Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway releases audit of Lewis County government, which receives rating of “fair”

Report finds Sheriff needs to better address handling of bonds and seized property; audit also recommends Prosecuting Attorney and Public Administrator improve procedures JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released a regularly-scheduled audit of Lewis County, located in northeast Missouri.  The report, which gave the county’s government an overall rating of … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway releases audit of Lewis County government, which receives rating of “fair”

St. Louis News: MDC now stocking Rainbow Trout in St. Louis area lakes, including Lunkers up to 10lbs

ST. LOUIS, MO — This winter, St. Louis-area trout anglers might need to buy some heavier tackle, according to Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) Fisheries Management Biologist Kevin Meneau. During winter months, the metro St. Louis area is a great place to fish for rainbow trout, thanks to the MDC’s winter trout program. Winter trout … Continue reading St. Louis News: MDC now stocking Rainbow Trout in St. Louis area lakes, including Lunkers up to 10lbs

Missouri Politial News: Auditor Galloway responds to request from Secretary of State for assistance in investigating complaint against Attorney General

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today responded to the request by Secretary Jay Ashcroft for assistance in investigating a complaint against the Attorney General.  The complaint alleges Attorney General Josh Hawley used public funds to support his candidacy for the U.S. Senate.  A routine closeout audit of the Attorney General’s Office … Continue reading Missouri Politial News: Auditor Galloway responds to request from Secretary of State for assistance in investigating complaint against Attorney General

Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Makes Six Appointments to Boards and Commissions

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Friday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced six appointments to various boards and commissions. Dr. Cindy Herrmann Baker, of Ozark, was appointed to the Committee for Professional Counselors. Dr. Baker is the owner of four counseling-related companies: Baker Consulting Services, LLC; Touchstone Counseling, LLC; Touchstone Helping Families; and Garden of Healing, LLC.  … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Makes Six Appointments to Boards and Commissions

PARIS | Gathering in Strasbourg remembers victims of market attack

PARIS  — A memorial is being held at a square in the eastern French city of Strasbourg to remember the four people who were shot dead and the dozens who were wounded by a gunman several days ago. The gathering Sunday morning was in Kleber Square by the city’s famed Christmas market, near where the … Continue reading PARIS | Gathering in Strasbourg remembers victims of market attack

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Obtains Second Conviction Against Former Perry County Coroner Herbert Miller

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that his Office has obtained another conviction against Perry County Coroner Herbert Miller for stealing more than $3,300 dollars from Tom and Lila Welsh of Perry County, Missouri. The Missouri Attorney General’s Office previously obtained felony convictions against Miller for felony stealing and financial exploitation … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Obtains Second Conviction Against Former Perry County Coroner Herbert Miller

BERLIN | 1 dead, 44 injured in Switzerland bus crash

BERLIN — Zurich police say a tour bus on its way to Germany has crashed in Switzerland, killing one person and injuring 44 others. The dpa news agency reported Sunday that the Geneva-to-Duesseldorf bus crashed at 4:15 a.m. south of Zurich, a city in northern Switzerland that is the country’s financial hub. Zurich canton (state) … Continue reading BERLIN | 1 dead, 44 injured in Switzerland bus crash