Newscast for May 23, 2012

May 23, 2012

Regional news from the KBIA newsroom including:

  • Missouri National Guard members have been disciplined for looting in Joplin after the massive tornado.
  • The top military officer in charge of managing the Missouri River system says the agency needs help from states to improve its ability to predict water runoff.
  • Supporters of a Columbia man sentenced to three years in prison for sending money to Iraq despite federal sanctions are organizing an effort to commute his federal sentence.
  • It's getting harder to buy the decongestant pseudoephedrine in southeastern Missouri without a prescription.