disaster relief

4:29 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Mo. 2011 disasters cost $36 million, a quarter of what Nixon budgeted

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Missouri’s final tab for the Joplin tornado and the 2011 flooding has proven to be much smaller than what Gov. Jay Nixon anticipated.

Figures provided to The Associated Press by Nixon's budget office show that the state's share for the disasters is a little more than $36 million. That's only a quarter of the $150 million that Nixon set aside in the budget in 2011.

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5:14 pm
Mon January 21, 2013

Mo. Red Cross seeking volunteers

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The Heart of Missouri chapter of the American Red Cross needs more volunteers.

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