Local and Regional News

10/30-Investor Alert


Kander Issues Investor Alert Urging Missourians to Take Steps to Protect their Identities Online
 
 

10/30-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 17 year old from Clinton.

10/30-MoDOT Prepares for Winter


...With Statewide Drill
 
JEFFERSON CITY – Snow is not in the local forecast yet, but the Missouri Department of Transportation wants to be ready when winter weather is here. To prepare, MoDOT will test its readiness for the upcoming winter season with a statewide drill on Nov. 5.

10/30-SPEAKOUT 11/3-11/6


OUR PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM 'SPEAKOUT' CAN BE HEARD ONCE AGAIN THIS MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. OUR GUEST ON MONDAY WILL BE FROM THE CITY OF CLINTON...TUESDAY, IT'S THE CLINTON POLICE DEPT...HENRY CO. PROSECUTOR RICHARD SHIELDS ON WED...AND WE'LL TALK ABOUT THE COMMUNITY CAFE ON THURSDAY.

10/30-HCSO Report/Arrests


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

10/30-Saving On Your Energy Bill


As temperatures drop and days get shorter, you may be fearing the impending winter season based on last year's unusually frigid weather. Luckily, a recent forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) expects temperatures to be warmer this season compared to last winter.

10/30-Seeking Volunteers During Tax Season


AARP FOUNDATION SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR FREE TAX ASSISTANCE AND PREPARATION PROGRAM

10/30-Farm Bill Meetings Coming Up


Missouri FSA and University of Missouri Extension Host
Regional Farm Bill Meetings in November

10/30-Area Road and Bridge Work


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

10/30-'High Dose' is Now 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. 

The Henry County Health Center now has high dose flu vaccine available for ages 65 and older.
 
 

10/30-Looking for Dispatchers


Applications being accepted for dispatchers

10/30-Area Injuries and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Deepwater and others plus an arrest from Holden.

10/30-Grand Jury Leakers Need To...


‘shut up’

MONet  October 30, 2014 by Mike Lear

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says whoever has been leaking information from the grand jury investigation of the Michael Brown shooting needs to “shut up.”

10/30-MoDOT Looking For...


potentially deadly guardrails (AUDIO)

MONet  October 30, 2014 by Bob Priddy

The state Transportation Department has started looking at all of its guardrails to see if the ends have a manufacturing flaw that can turn them into spears.

10/30-NY Times Explores...


relationship between Missouri AG Koster, lobbyists

MONet  October 29, 2014 by Mike Lear

A New York Times investigation into the lobbying of Attorneys General has focused a great deal on Missouri’s Attorney General.

10/30-Nearly 200 Apply...


in one week for Ferguson Commission

MONet  October 29, 2014 by Mike Lear

The response to Governor Jay Nixon’s call for the formation of a Ferguson Commission has been strong.

10/30-From the Brownfield Network


Another questionable dairy study, plus five other stories.
 

10/29-Elections, Integrity and MO


Kander Establishes Elections Integrity Task Force

10/29-Deadlines Extended


USDA Extends Dairy Margin Protection Program Deadlines
Enrollment Continues Through Dec. 5; Comments Accepted Until Dec. 15

10/29-From Green to White


MoDOT Prepares for Winter’s Big Game
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – MoDOT’s championship team is getting ready for the big snow season as the Royals wrap up their stellar season on the baseball diamond. Soon the fields will turn from green to white, and MoDOT’s crews will be out pushing snow from the highways.

10/29-Road Work in St. Clair Co.


St. Clair County Route AA CLOSED

On Oct. 30 for Tree Removal

10/29-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office


Warrant arrests

10/29-From the Henry Co. Health Dept.


Latest tips, news, updates and more.

10/29-SPEAKOUT 10/30


DAVID LEE'S GUEST ON SPEAKOUT ON THURSDAY WILL BE AGENT KEVIN DIXON WITH THE MO DEPT. OF CONSERVATION'S CLINTON OFFICE. 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.
 

10/29-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Two arrests, including one from Clinton.

