nodaway county http://kbia.org en Man drowns in NW Missouri river http://kbia.org/post/man-drowns-nw-missouri-river <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 19-year-old man drowned in a northwest Missouri river.</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 21:23:39 +0000 Associated Press 53395 at http://kbia.org Man drowns in NW Missouri river Mo. AG has limited prosecutorial powers http://kbia.org/post/mo-ag-has-limited-prosecutorial-powers <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">As state attorney general, Chris Koster is sometimes referred to as&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri's&nbsp;</font>top prosecutor. But the nationally publicized case of an alleged teenage sexual assault has highlighted that&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri's</font>&nbsp;attorney general has only limited prosecutorial powers.</p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 13:10:31 +0000 Associated Press 42427 at http://kbia.org Special prosecutor to look at Maryville sex assault case http://kbia.org/post/special-prosecutor-look-maryville-sex-assault-case <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A Missouri prosecutor who dropped charges in a sex assault case involving a 14-year-old girl says he's asking a court to appoint a special prosecutor to look at the case.</p><p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 13:54:35 +0000 Associated Press 42327 at http://kbia.org Schaefer calls on Koster to investigate Maryville case http://kbia.org/post/schaefer-calls-koster-investigate-maryville-case <p>State Sen. Kurt Schaefer, who represents Boone and Cooper counties, suggests Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster could open an investigation into an alleged sexual assault in northwest Missouri.</p><p>Schaefer said Wednesday that an independent review of the evidence is needed after the Nodaway County prosecutor dropped charges against teenagers accused in a sexual assault of two younger girls.</p><p>Schaefer is a Republican running for attorney general in 2016. Koster is a Democrat who plans to run for governor in 2016.</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 21:05:13 +0000 Associated Press 42223 at http://kbia.org Schaefer calls on Koster to investigate Maryville case