’s lawyers

MONet  September 29, 2014 By Bill Pollock

9/30-MO Sets...


new execution date for convicted murderer Leon Taylor

MONet  September 29, 2014 By Mike Lear

The Missouri Supreme Court has set a new execution date for a man who murdered an Independence service station attendant 20 years ago.
 

9/30-From the Brownfield Network


$52 million to grow organic and local food economies, plus three other stories.
 

9/29-It's a PrepareAthon!


FEMA Encourages Communities to Participate in National PrepareAthon! Day

9/29-From the Henry Co. Health Center


Weekly tips, news, updates and more.

9/29-Making Healthy Eating Choices


USDA Announces up to $31 Million to Empower People to Make Healthy Eating Choices

9/29-Uphill, Both Ways, in Knee-Deep Snow


Missouri Students Participate in Walk to School Day 
 
JEFFERSON CITY – Missourians might notice more neighborhood foot traffic as students participate in International Walk to School Day on Oct. 8.
 

9/29-SPEAKOUT 9/30


DAVID LEE'S GUEST ON SPEAKOUT ON TUESDAY WILL BE FROM THE DEPT. OF THEATRE AND DANCE AT THE UNIV. OF CENTRAL MO. DR. RICHARD HERMAN WILL PREVIEW THIS YEAR'S PRODUCTIONS AND HOW YOU CAN GET SEASON TICKETS. LISTEN IN AT 9:40AM ON KDKD FM AND INTERNET, 12:15PM ON KDKD AM1280 AND YOU CAN HEAR IT FOR A WEEK AT WWW.WESTCENTRALMOINFO.COM.
 

9/29-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


An arrest from Clinton and one from Urich.

9/29-HCSO Report/Arrests and Special Press Release


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 26, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 29, 2014

9/29-Comprehensive State Energy Plan


Gov. Nixon announces Missourians named to the Comprehensive State Energy Plan steering committee

9/29-MO Business Conference


Hartzler is Honorary Host for Missouri Business Conference at UCM
 
           

9/29-Boosters Are Better


Boosters 45% More Effective Than Seat Belts Only
Jefferson City, MO – When used properly, a child safety seat can greatly reduce the risk of injuries, but a new survey finds most parents are unfamiliar with the proper recommendations. According to the survey, 90 percent of parents move their children to seat belts before they're big enough.
 

9/29-Road Closing


The County Road & Bridge Department will be closing SW 1401 Road in between SW 880 & SW 1000 Road in Mt Hope Special Road District beginning on Monday September 29, 2014 for two weeks.

9/29-From U.S. Rep. Hartzler


View From the Capitol - Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's Newsletter for the Week of September 22-26, 2014

9/29-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Monday, September 29
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/29-Mays is Found Guilty


A man from rural Henry County was found guilty Friday for a shooting death on a county road on the Benton/Henry county line.

9/29-Benton Co. Man Sentenced


Robert Doelz, 47, of Warsaw, Mo., was sentenced Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Leavenworth County District Court to more than eight years in prison for distributing methamphetamine in Leavenworth, the Leavenworth County, Kansas Attorney's Office reported.

9/29-Stock Up on...Gasoline?


The price of a gallon of gasoline may soon start with a "2" across much the country.

 

9/29-Scam Alert!


Osage Valley Electric Cooperative has received several reports from our members that have received a call from someone posing as a bill collector from Osage Valley.

9/29-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office(weekly report)


St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Sept. 22-28, 2014

    St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a variety of calls for service during the week of Sept. 22-28.

9/29-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Warsaw, Raymore and others...plus arrests from Windsor, Warrensburg and others as well from this past weekend.

9/29-Stay Alert During Harvest Time


Fall has arrived, bringing with it the end of Missouri's growing season. This is the time of year crops are harvested.

9/29-Univ. of MO Teams Finds Way...


to fight cancer with communication

MONet  September 29, 2014 By Mike Lear

Researchers at the University of Missouri might have found a way to fight cancer by interrupting its communication.
 

9/29-MO Educators Gear Up...


to fight Amendment 3 (AUDIO)

MONet  September 29, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A proposal on the November ballot has Missouri’s public school systems nervous even though backers of it have abandoned their campaign.

