Missouri State News http://feed.informer.com/digests/QBP8XRK1WZ/feeder Missouri State News Respective post owners and feed distributors Sat, 05 Sep 2020 11:52:00 +0000 Feed Informer http://feed.informer.com/ Spectacular night expected for high school football in Kansas City area https://www.kansascity.com/news/weather-news/article245831605.html Missouri urn:uuid:8c351f35-c829-d92c-896c-f24ef89d6bfa Fri, 18 Sep 2020 14:47:10 +0000 <p>It will be a spectacular night for high school football in the Kansas City area Friday, according to <a>FOX4 meteorologist Michelle Bogowith.</a></p> Spectacular weather night expected for high school football in Kansas City area https://www.kansascity.com/news/weather-news/article245831605.html Missouri urn:uuid:ff84b874-b68b-de09-64f7-43c7c7e59334 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 14:47:10 +0000 “It is definitely going to be cooling off” tonight, Fox 4 meteorologist Michelle Bogowith said Hit-and-run drivers strikes, kills man leaving a Kansas City bar https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245831065.html Missouri urn:uuid:1788315b-741a-7480-23c3-7487e680d1c4 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:59:23 +0000 <p>A man leaving a Kansas City bar was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver early Friday, police said.</p> Hit-and-run driver strikes and kills man leaving a Kansas City bar https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245831065.html Missouri urn:uuid:7849c0f3-9068-0b75-382b-2191f51c068b Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:59:23 +0000 The hit-and-run victim had just left Percy’s Bar & Grill Kansas City reports its 4th homicide in 5 days after man found fatally shot https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245830530.html Missouri urn:uuid:be245d26-ab18-6a82-116a-341cd4eabe68 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:32:57 +0000 <p>A man was found shot to death outside a vehicle early Friday after a caller asked police to check out a suspicious car in front of a Kansas City home, police said.</p> Kansas City reports its fourth homicide in five days after man is found fatally shot https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245830530.html Missouri urn:uuid:fceccb69-9b97-4caf-65e6-73774f48cc8c Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:32:57 +0000 Homicide victim found after caller reports suspicious car Biden has improved standing in many battleground states, 538 says. Missouri isn’t one https://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article245813080.html Missouri urn:uuid:0e9a2fc2-de51-ea8b-1e0d-94ef7e56ae0c Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:27:15 +0000 Florida is the only other ‘close’ state where Trump gained Missourinet Morning News 9-18-2020 (Audio) https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/missourinet-morning-news-9-18-2020-audio/ Missourinet urn:uuid:94210405-558a-0951-cbad-7a7600d45ec2 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 11:00:22 +0000 Democratic criticism of the special session and Missouri&#8217;s health labs are getting ready for cold and flu season during a pandemic. Bill Wise reports.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/WQf3ixCWp4c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Hudson set for an MRI on Friday after leaving with a mild forearm strain https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/hudson-set-for-an-mri-on-friday-after-leaving-with-a-mild-forearm-strain/ Missourinet urn:uuid:a5bd07ba-e4ea-0101-5916-a60f7340a801 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:04:44 +0000 Steven Brault tossed a complete game while striking out eight and giving up just one run as the Pirates topped the Cardinals 5-1 in Pittsburgh. Gregory Polance homered for the Pirates. Polanco drove in three runs for Pittsburgh, which snapped an eight-game losing streak. Tommy Edman drove in the lone St. Louis run. The Cardinals [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/L0wm-8sUImU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Missouri extends childcare subsidies for some school-aged kids getting remote education https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/missouri-extends-childcare-subsidies-for-some-school-aged-kids-getting-remote-education/ Missourinet urn:uuid:ea872068-8d58-87bf-e69c-994dfd7f673c Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:00:52 +0000 The Missouri Department of Social Services (DSS) is extending full-time childcare subsidy benefits through December 31 for eligible school-aged students who are not attending school in-person. A state press release says CARES Act Child Care Plan makes the additional financial aid possible for low-income working families. “Parents