Local and Regional News


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that business owner did not show up to this meeting...and the license to do business in the City of Clinton has been revoked...and they must close their doors immediately.

9/19-Comprehensive Plan Meeting Coming Up

Dear Community Member,
                Approximately one year ago, we began the process to update the Clinton Comprehensive Plan. 

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-SPEAKOUT 9/22


9/19-Clinton School Board to Meet

Regular Monthly Meeting


9/19-HCSO Report

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


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-SPEAKOUT 9/22-9/25


9/18-HCSO Report

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-City Council to Meet About Business License

Friday, September 19th, 2014 @ 5:15 p.m.
Clinton City Hall, 105 East Ohio

9/17-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report

A 28 year old from Clinton.

9/17-HCSO Report

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


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-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report

Two arrests.

9/16-Trying to Keep the TV Companies Honost

Armed with Input from Frustrated Consumers, McCaskill Amendment would
Provide Basic Protections for Cable and Satellite TV Customers
After soliciting personal stories and tips from Missouri consumers, Senator aims for new federal law
surrounding cable, satellite, other pay-TV business practices

9/16-Dismissing Early

Clinton Schools will dismiss early on Friday, September 19th. Dismissal times: CHS – 12:15 p.m.; CMS – 12:15 p.m.; CIS – 12:45 p.m.; and Henry – 12:50 p.m. Lunch will be served. 
Clinton Schools will not be in session on Monday, September 22nd for teacher in-service.

9/16-HCSO Report

Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 15, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 16, 2014

9/16-Takin' Back the Drugs

Drug Take-Back Collection Coming September 27th!
Ashland, Missouri – September 16, 2014 – The Missouri Rural Water Association (MRWA) reminds everyone to participate in the Saturday, September 27th, Drug Take-Back event.

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-Cybersecurity Risks in MO

Survey Finds Missouri Mid-Sized Investment Advisers Addressing Cybersecurity Risks
Investment Adviser Firms Urged to Take Proactive Measures

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-From U.S. Senator McCaskill

A Valuable Tool for Missouri Business
A column by U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill

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).

9/16-From State Senator Emery

Priorities and Perspective
“Put your money where your mouth is.” - This governor contrived for months to expand Medicaid and then cut dozens of budget items that would have had similar impacts.

9/16-Certifying a Ballot Title

Kander Certifies Revised Ballot Title for HJR 90 After Court Rules Against Legislature’s Summary

9/16-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, September 16
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

9/16-More Time to Decide

A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown.

9/16-A+ May Not be What it Used to Be

Thousands of college students may need to find money to pay for college classes that they thought were going to be free.

9/16-Meet the Candidates

A Meet The Candidate Forum, sponsored by the Henry County Farm Bureau, will be held Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Rotary Building, northwest corner of the Clinton Square.

9/16-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP

Three injuries and one arrest from West-Central MO.

9/16-From the Brownfield Network

Missouri’s corn harvest is 12 percent done, plus four other stories.


9/16-Researchers Link...

gene clusters to Schizophrenia (AUDIO)

MONet  September 16, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Ground-breaking research at Washington University points to a major change in understanding  and eventually treating or preventing the disorder.

9/16-MO Ed. Commissioner...

announces retirement

MONet  September 15, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri’s Commissioner of Education has announced her retirement. Chris Nicastro will retire at the end of this year, having been Commissioner for five years.

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-Who Owns Henry Co.?

Press Release for Henry County 2014 Plat Book

9/15-Recount Results

Kander Announces Recount Results for Constitutional Amendment 1

9/15-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report

Two arrests, both are Clinton residents.

9/15-HCSO Report and Special Release

Drug Investigations continue

Press Release

On Sunday, September 14, 2014 just after 9:30 p.m. a search warrant was executed at 559 NW 4th Street (Garland area) in regards to drug activity.

9/15-Wind Energy in MO

Labor, Environmental Leaders Back Wind Energy Transmission Line
Kansas City, MO – A plan to build a power transmission line to bring wind energy to Missouri is earning high marks, both from environmentalists and labor leaders who say the project will carry jobs as well as clean energy to the state.

9/15-Fees Will Be Waived

Army Corps of Engineers waives fees on National Public Lands Day, Sept. 27
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees at its more than 2,200 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide in recognition of National Public Lands Day on Sept. 27.

