Local and Regional News

4/17-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


One arrest.

4/17-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477.

4/17-Rural highways


 Rural Roads Connect Missouri’s Agricultural Industries

4/17-Helmet Law passes Missouri House


 The House voted 95-57 to make wearing a helmet optional for motorcycle riders aged 21 and above.

4/17-Henry County Commission


The Henry County Commission met pursuant to adjournment at the courthouse in Clinton, Missouri. 

4/17-Conservation Compliance


USDA Reminds Farmers to Certify Conservation Compliance by June 1 Deadline.

4/17-Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder listening posts


Sessions in Windsor, Calhoun and Clinton. 

4/17-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


One Arrest

4/17-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Friday, April 17.

4/17-Missouri legislature debates LGBT rights


Emotions were high during a legislative hearing on an anti-discrimination bill.

4/17-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Thursday, April 16, 2015. 

4/17-Henry County Tax Notices


Second Notices All delinquent taxes are being mailed out for the second time.

4/16-GVMH Expansion Update


Surgical Services Expansion The expansion at Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare in Clinton is progressing and on schedule for completion in the spring of 2016.

4/16-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Four arrests.

4/16-HCSO Report/Arrests


Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477

4/16-Traffic fine money to wrong schools


The state auditor’s office says if more money is going to be coming to the state under the Mack’s Creek law, the state needs to get that money.

4/16-CMH achieved Safety Excellence Award


Citizens Memorial Hospital announces that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2015 Patient Safety Excellence Award.

4/16-IRS impersonation scheme


 McCaskill: If You Get a Call Out of the Blue From the IRS, Don’t Answer It.

4/16-Legislation for Adoption Tax Credit


Blunt, Casey Introduce Legislation To Help More Families Claim Adoption Tax Credit  

4/16-MDC Arbor Day event Saturday


MDC to give away seedlings at KC Arbor Day event April 18.

4/16-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


One accident and two arrests.

4/16-Farm Bureau Marketbasket Survey


  Missouri Food Prices Shift in 1st Quarter.

4/16-Missouri improving graduation rates


Gov. Nixon visits Maryville to tout new data showing Missouri is a national leader in improving graduation rates.

4/16-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Thursday, April 16.

4/16-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  

4/15-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Three arrests.

4/15-HCSO Report/Arrests


 Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477

4/15-MO State Fair News


State Fair to Honor Missouri Women’s Contributions to Agriculture Deadline to Enter is June 5.  

4/15-McCaskill ask for moratorium on Postal Closings


McCaskill to Senate Colleagues: Postpone Postal Closings.

4/15-Henry County Commission


Henry County Commission Open Meeting 2nd Floor Henry County Courthouse 100 W Franklin, Rm 210, Clinton, MO 9:00 a.m. Thursday, April 16, 2015. 

4/15-From the SCCSO


 Arrest warrants issued.

4/15-From the Bates County Sheriff's Office


On 04-10-2015 in the early morning hours, a Bates County Sheriff’s Deputy was performing his normal patrol duties in rural Bates County.

4/15-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


One accident and three arrests.

4/15-GOP statement on new State Auditor


Missouri Republican Party Executive Director Jonathon Prouty released the following statement on Gov. Jay Nixon’s selection.

4/15-Womens Health Services Clinics


(“West Central”) Women’s Health Services in Clinton, Missouri will be holding their Women’s Clinic on _May 4th & 18th, 2015 at 1201 E Ohio.

4/15-Missouri Unemployment News


DED releases March 2015 Jobs Report.

4/15-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Wednesday, April 15.

4/15-Missouri carries out third execution


Missouri carries out the execution of Andre Cole, its 3rd of the year April 14, 2015.

4/15-New Missouri Auditor Named


 Missouri’s next auditor says she has what it takes to be the state’s top fiscal watchdog.

4/15-No Motive found in Schweich death


Tom Schweich suicide investigation continues.

4/15-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Tuesday, April 14, 2015.

4/14-Clinton School Board to Meet


CLINTON SCHOOL DISTRICT 701 S. 8th Street   Organizational Meeting/Work Session Agenda   DATE: Wednesday, April 15, 2014 TIME: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. PLACE: Clinton Middle School Media Center  

4/14-From the Henry Co. Health Center


7 Easy Tips to Keep Kids Safe.

4/14-Warrensburg News


The City of Warrensburg is proud to announce Matthew Lue as the new Director of Finance.

4/14-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477

4/14-Missouri Dairy News


Missouri Dairy Association News Release

4/14-Are Your Taxes Ready


Finish your 2014 taxes yet?

4/14-Military Sexual Assault Bill


Senator aims to lower the burden of proof for veterans who seek disability benefits after being sexually assaulted during active duty. 