9/29-Ag in Far Away Places


Nixon: MO National Guard’s ADT legacy obvious in Afghanistan (AUDIO)

MONet  September 29, 2014 By Bob Priddy

It’s been two years since the Missouri National Guard’s sixth and final Agriculture Development Team returned from Afghanistan.

9/29-From the Brownfield Network


Missouri farmer happy with harvest start, plus five other stories.
 

9/26-Clinton Woman Arrested


Warrant arrest

9/26-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 25, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 26, 2014

9/26-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Friday, September 26
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/26-Kingsville Couple Plead Guilty


...TO $567,000 BANK FRAUD
FOR LEE’S SUMMIT CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

9/26-CMH and Sac-Osage Sign Agreement


CMH to Manage Ambulance Services and Open Clinic in Osceola

9/26-Cass Co. Man Arrested


Johnson County, KS prosecutors on Wednesday accused a Belton man of firing shots at a sheriff’s deputy investigating a theft at a construction site.
 

9/26-Felony Warrant Arrest


On Sept. 25, Zachariah Bishop, 30, Montrose, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class C felony of possessing a controlled substance.

9/26-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury accident in Cass County and two arrests.

9/26-Gaming Industry...


continues slide (AUDIO)

MONet  September 26, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Missouri’s thirteen casinos have had another off-year.  But the industry is hoping the industry sag is bottoming out.

9/26-Judge Will Rule...


‘quickly’ on challenge to Missouri same-sex marriage ban

MONet  September 25, 2014 By Mike Lear

A Kansas City judge says he will issue a ruling quickly in the case of ten same-sex couples who want their marriages recognized as legal in Missouri.

9/26-From the Brownfield Network



Report shows decrease in farm fatalities
 

9/25-SPEAKOUT 9/29-10/2


OUR PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM 'SPEAKOUT' CAN BE HEARD ONCE AGAIN THIS MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. OUR GUEST ON MONDAY WILL BE JIM SMITH FROM THE CLINTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE...WE'LL PREVIEW THE UPCOMING DEPT. OF THEATRE SEASON AT UCM ON TUESDAY...WED., IT'S HENRY CO. PROSECUTOR RICHARD SHIELDS...AND WE'LL TALK 'DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH' ON THURSDAY.

9/25-From the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER, 23 2014, 25TH DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

9/25-News From the Sherwood School Facebook Page


Sherwood students were directed to evacuate the building due to a called in bomb threat.

9/25-USDA Unveils Key New Programs


...to Help Farmers Manage Risk

9/25-"See Tracks? Think Train"


Rail Safety Week Declared in Missouri September 29 – October 3
Public Cautioned to “See Tracks? Think Train!”

9/25-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 24, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 25, 2014

9/25-New Plan Could Bring Doctors to Rural Areas


Jefferson City, MO – A new plan to build a multi-state compact for medical licenses offers hope to bring care to medically underserved areas in places such as Missouri.
 

9/25-State Employees Will Get Discount


Missouri state employees will receive five percent tuition discount through new partnership with WGU Missouri
 

9/25-Fall Into the Colors


Weekly fall color reports available
Weekly reports and a mobile app from the Conservation Department will help you find the best fall color all around the state.
 

9/25-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, September 25
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/25-Update on Injured Worker


City Employee Jeff Lusby Injured This Morning

9/25-Input on Policing


Attorney General Koster asks for citizen input on representative policing
 

9/25-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Serious injuries to residents of Warrensburg and Sedalia plus arrests from Urich, Blairstown and Harrisonville.

9/25-MO Ed Commissioner Says...


staff not trying to steer discussion to Common Core

MONet  September 25, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri’s Commissioner of Education says her department isn’t trying to steer discussions about new academic standards back toward Common Core.
 

9/25-Ford Automotive Adds...


van jobs (AUDIO)

MONet  September 25, 2014 By Bob Priddy

The Ford is jumping production of its new van at the Claycomo plant to meet demand for its new van.
 

9/25-MO Drill Sergeant...


found guilty of sexual assaults

MONet  September 24, 2014 By Mike Lear

A former Army drill sergeant has been found guilty on most of the sexual assault charges against him, after a three-day court-martial at Fort Leonard Wood.
 

