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Many people showed up wearing their rain gear and toting their umbrellas for Kingston’s celebration. Photo by Eileen Gregory
Kingston celebrated their 175th anniversary on Sept. 8. Despite a rainy and cool day, a large group of around 200 people showed up to help the town celebrate. The courthouse was open and displayed items and Civil War pictures from the past, along with photos of the town’s 50th anniversary.  The...
Missouri Representative Sam Graves
Washington, DC –  Today, U.S. Rep. Sam Graves, (MO06), helped pass the Water Resources Development Act of 2018 (WRDA) which was included as part of S. 3021, America’s Water Infrastructure Act. Graves made the following statement after passage of the bipartisan bill: "America's water infrastructure...
The Migratory Generation One of the great events in nature is underway now. You may have noticed here and there a monarch butterfly winging its way south for the winter. This is the fourth and final generation to be produced this summer, and they are headed south. The Monarch butterflies that...
Chassity Nevels, School Resource Office with the Richmond Police Department, pictured with Sen. Denny Hoskins for her appointment to the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board.
Updates from the floor of the Missouri Senate Last week, the Missouri General Assembly gathered in Jefferson City for the annual veto session to discuss legislation vetoed by the governor. In order to address two of the vetoed bills, the governor called the Missouri General Assembly into an...
By Robert Romano How many people died in Puerto Rico in Hurricanes Maria and Irma? In a report delivered to Congress in early August, the official fatality count from the government of Puerto Rico had been 1,427, made public for comment in early July almost 9 months after the storms, which was up...
Representative Jim Neely
Greetings, friends of the 8th Legislative District! House Approves Legislation to Improve Access to Treatment Courts (HB 2) Following their work in the annual Veto Session, lawmakers shifted their focus to the Extraordinary Session called by the governor to address two pieces of legislation he...
In this Dec. 19, 2014, photo, a worker digs in a fermentation bed at an organic pig farm in Handan in northern China's Hebei province. China, the world's largest producer of pork, is battling an African swine fever outbreak that could potentially devastate herds. Authorities say the disease, which is fatal only to pigs and wild boar, has been detected in multiple locations across the vast country. Read more at: https://phys.org/news/2018-08-china-african-swine-fever-outbreak.html#jCp
COLUMBIA, Mo. – U.S. pork producers should be aware of an emerging swine disease, says University of Missouri Extension veterinarian Corinne Bromfield. Chinese pork producers reported the 13th outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) Sept. 6. It has appeared since August in several locations in China...
Representative Jim Neely
Greetings, friends of the 8th Legislative District! Many New Laws Now in Effect Much of the work done by the Missouri House and Senate from January to May has finally become law as many of the bills approved during the legislative session and signed by the governor officially took effect on August...
Source: Scott Poock, 573-882-6359 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Prolonged heat stress this year may bring a smaller calf crop next year. Herd owners are seeing cows known to be pregnant coming back into heat to be rebred. Pregnancy losses are due to several reasons, says Scott Poock, University of Missouri...
COLUMBIA, MO, September 10, 2018 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Missouri Rural Development State Director Jeff Case today announced that the USDA is partnering with rural communities to support opportunities for opioid prevention, treatment and recovery.  Among the 85 recipients nationwide...

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