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Tornado and Flash Floods Cause Damage in Lee’s Summit, Missouri as Kansas City Put on High Alert

Tornado and Flash Floods Cause Damage in Lee’s Summit, Missouri as Kansas City Put on High Alert

Reports of damage caused by tornado and the resulting flash floods which hit Lee’s Summit, Missouri are pouring in as Kansas City had been put on high alert until midnight. A tornado ripped through Lee’s Summit, Missouri close to 7 p.m. on Wednesday July 1, 2015, and was moving towards Kansas City in its southeast […]

Tornado Hits Lee’s Summit, Missouri and Moving Southeast

Tornado Hits Lee’s Summit, Missouri and Moving Southeast

It has been reported that a tornado has hit near Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and is moving in the southeast direction at a speed of 20 miles per hour. A warning has been issued and remains in effect for the southeastern Jackson County until 7:30 p.m. CDT. The warning includes hazardous and high-speed winds including ping-pong […]

Wellston Can Show Policy Makers How a Shift in Power Works Out

Wellston Can Show Policy Makers How a Shift in Power Works Out

Wellston, a suburb in St. Louis, has lost its police department. Neighboring Vinita Park police department is now in charge of dealing with any criminal issues that go on in Wellston. The police department of the suburb, which had a population of 2,000, was financially weak and there had been a number of incidences involving […]

Pot Poster Boy for More Missouri Misery

Pot Poster Boy for More Missouri Misery

Old attitudes are going up in smoke with over half of American adults favoring legalization of marijuana, almost half of the states allowing sales for medicinal purposes, and four states having legalized pot for recreational use. However, old laws – and old prison sentences – regarding marijuana-related crimes are not changing as fast. The life […]

Mo. Concealed Carry Applications Backlogged and Additional Staff Approved

Mo. Concealed Carry Applications Backlogged and Additional Staff Approved

Concealed Carry, which is also known as CCW, involves holding a weapon in public in a hidden manner. The weapon, such as a handgun, can either be on the body of the person or close to them. Some weapons are not even lethal but they still are in the control of the CCW laws. Some […]

Missouri Lawmakers Vote to Override Veto

Missouri Lawmakers Vote to Override Veto

  Missouri law makers voted Tuesday to override governor Jay Nixon’s veto, and remove several thousand people from the from a welfare program. Supporters say that this is to motivate people to go out and find a job, and get off government assisted programs. Three thousand families will lose benefits; for a parent with two […]

Missouri Welfare Recipients to Have Stricter Requirements

Missouri Welfare Recipients to Have Stricter Requirements

Missouri welfare recipients may have their benefit cut and forced to undergo stricter work requirements from January. Lawmakers in Missouri have just voted for the removal of about three thousand families from the cash assistance program, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. Shorter time limits for people receiving the benefit will apply. Missouri decided to override […]

Earthquakes Hit Missouri

Earthquakes Hit Missouri

Earthquakes hit two cities in Missouri this morning, making for a trifecta of concern among residents. The three hit at 1:43 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST), according to earthquake trackers. The first earthquake registered as a 2.9 magnitude and hit a short distance from Sikeston, which is located close to the tri-state area of Missouri, […]

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