9/15-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT Road Report for Monday, September 15
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

9/15-From State Rep. Brown

Marathon Veto Session Produces Positive Results

9/15-From U.S. Rep. Hartzler

View From the Capitol
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's Newsletter for the Week of September 8-12, 2014

9/15-Kander Celebrates National Library Card Sign-Up Month

Jefferson City, Mo. — Secretary of State Jason Kander is encouraging Missouri families to celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month by getting a library card for the start of the new school year.

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


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.

9/15-Records Released From Drowning

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Newly released records show that a Missouri Highway Patrol trooper expressed concerns in a call to a supervisor that he might have made mistakes after an Iowa man drowned in custody.

9/15-Butler Man Arrested

On 09-10-2014 The Bates County Sheriffs Office arrested Joseph F. Anderson DOB 06-04-1978 of Butler, Missouri after a search warrant served on his residence at 302 South Olive in Butler.

9/15-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Sept. 8-14, 2014

    St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office deputies were busy with a variety of calls for service during the week of Sept. 8-14.

9/15-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP

Three injuries in West-Central MO over the weekend and arrests include four from Clinton.

9/15-From the Brownfield Network

Mother Nature wreaks havoc on Missouri farm, plus five other stories.


9/15-Both Sides of the Aisle...

critical of Nixon (AUDIO)

MONet  September 15, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A common saying at the state Capitol is that “The Governor proposes; the legislature disposes.” Legislators from both sides of the aisle are growing more publicly disenchanted with Governor Nixon’s follow up on his proposals.

9/15-Former Staff Remember...

Missouri State Penitentiary, closed ten years today

MONet  September 15, 2014 By Mike Lear

It’s been ten years ago, Monday, that Missouri closed down its historic state prison.

9/15-New to the Hall

Suffragist Virginia Minor joins Hall of Famous Missourians

MONet  September 13, 2014 By Mike Lear

The latest inductee into the Hall of Famous Missourians is actually a Virginia native, who became famous while living in St. Louis and fighting for the right to vote for women.

9/15-Gov. Nixon Announces...

new releases, restrictions of money in Missouri budget

MONet  September 12, 2014 By Mike Lear
Governor Jay Nixon has released another $22-million dollars of the money he had been withholding in the state budget, while announcing new withholdings of more than $54-million dollars, in part, tied to the cuts he had made in the budget that the legislature overturned this week.

9/12-HCSO Report

Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477

9/12-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Friday, September 12
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

9/12-Henry County Commission Met




9/12-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP

Crash Report Details
Crash Information

Investigated By

9/12-Tax Reform Proposed for Missouri

Comprehensive Missouri tax reform proposed for ’15

September 12, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A state senator whose package of tax breaks was vetoed by Governor Jay Nixon has a bigger goal than trying to get the veto overridden.


9/12-Veto Session a Good Lesson for Voters

Amendment 10 sponsor says Missouri veto session a good lesson for voters

September 12, 2014 By Mike Lear

One backer of a proposed change to the state Constitution hopes Missouri voters were paying attention during this week’s veto session.

9/11-No Opposition? No Problem

Small Missouri towns could soon have a way to cancel local elections that lack competition.

9/11-Paying Less For Your Phone

If you live in Missouri, your phone will drop a few pennies.

9/11-Talking Mental Health in Clinton

OSCEOLA, Mo. – Hospice Compassus is pleased to host Mary Sharp, an internationally respected consultant to caregivers of people who have dementia. Her presentations have been standing-room-only in places like New York City, Dallas, Seattle, and Southern Missouri. 

9/11-Clinton Police Department Arrest Report

Two 23 year olds from Clinton.

9/11-HCSO Report

Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 10, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 11, 2014

9/11-From the Missouri Bar

Missouri Bar 2014-15 Board of Governors Elects Officers
St. Louis Attorney Reuben Shelton Elected Missouri Bar President

9/11-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, September 11
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

9/11-Abortion and the State of MO

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri lawmakers overrode a veto to enact one of the nation's longest abortion waiting periods.

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?

9/11-Vehicle Pursuit Goes Through Bates Co.

On 9/10/2014 at approximately 1230 A.M. the Bates County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the Adrian Police Department about a vehicle that was failing to yield for their Patrol Officer.

