Nixon requests major disaster declaration to assist communities impacted by severe storms, tornadoes, flooding

July 21, 2015 State

JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon today requested the federal government declare a major disaster for 70 of Missouri’s 114 counties as a result of the prolonged severe storm systems […]

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Nixon announces $4.2 million in AmeriCorps grants

July 20, 2015 State

JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon today announced that a total of $4,209,544 through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has been made available for fiscal year 2015 […]

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Blue-green algae bloom present at Smithville Lake

July 16, 2015 State

KANSAS CITY — July 15, 2015- The U.S Army Corps of Engineers is announcing a potentially toxic blue green algae bloom at Smithville Lake. Blue green algae identification tests and […]

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Accreditation assessment team invites public comment on Patrol

July 15, 2015 State

Colonel J. Bret Johnson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announced today a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc., will arrive on […]

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MoDED releases June 2015 jobs report

July 14, 2015 State

JEFFERSON CITY – According to seasonally adjusted data released today by the Missouri Department of Economic Development, Missouri’s nonfarm payroll employment grew by 1,500 jobs in June, while the state’s […]

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Kander awards tech grant to Marshall Public Library

July 14, 2015 State

Jefferson City — Secretary of State Jason Kander today announced Marshall Public Library received a technology grant in the amount of $11,697 to enhance the quality of technological services provided […]

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Three Colorado men plead guilty to illegally trafficking in paddlefish

July 14, 2015 State

JEFFERSON CITY – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that three Colorado men pleaded guilty in federal court today to illegally trafficking in paddlefish […]

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