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Ameren starts construction on natural gas pipeline

(COLUMBIA, Mo., AP) — Ameren Missouri says construction is underway on an 11-mile natural gas pipeline from Columbia to Ashland, which currently does not have natural gas service. Officials with…

Opening of nursing home part of Joplin recovery

By WALLY KENNEDY (JOPLIN, Mo., AP) — Gladys Dutton has done a lot of things in her life, but Monday’s dedication of the Communities at Wildwood Ranch nursing home marked…

Missouri House endorses Bright Flight expansion

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Missouri House members have endorsed legislation that could offer additional financial assistance to persuade more top students to stay in the state after graduation day.…

Congress is giving states the transportation blues

By JOAN LOWY (DAYTON, Ohio, AP) — On the road in a tour bus this week, the U.S. transportation secretary is spreading some bad news: the government’s Highway Trust Fund…

Armed Forces Day Military appreciation breakfast

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – In honor of all Military members and their dependents, the City of Warrensburg will be hosting a free pancake and sausage breakfast as our thanks for their…

Mules Basketball announces summer camp dates

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The 2014 NCAA-II National Champion Mules Basketball team and head coach Kim Anderson have announced dates and times for the 2014 Kim Anderson Basketball Camps. The individual camp will take place…

Roy Dale Constant

Roy Dale Constant, 79, of Centerview, Mo., died peacefully on Sunday, April 13, in Lees Summit,MO. He was born on April 25, 1934 in Sheridan, Mo., the third child of…

Missouri virtual education case talks underway

(COLUMBIA, Mo., AP) — Teachers who sued when a Missouri virtual education program stopped operating only four months after it began are negotiating with the state and other authorities to…

Mo. Senate sets aside debate on ethics legislation

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — The Missouri Senate has temporarily set aside debate on ethics legislation that would curb lobbying. The bill would make lawmakers wait two years after their…

Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for bombing coverage

By DEEPTI HAJELA (NEW YORK, AP) — An award that usually is met with cheers and jubilation instead came with a moment of silence, as The Boston Globe won the…

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