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Sheriff’s investigator killed in auto accident

Sheriff’s investigator killed in auto accident

Editor’s note: This version of the story includes comments provided by the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department. (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – An off-duty Johnson County Sheriff’s Office investigator died in a two-vehicle…

Missouri budget can’t count on tobacco proceeds

By DAVID A. LIEB (JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Missouri’s budget concerns grew Thursday as the attorney general warned that the state may not receive $50 million of tobacco settlement…

Health groups urge veto of e-cigarette bill

(COLUMBIA, Mo., AP) — Health advocacy groups are urging Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon to veto legislation that would exempt electronic cigarettes from some tobacco sales restrictions while barring people younger…

Company recalls 4K lbs of beef due to mad cow fear

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — A Missouri company is recalling possibly tainted beef products distributed to restaurants and a grocery chain. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said in a release…

Federal judge grants Missouri stay of execution

(ST. LOUIS, AP) — A federal judge has granted a stay of execution for Missouri death row inmate John Winfield, less than a week before his scheduled execution. U.S. District…

Missouri Gov. Nixon to roll out vetoes

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is getting ready to wield his veto pen. Nixon has scheduled a news conference Wednesday afternoon to discuss vetoes of several…

State files violation notice against Tyson Foods

(MONETT, Mo., AP) — The state has filed a notice of violation against Tyson Foods after a chemical spill killed fish and caused Monett’s wastewater treatment plant to fail last…

Bear killed in Missouri traffic accident

(META, Mo., AP) –” A young bear was recently struck and killed by a vehicle on a rural road in central Missouri. KRCG-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1qkcfU6) it happened Monday morning near the…

Axelrod kicks off list of speakers at 2014 Missouri Boys State

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – David Axelrod, senior adviser to President Barack Obama and director of the Institute of Politics at the University of Chicago, will lead the list of speakers for…

FBI documents show widespread vice operation

(JOPLIN, Mo., AP) — More than 600 pages of reports from an FBI investigation into Joplin-area gambling reveal a wide-ranging vice operation that involved numerous influential people in southwest Missouri…