George Varney http://kbia.org en PM Newscast for September 1, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-september-1-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/boone-county-plans-budget-more-money-ryan-ferguson-lawsuit-defense">Boone County plans to budget more money to Ryan Ferguson lawsuit defense</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/ferguson-police-wear-body-cameras">Ferguson police to wear body cameras </a></li></ul> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:40:00 +0000 George Varney 58570 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 29, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-29-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/officer-resigns-over-protester-threat">Officer resigns over protester threat </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/suit-claims-police-brutality-ferguson-protests">Suit claims police brutality over at Ferguson protests </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/unemployment-casino-bills-among-new-missouri-laws">Unemployment, casino bills among new Missouri laws</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/unemployment-casino-bills-among-new-missouri-laws">Missouri judge likely to uphold teacher proposal</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/ozark-fire-push-same-sex-benefits-stopped">Ozark Fire push for same-sex benefits stopped</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-unveils-aid-effort-ferguson-businesses">Mo. unveils aid effort to Ferguson businesses</a> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:33:18 +0000 George Varney 58442 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 25, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-25-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/koster-hold-workshops-encourage-more-minorities-law-enforcement">Koster to hold workshops to encourage more minorities in law enforcement</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/after-delay-ferguson-florissant-students-scheduled-start-school-monday">After delay, Ferguson-Florissant scheduled to start school on Monday</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/eve-sons-funeral-michael-brown-sr-calls-pause-protests">On eve of son's funeral, Michael Brown Sr. calls for a pause to the protests</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/charter-high-schools-disappearing-missouri">Charter high schools disappearing in Missouri</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/inquest-examine-cuffed-mans-drowning-death">Inquest to examined cuffed man's drowning death<br /> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:40:00 +0000 George Varney 58226 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 22, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-22-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/nixon-talks-about-decision-withdraw-national-guard-and-more-about-ferguson">Nixon talks about decision National Guard from Ferguson and more</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/kinder-wants-legislative-panel-police-shooting">Kinder wants legislative panel on police shooting</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/new-assault-complaints-against-ex-mizzou-rb-emerge">New assault complaints about ex-Mizzou RB emerge</a></li></ul> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:44:42 +0000 George Varney 58099 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 21, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-21-2014 <p> Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:40:00 +0000 George Varney 58038 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 20, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-20-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/live-updates-ferguson-residents-caught-protest-city-police-discuss-another-killing">Almost a peaceful night in Ferguson</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/filing-seeks-expedite-execution-information-suit">Filing seeks to expedite execution information suit</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/man-killed-police-st-louis-just-miles-ferguson">Man killed by police in St. Louis, just miles from Ferguson</a></li></ul><p></p> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:39:44 +0000 George Varney 57985 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 19, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-19-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/school-canceled-parents-give-children-life-lesson">With school canceled, parents give children a life lesson</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/nixon-says-national-guard-needed-are-troops-wanted">Nixon says National Guard needed, but are troops wanted?</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/missouri-democratic-group-pay-10k-ethics-fine">Missouri Democratic group to pay $10k ethics fine</a></li></ul><p> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:21:23 +0000 George Varney 57928 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 18, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-18-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:20:50 +0000 George Varney 57875 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 15, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-15-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/youth-ferguson-i-want-more-my-city-what-it-now">Youth in Ferguson: "I want more for my city than what it is now"</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/michael-browns-family-wants-doj-order-second-autopsy">Michael Brown's family wants DOJ to order second autopsy</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/nixon-puts-highway-patrol-charge-ferguson-seeks-softer-tone">Nixon puts Highway Patrol in charge of Ferguson, seeks softer tone</a></li></ul> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:38:48 +0000 George Varney 57763 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 14, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-14-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:30:47 +0000 George Varney 57695 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 13, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-13-2014 <p></p><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:45:29 +0000 George Varney 57635 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 12, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-12-2014 <p> Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li>Peaceful crowds gather in Ferguson</li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/southwest-missouri-rehab-center-close">Southwest Missouri rehab center to close </a></li><li>Challenge to gay marriage ban heads to trial</li><li>Study: Preterm babies have different gut microbes — which could affect their health</li></ul> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:30:04 +0000 George Varney 57574 at http://kbia.org AM Newscast August 11, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/am-newscast-august-11-2014 <p></p><p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:39:41 +0000 George Varney 57522 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for June 2, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-june-2-2014 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">News coverage from the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KBIA</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> newsroom including:&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:08:13 +0000 George Varney 53946 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for May 14, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-may-14-2014 <p></p><p>Coverage from KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/general-assembly-puts-early-voting-proposal-ballot-would-block-rivals">General assembly puts early-voting proposal on ballot that would block rivals</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/legislators-governor-spar-over-dues-governors-group">Legislators, Governor spar over dues to governors group&nbsp;</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/tax-limits-champion-honored-missouri-capitol">Tax-limits champion honored at Missouri's Capitol&nbsp;</a></li></ul> Wed, 14 May 2014 22:57:44 +0000 George Varney 52949 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for May 7, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-may-7-2014 <p>News coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Wed, 07 May 2014 22:19:50 +0000 George Varney 52612 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for April 30, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-april-30-2014 <p>News coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:43:10 +0000 George Varney 52241 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for April 23, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-april-23-2014 <p>News coverage from the KBIA news room including:</p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:55:59 +0000 George Varney 51859 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast forApril 9, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-forapril-9-2014 <p> Regional coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:52:50 +0000 George Varney 51070 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast forApril 2, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-forapril-2-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:43:54 +0000 George Varney 50680 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for March 12, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-march-12-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/house-bill-bars-points-traffic-camera-tickets">House bill bars points on traffic camera tickets </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/columbia-residents-weigh-cps-superintendent-finalists">Columbia residents weigh in on CPS superintendent finalists </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/honors-given-mu-diversity-work">Honors given for MU diversity work </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/harsh-winter-could-impact-dock-safety">Harsh winter could impact dock safety </a></li></ul> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:46:40 +0000 George Varney 49525 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for February 26, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-february-26-2014 <p>News coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:47:57 +0000 George Varney 48810 at http://kbia.org Newscast for January 29, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-january-29-2014 <p></p><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/gov-nixons-nominees-delayed-senate-panel">Gov. Nixon's nominees delayed in Senate panel &nbsp;</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/kc-business-leader-support-kci-changes">KC business leaders support KCI changes&nbsp;</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/new-farm-bill-may-be-sight">New farm bill may be in sight&nbsp;</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-panel-probes-nixons-plan-mental-hospital">Mo. panel probes Nixon's plan for mental hospital&nbsp;</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mu-criticized-handling-menu-courey-case">MU criticized for handling of Menu Courey case&nbsp;</a> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 23:53:50 +0000 George Varney 47387 at http://kbia.org PM Newscast for January 23, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-january-23-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom including:</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/nixon-calls-protections-gay-workers">Nixon calls for protections for gay workers </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/attorney-smulls-seeks-stay-over-drug-concerns">Attorney for Smulls seeks stay over drug concerns </a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-mull-72-hour-abortion-waiting-time">Mo. lawmakers mull 72-hour abortion waiting time </a></li><li>Gov. Jay Nixon seeks support for new schools initiative</li></ul> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:13:36 +0000 George Varney 47039 at http://kbia.org Columbia public schools use new technology in classrooms http://kbia.org/post/columbia-public-schools-use-new-technology-classrooms <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Grants for laptops and </span>iPads<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in recent years have put more technology in the hands of Columbia Public Schools students .</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:10:16 +0000 George Varney 45233 at http://kbia.org Columbia public schools use new technology in classrooms Boeing to add more St.Louis county jobs http://kbia.org/post/boeing-add-more-stlouis-county-jobs <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Jay Nixon announced in a press release Thursday that aerospace manufacturing company Boeing will add up to an additional 400 research and technology jobs at its St.Louis County campus.</span></p><p>The new jobs will be part of Boeing's plan to restructure its Research and Technology organization. The company, which employees approximately fifteen thousand workers in Missouri, is being helped in the St. Louis county expansion by the state of Missouri through a package of economic incentives. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 23:22:07 +0000 George Varney 45204 at http://kbia.org Boeing to add more St.Louis county jobs PM Newscast for December 5, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-december-5-2013 <p>News coverage from the KBIA newsroom including:</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:03:55 +0000 George Varney 44880 at http://kbia.org Candidates prepare for 2016 statewide elections http://kbia.org/post/candidates-prepare-2016-statewide-elections <div><p>While statewide elections are still three years away, with the exception of auditor whose term ends in 2014, many candidates have already announced their intention to run.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 14:15:37 +0000 George Varney 44674 at http://kbia.org Candidates prepare for 2016 statewide elections PM Newscast for November 21, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-november-21-2013 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Regional news coverage from the </span>KBIA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> newsroom including:</span></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:43:09 +0000 George Varney 44222 at http://kbia.org Columbia Board of Education tours schools with new technology in classrooms http://kbia.org/post/columbia-board-education-tours-schools-new-technology-classrooms <p>The Columbia Board of Education visited three schools Thursday, two physically and a third virtually, to see how new technology is being used throughout the district.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; At Midway Heights Elementary it's the first year where there are classrooms have provided one mini iPad for each student.&nbsp; Midway is part of an elementary school iPad pilot program along with Shepard, Grant, and Russell Elementary.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 16:45:38 +0000 George Varney 44203 at http://kbia.org Columbia Board of Education tours schools with new technology in classrooms