4/14-VFW-Bright Futures Bingo


 The men and women of VFW Post 1984 and Ladies Auxiliary are throwing a special bingo event to benefit Bright Futures and Veteran’s causes.  

4/14-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Two accidents and four arrests.

4/14-Youth Turkey Hunt Results


Young turkey hunters harvest 4,441 birds during youth weekend Harvest up from last year.

4/14-Area Road and Bridge Work


RoadZones today,

4/14-Kids Fishing Day at Lost Valley


Warsaw, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will host the 14th annual Kids Fishing Day on Saturday, April 25, at the Lost Valley Fish Hatchery, 28232 Hatchery Way in Warsaw, Mo.

4/14-Senior Protection Savings Act


The state House has given initial approval to a bill meant to protect older Missourians from losing their savings to potential thieves.

4/14-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Monday, April 13, 2015.

4/13-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Six area arrests.

4/13-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477

4/13-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Several arrests over the past weekend.

4/13-Missouri National Guard offers opportunities


Doubling the number of GED-holding Soldiers we can have from five to 10 percent of our force is a win-win for our Soldiers and our state,” Danner said.

4/13-Missouri Transportation budget Audit


Audit cools some Missouri lawmakers to gas tax hike idea.

4/13-Debate over changes to Missouri welfare programs continues


Members of the House and Senate continue looking for middle ground on proposed changes to state welfare programs.

4/13-Click It or Ticket


 The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office will be joining efforts with statewide law enforcement on April 14 for an aggressive “Click It or Ticket” mobilization.

4/13-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Monday, April 13   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

4/13-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Friday, April 10, 2015.

4/10-From the SCCSO


Warrant arrests and copper stolen from cell phone tower

4/10-Local Control for Lunch!


Missouri congresswoman wants more local control of school lunch April 10, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

4/10-Return With Purpose


Return With Purpose Workshop May 30 Helps Military Personnel, Veterans, Spouses Chart Course for Future

4/10-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 April 9, 2015 0700 a.m.- April 10, 2015

4/10-Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI TUESDAY APRIL 7, 2015, 2ND DAY OF THE APRIL 2015 TERM

4/10-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Friday, April 10   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)  

4/10-Cost of Care Study


Education, Conversation and Preparation Remains a Critical Part of Developing a Long Term Care Strategy

4/10-Five Wishes


Care Connection joins National Healthcare Decisions Day April 16

4/10-Helping to Create Jobs in MO


Gov. Nixon signs bill to encourage high-tech data centers to locate, expand and create jobs in Missouri Fiscally responsible bill includes taxpayer accountability measures, including job creation and capital investment requirements

4/10-Endangered Person Advisory Cancelled


The St. Clair County Sheriff's Department has cancelled an Endangered SILVER Advisory for a missing adult incident that occurred at 7140 SE 1200 Road, Collins, MO at 8:00 PM on 04/07/2015. 

4/10-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A fatality and injury from Rich Hill plus an arrest in Henry Co.

4/10-MO Supreme Court:


Andre Cole competent to be executed April 9, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/10-MO Legislature Prepares...


to deal with big budget differences April 9, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/10-Ripe for the Pickin'


Experts say morel mushrooms should be popping up in Missouri soon April 9, 2015 by Kyle Loethen

4/10-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Thursday, April 9, 2015  

4/9-From the SCCSO


Warrant arrest and stealing reported on B Highway

4/9-Know Your Trees


MDC foresters say avoid planting invasive trees

4/9-Keeping it Clean


REPORT: 40,000 CLEAN ENERGY WORKERS IN MISSOURI

4/9-Making Sure They Get the Care They Deserve


Senator Blunt: Fighting To Ensure America’s Heroes Get Timely, Quality Care

4/9-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 April 8, 2015 0700 a.m.- April 9, 2015

4/9-Creating an Advance Directive


Free Materials, Clinics to Help Missourians Create Advance Directives The Missouri Bar and Volunteer Lawyers Partner to Assist Missourians for National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16

4/9-Helping to Cut Energy Costs


USDA Grants Help Cut Energy Costs for Farmers and Rural Businesses  

4/9-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, April 9   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

4/9-Johnson Co. Man Enters Guilty Plea


KINGSVILLE MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO FAILING TO PAY $750,000 IN TAXES

4/9-No Helmet?, No Problem...Maybe


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A measure opponents say increases the risks to motorcyclists and would burden society with the costs of injuries from non-helmet-wearing riders is moving forward in the Missouri Legislature.

