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: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in Missouri-American Infrastructure System Replacement Surcharge (ISRS) Request

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri-American Water Company (MAWC) has filed an application with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking to adjust the infrastructure system replacement surcharge (ISRS) on the bills of its St. Louis County customers.  MAWC first established an ISRS on customer bills in December 2003. MAWC seeks the ISRS change to reflect infrastructure … Continue reading Missouri News: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in Missouri-American Infrastructure System Replacement Surcharge (ISRS) Request

Missouri News: Update – Arrest made in assault with a weapon investigation in Columbia, 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Aug. 22

COLUMBIA, MO – UPDATE – Derrick Smith, 30, was arrested in Memphis, Tennessee at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 23 by Memphis Police.  Smith is currently in the Shelby, Tennessee County jail on Boone County Warrants for 1st Degree Felony Assault and Armed Criminal Action and felony warrants originating from the state of Tennessee. The … Continue reading Missouri News: Update – Arrest made in assault with a weapon investigation in Columbia, 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Aug. 22

Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway finds no issues in audit of Holt County Collector’s Office

Audit initiated after vacancy; review finds no significant deficiencies JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway announced today that her office has completed an audit of the Holt County Collector’s office.  The audit, which had no findings, was performed after a vacancy in the Holt County Collector’s office.  Per state law, an audit … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway finds no issues in audit of Holt County Collector’s Office

Missouri News: Missouri Division of Tourism Awards Funds to Promote Local Projects

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — The Missouri Division of Tourism announced the allocation of $2.8 million dollars in 2019 to support marketing efforts of local tourist destinations throughout the state.  These funds are utilized to showcase the various attractions throughout the state and take Missouri to the next level within the tourism industry.  Two projects have … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Division of Tourism Awards Funds to Promote Local Projects

Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Urges Public Service Commission to Increase Privacy Protections for Missouri Consumers

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today submitted a regulatory filing urging the Public Service Commission to adopt more stringent privacy protections for Missouri consumers.  The Public Service Commission, which regulates Missouri utilities, is considering rules governing how companies use and share customer information. Attorney General Hawley argued that the Commission should … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Urges Public Service Commission to Increase Privacy Protections for Missouri Consumers

Missouri News: Former Church Employee, Nathaniel D. Nelson, Pleads Guilty to Arson

Fire, Racist Graffiti Used to Cover up Burglary KANSAS CITY, MO – A former church maintenance worker pleaded guilty in federal court today to arson after setting a fire at Concord Cultural Center in Kansas City, Missouri and spray-painting racist graffiti on the front of the adjoining church, Concord Fortress of Hope, in an effort … Continue reading Missouri News: Former Church Employee, Nathaniel D. Nelson, Pleads Guilty to Arson

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Urges Congress to Close Deadly Fentanyl Loophole

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, as part of a bipartisan coalition of 52 state and territory attorneys general, called on Congress yesterday to help end the opioid epidemic and close a loophole that allows those who traffic deadly fentanyl to stay a step ahead of law enforcement. Led by Attorneys General … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Urges Congress to Close Deadly Fentanyl Loophole

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley to Launch Independent Review of Archdiocese of St. Louis

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley yesterday announced that his office has launched an independent review of the Archdiocese of St. Louis regarding allegations of sexual abuse by clergy members.  This comes after the Archdiocese agreed to voluntarily cooperate with the Attorney General’s Office. “Victims of sexual abuse of any kind deserve to … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley to Launch Independent Review of Archdiocese of St. Louis