kirksvillle http://kbia.org en Newscast for July 17, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-july-17-2013 <p></p><p></p><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:&nbsp;</p><ul><li>MU Health Care named one of the "Most Wired" hospitals in the country&nbsp;</li><li>Kirksville&nbsp;pays Environmental Protection Agency fine for not testing water</li><li>New licensing requirements for insurance counselors&nbsp; Wed, 17 Jul 2013 23:00:48 +0000 Alexandra Olgin 37270 at http://kbia.org Rep. Zachary Wyatt: on coming out, and speaking against 'don't say gay' http://kbia.org/post/rep-zachary-wyatt-coming-out-and-speaking-against-dont-say-gay A Republican member of the Missouri House<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-lawmaker-wyatt-says-he-gay-denounces-school-bill"> announced today</a> that he is gay during a press conference on a bill that would limit public schools from discussing sexual orientation in the classroom.&nbsp; Zachary Wyatt of Kirksville told reporters he has deep regrets for not taking stands earlier against school bullying, and called for lawmakers to shelve the so-called &ldquo;don&rsquo;t say gay&rdquo; bill.<p>With his disclosure today, Wyatt becomes the only current openly gay Republican state legislator in the nation.<p>St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Marshall Griffin talked with Wyatt about the bill and his decision to come out. Wed, 02 May 2012 21:33:35 +0000 Marshall Griffin 13444 at http://kbia.org Rep. Zachary Wyatt: on coming out, and speaking against 'don't say gay'