northwest missouri state http://kbia.org en Newscast for February 17, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-17-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><div class="card-text"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><ul><li>Governor Nixon to outline new ethics proposal today</li><li>State lawmaker wants limits on sex-offender list</li><li>Missouri congressional map back in state Supreme Court</li></ul></div></div></div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 16:57:22 +0000 Jacob Fenston 9009 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 17, 2012 Higher education cuts force layoffs at Northwest Missouri State http://kbia.org/post/higher-education-cuts-force-layoffs-northwest-missouri-state <p>In some of the first higher education layoffs announced this year in reaction to state funding reductions, Northwest Missouri State University will cut 20 jobs and eliminate or reorganize eight academic departments in a campus-wide move to reduce costs.</p><p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 14:27:33 +0000 Associated Press 9004 at http://kbia.org Higher education cuts force layoffs at Northwest Missouri State