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Science, Health and Technology
9:13 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Missouri continues to investigate illness outbreak

The Missouri River cuts through Jefferson City and the rest of mid-Missouri.
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Health officials are investigating the cause of an outbreak of illnesses during a recent gathering of the Missouri Coroners' and Medical Examiners' Association.

The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that 40 to 50 members of the group became ill during a three-day conference at a Jefferson City hotel. About 100 members of the association attended the conference.

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