Regional News

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...


INDUSTRIAL HEMP TO BRING HUGE REVENUE POTENTIAL TO MISSOURI
Missouri lawmakers gave final approval to a bill that allows Missouri farmers to grow, cultivate, harvest and process industrial hemp, making...


Eldon Earl Miller AUGUST 18, 1941 ~ JUNE 5, 2018 (AGE 76)
Eldon Earl Miller, 76, of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away Tuesday June 5, 2018 at the Valley Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada following a brief...


EPA Finalizes Action Promoting Greater Transparency on Certain...
EPA Finalizes Action Promoting Greater Transparency on Certain Chemicals used in Cleaners, Detergents EPA Adds Nonylphenol Ethoxylates to Toxics...


Gary Reuel Roberts (Aug 19, 1937 - Jun 01, 2018)
Gary Reuel Roberts, 80, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday, June 1, 2018 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. Born August 19, 1937 in Kirksville,...
Salute to Veterans Airshow in Columbia Memorial Weekend


MISSOURI STATE HIGHWAY PATROL-Patrol Honors 17 Employees At Annual...
Patrol Honors 17 Employees At Annual Awards Banquet Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like...


House investigative report details governor’s aggressive encounter
By Tyler Wornell and Ellen Cagle Columbia Missourian JEFFERSON CITY — The woman who had an affair with Gov. Eric Greitens told House lawmakers...