10/29-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 28, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 29, 2014

10/29-Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
THURSDAY OCTOBER 23, 2014, 7th DAY OF THE OCTOBER 2014 TERM
The Henry County Commission met pursuant to adjournment at the courthouse in Clinton, Missouri.

10/29-Clinton School Board Meets


Board of Education Meeting
October 27, 2014

The closed session meeting was called to order at 6:00 pm by Board President Dave Garnett.

The regular meeting was called to order at 6:57 pm by Board President Dave Garnett.

10/29-It's the MOST


State Treasurer Clint Zweifel presents Jefferson City student with a $1,500 MOST account
More than 200 students entered the MOST 529 College Savings Month Poster Contest

10/29-Wanting You to Vote No


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A teachers' union has poured an additional $500,000 into a campaign to defeat a Missouri ballot measure that seeks to link teachers' jobs to student performance.

10/29-Area Road and Bridge Work


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

10/29-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Cole Camp and Belton and arrests from Clinton, Garden City and others.
 

10/29-US Supreme Court...


stays execution of Missouri inmate Christeson (AUDIO)

MONet  October 29, 2014 by Bob Priddy

The United States Supreme Court has blocked the execution of condemned triple-killer Mark Christeson less than three hours before he was to die.

10/29-'Show Me' Your MO Inspired...


movie or television pilot script

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Kyle Loethen

The Missouri Film Office is co-sponsoring a new event with the Missouri Motion Media Association in an effort to promote the growth of the film and television industry within Missouri. 

10/29-New Group Seeks...


clemency for 14 women in Missouri prisons

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Mike Lear

A new group is asking Governor Jay Nixon to grant clemency to 14 women in state prison.

10/29-After Criticism, New Process...


announced to select MO Ed Commissioner

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Mike Lear

The Department of Education has released the process it will use for finding a new Education Commissioner to take the place of Chris Nicastro, who is retiring.

10/29-Bacteria Causes Recall...


...of several brands of baby wipes

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Mike Lear

A company that makes baby wipes sold under multiple brand names and in multiple stores has issued a recall because some packages may contain bacteria.

10/29-From the Brownfield Network


Farm Bureau releases results of ‘Big Data’ survey, plus two other stories
 

10/28-Search Continues in St. Clair Co. Area


Search continues for missing man from rural Appleton City

10/28-Have a Safe Halloween


Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, encourages everyone to plan ahead on Halloween. Safety is an important part of a fun Halloween.

10/28-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Three arrests, two from Clinton.

10/28-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 27, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 28, 2014

10/28-World Stroke Day


Women face higher stroke rates than men
On World Stroke Day, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association urges everyone to learn the signs of stroke.

10/28-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, October 28
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

10/28-Emergency Operations Center


The City of Clinton and Henry County officials have signed a memorandum of understanding between the two entities for the use, control, and maintenance of the emergency operations center located in the city of Clinton. 

10/28-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Dept.


St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Oct. 20-27, 2014


     St. Clair County Sheriff Office deputies took a variety of calls for service from Oct. 20-27. Sheriff Scott Keeler said deputies made warrant arrests, assisted in the search for a missing man, took reports of stealing, property damage and burglary.

10/28-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


One injury in Cass Co.

10/28-Challenges to Creating...


Missouri education standards outlined

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Mike Lear

Some members of the working groups trying to come up with new education standards for Missouri schools tell the state Board of Education there are still some disagreements on the best way for them to work.

10/28-Study Says MO Govt...


discriminates (AUDIO)

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Bob Priddy

A lengthy study concludes discrimination on the basis of race or gender continues in state government’s choice of companies getting contracts with the state.

10/28-Details Today On...


search for Missouri Education Commissioner(two stories)

MONet  October 28, 2014 by Mike Lear

The State Board of Education will speak publicly today about its search for a new Education Commissioner to replace Chris Nicastro, who is retiring.

10/27-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Plenty of weekend arrests, including seven from Clinton.

10/27-Watch Out For Those Not Watching Out!


