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Effects of Western Wildfires Visible in Missouri

September 18, 2020

While wildfires continue to burn in California, Oregon, and Washington, the smoke has become visible in Missouri, creating hazy, milky grey skies in the...Read more

Fall’s Favorite Flower

September 18, 2020

“If you would be happy for a lifetime, grow Chrysanthemums.” (a Chinese philosopher)

With the start of fall on Tuesday, we will soon...Read more

Missouri Legislature to Return Next Week for Veto Session

September 11, 2020

The Missouri General Assembly is scheduled to return next week for its annual veto session. It is expected that the legislature will spend little...Read more

U.S. Bishops Call on Congress/White House to Address Ongoing COVID-Related Needs

September 11, 2020

Archbishop Paul S. Coakley of Oklahoma City, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, issued...Read more

FDA States Political Influence Will Not Influence its COVID-19 Work

September 11, 2020

This week, senior officials from the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took the unusual step of issuing a statement saying the department’s work...Read more

Food Stamp Usage Up in Missouri

September 11, 2020

Statistics from the state’s Department of Social Services (DSS) show the number of Missourians on food stamps has increased by about 120,000 since January....Read more

Preparing for Flu Season

September 11, 2020

As we reach the end of summer and turn to fall, the flu season will soon be upon us. While the safety measures recommended...Read more

Remembering 9/11

September 11, 2020

The two ghostly columns of blue light that rose from near ground zero each year on September 11, replicating the shape of the Twin...Read more

Senate Approves Public Safety Measures Amid a Filibuster

September 4, 2020

The Senate truly agreed and finally passed two public safety bills on Wednesday and sent two more back to the House for further consideration....Read more

Gov. Parson Announces New COVID-19 Test

September 4, 2020

On Thursday, Governor Parson held a press conference at Washington University to discuss a new saliva-based COVID-19 test that was recently approved by the...Read more