emergency Boone County to upgrade 911 operation centers By Nick Chabarria • Jun 12, 2012 Residents can soon expect some changes to how Boone County handles 9-1-1 calls. Cole County to install 15 new tornado sirens By Veneta Rizvic • Jun 12, 2012 Officials in Cole County have approved a proposal to add 15 new tornado sirens. Mo. Senate panel backs 911 tracking on cellphones By Associated Press • Apr 25, 2012 David Shane / Flickr Phone companies would have to help Missouri law enforcement agencies locate cellphone callers in emergency situations, under legislation moving through the state Senate. FEMA denies Nixon aid request By Associated Press • Mar 13, 2012 File / KBIA Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he's disappointed that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied a request to provide disaster aid to residents in 18 southern and northern Missouri counties recently hit by violent weather.