9/25-From the Brownfield Network


FCS Financial provides Missouri ag finance curriculum, plus some other stories for the Show-Me State.

9/24-Patrol Invites Public to Provide Feedback


Colonel Ronald Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, invites the public to take part in a public opinion survey regarding safety and security, officers' attitudes and competency, overall agency performance, and concerns regarding crime and social issues.

9/24-Employee Injured


City Employee Injured, Transported to Kansas City
for Treatment

9/24-Judicial Performance Evaluations


Missouri Judicial Performance Evaluations
Available to the Public at www.YourMissouriJudges.org
Citizens Urged to Learn More About Judges Before They Vote Nov. 4th

9/24-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office


Two warrant arrests.

9/24-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 26 year old woman from Clinton.

9/24-Area Resident Among Those Appointed


Gov. Nixon makes appointments to Charter Public Schools, State Lottery commissions
 

9/24-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 23, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 24, 2014

9/24-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 18, 2014, 24th DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

9/24-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, September 24
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/24-Information from the Latest Clinton School Board of Education Meeting


Board of Education Meeting
September 22, 2014

The regular meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm by Board President Dave Garnett.

The agenda was approved as presented.

9/24-Strengthing Henry Co.


Helping improve life for all Henry County Citizens.
Please join us for this event!
Wednesday, October 1st, 6pm
 

9/24-A Lot of Food Collected


Osceola RSVP 9/11 Day of Service Results in 194 pounds of Food for Pantry

9/24-Time for a Review


Just like a lot of other things, seniors’ Medicare Part D prescription coverage deserves an annual review and that time is coming.

9/24-Candidate Selected


With the recent death of State Representative, Randy Pike, the Republican Party Nomination Committee from the 126th Legislative District met Tuesday, September 23, 2014 to select a replacement candidate for the November election.

9/24-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


No accidents and just one arrest.

9/24-Body in Stockton lake Identified


On Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at approximately 10:30 a.m., a body was located and recovered on Stockton Lake, near the Highway H and Highway Y intersection, in Dade County.

9/24-A State Senator Demands...


ten years for gun crimes (AUDIO)

MONet  September 24, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A state senator whose district has seen too many shootings proposes tougher sentences for gun crimes.
 

9/24-MO Republicans: Education Dept...


too involved in standards work groups

MONet  September 23, 2014 By Mike Lear

Some Republicans and participants in the work groups tasked with creating new state education standards say Department of Education staff is trying to be too involved in that effort.

9/24-From the Brownfield Network


The National FFA Organization reports that as of August 31st, membership stands at a record 610,240, plus two other stories. 

9/23-Clinton Board of Education Resolution


During the regularly scheduled Clinton School Board of Education meeting on Monday evening, the Board adopted a resolution opposing Constitutional Amendment 3 that will appear on the ballot in November. 

9/23-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


36 year old Raymond James Calore Jr. of Holden was arrested Monday at 3:15 pm at the Pettis County Jail in Sedalia for Clinton failure to appear upon arrest summons.

9/23-HCSO Report


HCSO Report.
 

9/23-Drug Take Back for Henry County


The Henry County Sheriff's Office in cooperation with the C.O.D.E. group will be sponsoring two Drug Take Back events this fall.

 

9/23-Missouri Bar Recognizes "Senior Counselors"


Missouri Bar Recognizes "Senior Counselors".

9/23-Grants for Missouri Higher Education


Missouri selected for $2 million in grants to expand innovative higher education models, Gov. Nixon says.

9/23-Could Reverse Transfer Mean a Degree


Reverse transfer moves forward.

 

9/23-Vote Local


Ferguson, St. Louis same-sex marriages illustrate need to vote local
 

9/23-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP
 

9/23-Pursuit Ends in Kansas


Cass County Vehicle Pursuit Ends In Kansas
 
 

9/23-October 8th Last Day to Register


The last day to register to vote for the November 4, 2014 General Election will be Wednesday October 8, 2014.

9/23-Gov. Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Death of State Rep. Pike


Gov. Nixon orders flags to half-staff to honor the passing of State Rep. Randy Pike
 

9/22-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Seven arrests, four from Clinton.