4/9-The Dangers We Live With Today


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Students in Missouri schools could learn about the dangers of online sexual predators and the consequences of sending sexually suggestive text messages under a measure moving forward in the Statehouse.

4/9-Paying Back Taxes


(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — Senators have passed a proposal to grant amnesty to Missourians who agree to pay back taxes.

4/9-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A crash in Pettis Co. and an arrest in Henry Co.

4/9-MO Supreme Court...


lifts order for May execution April 8, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/9-After Six-Hour Delay...


Missouri Social Services budget failed, then passed April 8, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/9-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Wednesday, April 8, 2015 

4/8-Time to Think About Fall


SFCC fall enrollment opens April 22

4/8-Ash Tree Health


Emerald Ash Borer Management Guide now available!

4/8-From the SCCSO


Warrant arrests

4/8-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 April 7, 2015 0700 a.m.- April 8, 2015

4/8-From the Clinton C of C


Chamber Members Celebrate Opening Day at Mallard’s Roadhouse

4/8-Here's the Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI THURSDAY APRIL 2, 2015, 1ST DAY OF THE APRIL 2015 TERM

4/8-National Lineman Appreciation Day


The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association has designated April 13, 2015 as National Lineman Appreciation Day

4/8-SFCC Ag Students Win National Honors


SEDALIA—State Fair Community College students won national honors at the Post-secondary Agriculture Students (PAS) national conference March 10-14 in Boise, Idaho.

4/8-Report: Hunger Crisis Persists in MO


Jefferson City, MO - Nearly one in six Missouri households has struggled to buy enough food to eat in the last year, according to a new report

4/8-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, April 8   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)

4/8-More on Henry County's Elections


Only 12.87% of the registered voters in Henry Co. bothered to cast a ballot on Tuesday, but those that did vote made some of the races and issues very close. 1835 people voted in Henry Co. yest. out of 14,263 registered voters.

4/8-From the SCCSO


Complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Release for March 30-April 6, 2015

4/8-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


No accidents, but three arrests from Clinton.

4/8-Bolivar Resident Drowns


Online Boat/Drowning Incident Reports

4/8-MO High Court to Hear...


Chiefs age discrimination case April 8, 2015 by Mike Lear A man who lost a case accusing the Kansas City Chiefs’ organization of age discrimination asks the Missouri Supreme Court today to revive his lawsuit. The Missou

4/8-Wisconsin Father Testifies...


on Missouri police use of deadly force April 8, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/8-MO High Court to Hear...


challenge to anti-speed trap law April 7, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/8-Court Rules...


Larry Flynt can seek Missouri execution records April 7, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/8-Proposed MO Gas Tax Hike...


said needed to keep federal money coming April 7, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/8-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Tuesday, April 7, 2015  

4/7-St. Clair Co. Election Results/UPDATED


St. Clair County

4/7-Henry Co. Election Results


Election Summary Report HENRY COUNTY MUNICIPAL ELECTION Summary For Jurisdiction Wide, All Counters, All Races unofficial 04/07/15

4/7-Clinton City Council Meets


It was fairly light agenda for the Clinton City Council as they met in regular session for the first time in April.

4/7-From Senator McCaskill


Protecting Medicare, Social Security, and Missouri’s Seniors

4/7-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Three arrests, and all three are from Clinton.

4/7-HCSO Report/Arrests


PRESS RELEASE Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477 April 6, 2015 0700 a.m.- April 7, 2015

4/7-Learning About Deer


MDC uses computer and satellite technology for deer study Five-year research study will help guide deer herd management 

4/7-Watch When and Where You Burn Outside


Help prevent wildfires! A combination of strong winds, low humidity, dry conditions, and warming temperatures this time of year has the potential for unexpected wildfires.

4/7-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Tuesday, April 7   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

4/7-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Tuesday, April 7   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

4/7-Taxing Weed and More


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A Missouri Republican lawmaker is trying to tax marijuana and illegal drugs.

4/7-Claire Must Have Been Rooting for the Badgers


WASHINGTON, DC- - Shortly after the NCAA championship game Monday night, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill tweeted this out, "Congrats to Duke, but I was rooting for a team who had stars that are actually going to college...

4/7-Money Released...


by Missouri governor includes $3-million for ports April 7, 2015 by Alisa Nelson

4/7-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Monday, April 6, 2015  

4/6-Plane Crash Near Drexel


A local pilot escaped injury in a crash that occurred over the weekend near Drexel.

4/6-Serial Number Verification Stations


2015 Lake Area Serial Number Verification Station Dates

4/6-Award for the MNG


Missouri Guard receives award for extraordinary employee support

4/6-KCP&L Challenges It's Customers


KCP&L CELEBRATES EARTH MONTH WITH CUSTOMER CHALLENGE

4/6-Preventing Wildfires


MDC encourages people to help prevent wildfires

4/6-From the SCCSO


Stealing reports taken

4/6-From the Henry Co. Health Center


Weekly news, updates, tips and more.

