Ash borer doesn't seem to have spread within Missouri

The beetle, which was discovered near Detroit in 2002, was found in Wayne County last year, but it hasn't been found anywhere else in Missouri.

Montana senator proposes fines for going without health insurance

The proposal by Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., also includes tax credits for low-income households and some small employers.

Missouri woman leads police on high speed chase

On Interstate 90, Olive Nightingale, drove faster than 100 mph, according to Montana Highway Patrol. The chase ended when Nightingale's vehicle drove over a set of spikes put in the road by Yellowstone County deputies.

Former Missouri state senator Smith apologizes for lies to FEC

The Republican state senator wrote a letter to family members, friends and other senators to express regret for his involvement in a 2004 plan against Russ Carnahan.

Missouri woman leads police on high speed chase on I-90

The Park Hills, Mo. woman was clocked going speeds up to 130 mph.

Springfield expected to remove law aimed at gay people

An ordinance that makes it illegal to solicit sex from someone of the same gender has been called unconstitutional by the city attorney.

Missouri National Guard using stimulus for renovations

The Missouri National Guard is using almost $3 million in stimulus money for 21 renovation projects at Camp Clark in Nevada, Mo., and other facilities.