Halloween is a Dangerous Night for Impaired Driving
 
JEFFERSON CITY – From downtown costume parties to back road bonfires, many celebrations will likely include alcohol.

10/27-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 24, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 27, 2014

10/27-Another Succesful Blood Drive


JOHN R. MANSFIELD MEMORIAL
BLOOD DRIVE RESULTS

The Red Cross Blood Drive Coordinating Committee at the First Presbyterian Church in Clinton announces that 122 units of blood were collected over the two day drive on October 23 and October 24.

10/27-Make A Difference


MO Helps "Make a Difference" Through Service
Thousands Volunteer for Day of Service
 

10/27-Benton Co. Agent Honored


MDC agent receives top honor from 16-state association

10/27-Area Road and Bridge Work


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

10/27-From U.S. Rep. Hartzler


View From the Capitol – Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler’s Newsletter for the Week of October 20-24, 2014

10/27-Happy in MO


Happiness is one of those things like love, inner peace, or contentment that you can’t quite measure, but you just know when you feel it. Right?

10/27-Waiving Day Use Fees


Army Corps of Engineers waives day use fees at recreation areas on Veterans Day
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees for veterans, active and reserve component service members, and their families at the more than 2,200 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on Veterans Day, November 11.

10/27-Troopers and Their Training


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri State Highway Patrol records raise questions about the training that a trooper received before a suspect drowned while in custody.

10/27-Search Continues for Appleton City Man


The search continues for Dale Miller, 78, Appleton City, after he walked away from his residence on NW 400 Road at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 25.

10/27-Coffee with the Sheriff


Coffee with the Sheriff to be held in Appleton City Nov. 13

10/27-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Osceola, Warrensburg and others plus arrests from Sedalia.

10/27-Lawyers, Judges Seek...


stay for Missouri inmate Christenson (AUDIO)

MONet  October 27, 2014 by Bob Priddy

A national group that says it tries to reach consensus on difficult constituional issues, and a numberr of former state and appellate judges warn that the execution of Mark Christensen tomorrow night would “cast a pall’ over the judicial process.

10/27-MO House Races...


headline next week’s election

MONet  October 27, 2014 by Mike Lear

With no contested statewide races up next week, the key question in the general election is whether Republicans can maintain their state legislative supermajorities.

10/27-From the Brownfield Network


Dairy MPP sign-up deadline November 28, plus other stories.
 

10/24-Felony Arrest


Osceola man arrested on felony no bond parole violation warrant

10/24-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 23 year old from Clinton.

10/24-Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI OCTOBER 16th and 21st.

10/24-HCSO Report/Arrests


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

10/24-Water Standards in MO


(Lenexa, Kan., October 23, 2014) – EPA Region 7 has issued its decision letter to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) on the State of Missouri’s proposed new and revised Water Quality Standards.

10/24-Area Road and Bridge Work


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

10/24-Just Not Making the Grade


Report: MO Not Making The Grade For Energy Efficiency
Columbia, MO - A new ranking of states based on an energy efficiency scorecard puts Missouri near the bottom, but environmental advocates say the good news is that there is plenty of room for improvement.

10/24-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Warsaw, Warrensburg and others plus arrests from Warsaw and Belton.

10/24-Autopsy of St. Louis Teen...


claimed to support two versions of shooting

MONet  October 24, 2014 by Mike Lear

Two sides say a private autopsy of the 18-year-old teen fatally shot by an off-duty St. Louis Police officer October 8 backs up their positions.

10/24-Real Time Intelligence Center


MONet  October 24, 2014 by Bob Priddy

The St. Louis Police Department’s proposal to set up an extensive city-wide surveillance system has been called “disturbing” by the American Civil Liberties Union.
 

10/23-More Jobs for KC


XPO Logistics opens in Kansas City, will create up to 125 new jobs, Gov. Nixon announces
 
Leading transportation logistics company invests $1.2 million to open new logistics center in Missouri

10/23-Stolen Truck


Report of truck stolen at Pilot

On Oct. 23, a St. Clair County deputy responded to Pilot truck stop, Collins, in reference to a stolen motor vehicle.

