Wendy Mader http://kbia.org en Newscast for December 10, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-december-10-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Funding draft recommendations released for Missouri colleges and universities</li><li>Three MU grads are now part of U.S. Senate</li><li>MU House Speaker Tim Jones touring the state</li><li>Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid stressed importance of airline deal</li><li>Stephens College selling properties to Hagan Scholarship Foundation<br><p></p></li></ul> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 23:46:01 +0000 Wendy Mader 25713 at http://kbia.org Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid stresses importance of airline deal http://kbia.org/post/columbia-mayor-bob-mcdavid-stresses-importance-airline-deal <p>Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid plans to run for a second term and is putting extra importance on issues that he says still need resolving. McDavid thinks transportation is the key to improving Columbia’s economy in the coming years.</p><p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:57:48 +0000 Wendy Mader 25703 at http://kbia.org Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid stresses importance of airline deal Contracts signed for Jefferson City High School land http://kbia.org/post/contracts-signed-jefferson-city-high-school-land <p></p><p>Lincoln University and Linn State Technical College have signed a contract to purchase the campus that will soon be vacated by Jefferson City High School. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 22:22:51 +0000 Wendy Mader 25442 at http://kbia.org Contracts signed for Jefferson City High School land Newscast for December 3, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-december-3-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Federal housing for Joplin tornado victims reaching an end</li><li>Case of whooping cough at Hickman High School</li><li>Gov. Nixon announces newest member of MO Supreme Court</li><li>Jo Ann Emerson to retire from US House<br><p></p></li></ul> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 23:40:36 +0000 Wendy Mader 25387 at http://kbia.org Gov. Nixon announces newest member of MO Supreme Court http://kbia.org/post/gov-nixon-announces-newest-member-mo-supreme-court <p>Governor Jay Nixon announced today that Paul C. Wilson will be the newest member of the Missouri Supreme Court. Wilson will fill the vacant spot left by William Ray Price Jr.</p><p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 22:24:20 +0000 Wendy Mader 25375 at http://kbia.org Gov. Nixon announces newest member of MO Supreme Court Deer season a boost for business in Kirksville http://kbia.org/post/deer-season-boost-business-kirksville <p>Northeast Missouri is popular this time of year for its deer hunting, but many local businesses worried the drought would have a negative effect on the deer population this year. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 22:53:26 +0000 Wendy Mader 25110 at http://kbia.org Deer season a boost for business in Kirksville Newscast for November 13, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-13-2012-0 <p> Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Nonprofit group for family abuse children expanding services to Callaway County</li><li>St. Louis man convicted of 1983 rape and murder expecting prison release</li><li>Law upheld for St. Louis firefighters to live outside city limits</li><li>Missouri unemployment rate remains below national average</li><li>UM Press receives anonymous $10K donation</li><li>Missourians for Equality pushing for discrimination petition</li></ul> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 00:10:41 +0000 Wendy Mader 24481 at http://kbia.org Newscast for November 12, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-12-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Former Columbia Police Chief passes away</li><li>Centralia recovering from water main break</li><li>Wounded veteran receives smart home</li><li>MU considering coed housing</li><li>International student population on rise in US<br><p></p></li></ul> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 00:08:27 +0000 Wendy Mader 24412 at http://kbia.org Former Columbia Police Chief passes away http://kbia.org/post/former-columbia-police-chief-passes-away <p>Former Columbia Police Chief Paul Cheavens died yesterday.</p><p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 23:54:18 +0000 Wendy Mader 24411 at http://kbia.org Former Columbia Police Chief passes away Newscast for November 5, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-5-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Security experts concerned about electronic voting machines</li><li>Missouri turkey hunters report bird population improvement</li><li>MU School of Nursing receives $15M grant</li><li>McCaskill stops in Columbia on final day of campaign<br><p></p></li></ul> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 23:46:36 +0000 Wendy Mader 24026 at http://kbia.org McCaskill stops in Columbia on final day of campaign http://kbia.org/post/mccaskill-stops-columbia-final-day-campaign <p>Senator Claire McCaskill is finishing up her statewide “Get Out the Vote” campaign today by making various stops throughout Missouri. One of them was in Columbia this morning, at the Coordinated Campaign Building.</p><p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 21:22:26 +0000 Wendy Mader 24008 at http://kbia.org McCaskill stops in Columbia on final day of campaign Libertarian Vice Presidential candidate speaks briefly in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/libertarian-vice-presidential-candidate-speaks-briefly-columbia <p></p><p>The Libertarian candidate for U.S. Vice President is in the Midwest wrapping up the final days of a national campaign. One of his many stops included Columbia on Sunday.