9/22-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 19, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 22, 2014

9/22-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Monday, September 22
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/22-Lowry City and Warrensburg Residents Appointed


Gov. Nixon makes appointments to several boards and commissions
 

9/22-Call Before You Dig


THE EMPIRE DISTRICT GAS COMPANY
ENCOURAGES USE OF ONE CALL SYSTEM

9/22-Same-Sex Marriage and the State of MO


The legal fight over state recognition of same-sex marriages makes its way into a Missouri courtroom this week.
 

9/22-State Rep. From West-Central MO Dies


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri House member from rural western Missouri has died.

 

9/22-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office(weekly report)


St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Sept. 15-21, 2014


    Sheriff Scott Keeler said deputies took reports of stealing and property damage, assisted with an arrest for possession of a controlled substance, and made two warrant arrests during the week of Sept. 15-21.

9/22-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A fatality in Cass Co. plus injuries from Windsor, Osceola and others...plus arrests from Osceola, Warrensburg and others as well.
 

9/22-BUSINESS LICENSE REVOKED(MONDAY UPDATE)


The Clinton City Council held a special meeting Friday at the request of a business owner, however that business owner did not show up to this meeting...and the license to do business in the City of Clinton has been revoked...and they must close their doors immediately.

9/22-Warsaw Man Drowns


This occurred in Carter Co. on Sat.

9/22-From the Brownfield Network


National Farm Safety and Health Week
Posted September 21, 2014 by Dave Russell

Since President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the first National Farm Safety Week proclamation in 1944, National Farm Safety and Health Week has been recognized by Presidential proclamation from every President since then.
 

9/22-Historian and Former Inmate...


troopers recall MO Penitentiary riot of 1954

MONet  September 22, 2014 By Mike Lear

60 years ago the prison that had helped Jefferson City to remain the state’s capital city threatened to turn on the town.

9/22-The MO Dept. of Transportation Needs...


shovelers (AUDIO)

MONet  September 22, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Summer leaves us at 9:29 tonight. But the Missouri Department of Transportation already is thinking a season ahead.

9/22-State Supreme Court Sets...


execution date for triple-murderer Mark Christeson

MONet  September 19, 2014 By Mike Lear

The state Supreme Court has set a date for the execution of convicted murderer Mark Christeson.

9/19-Road Work in Henry Co. Postponed


Henry County Route P Road-Rebuilding
Project Postponed Until 2015

9/19-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 23 year old from Clinton.

9/19-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 18, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 19, 2014

9/19-Guardian of Small Business


NFIB Honors Senator Blunt With ‘Guardian Of Small Business’ Award

9/19-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Friday, September 19
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/19-Collecting Food


RSVP Collects 26 Pounds of Food for 9/11 Day of Service
 

9/19-Reviewing the MO Lottery


Review of Missouri Lottery operations identifies areas for improvement, Gov. Nixon says
 
Gov. Nixon makes four appointments to State Lottery Commission

9/19-Court Rejects Challenge


A Missouri appeals court has rejected a challenge to a November ballot proposal requiring teachers to be evaluated based on student performance. 
 

9/19-Help With Health Insurance


By Kaye Fair, Coordinator of Public Information, Care Connection For Aging Services

For the second straight year, Care Connection for Aging Services will provide local professionals to help people understand the Health Insurance Marketplace.

 

9/19-Become a Dispatcher in St. Clair Co.


Applications being accepted for dispatchers

9/19-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


One accident and three arrests, including one from Clinton.

9/19-Possible Homicide in Camden Co.


The body was found floating in the Lake of the Ozarks.

9/19-From the Brownfield Network


President wants a plan to deal with antibiotic resistance, plus one other story.
 

9/19-MU Professor Calls Findings...


of UC-Davis autism study exciting

MONet  September 19, 2014 By Mike Lear

A University of Missouri professor says he’s excited by the findings of a University of California-Davis study that reinforces the need to detect and treat autism spectrum disorder as early as possible.

9/19-New Words Will Cost...


Missouri counties thousands (AUDIO)

MONet  September 19, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Twenty-one words are going to cost Missouri Counties tens of thousands of dollars.
 

9/19-Former Tipton Football Player...


to be featured in Time Magazine article under the headline “Is Football Worth It?”

