Several people and groups are trying different ways to turn what has been dubbed the "Murder Factory," in Kansas City to a more peaceful and safe environment.
Rep. Mary Still, a Democrat, will file for re-election Tuesday for a second term.
March 1 marks the 49th anniversary of the Peace Corps. Mike Burden, a Peace Corps recruiter, will hold an information session for anyone interested in joining on March 2.
The Show-Me Yards and Neighborhoods workshop has two more meetings, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 25 and March 4 at the General Services Building at MU.
Significant winter snow in northern states and heavy rainfall could lead to major flooding.
The Senate Elections Committee passed a bill that would modify the petition process Monday.
They keynote speaker at Tuesday's workshop is Stephen Bright, who teaches at Yale and Georgetown and is president of the Southern Center for Human Rights in Atlanta.
Lawmakers will discuss the idea of replacing Missouri's income tax with a broad sales tax, but most doubt it will pass.
Two abortion bills were heard in a Senate meeting on Monday; the first would offer a woman an ultrasound of her fetus at least 24 hours prior to an abortion and the second would require physicians to collect information from women on why they sought an abortion, such as social, medical or economic factors.
MU students offer a spring tuneup on lawn mowers for $30.
A law passed last May to protect credit card users is showing unexpected effects. Annual fees, rising fees and interest rates and limits on who can be eligible for a card are all side effects of the law, and card users will see these changes soon.
The bill would prohibit smoking in public places, including restaurants, shopping malls and sports arenas.
After consuming two energy drinks, Dakota Sailor had a seizure and had to spend five days in a hospital.
A theif broke into the Board of Elections office while the alarm system was turned off for maintenance work. Police are now reviewing surveillance cameras for clues.
St. Louis mayor resists a bill that would shut down President Casino and in turn cost jobs and lose tax revenue.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources was asked to review pollutant tests on the Bannister Federal Complex in Kansas City, but the department refused to do so until funding was provided. The cost of review is estimated to be approximately $3,000 to $7,000.
Vince Bommarito resigned on Monday. Gov. Jay Nixon called it "appropriate," and said his office will immediately begin the search to fill the vacancy.
The Missouri legislature is considering a bill to change how the state deals with the sale of raw milk.
Four Wisconsin men endure the hardships of living away from their families –something they had to do to keep their jobs with General Motors.
The bonds would pay for improvements at Missouri State University's academic and auxiliary facilities.