9/11-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff''s Dept.

Two warrant arrests

9/11-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP

An injury from Butler and no arrests of West-Central MO residents.

9/11-From the Brownfield Network

Groups want chlorpyrifos banned, plus three other stories for the Show-Me State.

9/11-Missouri's Veto Session(four stories)

Ferguson, child abuse, abortion highlighted in first hours of MO veto session


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. 

9/10-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report

Three arrests, two from Clinton.

9/10-Protecting Waters of the U.S.

Congresswoman Hartzler and House approve Waters of the U.S. Regulatory Overreach Protection Act

9/10-HCSO Report

Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 9, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 10, 2014

9/10-National Child Passenger Safety Week

Sept. 14 -20.
Is Your Child in the right safety seat?
JEFFERSON CITY, MO – How certain are you that your child is the safest they can be while riding in the car?

9/10-Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


9/10-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, September 10
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

9/10-Pistol-Packing Teachers?

Missouri Republicans are clashing again with Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon on guns, as lawmakers approach a Wednesday vote that could overturn his veto of legislation allowing teachers to bring firearms to school and other residents to carry them openly in public.

9/10-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Dept.

Three arrested on warrants, plus a drug take-back day is coming up.

9/10-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP

A fatality and an injury from Warrensburg and an arrest from Belton.

9/10-From the Brownfield Network

House moves to halt WOTUS, plus two other stories.


9/10-MO Carries Out Execution(two stories)

...of Earl Ringo, Junior

MONet  September 10, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri has carried out the execution of Earl Ringo, Junior by lethal injection.  He was pronounced dead at 12:31 a.m.

9/10-Whether MO Legislature Can...

overturn budget vetoes called into question

MONet  September 9, 2014 By Mike Lear

The state Attorney General’s Office has cast doubt upon whether the legislature can override Governor Jay Nixon’s cuts to the current year’s budget, but lawmakers say they’re going to move ahead as if they can.

9/10-Hearings Start on...

militarization of police (AUDIO)

MONet  September 9, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A month after the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson raised questions about the militarization of police, the Senate Homeland Security Committee has started questioning federal agencies providing equipment to those departments.

9/10-MO Legislature toTarget...

about 50 budget cuts for veto overrides

MONet  September 9, 2014 By Mike Lear

The state legislature’s budget leaders say they have identified about 50 items that Governor Jay Nixon cut from the state’s current operating budget that they will recommend for veto override attempts.

9/9-Trying to Block Those Calls

AG Koster leads call for FCC to allow phone companies to block telemarketing calls

9/9-HCSO Report and Special Press Release



Drug Search Warrant Executed in Clinton on Monday Evening

9/9-Benefitting Wildlife and Outdoor Recreation

USDA Provides $328 Million to Conserve Wetlands and Farmland, Boost Economy

9/9-Missouri Using Technology

Missouri among the Top Three states in the nation for state’s use of technology
Better services for citizens and improved operations help Missouri move up in rankings

9/9-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, September 9
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

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.

9/9-EPA Seeks Feedback

...from the Public on Proposed Label Options for Safer Products


9/9-Pathways to Merge

By Jacob Kirn
St. Louis Business Journal

Crider Health Center and Pathways Community Behavioral Healthcare will merge, the nonprofits have announced.

9/9-Stabbing Near Butler

On September 7, 2014 Bates County Deputies responded to a residence just outside of Butler, in reference to a stabbing that had occurred. The victim had been stabbed in the leg. The Injury to the victim was not life threatening.

9/9-Arrests in Bates Co.

Three arrests from the Bates Co. Sheriff's Dept.



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

No accidents, but three arrests...from Cole Camp, Hume and Henry Co.

9/9-Statement About Drowning

Statement From Colonel Ronald K. Replogle, Superintendent Of The Missouri State Highway Patrol, Regarding The Brandon Ellingson Drowning

9/9-From the Brownfield Network

Concerns about ear rot in corn, plus one other story.


9/9-MO Seventh In...

men killing women (AuDIO)

MONet  September 9, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A new study says Missouri is one of the worst states for women being murdered by men.

9/9-MO Lawmaker's Challenge Of...

contraceptive mandate continues

MONet  September 8, 2014 By Mike Lear

A case filed by a Missouri lawmaker challenging the requirement that his state-sponsored insurance plan provide birth control coverage has been heard in a federal appeals court in St. Louis.