MONet  September 18, 2014 By Bill Pollock

The town of Tipton, Missouri is approaching the one year anniversary of that fateful Halloween night when a routine tackle took a sudden turn towards tragedy.
 

9/19-Incoming House Speaker...


on mandating body cameras for police in Missouri

MONet  September 18, 2014 By Mike Lear

The anticipated next leader of the Missouri House has reservations about mandating body cameras for all police in the state.
 

9/19-Gov. Nixon Announces...


new community outreach office after Ferguson criticism

MONet  September 18, 2014 By Mike Lear

Governor Jay Nixon has announced the creation of a new office that he says will work with Missourians and help find “policy solutions for challenges facing low-income and minority communities.”

9/18-Office of Comm. Engagement


Gov. Nixon announces creation of Office of Community Engagement
Effort will engage with Missourians and help inform policy solutions for challenges facing low-income and minority communities

9/18-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
TUESDAY SEPT, 16 2014, 23rd DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

The Henry County Commission met pursuant to adjournment at the courthouse in Clinton, Missouri.

9/18-Rich Hill Man is New Commissioner


Gov. Nixon appoints Rich Hill businessman as new Bates County Southern District Commissioner

9/18-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 31 year old from Clinton.

9/18-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 17, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 18, 2014

9/18-Ranking Missouri's Roads


Los Angeles (September 18, 2014) - Missouri ranks 12th in the nation in overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness in the latest Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation.

9/18-Cutting Business Fees


Kander Announces Plan to Cut Business Fees to Lowest in Nation
Will Push for Legislation to Help Make Missouri Best State in the U.S. to Start a Business

9/18-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, September 18
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/18-Suspects' Names Released


The following individuals were arrested in connection with the two robberies that occurred shortly after midnight Wed.

9/18-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Five injuries in St. Clair Co., plus two others...and two arrests.
 

9/18-From the Brownfield Network


Ag groups push for tax extenders, plus two other stories.

 

9/18-Two Lawmakers Want...


to mandate body cameras for Missouri law enforcement

MONet  September 18, 2014 By Mike Lear

Two House members say they will ask the legislature to consider making body cameras mandatory for every law enforcement officer in the state.
 

9/18-Group Pushes...


mandatory civics test (AUDIO)

MONet  September 18, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A bipartisan group has launched an effort to make sure Missouri’s high school graduates know as much about their country and its system of government as immigrants know when they become citizens.

9/17-Arrests Made in Warrensburg


Date: September 17, 2014
10:25AM ---Update to Original Press Release
Four additional robbery suspects have been taken into custody and are in the process of being booked at the Warrensburg Police Department on first degree armed robbery and assault charges.

9/17-Angels in Adoption


Senator Blunt Honors 2014 Missouri ‘Angels In Adoption’

9/17-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 28 year old from Clinton.

9/17-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 16, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 17, 2014

9/17-The Safety of Vehicles and Highways


McCaskill Challenges Top Safety Regulator on Whether
Agency is Functioning as an Effective ‘cop on the beat’
Senator examines ‘serious deficiencies’ in oversight of vehicle and highway safety at Consumer Protection hearing;
McCaskill: ‘why you cannot take a measure of responsibility… has frankly got us scratching our heads’
 

9/17-Improving Conservation on Ag. Lands


USDA Awards Funds to Improve Conservation on Agricultural Lands

 

9/17-School Bus Into Ditch


At approximately 6:55 a.m. Clinton School District officials were notified that a school bus transporting 25 Clinton School District students was in a ditch. A school administrator on his way to school was first on the scene.

9/17-Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 11, 2014, 22nd DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

9/17-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, September 17
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

9/17-Jobs and the State of MO


DED releases August 2014 Jobs Report

9/17-Fire at the Sherwood School


CREIGHTON, Mo. — Students and staff were forced to evacuate from Sherwood Cass R-8 on Tuesday afternoon for a fire.

9/17-Clinton City Council Meets


The Clinton City Council met in regular session Tuesday night for the second time in Sept.

9/17-Hospital and Emergency Room Closed


OSCEOLA, Mo. - Sac-Osage Hospital will no longer keep patients for overnight stays or treat patients who need emergency care.  The hospital and its emergency room officially closed on Monday after 45 years on the hill next to Missouri 13.
 

