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PM Newscasts
6:27 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Newscast for Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including:

  • Bid protest halts construction at Birds Point Levee
  • Truman State to consider adding sexual orientation to non-discrimination policy
  • The Missouri Supreme Court says two candidates for state Legislature can be on this year's ballot.
  • Missouri Gaming Commission has a new chairman
Science, Health and Technology
6:10 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Bid protest halts construction at Birds Point Levee

Greg Wathen Flickr

Restoring the Birds Point-New Madrid Levee to its original height may take a little more time.

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Science, Health and Technology
9:20 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Corps grants contracts to firms to rebuild Birds Point levee

The repair work is worth $20 million.
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The Army Corps of Engineers has awarded contracts to three firms for work to repair the Birds Point levee in southeast Missouri, a levee intentionally breached by the corps at the height of spring flooding in 2011.

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