animal shelters http://kbia.org en Newscast for August 13, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-august-13-2013 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Updated news on the Missouri State Fair rodeo clown incident,</li><li>Mo. Supreme Court rejects lawsuit on animal shelters,</li><li>Vicky Hartzler speaks at military event.</li></ul> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 20:51:24 +0000 Casey Morell 38774 at http://kbia.org Mo. Supreme Court rejects animal shelter lawsuit http://kbia.org/post/mo-supreme-court-rejects-animal-shelter-lawsuit <p>The Missouri Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a law that raised the state's licensing fees on animal shelters.</p><p>The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by the Humane Society of the United States and two other animal shelters was moot. The court noted the suit challenged the procedure by which a 2010 licensing law was passed, but that lawmakers had changed the law again in 2011.</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 20:10:03 +0000 Associated Press 38764 at http://kbia.org Mo. Supreme Court rejects animal shelter lawsuit Jefferson City City Council passes resolution to explore turning animal shelter into museum http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-city-council-passes-resolution-explore-turning-animal-shelter-museum <p>The City Council passed a resolution Monday to explore the possibility of using the building to display exhibits for a firefighter museum. Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:52:43 +0000 Abby Spudich & Kelsey Kupferer 15374 at http://kbia.org Animal shelters exempted from licensing fees http://kbia.org/post/animal-shelters-exempted-licensing-fees <p>Some Missourians are upset about a recent bill that passed the Missouri House of Representatives that would exempt animal shelters from licensing fees. Mon, 23 Apr 2012 22:40:41 +0000 Micah Smith 12899 at http://kbia.org Animal shelters exempted from licensing fees Mo. legislation would reduce licensing fees http://kbia.org/post/mo-legislation-would-reduce-licensing-fees <p>Missouri lawmakers are considering changes to state licensing fees for dog breeders and animal shelters. Mon, 23 Apr 2012 14:09:56 +0000 Associated Press 12850 at http://kbia.org Mo. legislation would reduce licensing fees