Missouri prison inmate admits scamming IRS

Kevin D. Dunham, 46, pleaded guilty to preparing false claims totaling $139,644.

Cape Girardeau council rejects November deer vote

Opponents of hunting inside city limits sought an emergency ordinance that would have put the hunt on the Nov. 6 ballot, but the council rejected that proposal Monday.

Akin wins Missouri Republican U.S. Senate primary

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin won a hard-fought Republican primary Tuesday for the right to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill in a contest that could be pivotal for party control of the chamber.

Election results in state races, Amendment 2

The latest election results as reported by the Missouri secretary of state.


Up-to-the-minute Boone County primary election results

Here are the first primary election results reported Tuesday by the Boone County Clerk's Office.