Alden will serve as president of the Division 1A Athletic Directors' Association through September 2010.
According to the Cole County Sheriff's Office, 19-year-old Lamar Gardner died Monday night from wounds allegedly inflicted by his accomplice during the robbery.
State revenue collections decreased by 10 percent in the first quarter of the current fiscal year as compared to the same three months last year. Additional money is expected to be withheld by Gov. Jay Nixon to compensate for the loss.
As the first H1N1 vaccine arrives in Missouri this week, the state's Health Department is leaving it up to local health agencies to decide who will and who will not receive the medicine.
The Energy Information Administration said Tuesday it projects lower fuel costs, and expectations of a milder winter will further reduce the cost to heat homes this year.
U.S. Sen Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said Tuesday that she plans to introduce legislation that would create more consumer protections for seniors with reverse mortgages, which allow people to convert their home equity into cash.
Thirteen rapes near Kansas State University and the University of Kansas since 2000 have been linked to one person, and most have taken place during school breaks.
The Kansas City-based company will collect data on the flu strain for federal and state health agencies, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced Tuesday. She said this will allow the government to deploy resources more strategically.
Levi King was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty last month for the murders he committed in 2005 near the town of Pampa.
Keighley Ann Alyea, who had been missing for nearly a week, was found in Cass County on Monday night.
The St. Louis County Health Department has received several thousand doses of the vaccine but is giving them only to emergency and health care workers at this time. Many more doses will arrive in Missouri later this month
The level of E. coli bacteria in the Lake of the Ozarks has been recorded at such a level that the two state beaches should have been closed 11 times since May.
Harold Warren Sr., who is charged with three felony counts in relation to unlawful storage of decaying bodies, waived his Monday arraignment hearing in anticipation of a trial.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Rep. William Lacy Clay, D-Mo., are expected to discuss details concerning the new H1N1 vaccine and how to prevent spread of the disease.
Roger Schnieders won the winning prize on Missouri Lottery's "$200,000 A Year for Life" scratcher. Instead of taking the $200,000 a year, the 45-year-old will take the lump sum of $3 million before taxes.
Preregistration for what will be St. Louis Cardinals' World Series tickets, pending the team's qualification, started at 10 a.m. Monday and will end at noon CST on Oct. 15.
The state insurance department sent a survey last month to more than 1,000 bail bond agents, who must answer by Friday.
The St. Louis Zoo is hosting a conference of leading conservationists this week. Biodiversity loss and lowering carbon dioxide emissions are two main topics for discussion.
A financial review of the Tour of Missouri Inc., the nonprofit group that runs the bicycle race, shows room for improvement.
Shortly after 1 a.m. Monday, a St. Louis police officer and her boyfriend were wounded during a robbery. Gina Stallis, 34, was killed during the robbery.