9/17-Workshop Held in Clinton


By Bonnie Townsend, President, HCEDC, Inc.

The Henry County Economic Development Council, Inc. and the University of Missouri Extension jointly hosted a Cultural Arts and Heritage Workshop at the DeLozier Building in Clinton on Sept. 9.

9/17-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury from Knob Noster and two from Kansas.

9/17-Ending Gay Marriage Ban Would Be...


economic boost (AUDIO)

MONet  September 17, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A study done at the UCLA law school says Missouri could get an economic boost if it lets some people get married.
 

9/17-MO Leg. Committee to Look at...


Missouri Legislative committee to look at Water Patrol training, financials(two stories)

MONet  September 16, 2014 By Mike Lear

A bipartisan State House Committee has been formed that will investigate the state Highway Patrol’s Water Patrol Division.

9/17-GMC Adding...


750 jobs to Wentzville plant

MONet  September 16, 2014 By Mike Lear

General Motors will add a third shift to its plant in Wentzville to make pickups and vans, adding 750 new jobs beginning early next year.
 

9/17-One Mo Lawmaker Calls...


Ed Commissioner retirement an “opportunity”

MONet  September 16, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri’s education commissioner has announced her retirement at the end of this year.
 

9/16-It Can Wait


For the second year in a row, the Missouri Press Association (MPA), local Missouri newspapers, and AT&T are joining together to host an It Can Wait editorial contest to raise awareness about the dangers of texting while driving.

9/16-A Different Kind of Deer Season


New State Farm® data shows odds Missouri drivers will collide with a deer are declining

 

9/16-CHS Alumni Assoc. BBQ Set For Oct. 3rd


The Clinton High School Alumni Association will have their annual tailgate BBQ before the homecoming football game on Friday, October 3.

9/16-Eight Keys to Veterans' Success


SFCC supports ‘8 Keys to Veterans’ Success’ initiative
SEDALIA—State Fair Community College has been added to the list of colleges and universities that have affirmed commitment to the U.S. Department of Education and Veterans Affairs’ “8 Keys to Veterans’ Success” (8 Keys).
 

9/15-Flu Shots Available


The Henry County Health Center has flu shots available for anyone 6 months to 64 years of age.  Appointments for children are preferred but adult walk-ins are welcome.  Please call ahead at 660-885-8193 to check for nurse availability.

9/15-A 'Bright Future' for CHS Students


BRIGHT FUTURES COMMUNITY
KICKOFF BREAKFAST

On Friday, September 12, 2014 interested community members turned out for breakfast at the First Baptist Church multi-purpose room for the Bright Futures Clinton Community Kickoff Breakfast.

9/11-It's a SNAP


By Kaye Fair, Public Information Coordinator

Do you or someone you know have a difficult time making ends meet, especially when it comes to your grocery bills?

9/10-Driving and the Fall Season


Fall Brings Changing Weather And Possible Flash Flooding

 

9/10-Show Me Child Care Provider Search


Show Me Child Care Provider Search
 
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Section for Child Care Regulation (SCCR) is responsible for inspecting regulated child care facilities in Missouri. 

9/9-The Power to Save Lives


New app puts power to help save lives in hands of blood donors
New Red Cross Blood Donor App offers features that make it simple, convenient and even more rewarding to give blood

(Sept. 9, 2014) — The American Red Cross is launching a first-of-its kind Blood Donor App today that puts the power to save lives in the palm of your hand.

9/8-Honor Flight to Take Off Again


Central Missouri Honor Flight Announces Special Tribute Honor Flight for Vietnam Veterans

8/19-Bring Back the Bricks!!


Cardinal Stadium Walkway
Bringing Back the Original 1952 Field House Bricks
Limited Number of Bricks Available

8/19-Onsite Septic Operation...


and Maintenance Manual now Available

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Speakout is a public affairs program that airs Monday - Thursday on 95.3 FM at 9:40am and again on 1280 AM at 12:15pm.  You can also listen when you want...on demand.  Each weekday show is saved for seven days. Speakout is hosted by KDKD News & Public Affairs Director, David Lee.  


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