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digitalBURG.com is the Warrensburg community news service of the Muleskinner, the student newspaper at the University of Central Missouri. Most of our reporters and photographers are volunteers. Some of the students are enrolled in journalism classes. Matt Bird-Meyer is the adviser for The Muleskinner and digitalBURG. His e-mail address is bird-meyer@ucmo.edu or call (660) 238-5591. digitalburg.com was founded by Warrensburg businessman and UCM graduate Ben Pierce, who employed mostly UCM journalism students. He closed it in the fall of 2005, and when asked if he would consider giving it to the Muleskinner, he did. We began publishing Sept. 24, 2006. Write us at editor@digitalburg.com, or call 660-543-4050.

Justices will decide privacy case on hotel records

(WASHINGTON, AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to referee a dispute over police access to hotels’ guest information without first getting a search warrant. The justices said they will…

Expelled Nazis got millions in Social Security

By DAVID RISING, RANDY HERSCHAFT and RICHARD LARDNER (OSIJEK, Croatia, AP) — Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in U.S. Social Security benefits after…

Finnegan learns fast: From school to World Series

By RONALD BLUM (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Betty Finnegan made the 5 1/2-hour drive from Fort Worth, Texas, with a friend Aug. 31 to watch the last two games…

School boosts security after likely Frein sighting

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM A northeastern Pennsylvania school district opened with tightened security Monday after the suspect in a deadly police ambush was believed to have been spotted near one of…

6-year-old’s shooting death at store investigated

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City police are vowing to find those responsible for the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl who had stopped at a convenience store with…

Boston bomb case judge wants 1,000 juror summonses

By DENISE LAVOIE BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge says at least 1,000 people will be summoned to pick a jury for the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar…

Mules run away from Bronchos for 31-19 win on homecoming

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules accumulated more than 400 yards in total offense and ran away from 22nd-ranked Central Oklahoma for a 31-19 win in front of 9,783 fans on…

Police Reports

Demurl B. Roberts, 28, of Warrensburg, Mo., was arrested at 8:09 p.m. Oct. 6 in the 300 block of West South Street on suspicion of stealing items valued between $150…

US expands reporting rule on campus sexual assault

(WASHINGTON, AP) — The government is trying to make people more aware of the extent of sexual assault on campuses. Colleges and universities are required to compile and make crime…

Ishikawa’s 3-run HR sends Giants to World Series

By JANIE McCAULEY (SAN FRANCISCO, AP) — After three years away with four different teams, Travis Ishikawa landed himself a second chance with San Francisco right where he so wanted…

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