10/23-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 25 year old from Creighton.

10/23-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 22, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 23, 2014

10/23-Chase Ends in Cole Camp


On Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at approximately 14:00 hrs, deputies of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office received information that a subject by the name of Timothy Farr was leaving the Ivy bend area of Morgan County and possibly heading to the Cole Camp area of Benton County.

10/23-Hiring of New Commissioner Should be an Open Process


Teachers Urge Open, Transparent, and Inclusive Process in Hiring of Commissioner of Education.

10/23-Made in Rural America


USDA Releases New State-by-State "Made in Rural America" Report

New Data Demonstrates Obama Administration's Record Breaking Investments in Rural America

10/23-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, October 23
 (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

10/23-Returning Unclaimed Property


State Treasurer Clint Zweifel returns $1.2 million of Unclaimed Property in large accounts
Still 71 accounts with $100,000 or more waiting to be claimed

10/23-Heroin Arrest in Bates Co.


On October 22nd 2014 Bates County Narcotics Unit and CNET Drug Task Force conducted an undercover operation at Taco Bell in Butler, Mo.

10/23-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office


Two warrant arrests.

10/23-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


No arrests in West-Central MO but one injury from Raymore.

10/23-Alderman, Justice Dept. Slam...


Michael Brown investigation leaks

MONet  October 23, 2014 by Mike Lear

A stream of evidence in the Michael Brown shooting investigation has been leaking out in recent days, and that’s alarming some St. Louis community leaders.

10/23-State Senators: Is MO Ready...


for Ebola? (AUDIO)

MONet  October 23, 2014 by Bob Priddy

Some state lawmakers want to make sure state agencies have the resources and the authority they need to keep Ebola away from Missouri, or to deal with it if it shows up.
 

10/23-Results of Another...


Michael Brown autopsy released

MONet  October 22, 2014 by Mike Lear

Michael Brown, Junior, was shot in the hand at close range and had been using marijuana, according to the official autopsy report, now obtained and reported on by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

10/23-From the Brownfield Network


NCBA says COOL has to go, plus one other story.
 

10/22-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Arrests from Osceola and Clinton.

10/22-Saving For Retirement


Kander Marks National Save for Retirement Week

10/22-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 21, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 22, 2014

10/22-SFCC and WAFB


...sign memorandum of understanding
SEDALIA—State Fair Community College and Whiteman Air Force Base recently signed another five-year memorandum of understanding enabling the college to offer educational degree programs to Whiteman personnel.

10/22-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Wednesday, October 22
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

10/22-Reporting Dates Coming Up


FSA Reminds Producers of Upcoming Crop Reporting Dates for Forage Crops and Fall-Seeded Small Grains

10/22-Consumers to Receive Payments


AG Koster announces Missouri consumers to receive payments from antitrust settlement with LCD manufacturers

10/22-Guilty Plea in Case Where Body Was Found in Truman Lake


BUFFALO, Mo. - Larry Warner of Springfield, one of three people charged for the death of 15-year-old Khighla Parks of Greene County in September 2012, pleaded guilty last Friday in Dallas County Circuit Court. 

10/22-Man Set on Fire in Warrensburg


A 29-year-old man suffered third- and fourth-degree burns to over 50 percent of his body after someone set him on fire Monday night.

10/22-The Clinton City Council Meets


The Clinton City Council met in regular session last night and excessive rain causing problems around the City seemed to a theme throughout the meeting.

10/22-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Sedalia and arrests from Collins and Belton.

10/22-Former MO Congressman Sees...


Congressional hostilities softening (AUDIO)

MONet  October 22, 2014 by Bob Priddy

A former Missouri Congressman who ran for President twice thinks time is going  will restore Congress to a productive level after several acrimonious years.

10/22-Ebola and Travel


Hartzler and Blunt Respond to DHS Announcement of Travel Restrictions
 
 

10/22-New Commission and an Arrest(two stories)


Nixon: new ‘Ferguson commission’ will seek lessons from unrest and a state senator is arrested.