with school-aged students who are not attending in [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/AC2wEk6fh88" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> After Sturgis superspreader, Missouri hosts thousands at Lake of the Ozarks bike rally https://www.kansascity.com/news/state/missouri/article245824025.html Missouri urn:uuid:5d436fd1-d945-ec8f-198a-cc248fb33e72 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:00:00 +0000 “Bikers don’t wear masks. It’s just that’s the way they are.” Four Tigers named to SEC-preseason team https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/four-tigers-named-to-sec-preseason-team/ Missourinet urn:uuid:dfb9a37c-7812-7e4b-b5b6-dc9dc29ac20f Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:33:35 +0000 Four Missouri football players are on the Preseason All-Southeastern Conference Coaches Team. Junior linebacker Nick Bolton is on the first team, senior defensive back Tyree Gillespie and senior defensive lineman Kobie Whiteside are on the second team and senior running back Larry Rountree the third made the third team. Mizzou opens the 2020 season September [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/SVbj2DAj0Bs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Missouri’s Hawley: increases in social isolation from pandemic may be contributing to surges in drug addiction https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/missouris-hawley-increases-in-social-isolation-from-pandemic-may-be-contributing-to-surges-in-drug-addiction/ Missourinet urn:uuid:5faa6081-cb1b-9339-7ab1-eeb40b470bc8 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:30:41 +0000 Missouri&#8217;s junior senator is urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to address the mental health needs of Americans impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley (R) has written a letter to HHS Secretary Alex Azar, calling on the agency to deploy more of the $425 million that Congress appropriated [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/iBbK7wBhL1E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Chiefs fan tested positive for COVID-19 after attending game https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/chiefs-fan-tested-positive-for-covid-19-after-attending-game/ Missourinet urn:uuid:253261e8-22e6-dd75-6677-6db2c8f62ba1 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:29:04 +0000 A fan who attended the Chiefs&#8217; game last Thursday at Arrowhead Stadium has tested positive for COVID-19 the following day, Kansas City Health officials report. The Chiefs said they were able to pinpoint the names of other members in the party, plus detailed information about the path and location of entry. The Kansas City Health [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/XaaJM5Tx_1w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> WATCH: Joe Buck learns of Hall of Fame induction while broadcasting Thursday night’s game https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/watch-joe-buck-learns-of-hall-of-fame-induction-while-broadcasting-thursday-nights-game/ Missourinet urn:uuid:75b16f3e-30d8-3ab0-49ae-9c98e41462bb Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:18:32 +0000 Sports broadcaster Joe Buck is going into the hall of fame. The St. Louis native is entering the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton as the winner of the 2020 Pete Rozelle Award. Buck found out the news while calling last night&#8217;s Bengals/Browns game on Fox. Incredible moment as Joe @Buck finds out on-air [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/ih41fp4B71Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Lake St. Louis man sentenced to prison for defrauding NFL player https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/18/lake-st-louis-man-sentenced-to-prison-for-defrauding-nfl-player/ Missourinet urn:uuid:8ac4a83f-4e19-3269-5aef-7dfbdf4d7943 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:12:29 +0000 A Lake St. Louis man is heading to prison for a scheme involving an NFL player. Abayomi Martin was sentenced on Thurseday to 15 months after pleading guilty in March to wire fraud for a scheme to defraud and obtain money from Dallas Cowboy&#8217;s player Brandon Carr. Prosecutors say Martin falsely claimed he was part-owner [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/gNk4r09IlrI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> China flies 18 warplanes near Taiwan during US envoy's visit https://www.stltoday.com/news/china-flies-18-warplanes-near-taiwan-during-us-envoys-visit/article_155cfd85-3150-554f-9eea-d27301153954.