Regional News

Nine Fatalities Over 2018 Thanksgiving Holiday -Missouri State...
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports nine people died in traffic crashes during this year’s Thanksgiving holiday counting period--from 6 p.m....


Fatal Hunting Accident Reported
On 11-11-2018 at approximately 3:15p.m. the Macon County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a hunting cabin located in the area of State Highway J...


Statewide winter weather drill set for Nov. 7
JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Department of Transportation will test its readiness to plow snow for the upcoming winter season with a statewide...


Claire McCaskill, Josh Hawley argue over immigration, taxes in...
Claire McCaskill, Josh Hawley argue over immigration, taxes in final Senate debate By PolitiFact Staff on Thursday, October 25th, 2018 at 7:11...


Urban and Rural Leaders Voice Concerns with Amendment 1
Urban and Rural Leaders Voice Concerns with Amendment 1 By Eric Bohl The November election is just around the corner, and Missouri voters will...


National School Bus Safety Week Is October 22-26!
The Missouri State Highway Patrol recognizes the importance of bus safety and inspects every school bus in the state each year. We want children to...


Clean Missouri is a Lemon of a Deal
Clean Missouri is a Lemon of a Deal By Blake Hurst Used cars salesmen and political campaigns are a lot alike. It’s happened to almost all of...


U.S. EPA and DOT Propose Fuel Economy Standards for MY 2021-2026...
WASHINGTON (August 2, 2018) — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway...


Missouri State Highway Patrol Requests Assistance Locating Fugitive
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, informs the public that officers are seeking a fugitive who fled on foot from the Missouri...


McCaskill, Blunt Call for Drought Assistance for Missouri Farmers...
McCaskill, Blunt Call for Drought Assistance for Missouri Farmers and Ranchers As Missouri faces worst drought since 2012, Senators request...


MOFB Statement Regarding $12 Billion Trade Aid Package
Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst made the following statement regarding the $12 billion trade aid package announced yesterday: "The...


Governor Parson Praises Responders and Rescuers for Efforts in...
Governor travels to Branson area to meet with survivors, victims’ relatives, rescuers, and responders after boat capsizes killing 17 in severe...


NRCS Funding Cover Crops to Provide Livestock Drought Relief
July 18, 2018 -- The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is assisting Missouri livestock producers affected by drought. State...


Drought Making Hay Prices Skyrocket Across Missouri-MOFB
The Drought of 2018 is unfortunately only getting worse across Missouri, and the effects are starting to hit livestock producers hard. The July 12...


MOFB Commentary-Farm Bill Making Progress in Congress
After months of negotiations, hearings, debate, partisan wrangling and general exasperation, the farm bill has only one more hurdle to clear before...