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Fall 2018 public life reporter. I am a senior studying news reporting and Russian.
The Missouri State Public Defender system uses panel attorneys to ease the burden posed by its tremendous caseload. But it isn't enough. At least 45 counties in Missouri lack a local panel attorney.
The county has budgeted $1.3 million for the equipment expected in April, but as Brianna Lennon takes office, the transition will likely slow that down.
Democrat Brianna Lennon will be the next Boone County clerk after defeating Republican incumbent Taylor Burks in Tuesday’s election.
The highly anticipated mid-term election features races for federal, state and county offices along with seven statewide ballot issues.
The Republican incumbent faces his first election challenge from a Democrat with campaign experience.
Three weeks before the election, those running for presiding commissioner, county clerk and recorder of deeds reveal whose money is driving their efforts. In some cases, it's their own.
A judge's ruling that blocks part of Missouri's voter ID law, and the secretary of state's plan to appeal, creates uncertainty weeks before Election Day.
The Boone County Republican Fall Chili Supper brought local, county and state Republican candidates to talk about their campaigns and issues.