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Gov. Nixon orders flags to half-staff to honor State Rep. Randy Pike

September 22, 2014 State

Jefferson City – Gov. Jay Nixon today issued the following statement on the passing of State Rep. Randy Pike (R-Adrian), who died on Saturday. “Representative Pike was deeply committed to [...]

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Review of Missouri Lottery operations identifies areas for improvement, Nixon says

September 18, 2014 State

JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon said today that a review of the Missouri Lottery’s operations has identified several areas for improvement and announced the appointment of four new members [...]

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Editorial: Beware Corporate ‘Right to Farm’

September 16, 2014 State
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By John Crabtree, johnc@cfra.org, Center for Rural Affairs On August 5th, Missourians voted on an ill-conceived “Right to Farm” constitutional amendment supported by a coalition of major corporate farming interests, [...]

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MDC agents help rescue motorists stranded in flash flood

September 11, 2014 State

Mound City, Mo. – Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) agents early Wednesday helped rescue eight motorists stranded on or near Interstate 29 by a flash flood following torrential rain in [...]

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Care Connection continues push for food stamp applicants

September 9, 2014 State

Do you or someone you know have a difficult time making ends meet, especially when it comes to your grocery bills? Care Connection for Aging Services is making a special [...]

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Missouri Lottery awards more than $8.1 million in prizes

September 8, 2014 State

More than $8.1 million in prizes of $1,000 or more were awarded to Missouri Lottery players during August. Thousands of other prizes of less than $1,000 also were awarded during [...]

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Lottery sends $20.1 Million in proceeds to education

September 5, 2014 State

The Missouri Lottery today sent $20.1 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education. The monthly transfer of $20,136,891 is based on Lottery tickets sales in August, and it [...]

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