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Veterans Commission director placed on leave

Published Jul. 27 2016

Missouri Veterans Commission (MVC) Executive Director Larry Kay is on paid administrative leave a week after a Cole County jury...

Assessed value halved for old St. Mary's Health Center

Published Jul. 27 2016

With this being a non-assessment year, only three hearings took place this week before Cole County's Board of Equalization.

Cole County Commission demotes EMS director

Published Jul. 26 2016

By a unanimous vote in a closed meeting, the Cole County Commission on Tuesday made a change in leadership at...

Senator calls for MVC director's resignation

Published Jul. 22 2016

A state senator is calling for the resignation of the Missouri Veterans Commission (MVC) director following Thursday's verdict in an...

Kerr-Kay trial ends seventh day

Published Jul. 20 2016

The former state budget director was called to the stand Tuesday in the case of a former Missouri Veterans Commission...

Kerr's lawyers rest case; defense testimony begins

Published Jul. 19 2016

After a week of testimony, lawyers representing a former worker of the Missouri Veterans Commission who is suing the commission...

MoDOT to explore safety options for US 54

Published Jul. 17 2016

After the death of two local teenagers on U.S. 54 last week, Missouri Department of Transportation officials are evaluating the...

Kerr testifies as trial continues

Published Jul. 13 2016

The former Missouri Veterans Commission ombudsman suing the commission and its director for sexual harassment, and sex and age discrimination...

Kerr's harassment suit spills into court

Published Jul. 12 2016

Trial began Monday in the lawsuit filed in 2011 by former Veterans Commission ombudsman Pat Rowe Kerr against the commission...

Banded through a badge

Published Jul. 9 2016

The loss of five police officers in a shooting Thursday night in Dallas is a tragedy law officers everywhere take...

'Inside the Walls' goes on in the rain

Published Jul. 3 2016

Despite the rain, organizers were still pleased with how things went at the Inside the Walls Outlaw Country Concert Saturday...

Using music to combat disease

Published Jul. 2 2016

Call it "bluegrass therapy." Since he was 15, Leroy Haslag played the fiddle and sang.

Salute to America keeps sunny outlook

Published Jul. 1 2016

Since its inception, the Salute to America celebration for the Fourth of July in Jefferson City has enjoyed fairly rain-free...

Bridge work continues toward Aug. 12 finish

Published Jun. 30 2016

Section by section, work is progressing on the westbound U.S. 54/63 Missouri River bridge rehab project in Jefferson City.

Cole County Sheriff's Department getting new help

Published Jun. 29 2016

The Cole County Commission on Tuesday approved adding four additional employees for the Sheriff's Department after spiking a similar request...

County flag policy stands

Published Jun. 22 2016

The Cole County Commission plans to have future discussions about the county's flag display ordinance to see if it might...

Holts Summit man charged with gun theft

Published Jun. 22 2016

A Holts Summit man is charged with stealing a gun in connection with an incident that occurred in May.

Crash cause to take time

Published Jun. 21 2016

It could take several months before the cause of a single-engine plane crash that occurred Sunday afternoon in Cole County...

Outcry prompts county to lower flags

Published Jun. 14 2016

Cole County reversed its decision Tuesday not to lower its flags in honor of the victims of the Orlando mass...

Photographer in the House

Published Jun. 13 2016

Letting people back home know what's going on with all 163 members of the Missouri House of Representatives — that's...