Nixon appoints Kelley Martin to the Missouri Development Finance Board.
Stacey Newman will run for the seat vacated by Steve Brown after he plead guilty to federal obstruction of justice charges.
The tax preparer lost $133.6 million in the first quarter this year compared to $132.7 million lost in the first quarter a year ago.
Clay Chastain appealed to the state Supreme Court after the Missouri Court of Appeals said that Kansas City Council had the authority to repeal a Chastain light-rail plan that voters approved in 2006.
The 61-mile yard sale is taking place through Saturday from Jackson to Bloomsdale along U.S. 61.
The Forsyth School District has planned a termination hearing for a sixth-grade teacher after a violation of the district's policy against having mercury in school.
Officials said state departments plan to offer H1N1 vaccine to high-risk inmates and residents in mental health facilities.
A St. Charles West High School teacher is being criticized for playing a N.W.A. rap song in class to demonstrate that people can become desensitized to harsh language.
The two workers could face misdemeanor charges of tampering with food products.
Levi King, 26, pleaded guilty on Thursday to murder charges for the shooting of three people in Texas. Last year King pleaded guilty to two murders in Pineville.
Jasmine Lynn, 19, of Kansas City was shot in the chest as she was getting on the ground to avoid the gunfire. She was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital, where she died.
The task force will support criminal investigators, criminal analysts, a part-time administrator as well as overtime for local police.
An Illinois man accused of strangling his wife and sons says he can't afford an attorney and wants aid from the Illinois Capital Litigation Fund.
Joe Bindbeutel, former DNR deputy director, said he didn't release a report that showed high bacteria levels at Lake of the Ozarks because he first wanted to know what was causing the bacteria problem.
The Office of Administration reported that Missouri revenues through August are down 5.6 percent from a year ago. Tax refunds rose 9.4 percent through August, contributing to the decline in state revenues.
The NAACP is urging MoDOT to hire more minority contractors, who now only receive 1 percent of stimulus-related contracts from the department.
The 40-acre Carondelet Coke production plant will be developed into a park using over $6 million in state money.
A Health Department official said the cooler, drier weather this summer made it easier for the virus to attach to cells.
As Missouri prepares for the arrival of some of the world's top cyclists, some of the city's biking enthusiasts look for ways to participate in the race.
Despite years of high sales, manufacturers of farming equipment project a decline.