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 18:28:23 +0000 Wendy Mader 23995 at http://kbia.org Libertarian Vice Presidential candidate speaks briefly in Columbia Boonville project gets high marks http://kbia.org/post/boonville-project-gets-high-marks <p>A redevelopment project of a former military school in Boonville is receiving a national award for excellence.<strong> </strong>The steering committee for “Kemper Military School Redevelopment Project” is receiving the award from the University Economic Development Association for repurposing 46-acres of land where Kemper Military School stands.</p><p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 15:44:59 +0000 Wendy Mader 23878 at http://kbia.org Boonville project gets high marks Newscast for October 29, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-29-2012-0 <p> Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Senator Claire McCaskill's mother passes away</li><li>MU School of Professional Health Dean to step down at end of academic year</li><li>Some students question university police marijuana arrest policy</li><li>Ameren Missouri and Illinois send crew members to East Coast</li><li>Wrongful death lawsuit filed involving Bustamante case</li></ul> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 23:18:59 +0000 Wendy Mader 23614 at http://kbia.org Sen. McCaskill's mother dies at 84 http://kbia.org/post/sen-mccaskills-mother-dies-84 <p>According to a press release, Senator Claire McCaskill’s mother died of natural causes in St. Louis this afternoon. In a statement released, McCaskill stated that “people all over the state have asked about her mother, and their prayers and concern have been greatly appreciated.”</p><p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 22:54:37 +0000 Wendy Mader 23612 at http://kbia.org Sen. McCaskill's mother dies at 84 Newscast for October 23, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-23-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Jefferson City under a Boil Order Advisory</li><li>Captian Dianne Bernhard appointed Deputy Chief of Columbia Police Department</li><li>Improper charges found in Missouri Athletic Department</li></ul> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 22:54:16 +0000 Wendy Mader 23311 at http://kbia.org Jefferson City under a Boil Order Advisory http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-under-boil-order-advisory <p>After a broken water line today, a large part of Jefferson City is under a Boil Order Advisory. Anyone in the city using Missouri American Water must boil their water before using it. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 22:20:21 +0000 Associated Press & Wendy Mader 23307 at http://kbia.org Jefferson City under a Boil Order Advisory Newscast for October 15, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-15-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Eight candidates vie for vacant Columbia Board of Education spot</li><li>Jefferson City Council to discuss noise ordinance</li><li>Columbia announces agreement with American Airlines</li></ul> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 22:53:12 +0000 Wendy Mader 22849 at http://kbia.org Newscast for October 8, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-8-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>The Wiley House remains open after scheduled close</li><li>Holts Summit residents report AC theft</li><li>Victims relatives outraged over Columbia man's prison release</li><li>Missouri Lt. Gov. candidate Susan Montee releases TV ad</li><li>Non-Missouri voter registration ends Wednesday</li></ul> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 22:58:22 +0000 Wendy Mader 22450 at http://kbia.org Newscast for October 1, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-1-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Jefferson City building Missouri's first high school academy</li><li>NRA endorsing Attorney General Chris Koster</li><li>Washington-based group suing for MU records</li></ul> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 23:02:28 +0000 Wendy Mader 22098 at http://kbia.org Newscast for September 24, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-september-24-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Employment on the rise at Lake Regional Health System</li><li>Missouri SAT scores fall amongst high school graduates</li><li>Conservative group considers returning support to Akin Mon, 24 Sep 2012 22:54:37 +0000 Wendy Mader 21708 at http://kbia.org Newscast for September 17, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-september-17-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Upcoming debates on Friday for U.S. Senate and Missouri governor</li><li>Columbia Parks and Recreation push for Grindstone Creek Trail</li><li>Jefferson City funeral home ordered to stay away from pre-arranged funeral contracts Mon, 17 Sep 2012 23:29:28 +0000 Wendy Mader 21311 at http://kbia.org Newscast for September 11, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-september-11-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>FARM-PAC reaffirming endorsement for US Senate candidate Todd Akin</li><li>Missouri's veto session set for tomorrow</li><li>Attorneys for American Civil Liberties Union seeking a temporary junction to block "house of worship" law</li><li>Final meeting for response to natural disasters</li><li>Boone County offering free flu immunizations for children Tue, 11 Sep 2012 23:02:34 +0000 Wendy Mader 20998 at http://kbia.org Newscast for September 10, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-september-10-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Governor Nixon extends farmers declaration</li><li>MU students partner with food pantry</li><li>Chronic wasting disease impacting deer in northern counties</li><li>Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan's ballot summery planning appeal Mon, 10 Sep 2012 23:03:55 +0000 Wendy Mader 20900 at http://kbia.org