samantha sunne http://kbia.org en Hear a former inmate's story from MSP http://kbia.org/post/hear-former-inmates-story-msp <p>One man&rsquo;s historic building is another&rsquo;s nightmarish living conditions. Listen to the audio to hear former MSP inmate Joshua Kezer talks about what it was like to be incarcerated for 10 years in one of the oldest prisons in the U.S.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 17:03:40 +0000 Samantha Sunne 14681 at http://kbia.org Hear a former inmate's story from MSP Films, events, donations fund other aging prisons http://kbia.org/post/films-events-donations-fund-other-aging-prisons <p>The Missouri State Penitentiary is one of the oldest prisons in the country, but there are even older ones that survived both centuries of inmates and decades of decay. The Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield and the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia are now fully operating tourist sites. Thu, 24 May 2012 17:00:23 +0000 Samantha Sunne 14678 at http://kbia.org Films, events, donations fund other aging prisons "Neglect" at MSP could be trouble in Jefferson City http://kbia.org/post/neglect-msp-could-be-trouble-jefferson-city <p>An update on the EEZ in Columbia. Plus, some say the situation at the old Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City is getting desperate. Wed, 23 May 2012 22:48:02 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 14682 at http://kbia.org "Neglect" at MSP could be trouble in Jefferson City "Neglect" a threat for Missouri State Penitentiary http://kbia.org/post/neglect-threat-missouri-state-penitentiary <p>The Missouri State Penitentiary closed in 2004 due to deteriorating conditions at the 150-year-old facility. KBIA&rsquo;s Samantha Sunne explains how this deterioration has continued into the prison&rsquo;s life as a Jefferson City tourist destination and historic landmark. Wed, 23 May 2012 22:20:44 +0000 Samantha Sunne 14677 at http://kbia.org "Neglect" a threat for Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri National Guard agribusiness team returns home http://kbia.org/post/missouri-national-guard-agribusiness-team-returns-home <p>Agribusiness Development Team Five has returned home, after an 11-month tour in Afghanistan. The Missouri National Guard team was tasked with helping was improve&nbsp;agricultural practices in Afghanistan.</p><p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 17:32:03 +0000 Samantha Sunne 13157 at http://kbia.org Missouri National Guard agribusiness team returns home Newscast for April 11, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-april-11-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Pretrial motions end in the Ryan Ferguson case.</li><li>The Missouri House passes a bill to change the state&#39;s workers&#39; comp system.</li><li>Some state senators balk at changing gubernatorial election rules.</li></ul> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 22:57:52 +0000 Nick Gass 12279 at http://kbia.org Ferguson case hearing begins next week http://kbia.org/post/ferguson-case-hearing-begins-next-week <p>Ryan Ferguson will be in Jefferson City next week for a hearing concerning his 2005 murder conviction.</p><p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 22:55:37 +0000 Samantha Sunne 12278 at http://kbia.org