wildfires http://kbia.org en Governor Nixon warns of increased wildfire threat http://kbia.org/post/governor-nixon-warns-increased-wildfire-threat <p>Missouri’s drought conditions have increased the threat of wildfires across the state.</p><p>Governor Jay Nixon presided over a drought briefing Thursday at the Missouri State Fair for emergency management and public safety workers.</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 13:06:07 +0000 Marshall Griffin 19583 at http://kbia.org Governor Nixon warns of increased wildfire threat Rangers Fighting Mark Twain Forest Fires http://kbia.org/post/rangers-fighting-mark-twain-forest-fires <p>Three hundred more acres of Mark Twain National Forest in Salem have burned since last night, in a fire that has burned 5,000 acres since Tuesday afternoon. Thu, 03 Nov 2011 23:07:41 +0000 2992 at http://kbia.org