9/9-Prosecutor: No Charges In...

Lake of the Ozarks drowning while in custody case

MONet  September 8, 2014 By Mike Lear

A special prosecutor says no charges will be filed against a Missouri trooper in connection with the drowning death of an Iowa man at the Lake of the Ozarks in May.

9/9-Auditor: Gov Nixon Violated...

Constitution with 11-12 withholdings, no new lawsuit yet

MONet  September 8, 2014 By Mike Lear

The State Auditor’s Office says Governor Jay Nixon violated the state Constitution when he withheld money in the Fiscal Year 2012 budget because the state brought in more revenue than needed to support that budget.

9/8-GVMH Rehab to Hold Medical Equipment Drive

To celebrate National Rehab Week, GVMH Rehab and Wellness wants to give back to our community.

9/8-Money For Food

Department of Economic Development awards more than $1 million to Missouri food banks and food pantries

9/8-Harrisonville and Warsaw Recognized by Gov. Nixon

Gov. Nixon recognizes Missouri businesses, organizations and economic development leaders at 2014 Governor’s Conference on Economic Development

9/8-Getting and/or Staying Connected

Low-income consumers in CenturyLink service areas may qualify for telephone and high-speed Internet assistance programs
National Telephone Discount Lifeline Awareness Week is Sept. 8-14

9/8-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report

Nine arrests from the past weekend, only two from Clinton.

9/8-National Child Passenger Safety Week

The Missouri State Highway Patrol joins the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Ad Council, and other safety advocates to commemorate National Child Passenger Safety Week (September 14-20, 2014).

9/8-HCSO Report

Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
September 5, 2014 0700 a.m.- September 8, 2014

9/8-Are You Prepared?

Energizer Survey Shows Only 38 Percent of American Households Keep an Emergency Kit at Home for Severe Weather

Energizer provides tips to consumers to take action during National Preparedness Month


9/8-Volunteers Needed to Make Tax Time Less Taxing

Kansas City, MO – Though tax season is still several months away, volunteers are being sought now to meet the growing needs of the nation's largest free tax preparation service.

9/8-Honor Flight to Take Off Again

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

9/8-Area Road and Bridge Work

MoDOT Road Report for Sunday, September 7
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

9/8-Virus is Responsible

(CNN) - A respiratory virus is sending hundreds of children to hospitals in Missouri and possibly throughout the Midwest and beyond, officials say.

9/8-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office(weekly report)

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Sept. 1-7, 2014

    St. Clair County Sheriff Scott Keeler said deputies took several reports regarding property damage and stealing during the week of Sept. 1-7.

9/8-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP

Two injuries from Sedalia and one from Hughesville, plus arrests from Edwards, Warrensburg and others.

9/8-From the Brownfield Network

Sudden Death Syndrome an issue this year, plus one other story.


9/8-MO Workers' Comp Costs...

projected to fall next year

MONet  September 8, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri businesses could pay less for workers’ compensation insurance premiums next year.

9/8-Ferguson and the Police(three stories)

“Lessons from Ferguson” – Missouri journalists review, recap coverage


9/5-The City of Clinton Needs You to Vote!

Online voting for the Vision Statement for the Comprehensive Plan is now available at www.clintonmo.com.  

8/25-MoDOT Express Lane

The most recent edition of MoDOT’s Express Lane Newsletter is available on our website. Click on the link to view this month’s headlines.

8/21-Update on Road Work in Henry Co.

Road-Rebuilding Project to CLOSE Henry County Route P
In Two Phases, Tentatively Starting Week of Sept. 2
Project is being postponed due to construction delays.

8/21-MPACT Missouri

Our mission is to empower families to advocate for themselves so that children with special educational needs can reach their full potential in education and life - through support, training, and education.

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

8/11-The Gov. May Want YOUR Tree!

Wanted: Governor's Christmas Tree
Candidate trees must be nominated by Sept. 30.

5/23-Recertification Training

Central Missouri Police Academy to Offer POST Recertification Training
WARRENSBURG, MO (May 20, 2014) – The Central Missouri Police Academy at the University of Central Missouri, in cooperation with Midwest Police Consultants LLC and the Clinton Police Department, is offering 27 hours of POST-approved continuing education credit.

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