 

10/22-From the Brownfield Network


Pesticide drift rating available, plus three other stories.
 

10/21-Local Chaplain Recognized


HOSPICE COMPASSUS RECOGNIZES LOCAL CHAPLAIN
Suzanne Lynch Receives National Recognition for Delivery of Superior Spiritual Guidance during National Pastoral Care Week

10/21-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office


Deputies take reports regarding burned vehicles, money vault stolen from COE and burglary at Old Plantation Motel

10/21-Crystal Wagon Award


Senator Blunt Honored For Contribution To Health, Welfare Of Children
Blunt Accepted “Crystal Wagon Award” From Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

10/21-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Two arrests, both are from Clinton.

10/21-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 20, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 21, 2014

10/21-Financial Pressure Rises


...For "Sandwich Generation"

Millions of Americans are shouldering additional responsibility for parents and children; understanding options, including insurance, can reduce stress and save money

10/21-MO State Archives Honored


Kander’s Office Honored with National Medallion Award

10/21-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, October 21
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 
 

10/21-Accident Injures Students


LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — Police in suburban Kansas City say one girl suffered serious injuries and 12 others had minor injuries after a collision involving a school bus carrying a high school volleyball team.

10/21-Weaubleau Man Pleads Guilty


project safe childhood/three missouri men plead guilty to child porn


 

10/21-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office


St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Oct. 10-20, 2014

St. Clair County Sheriff Office deputies took a variety of calls for service from Oct. 10-20. Sheriff Scott Keeler said deputies made five warrant arrests and took reports regarding property damage, physical disturbance, stealing and a dog being shot by an individual.
 

10/21-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Serious injuries from Harrisonville and arrests from Clinton, Adrian and Sedalia.

10/21-MO Social Services Responds to...


claim of ‘horrendous’ Medicaid service

MONet  October 21, 2014 By Mike Lear

State lawmakers want to know what the Department of Social Services is doing to answer the needs of people calling its Medicaid hotline, after hearing about one woman’s runaround.
 

10/21-From the Brownfield Network


Missouri crops behind, plus other stories for the Show-Me State.

10/21-MO Comm. Betterment and West-Central MO


PLEASANT HILL TOPS COMMUNITY BETTERMENT AWARDS
October, 2014


Nineteen communities and 17 individuals were honored at the Missouri Community Betterment (MCB) conference in Columbia. The Awards Banquet was the highlight of the 51st annual conference which assists communities to improve their quality of life.

10/20-Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future


(Lenexa, Kan., October 20, 2014) – United behind a theme of “Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future,” EPA Region 7 is urging parents, teachers and news media representatives to join federal, state and local health and environmental agencies in spreading the message of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 19-25.

10/20-Regional Highway Safety Award Winners Announced


JEFFERSON CITY - Four highway safety statewide award winners and 14 regional award winners were given recognition at the 2014 Blueprint for Safer Roadways Conference held in St. Louis last week.

10/20-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Eleven arrests, nine are from Clinton.

10/20-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
October 17, 2014 0700 a.m.- October 20, 2014

10/20-Conservation Commission Meets


October 2014 Conservation Action
The Conservation Commission met Oct. 16 and 17 at Conservation Department Headquarters in Jefferson City. 

10/20-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Monday, October 20
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

10/20-Trying to Prevent Disease Spreading


Missouri approves tougher rules for captive deer
(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Missouri officials have approved tougher regulations for deer ranchers and hunting preserves in an attempt to prevent the spread of disease.

10/20-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office


Deputies make warrant arrest and take stealing report

10/20-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A fatality from El Dorado Springs, plus injuries from Osceola, Warsaw and others...and arrests from Harrisonville, Cole Camp and others as well.

10/20-MO State Auditor Schweich to Test For...


fat budgets and speeders (AUDIO)

MONet  October 20, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Don’t say state auditor Tom Schweich is going to audit ten Missouri speed traps.

