Jefferson City official cleared in hit-and-run

A recent report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol helped clear city administrator Steve Rasmussen in a January hit-and-run accident.

Missouri officials seize control of biodiesel plant

The Missouri Agriculture Department has taken control of a Joplin biodiesel company that owes more than $2.4 million.

Father of 10 dies in Springfield crash

Edward Kropf, a member of the Amish Mennonite community, died in a car crash on Friday. The accident involved the collision of a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer.

Kansas City medical school gets new whistle-blower policy

Amid unexplained firings, a stronger whistle-blower policy emerges at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences.

Lincoln University will add master's degree in Environmental Science

Lincoln University becomes only central Missouri university to offer an Environmental Science master's degree program.

Kansas considers increasing taxes on liquor

Amidst a financial crisis, Kansas lawmakers are considering a tax hike on liquor to generate more support for state run programs.