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Voter turnout projected at 27 percent in Missouri

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Missouri election authorities are predicting about one in four voters will cast ballots in next week’s primaries. Statewide voter turnout on Tuesday is projected at…

Kansas City moves to ban open carry of firearms

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The city council in Kansas City has voted unanimously to ban the open carry of firearms, but the law could be stripped by a measure…

Rep. Cantor to resign from House seat in August

By ALAN SUDERMAN (RICHMOND, Va., AP) — After a stunning primary election loss, former Majority Leader Eric Cantor said Friday that he will resign his seat in the House of…

Missouri State Fair celebrates farm families

(SEDALIA, Mo.) – The Missouri State Fair will celebrate Missouri farmers with a new exhibit, “Thank a Farmer for the Harvest.” The exhibit will be on display Aug. 7-17 in front of…

Loren Harvey Hedglin

Loren Harvey Hedglin, 63, of Holden, Missouri, died Thursday, July 30, at St. Luke’s Hospice House. Loren was born July 26, 1951, in Woodriver, Nebraska, the son of Harold Harvey…

Jerry Lee Stockton

Jerry Lee Stockton

Jerry Lee Stockton, 58, died at his home in Warrensburg, Missouri, on July 31. Services were Saturday, Aug. 2, at Sweeney-Phillips & Holdren Funeral Home inWarrensburg. Jerry was laid to rest…