Related Program: KBIA Newscast Newscast for August 16, 2013 By Rehman Tungekar • Aug 16, 2013 Related Program: KBIA Newscast TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 3:04 Regional news from the KBIA Newsroom, including: Race for Mo. House speaker heats up Mo. State Fair attendance appears unaffected by rodeo clown incident Sierra Club, KCP&L spar over 2007 agreement Tags: house speakermissouri state fairPM NewscastTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Mo. State Fair attendance appears unaffected by rodeo clown incident By Marshall Griffin • Aug 16, 2013 Missouri Division of Tourism / Flickr Attendance figures appear to be on the rise as the 2013 Missouri State Fair heads into its final weekend. Race for Mo. House speaker heats up By Associated Press • Aug 16, 2013 David Shane / Flickr Missouri House Majority Leader John Diehl is promising to raise money for the Republican cause — not his personal political aspirations — if colleagues nominate him as the next House speaker.