safety http://kbia.org en Missouri faith groups learn disaster preparedness skills http://kbia.org/post/missouri-faith-groups-learn-disaster-preparedness-skills <p style="margin-bottom: 23.765px; line-height: 23.765px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; line-height: 23.765px;">When a tornado devastated Joplin in spring 2011, South Joplin Christian Church didn’t have a plan.</span></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:54:31 +0000 Kellie Moore 51195 at http://kbia.org Missouri faith groups learn disaster preparedness skills MU to add new alert systems http://kbia.org/post/mu-add-new-alert-systems <p></p><p><span style="font-size:8.5pt">The University of Missouri is adding new ways to send out alerts in case of emergencies.<o:p></o:p></span></p><p><span style="font-size:8.5pt">One new method is a beacon system that will help relay messages across campus. The other is a software program that can override computer screens to send an alert.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 22:22:31 +0000 Associated Press 41173 at http://kbia.org MU to add new alert systems Field Notes: The aftermath of a grain explosion http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-aftermath-grain-explosion <p><em>This is the latest installment of Harvest Public Media’s&nbsp;</em><strong><u><a _cke_saved_href="http://www.kbia.org/programs/field-notes" href="http://www.kbia.org/programs/field-notes">Field Notes</a></u></strong><em>, in which reporters talk to newsmakers and experts about important issues related to food production.</em></p><p>Who knew storing grain could be so dangerous?</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 21:46:56 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson & Jeremy Bernfeld 31223 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: The aftermath of a grain explosion Columbia Public Schools making schools safer http://kbia.org/post/columbia-public-schools-making-schools-safer <p></p><p></p><p>Improvements in safety are on the horizon for many of Columbia’s public schools. Tue, 11 Dec 2012 21:03:59 +0000 India Everett 25763 at http://kbia.org Columbia Public Schools making schools safer Indiana farm linked to contaminated cantaloupe also recalls watermelons http://kbia.org/post/indiana-farm-linked-contaminated-cantaloupe-also-recalls-watermelons <p>The Indiana farm that recalled cantaloupes linked to a Salmonella outbreak that has killed two and sickened 204 is now recalling its watermelons. Chamberlain Farms issued the voluntary recall because the melons <u><a href="http://www.schnucks.com/pressreleases/pressrelease.asp?id=186">could be contaminated with <em>Salmonella Newport</em></a></u>.</p><p>Foodborne illness is always a danger for farmers, grocery stores and customers alike.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:04:05 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 20977 at http://kbia.org Indiana farm linked to contaminated cantaloupe also recalls watermelons