Like the thousands who donated money, materials, work, time or talent to Joplin’s recovery from the 2011 tornado, the pattern repeated itself on Wednesday when a butterfly emerged in a new city park from generosity and collaboration.
In an effort to keep college costs down for students, Missouri Southern State University will start looking at ways to make its degree programs to fit within 120 credit hours, according to Paula Carson, provost/vice provost of academic affairs.
Joplin’s property tax rate will rise only slightly this year.
NEOSHO, Mo. — After six months of construction, the Restoration Life Center Emergency Shelter will reopen today.
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri has confirmed plans to run for re-election in 2018.
An Oklahoma police department is investigating after an officer used pepper spray to subdue an 84-year-old woman in her home.
Gov. Sam Brownback is making a point of soliciting opinions and ideas from educators, parents and others on school funding. Brownback had a news conference Wednesday to call for ideas and announce that he’s urging…
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has awarded a $12 million, five-year contract to the University of Missouri’s Columbia campus to train NGA employees.
A federal judge in Kansas has thrown out a Muslim inmate’s lawsuit that accused a county jail of violating the convicted killer’s religious rights. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports U.S. Magistrate Judge David J….
Relatives of a 25-year-old St. Louis County Justice Center inmate who hanged himself are questioning why he wasn’t on suicide watch.