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Carl Vogel dies after cancer fight

Services pending for Jefferson City businessman and former lawmaker. Jefferson City businessman Carl Vogel lost his battle with pancreatic cancer Thursday night, 5½ weeks after his 61st birthday.

Missouri State Parks system kicks off celebration for 2017 centennial

The Missouri State Parks system is the envy of most other states.

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Dawn Fredrickson’s love of outdoors makes her a natural for job

Parks and picnics were some of Dawn Fredrickson’s favorite places, yielding some of her fondest childhood memories.

State Tech announces new president

Veteran educator starts July 1; experience includes 14 years at Missouri State.

Missouri presidential primary results

Here are unofficial final results from across Missouri in Tuesday's presidential preference primary.

State Senate approves 'paycheck protection' with changes

Bill now goes back to House, which can take the changes or seek a conference committee to find a compromise.

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President Obama signs emergency declaration for Missouri

Camden, Callaway, Cole, Moniteau, Miller, Morgan and Osage counties among those able to receive federal emergency aid for flooding damages

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal emergency aid has been made available to the state of Missouri to supplement response efforts due to the emergency conditions areas affected by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding beginning on Dec. 22 and continuing.

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Trooper Anthony Piercy charged with involuntary manslaughter in Ellingson drowning

Special Prosecutor William Seay announced Friday he has filed a Class C felony of involuntary manslaughter charge against Missouri Trooper Anthony Piercy in the drowning of Brandon Ellingson.

Missouri's Catholic bishops support Syrian refugees

Bishops John Gaydos of the Jefferson City Diocese, James V. Johnston Jr. of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Thomas E. Reidy of Springfield-Cape Girardeau and Archbishop Robert J. Carlson of St. Louis expressed their "solidarity with all those terrorized by ISIS and other violent extremists."

GOP candidates to Nixon: Say No to Syrian refugees

Republicans say Nixon should block Syrian refugees without federal security clearances; Governor agrees state's security is vital.

2013 Governor Inauguration Parade - School Spirit

Various images of Missouri school bands during the Missouri inauguration parade in Jefferson City, MO. ...