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Warrensburg city manager resigns

Editor’s Note: This version fixes typos from the original story. (WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — City Manager Paula Hertwig Hopkins submitted her letter of resignation to the City Council at the council…

188,000 moldy materials destroyed at University of Missouri

(COLUMBIA, Mo., AP) — A University of Missouri faculty committee says it no longer has confidence in the director of the university’s libraries after about 190,000 books, documents and journals…

Missouri bill would bar access to police camera footage

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Two Missouri Republicans want to stop the public from seeing video from police cameras. Bills filed by Republicans Rep. Galen Higdon and Sen. Doug Libla…

Missouri bill aimed at youth suicide prevention, awareness

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — School districts would be required to create policies addressing youth suicide awareness and prevention under a Missouri bill. Legislation introduced by state Sen. Jill Schupp…

Missouri GOP Chairman Ed Martin to join Eagle Forum

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — The chairman of the Missouri Republican Party is leaving to take a leadership position with a conservative interest group. Chairman Ed Martin said Monday that…

Centerview man arrested after 45-minute chase

Centerview man arrested after 45-minute chase

By JASMINE GRAYSON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — A Centerview man was arrested early Wednesday morning following a 45-minute police chase through Warrensburg. William N. Brown, 26, was arrested at 1:40…

US Senate rejects amendment on lesser prairie chicken

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The U.S. Senate rejected an amendment sponsored by Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas that would have removed the lesser prairie chicken from the federal government’s…

Senate heads toward approval of Keystone XL pipeline bill

By DINA CAPPIELLO (WASHINGTON, AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate moved Thursday toward passage of a bipartisan bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, defying a presidential veto threat and setting…

Army Corps to drop Pomme De Terre level to kill mussels

(SPRINGFIELD, Mo., AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to lower the level of Pomme De Terre Lake by 3 feet and use a chemical on a…

Man dies after being hit by bus on Kansas City highway

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Police say a man died when he was hit by a city bus on a highway in central Kansas City. The man was hit Monday…