4/6-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Nine arrests and seven of those are from Clinton.

4/6-Blood Drive Coming Up


The American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held April 23 from 12 Noon until 6 PM and April 24 from 11 AM until 5 PM at First Presbyterian Church, corner of 3rd & Franklin Streets in Clinton.

4/6-HCSO Report/Arrests and Special Release


Drug Search Warrant Executed in Windsor on Wednesday Afternoon

4/6-Cass Co. Man Can't Leave Egypt


At the start of the 21st century, Pleasant Hill native John E. Forsythe saw the world as his to lift into the information age. Business deals overseas and a few Arab uprisings later, Forsythe says he is broke and barred from leaving Egypt.

4/6-Let's Clean Up This City!


City Wide Clean-Up Week April 27 – May 2, 2015

4/6-From State Senator Emery


Trading Away our Future: The Medicaid Expansion Debate

4/6-From State Rep. Brown


House Moves to Strengthen Senate Ethic Reform

4/6-From State Rep. Brown


House Moves to Strengthen Senate Ethic Reform

4/6-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT/Southwest Road Report for Monday, April 6   (Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work) 

4/6-A Clinton Quake


CLINTON, Mo. - A 2.6 magnitude earthquake has shaken part of west-central Missouri.

4/6-From the SCCSO


Arrest warrant issued for Groves

4/6-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Three accidents(including a fatality from Clinton) plus arrests from this past weekend in West-Central MO.

4/6-Watch for the Water!


CAUTION: Flash Flooding Is Extremely Dangerous To Motorists & Boaters

4/6-MO Republicans Aim...


to move budget quickly this week April 6, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/6-Gov. Nixon Releases...


$43-million in Missouri’s FY 15 budget April 3, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/6-MO Auditor:


Transportation Department misused road funds April 3, 2015 by Mike Lear

4/6-From brownfieldagnews.com


Agriculture Today Thursday, April 2, 2015(no report on Friday)  

4/2-Watching the Falcons


Watch peregrine falcon nests online via MDC partnerships See streaming video from two falcon nest boxes in Kansas City area  

4/2-From the SCCSO


Coffee with the Sheriff to be held in Collins April 23

4/1-Financial Literacy Month


State Treasurer Clint Zweifel encourages Missourians to participate in Financial Literacy Month during April

3/27-Take a Look at the New ClintonMO.com!


ClintonMO.com Relaunches with New Design, More Content  

3/25-Managing Ponds


MDC hosts pond management workshop April 22 Free workshop planned in Warrensburg to help landowners

3/24-Armed Forces Day in KC


KANSAS CITY, KS (MARCH 23, 2015) – Kansas City is hosting its first-ever Armed Forces Day event May 16 at the Kansas City Convention Center. The inaugural Kansas City Armed Forces Day banquet, titled “Celebrating Freedom & Honoring Service

3/18-Trees For You and Me!


MDC: Celebrate Missouri trees during Arbor Days in April Conservation Department encourages Missourians to plant native trees.

3/17-A Mixed Bag of Weather


Missouri State Highway Patrol: Spring Brings Varying Temperatures, Flooding, Hazards For Motorists & Boaters

3/17-MO State Parks Informational Meetings


Missouri State Parks to continue informational meetings in 2015 

3/17-Special Enrollment Period


Health Insurance Marketplace offers special enrollment period If you missed open enrollment for the federal Health Insurance Marketplace, you may still be able to sign up this spring.

3/16-KC Armed Forces Day


KANSAS CITY, KS (MARCH 16, 2015) – Honoring the military for its contributions is the focus of a first-ever event May 16, Armed Force Day, at the Kansas City Convention Center.

3/11-New Hours for Clinton Compost Site


CLINTON COMPOST SITE HOURS The Compost Site is Now Open: Monday—Friday ..........7:00am—3:00pm Saturday & Sunday ... 8:00am—2:00pm

3/6-2015 Lake Area Verification Station Dates


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop F, announces the Patrol will provide marine serial number verification stations.

2/26-Road Work In and Around KC


2015 Kansas City District Construction Lists and Maps Now Online 

2/25-Keeping Kids Safe!


New Research Reveals Parents Unaware of Hazards in the Home  Safe Kids Worldwide Study Shows Families Can Do More to Protect their Children

2/24-Boating Safety Courses in Warsaw


Troop A To Offer Certified Boating Safety Courses In Independence, Smithville, & Warsaw