Missouri woman sentenced for kidnapping of Kansas girl

Dena Riley of Independence received another life sentence Monday after pleading guilty to kidnapping a 5-year-old Kansas girl. Riley now has been sentenced to 10 life sentences.

Missouri Democrats pick candidate to replace Sen. Smith

Democratic officials nominated Joe Keaveny, 62, of St. Louis to run for a vacant seat in the Missouri state senate.

Missouri auditor faults lawmakers for lobbyist gifts

Montee said legislators should think twice about accepting gifts and contributions from lobbyists.

DNR gets $12.5 million stimulus for energy efficiency, conservation projects

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will now have $12.5 million more in stimulus money to work with, thanks to a block grant from the Department of Engergy. The money will go to energy efficiency and conservation projects, as well as outreach and public education.

Missouri judge further delays union election results

Cole County Judge Byron Kinder blocked the certification of the Missouri Home Care Union because of a lawsuit that alleges election flaws.

Panel to pick finalists for spot on Missouri appeals court

A group of fourteen applicants will be narrowed down to three finalists to replace Missouri appellate judge Booker T. Shaw.

Utah crews search for BASE jumper from Missouri

Leroy Buckley, 31, of Fort Leonard Wood, was BASE jumping near Notch Peak, Utah, when he was last seen.

German eatery serves up schnitzel, sauerkraut and strudel in southwest Missouri

Roswitha's Schnitzelbank, located off State Hwy. 43, offers German cuisine that the owner, Rose Hartline, learned from her grandmother. Hartline moved to southwest Missouri about 40 years ago.

Nixon picks former aide to lead Missouri parks division

Bill Bryan's environmental credentials gain him the position.

St. Joseph couple cycles together through states

The Neidingers adopted cycling as an activity to share with their sons and soon became regulars in the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa.

Iraq veteran trains dog for disabled through St. Louis organization

After being injured in Iraq as an Army medic, Phillip Sturgeon Jr. got connected with a St. Louis-based organization that helps veterans discover new ways to give back to their community. Through the organization, he began training a support dog.