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Jewish center where 2 were killed reopens

(OVERLAND PARK, Kan., AP) — A Jewish Community Center in Kansas where two people were shot to death on Sunday has reopened. The center in Overland Park opened its doors…

Court expands legal rights for injured workers

By DAVID A. LIEB (JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court overturned 30 years of precedent with a ruling Tuesday that gives greater legal protections to injured workers…

Obama, Biden to announce $600M for job grants

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE (OAKDALE, Pa., AP) — Striving to show action on jobs, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are trumpeting $600 million in new competitive grants to…

Swope honored as UCM outstanding support staff member

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Duard “Putt” Swope received the University of Central Missouri’s Outstanding Support Staff Member Award at the group’s annual breakfast April 10. Annette Charles, chair of the awards committee,…

Kenneth Eugene Jennings

Kenneth Eugene Jennings, 64 of Independence, Mo., formerly of Holden died Sunday, April 13, at Center Point Medical Center in Independence. Funeral services will be held on 10 a.m., Thursday,…

Police Reports

Nicholas K. Shane, 18, of Warrensburg, Mo., was arrested at 10:49 a.m. March 30 on Mitchell Street on suspicion of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Robert D.…

Entrepreneurship camp coming to UCM

By ALYSSA CLIFTON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Blaine Whitworth Foundation and the University of Central Missouri Small Business and Technology Development Center are working together to host an entrepreneurship…