A spokeswoman for University Hospital said staff acted appropriately in trying to prevent Columbia police from obtaining Sen. Chuck Graham’s urine — the Police say they acted appropriately as well.
The president will tour the headquarters of a St. Louis-based business, give a speech about the federal budget and attend a Republican fundraiser.
With both permanent flagpoles destroyed by high winds, state officials have erected a temporary pole to carry the U.S. and Missouri flags.
Rep. Tom Burcham, the last Missouri legislator to be arrested for drunken driving, gave advice to Sen. Graham, who was arrested Saturday on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
Widespread storm damage has been reported from mid-Missouri to southwest Illinois.
The state provides as much public school funding as the Missouri Constitution requires, a Cole County judge ruled Wednesday in rejecting a lawsuit filed by almost one-half of the state’s school districts, including Columbia Public Schools.
Community-acquired Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, a type of staph infection, is a recently found illness that is more easily treatable but capable of more damage.
The state provides as much public school funding as the Missouri Constitution requires, a Cole County judge ruled Wednesday.
If the Missouri Ethics Commission rules that the gubernatorial candidates must refund excess campaign donations, Gov. Matt Blunt would have to return $4.2 million, and Attorney General Jay Nixon would have to return $1.3.
The demand for the kits, which provide digital and DNA records of children, has risen in response to prominent Missouri kidnapping cases.
Gov. Matt Blunt’s higher education initiative calls for MOHELA to pay the state $350 million over several years. The money will fund various college construction projects.
The pot pies were being pulled from store shelves Wednesday at the company’s request, but a prominent food poisoning lawyer criticized the decision not to recall the Banquet and generic pot pies.
Some legislators said they were getting frustrated about whether the state should should regulate the Missouri State High School Activities Association.
The veterans group that organizes Memorial Day air shows in Columbia reached the end of the road Tuesday on its quest to prevent the public from protesting during the event.
“There shouldn’t be an apple around here,” said orchard owner Paul Peters of central Missouri. “We didn’t expect anything to make it.”
BNIM Architects will rebuild Greensburg, Kan., which was almost destroyed by a tornado in May.
The attention received by a YouTube video of Jay Nixon allegedly arriving at a campaign stop in his state car demonstrates how the video site has entered the realm of Missouri state politics.
Governor Matt Blunt and Attorney General Jay Nixon snipe and snarl as gubernatorial race approaches.
Some Missouri bridges found in decent shape and others given repairs in wake of inspections following the Minnesota bridge collapse.
A new site provides the public with a record of businesses with revoked sales tax licenses. The site is updated weekly.