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:24d572c3-4b9d-e733-1137-64200dc55e89 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:55:00 +0000 China’s military sent 18 planes including fighter jets over the Taiwan Strait in an unusually large show of force Friday as a U.S. envoy held a day of closed-door meetings on the self-governing island claimed by China. Poop knife among 2020 Ig Nobel winners https://www.stltoday.com/news/poop-knife-among-2020-ig-nobel-winners/article_224c14bc-5f1f-56b7-bbbf-8691dd5d3170.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:058e9347-e70d-9e70-3724-2fa32b19cae5 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:47:00 +0000 An anthropologist who tested an urban legend by fashioning a knife out of frozen human feces, and a man who found that spiders oddly give scientists who study insects the heebie-jeebies, are among the 2020 winners. Ex-Pence adviser says Trump bungled virus response; she's for Biden https://www.stltoday.com/news/ex-pence-adviser-says-trump-bungled-virus-response-shes-for-biden/article_5e4da159-6950-572f-a388-dac253cfc132.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:2bc4a354-7f70-0d57-b2ac-57f92a72f12a Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:40:00 +0000 A former adviser to Vice President Mike Pence who served on the White House coronavirus task force says President Donald Trump once suggested that COVID-19 might be a good thing because it would stop him from having to shake hands… 'Hoverboard' dentist who defrauded Medicaid sentenced to 12 years https://www.stltoday.com/news/hoverboard-dentist-who-defrauded-medicaid-sentenced-to-12-years/article_ba784203-d6dc-5b23-a0d9-af1904201545.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:b74811d5-b1cf-655f-4e3a-7f7eba4b85ab Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:22:00 +0000 A former dentist who was filmed extracting a patient's tooth while standing on a hoverboard has been sentenced to 12 years in jail, according to a statement from the Alaska Department of Law. Trump to block U.S. downloads of TikTok, WeChat starting Sunday https://www.stltoday.com/news/trump-to-block-u-s-downloads-of-tiktok-wechat-starting-sunday/article_a8627227-d648-529d-9f98-8e4e2a3cbae5.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:2a6bd627-0706-1d64-cbe6-97d7cf451a1c Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:11:00 +0000 The U.S. Commerce Department said it will issue an order Friday that will bar people in the United States from downloading Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok starting on September 20. US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail https://www.stltoday.com/news/us-judge-blocks-postal-service-changes-that-slowed-mail/article_42a7c306-db53-52af-a086-c6375c126364.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:5cea1f0a-4452-9bdc-3490-b1a1a4ec860f Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:02:00 +0000 A U.S. judge on Thursday blocked controversial Postal Service changes that have slowed mail nationwide, calling them “a politically motivated attack on the efficiency of the Postal Service” before the November election. ‘The system’s broken:’ Westside residents press police after Wednesday night shooting https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article245821950.html Missouri urn:uuid:880aece0-546d-2a25-8faa-eb241fd2fe30 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:40:34 +0000 “When it comes to our safety you don’t come through,” one resident said of KCPD. (AUDIO) Missourinet 5 p.m. News for 9-17-2020 https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/audio-missourinet-5-p-m-news-for-9-17-2020/ Missourinet urn:uuid:3ce444e4-e0a9-902f-ef56-9cb2fcca032b Thu, 17 Sep 2020 21:56:53 +0000 Top stories: The state is extending full-time childcare subsidies through December 31 for eligible school-aged students getting an education remotely. The governor plans to call Missouri lawmakers back to Jefferson City soon. Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City is gearing up for area voters. Alisa Nelson reports.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/LYaBJblIGyA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Parson plans to call Missouri Legislature back soon for another special session https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/parson-plans-to-call-missouri-legislature-back-soon-for-another-special-session/ Missourinet urn:uuid:d97fd48e-fb93-3dc4-b350-c9911a686932 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 20:07:01 +0000 Gov. Mike Parson says he plans to call another special session soon. The Missouri Legislature wrapped up its veto and special sessions yesterday. Lawmakers did not override any of the governor’s vetoes of bills and they only passed two of seven crime-related items he wanted. One bill passed would remove a requirement for St. Louis [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/5zgQwbO7U3k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> St. Joseph leaders say spike in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations prompted mask order https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/st-joseph-leaders-say-spike-in-covid-19-cases-hospitalizations-prompted-mask-order/ Missourinet urn:uuid:69ddcbd3-d551-1ba7-621d-441fb5a0d5dc Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:34:31 +0000 The northwest Missouri city of St. Joseph has issued an emergency order requiring individuals to wear masks or face coverings at all indoor public places. The order began today and will be in place for 30 days. St. Joseph Mayor Bill McMurray says the number of COVID-19 patients at Mosaic Life Care is what prompted [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/zEXUhjmqAc0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Tech site: Hawley ‘xenophobic, wildly inconsistent and largely just stupid’ on China https://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article245800410.html Missouri urn:uuid:4735c45b-394f-c7e9-32fd-368e16c09e0b Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:33:25 +0000 ‘Fix the broader problem,’ TechDirt argues Missouri study projects 13,000 annual job openings in agriculture over next decade https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/missouri-study-projects-13000-annual-job-openings-in-agriculture-over-next-decade/ Missourinet urn:uuid:fd5f103c-9cd2-d5a3-1c31-cd8ccefbe8a2 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:54:28 +0000 A study by the Missouri Agriculture Foundation and University of Missouri Extension is projecting 13,000 annual job openings in ag over the next decade. MU Extension’s Mark White says Missouri’s agriculture industry is a mix of ag focused jobs like farming and jobs indirectly tied to ag, such as accounting. “We have some jobs that [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/p421WqNG5Z4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> A story of redemption for new Blues assistant coach Jim Montgomery (PODCAST) https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/a-story-of-redemption-for-new-blues-assistant-coach-jim-montgomery-podcast/ Missourinet urn:uuid:d2a54c23-d029-4e38-d4f1-31694484b4c2 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 13:23:29 +0000 Thanks for listening and please subscribe to the Bill Pollock Show podcast on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Sound Cloud and Facebook The Bill Pollock Show · 9 &#8211; 17 &#8211; 20 Bill Pollock Show<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/uXBVDQcVr3Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Woman killed, another injured when shots fired into crowd of ‘dozens if not hundreds’ https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245798870.html Missouri urn:uuid:060fc7ac-0d69-194f-19b5-c3f30f162819 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:35:51 +0000 <p>A woman was killed and another one was injured when gunfire erupted late Wednesday on Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City where a group of “dozens if not hundreds” people had gathered, police said in an email.</p> Woman killed by shots fired into crowd of ‘dozens if not hundreds’ in Kansas City https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245798870.html Missouri urn:uuid:66aeb7aa-6d13-2c41-a254-6689679414ea Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:35:51 +0000 Authorities were alerted to the large street gathering before the shooting, Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas said on Twitter. Bear nudges sleeping man's foot https://www.stltoday.com/news/bear-nudges-sleeping-mans-foot/article_9f46ddfa-e3c1-5bd5-bc02-a88b2d618524.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:02f1ceb6-8268-c2d2-2207-5179eadf084e Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:32:00 +0000 A Massachusetts man was woken up by a bear nudging his foot after falling asleep in his backyard. A tie for the top prize at the ACMs https://www.stltoday.com/news/a-tie-for-the-top-prize-at-the-acms/article_c927d6a3-ed97-557f-96d1-cff883748812.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:78a3b8c6-6396-71ed-6be4-0087c4869d28 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:24:00 +0000 New PlayStation 5 will launch Nov. 12 https://www.stltoday.com/news/new-playstation-5-will-launch-nov-12/article_252d96dd-4a7e-5ccb-99f6-bc0c342628b3.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:a00b287a-f0be-99ae-2c6b-722a892ebd47 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:19:00 +0000 Sally drenched parts of Florida with '4 months of rain in 4 hours,' officials say https://www.stltoday.com/news/sally-drenched-parts-of-florida-with-4-months-of-rain-in-4-hours-officials-say/article_24ce15a5-7100-59ee-8b26-da0beb584b79.