Missouri

News from across the state of Missouri including General News, State Political News, Entertainment, Sports, and Real Estate.  Our news is aggregated by Blogarama, RSS.News and STLNewsMissouri.com.

Missouri was part of the Louisiana Purchase in 1803.  Jefferson City has been the state capitol since 1826.  With more than six million residents, Missouri is the 18th most populous state and is the 21st most extensive area.

Governor: Mike Parson (R)

Lt Governor: Mike Kehoe (R)

Attorney General: Josh Hawley (R)

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Missouri News: Columbia Police investigating shots fired in the 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Dec. 11

COLUMBIA, MO – Columbia Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Dec. 11 at approximately 10:20 a.m.  During the investigation, officers found five shell casings.  There were no injuries reported.  Investigators found minor damage to two of the surrounding apartment buildings. The suspect vehicle is described … Continue reading Missouri News: Columbia Police investigating shots fired in the 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Dec. 11

Missouri News: Warren County Doctor, Dr. Philip Dean, Sentenced to 40 Months Imprisonment for Illegallly Distributing Opioids and Medicare Fraud

St. Louis, MO – Dr. Philip Dean, 62, a resident of Warren County, Missouri, was sentenced today to 40 months of imprisonment and ordered to pay restitution to the Medicare and Medicaid programs in the amount of $312,377.  Dr. Dean previously pled guilty to two felony charges, illegally distributing opiate medications and making a false … Continue reading Missouri News: Warren County Doctor, Dr. Philip Dean, Sentenced to 40 Months Imprisonment for Illegallly Distributing Opioids and Medicare Fraud

Missouri News: Statement from Auditor Galloway on criminal charge filed against former Winona city clerk; audit of city discovered $42,000 was missing and unaccounted for

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway issued a statement today following the arrest of former Winona city clerk Terri M. Denton on a felony charge of receiving stolen property.  The charge, filed by the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, comes after Auditor Galloway’s office reported in an audit in September that more than … Continue reading Missouri News: Statement from Auditor Galloway on criminal charge filed against former Winona city clerk; audit of city discovered $42,000 was missing and unaccounted for

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Shannon County Public Corruption Charges

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that his office has filed a felony complaint in Shannon County against former City of Winona Clerk Terri Denton.  The complaint alleges that Denton, during her time as city clerk, misappropriated at least five hundred dollars. The charges allege that Denton was employed by the … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Announces Shannon County Public Corruption Charges

Missouri News: St. Louis City, Federal Government to Hold Ceremony to Celebrate Transfer of Land for Next NGA West Site

December 13th Signing Ceremony “Kicks off the next step in our shared mission with the NGA,” says Mayor Krewson ST. LOUIS, MO – St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson, NGA Director Robert Cardillo, and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force Richard Hartley will be joined by Missouri Governor Mike Parson, Senator Roy Blunt, U.S. … Continue reading Missouri News: St. Louis City, Federal Government to Hold Ceremony to Celebrate Transfer of Land for Next NGA West Site

St. Louis News: Saint Louis Zoo Conservation Award Goes To Onnie Byers, Chair of Conservation Planning Specialist Group

ST. LOUIS, MO – The Saint Louis Zoo announced its 2018 Conservation Award and three other Saint Louis Zoo Awards at its 27th annual Marlin Perkins Society Celebration on Nov. 14.  The Marlin Perkins Society has grown from 48 to more than 1,100 members over the past 27 years and has generated over $27 million … Continue reading St. Louis News: Saint Louis Zoo Conservation Award Goes To Onnie Byers, Chair of Conservation Planning Specialist Group

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Responds to Secretary of State Inquiry

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today sent a letter responding to a request for information from Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Office.  The letter rebuts in detail the frivolous nature of the complaint filed by the American Defense Legal Fund. CLICK to read the letter at AGO.MO.GOV SOURCE: news provided by … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Responds to Secretary of State Inquiry

Missouri News: Former Barry County Man, Michael Douglas Peterson, Sentenced to 17 Years for Traveling to Tennessee for Illicit Sex with a Minor

SPRINGFIELD, MO – A former Barry County, Missouri man has been sentenced in federal court for traveling from Missouri to Tennessee to engage in an illicit sexual relationship with a 15-year-old victim, who became pregnant and bore his child. Michael Douglas Peterson, 35, of Morristown, TN was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Roseann Ketchmark on … Continue reading Missouri News: Former Barry County Man, Michael Douglas Peterson, Sentenced to 17 Years for Traveling to Tennessee for Illicit Sex with a Minor