Mark Bergin http://kbia.org en Q&A with policy advisor for the ACLU on net neutrality http://kbia.org/post/qa-policy-advisor-aclu-net-neutrality <p>In January the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals issued <a href="http://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/internet/opinions.nsf/3AF8B4D938CDEEA685257C6000532062/$file/11-1355-1474943.pdf">a decision</a> on the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) “net neutrality” regulations.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:02:34 +0000 Mark Bergin 50681 at http://kbia.org Q&A with policy advisor for the ACLU on net neutrality Columbia residents weigh in on CPS superintendent finalists http://kbia.org/post/columbia-residents-weigh-cps-superintendent-finalists <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The search for a new superintendent for Columbia Public Schools is almost over.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:12:29 +0000 Mark Bergin 49480 at http://kbia.org Columbia residents weigh in on CPS superintendent finalists Live Blog: Columbia Schools Superintendent Meet & Greet http://kbia.org/post/live-blog-columbia-schools-superintendent-meet-greet <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Follow this blog for live, continuing coverage of the "Meet and Greet" event for the two finalists for the Columbia Board of Education's superintendent position.</span></p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 20:57:43 +0000 Mark Bergin 49424 at http://kbia.org Live Blog: Columbia Schools Superintendent Meet & Greet When could marijuana become legal in Missouri? http://kbia.org/post/when-could-marijuana-become-legal-missouri <p></p><p>It’s been a big couple of years for marijuana legalization efforts around the country, with states like Colorado and Washington legalizing the recreational use of cannabis.</p><p>Here in Missouri, Rep. Chris Kelly (D-Columbia) introduced a bill in January that, if passed, would create a legal framework to grow and possess marijuana in Missouri.</p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:24:00 +0000 Mark Bergin 49322 at http://kbia.org When could marijuana become legal in Missouri? Newscast for December 10, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-december-10-2013-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Regional news coverage from the </span>KBIA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> newsroom, including:</span></p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/death-row-inmate-nicklasson-remains-optimistic">Death row inmate Nicklasson remains optimistic</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-court-upholds-student-transfer-law-kc-case">Mo. court upholds student transfer law in KC</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/gov-nixon-signs-17b-boeing-incentive-plan">Gov. Nixon signs $1.7B Boeing incentive plan</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/nixon-unveils-plans-pay-new-fulton-state-hospital">Nixon unveils plans to pay for new Fulton state hospital</a> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 23:40:52 +0000 Mark Bergin 45085 at http://kbia.org Newscast for December 3, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-december-3-2013-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Regional news coverage from the </span>KBIA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> newsroom, including:</span></p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/us-senators-tout-missouri-boeing-777x">US Senators tout Missouri to Boeing for 777x</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-approves-renovation-plan-douglass-park">Columbia City Council approves renovations for Douglass Park</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mfa-oil-approved-purchase-mamtek-property-moberly">MFO Oil approved to purchase Mamtek property in Moberly</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/missouri-revenues-22-percent-year">Missouri revenues up 2.2 percent for year</a> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 23:40:20 +0000 Mark Bergin 44723 at http://kbia.org Newscast for November 19, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-19-2013-0 <p> Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/federal-judge-grants-stay-execution-white-supremacist-franklin">Federal Judge Halts Execution of White Supremacist Franklin</a></li><li>Republican chairmen to talk to Gov. Nixon if there is a joint House-Senate hearing</li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/report-shows-declines-mo-unemployment-rate">Report shows declines in Mo. unemployment rate</a></li></ul> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:42:12 +0000 Mark Bergin 44056 at http://kbia.org Newscast for November 12, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-12-2013-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/ags-office-will-not-pursue-further-action-ryan-ferguson-case">AG's office will not pursue further action in Ryan Ferguson case</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/franklins-attorney-asks-court-execution-stay">Franklin's attorney asks court for execution stay</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/audit-claims-mo-k-12-schools-could-save-money-changing-bond-bidding-process">Audit Claims Mo. K-12 Schools Could Save Money By Changing Bond Bidding Process</a></li></ul> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 23:46:15 +0000 Mark Bergin 43674 at http://kbia.org Newscast for November 5, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-5-2013-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Regional news coverage from the </span>KBIA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> newsroom, including:</span></p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/ryan-fergusons-murder-conviction-vacated">Ryan Ferguson's murder conviction vacated</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/new-mo-house-panel-probe-agriculture-agency">New Mo. House panel to probe agriculture agency</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-votes-against-discontinuation-fluoride">Columbia City Council votes against discontinuation of fluoride</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/child-support-contractor-pay-over-late-cards">Child support contractor to pay over late cards</a> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 23:40:44 +0000 Mark Bergin 43315 at http://kbia.org Columbia Airport adds second daily flight to Chicago http://kbia.org/post/columbia-airport-adds-second-daily-flight-chicago <p>The Columbia Regional Airport is adding a second daily flight to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.</p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 15:11:00 +0000 Mark Bergin 43271 at http://kbia.org Columbia Airport adds second daily flight to Chicago Newscast for October 29, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-29-2013-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 22:39:48 +0000 Mark Bergin 42932 at http://kbia.org Newscast for October 22, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-22-2013-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/following-controversy-missouri-selects-new-execution-drug">Following controversy, Missouri selects new execution drug</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mu-gets-18m-modular-nuclear-reactors">MU gets $1.8M for modular nuclear reactors</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/city-council-votes-against-rezoning-proposed-cvs-pharmacy">City council votes against rezoning for proposed CVS pharmacy</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/ncaa-suspends-mu-coach-frank-haith-5-games-violations-miami">NCAA suspends MU coach Frank Haith for 5 games for violations at Miami</a> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 22:22:09 +0000 Mark Bergin 42550 at http://kbia.org Newscast for October 15, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-15-2013-0 <p>News coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/government-shutdown-creates-backlog-ag-chemicals-used-pesticides">Government shutdown creates backlog of ag chemicals used in pesticides</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-gov-nixon-heading-chicago">Mo. Gov. Nixon heading to Chicago</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/executions-hold-mo-seeks-new-death-drug">Executions on hold as Mo. seeks new death drug</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/outside-firm-finds-deficiencies-randolph-county-budget">Outside firm finds deficiencies in Randolph County budget</a> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 22:45:08 +0000 Mark Bergin 42171 at http://kbia.org Outside firm finds deficiencies in Randolph County budget http://kbia.org/post/outside-firm-finds-deficiencies-randolph-county-budget <p>An outside auditing firm has found deficiencies in the 2011 and 2012 Randolph County budgets. Casey-Beard-Boehmer PC conducted an audit released in September on behalf of the Missouri State Auditor&rsquo;s Office.</p><p>Deputy State Auditor Harry Otto said he does not anticipate how the Missouri State Auditor&rsquo;s Office will assess Randolph County until the full audit is completed despite the deficiencies found by the outside CPA firm.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 21:10:47 +0000 Mark Bergin 42157 at http://kbia.org Outside firm finds deficiencies in Randolph County budget Newscast for October 8, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-october-8-2013-0 <p>News coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-s-clark-lane-plan-raises-safety-concerns">Columbia City Council&#39;s Clark Lane plan raises safety concerns</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-initiative-would-let-student-curators-vote">Mo. initiative would let student curators vote</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-supreme-court-hears-case-concerning-second-injury-fund">Mo. Supreme Court hears case concerning Second Injury Fund</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-adopts-new-comprehensive-plan">Columbia City Council adopts new comprehensive plan</a> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 22:39:33 +0000 Mark Bergin 41804 at http://kbia.org