10/20-NY Times Report: Wilson Recounts...


struggle with Brown before shooting

MONet  October 18, 2014 By Mike Lear

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson struggled with Michael Brown in his police SUV before fatally shooting Brown, according to an account in the New York Times.
 

10/20-Ebola and Missouri(two stories)


Missouri health lab can now do preliminary Ebola tests

MONet  October 17, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri now has a lab to conduct preliminary tests for the Ebola virus.
 

10/17-HCSO Report/Arrests


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

10/17-MoDOT Express Lane


MoDOT Allows Overweight Loads of Grain, plus other stories.
 

10/17-Area Road and Bridge Work


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

10/17-Normal in Temps and Precip!?!?


(CNN) -- Oh good, the brutal cold conditions that froze much of the country last winter are unlikely to happen again.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said in its seasonal outlook Thursday that some of those areas east of the Rockies might even see warmer temperatures this time.
 

10/17-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


No accidents but two arrests...from Holden and Urich.

10/17-Exam Stations Closed


Driver Examination Stations —Temporary Closings Within Troop A

The following changes and closings of specific driver examination stations within Troop A will occur in October and November.

10/17-Legislature Asked to...


protect courageous children (AUDIO)

MONet  October 17, 2014 By Bob Priddy

The legislature has been asked to protect courageous children who describe how they’ve been abused.

10/17-MO Hospitals Say...


they’re ready for emergency (Audio)(two stories)

MONet  October 17, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Missouri hospital leaders have been holding their annual emergency preparedness conference this week.

10/17-From the Brownfield Network


Missouri farmer ready to get back in field, plus four other stories.
 

10/16-Flu Shots, Get Your Flu Shots Here


Get your flu shot today
It’s time to get your flu shot, especially if you are older or have chronic health problems. That’s the message from Care Connection for Aging Services, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, and the National Council on Aging.
 

10/16-Fun With Fall Colors


Discover nature with MDC through the fun of fall colors

10/14-Instead of Getting Stuffed, Give Stuffing Mix


At October's Business After Hours, the Clinton Chamber Ambassadors kicked off a food drive for the Samaritan Center. As part of Project Christmas Cheer, the Ambassadors are collecting regular-sized boxes of stuffing mix for the food boxes given to needy families.

10/13-Food Allergies and Halloween


For Halloween, Display a Teal Pumpkin for Food Allergy Awareness
 

10/10-Learning About Missouri's Wetlands


Book reveals Missouri's rich waterfowl and wetland history

10/9-Propane Providers Say Be Prepared!


Missouri Propane Consumers Need to Prepare Early
 
As the winter heating season approaches, the Missouri Propane Education and Research Council is encouraging propane customers to take steps to fill their tanks early to prepare for colder temperatures.

10/7-Dynamic Message Signs


...Raise Awareness for Safe Driving
Put Down Your Phone and Drive – It Can Wait

10/7-Just About Time To Sign Up


Medicare Part D Prescription Coverage Review Time Nears

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

10/7-2015 Natural Events Calendar On Sale


Don’t miss out on next year’s visual feast and the perennial crop of nature notes.
 

10/6-Share the Harvest


MDC and CFM encourage deer hunters to Share the Harvest
Help feed hungry Missourians by sharing your harvest. Funds are available to help cover processing costs.
 

10/1-Watch For Deer!


Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds drivers that deer are more active this time of year, and to please be especially vigilant during evening and early dawn hours.

10/1-Sharing Missouri's Roads...


with deer (AUDIO)

MONet  October 1, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Deer hunters already are in the woods and the corn is coming out of the fields.  The Highway Patrol says that means motorists need to step up their vigilance.
 

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.

9/29-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.

9/25-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.
 

9/24-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.

9/22-Call Before You Dig


THE EMPIRE DISTRICT GAS COMPANY
ENCOURAGES USE OF ONE CALL SYSTEM

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

 

9/15-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.

9/11-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. 

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

Weekly Speakout Programs




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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Monday - Thursday at 9:40am




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