Human Interest

Minutes Samaritan Auxiliary June 25, 2019
Minutes Samaritan Auxiliary June 25, 2019 Bernie Orman gave his report on the hospital. The meeting opened with the Pledge to the Flag with...

Vote For Missouri: Best Looking Cruiser Contest
Vote For Missouri: Best Looking Cruiser Contest The Missouri State Highway Patrol is taking part in the American Association of State...

FDA In Brief: FDA revises 2017 fish advice for pregnant and...
FDA In Brief: FDA revises 2017 fish advice for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and young children “Fish and shellfish are an important part...

Letter to the Editor from Rhonda Schutz - Nursing Home Tax Issue
Dear Editor: Loch Haven Senior Living Community is a precious resource to the community. In their many years of providing not-for-profit...

Tractor Supply Co. Searching for a ‘Great Neighbor’ in 4-H, FFA...
April 30, 2019 – Tractor Supply Company is calling for 4-H and FFA youth to demonstrate what it means to be a great neighbor during the retailer’s...

A Different Kind of Easter Egg Hunt: Seven Ways to Seek and...
A Different Kind of Easter Egg Hunt: Seven Ways to Seek and Celebrate the Bright Spots in Your Community By Quint Studer, author of Building a...

KICKBALL FUNDRAISER FOR VETE​RANS IN NEED
Columbia, Missouri - Mid-Missouri Kickball has partnered with Welcome Home to host an adult kickball fundraising tournament “Kick It for Veterans.”...

FDA warns public not to use unapproved or uncleared medical devices...
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning the public not to use medical devices marketed to consumers that claim to help assess,...

FDA advances landmark policy changes to modernize mammography...
FDA advances landmark policy changes to modernize mammography services and improve their quality Proposed rule would require breast density...

Streamlining drug approvals can spur innovation and lower treatment...
Streamlining drug approvals can spur innovation and lower treatment costs By Tommy Thompson The FDA just issued draft guidance that would...

Blunt Meets with Missouri Service Members in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON – This week, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) met with service members from Missouri who are currently deployed to Afghanistan. Blunt...

Meet Pauline
Memories sometimes get lost in the years of living beyond them, but for Mary Pauline Crawford, personality certainly did not. Sitting with this...

Hate rises in America, study shows
The Southern Poverty Law Center, which is a legal advocacy group specializing in Civil Rights, has reported in their annual report of tracking hate...

Limits on Sunshine Law are serious blow to transparency
A proposed change in Missouri’s Sunshine Law, part of House Bill No. 445, is dreadful. It could shut off the ability of journalists, who are...

Blunt Highlights Bill to Enhance Visitor Experience at Missouri...
February 07, 2019 WASHINGTON – Yesterday, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) spoke in support of the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), which is...