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U.S. Fish & Wildlife awards $1.3 Million in grants to 30 states to combat deadly bat disease

August 26, 2014 National
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-+*The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced grant awards totaling $1,276,088 to 30 states for white-nose syndrome projects. State natural resource agencies will use the funds to support research, […]

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Former St. Clair County Sheriff indicted for stealing recovered property

July 22, 2014 National
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-+*SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that the former sheriff of St. Clair County, Mo., was indicted by a federal grand […]

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Nomination deadline nears for FSA county committees

July 21, 2014 National
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-+*WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 — U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Juan Garcia reminds farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers that Aug. 1, 2014, is […]

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Post Offices will close July 4 in observance of Independence Day

July 1, 2014 National
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-+*ST LOUIS —Retail counters at Post Offices in Central and Northeastern Missouri and Central and Southern Illinois will be closed on Friday, July 4, 2014, in observance of Independence Day. […]

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Marshall woman pleads guilty of embezzlement from domestic violence shelter

June 27, 2014 National
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-+*KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that the director of a shelter for victims of domestic violence in Marshall, Mo., […]

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Two Mexican nationals sentenced for trafficking cocaine, meth in Cole, Moniteau counties

June 17, 2014 National
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-+*JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that two Mexican nationals were sentenced in federal court today for their roles in […]

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Proposed rule would raise minimum wage to $10.10 per hour for covered workers

June 12, 2014 National
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-+*WASHINGTON – Fulfilling President Obama’s commitment to make 2014 a year of action to strengthen the economy and grow the middle class, U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez today […]

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