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Wednesday 07/29/2015
Special elections for House seats set

JEFFERSON CITY - Gov. Jay Nixon has set Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, as the date for special elections to fill vacant House seats in the 29th District, the 36th District and the 89th District.

Updated: July 29, 2015 - 9:04 am
Saturday 07/25/2015
State Senator Dempsey resigns

JEFFERSON CITY - State Senator Paul LeVota, D-Independence, has released the following statement: 

Updated: July 25, 2015 - 8:29 am
Wednesday 07/22/2015
Petition seeking reduced number of state House of Representatives OK'd for circulation

JEFFERSON CITY - Secretary of State Jason Kander today announced an initiative petition relating to reducing the number of members of the Missouri House of Representatives met state standards for circulation.

Posted: July 22, 2015
Nixon seeks major disaster declaration for storm, flood damage

 JEFFERSON CITY - Gov. Jay Nixon on July 21 requested the federal government declare a major disaster for 70 of Missouri’s 114 counties as a result of the prolonged severe storm systems that have generated tornadoes, straight line winds, torrential rain, hail, flooding and flash flooding across l...

Updated: July 22, 2015 - 8:27 am
Wednesday 07/15/2015
Three Colorado men plead guilty to illegally trafficking in paddlefish

JEFFERSON CITY  – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that three Colorado men pleaded guilty in federal court July 13  to illegally trafficking in paddlefish caviar after being caught in an undercover operation in the Warsaw, Mo., area.

Updated: July 15, 2015 - 10:41 am
Nixon signs legislation to regulate fracking

 JEFFERSON CITY - Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday announced his final actions on bills passed by the first regular session of the 98th General Assembly, including signing House Bill 92, an omnibus natural resources bill that changes current law to account for any future hydraulic fracturing, or “fracki...

Updated: July 15, 2015 - 10:44 am
Wednesday 07/08/2015
Roaring River State Park temporarily closes after flash flooding

Missouri State Parks has temporarily closed Roaring River State Park near Cassville due to flash flooding. The National Weather Service has declared a Flash Flood Emergency and advised the public not to travel in the area.

Updated: July 08, 2015 - 8:44 am
Nixon directs state agencies to implement U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage

 JEFFERSON CITY - Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday signed Executive Order 15-04 directing all departments, agencies, boards and commissions in the executive branch to take all necessary measures to ensure compliance with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, which established a Cons...

Updated: July 08, 2015 - 8:46 am
Wednesday 07/01/2015
Nixon signs bills relating to local governments and motor vehicles


Updated: July 01, 2015 - 10:17 am
Wednesday 06/24/2015
MDC to host Prairie Days

Eagleville, Mo. – Prairie grasses and wildflowers once waved in summer winds throughout northwest Missouri. Trees grew in scattered groves in the grassland ecosystem along streams and some ridges. But the grasses and wildflowers provided the main food base for bison, elk, prairie chickens and but...

Updated: June 24, 2015 - 9:05 am

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