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:36795970-8e88-d5ae-d77c-5faf3e6c8513 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:11:00 +0000 Next month or next year? Trump contradicts CDC head on vaccine timing https://www.stltoday.com/news/next-month-or-next-year-trump-contradicts-cdc-head-on-vaccine-timing/article_1a51d18a-fd9b-5277-a060-33d9ca944c46.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:a7f4f0de-bc96-1abd-acad-fa6c8d46c68e Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:06:00 +0000 Missourinet Morning News 9-17-2020 (Audio) https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/missourinet-morning-news-9-17-2020-audio/ Missourinet urn:uuid:9a582427-18e9-1355-38e2-5ca23384902d Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:00:21 +0000 The special and veto sessions are over, and Senator Blunt has vaccine questions. Bill Wise reports.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/6oN7SNJNN7w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Attorney General pushes sedition charges against protesters https://www.stltoday.com/news/attorney-general-pushes-sedition-charges-against-protesters/article_0f817a9b-2394-511b-8109-d0b8ab4de4f0.html www.stltoday.com - RSS Results in news of type article urn:uuid:65f34adc-7890-b395-6a5a-1c7c920d48f8 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 10:58:00 +0000 Fact check: Has Galloway ‘recovered’ wasted Missouri taxpayer money as ad claims? https://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article245775720.html Missouri urn:uuid:24c75041-dcfc-e600-f614-9a8f68f482a4 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 10:00:00 +0000 An ad misleads on waste, fraud and abuse Mizzou will be down 12 players for the Alabama. Two others opt out https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/mizzou-will-be-down-12-players-for-the-alabama-two-others-opt-out/ Missourinet urn:uuid:98e33ea5-9eae-2c4d-801a-4c03216a04ce Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:57:21 +0000 The Mizzou Tigers will be without 12 players when it opens the football season a week from Saturday against number-two Alabama because of COVID-19, head coach Eli Drinkwitz said yesterday. He did not say how many have the virus opposed to how many are being quarantined because of contact tracing. The team went through another [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/5MCB1ixSqO0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Rookie Brady Singer joins a rare group after Royals shutout Tigers https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/rookie-brady-singer-joins-a-rare-group-after-royals-shutout-tigers/ Missourinet urn:uuid:4c14bd8e-257f-51c0-0971-e09ced526764 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:46:51 +0000 >>Singer Has Another Dominant Start (Detroit, MI) &#8212; Brady Singer allowed two singles, walked one and struck out eight over six innings as the Royals shut out the Tigers 4-0. The 2018 first-round pick did not allow a hit until the eighth inning in his previous start. Singer has 14 consecutive scoreless innings over his [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/FS24eUljHHQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Cardinals get set for five with Pittsburgh who have lost eight straight https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/cardinals-get-set-for-five-with-pittsburgh-who-have-lost-eight-straight/ Missourinet urn:uuid:eb2a48e3-6180-ed04-e359-e8a79cd5969a Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:44:06 +0000 >>Cardinals Split Another Doubleheader With Brewers (Milwaukee, WI) &#8212; The Cardinals split a second doubleheader this week with the Brewers in Milwaukee. Tyler O&#8217;Neill homered and drove in two as St. Louis took Game One 4-2. Brad Miller also went deep and Adam Wainwright allowed two runs over seven innings for a complete game victory. [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/mYkF-8-zrmk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> New game plan for WNBA great Maya Moore and Missouri man she helped free from prison: Marriage https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/17/new-game-plan-for-wnba-great-maya-moore-and-missouri-man-she-helped-free-from-prison-marriage/ Missourinet urn:uuid:031db9a7-bcef-b7db-bfd6-793c1edb0c37 Thu, 17 Sep 2020 05:16:16 +0000 In July, the day Jonathan Irons had been waiting for finally arrived. He walked out of the Jefferson City Correctional Center as a free man. Waiting for him was a team of supporters, including the woman he now calls his wife. WNBA star Maya Moore and Irons announced Wednesday that they tied the knot. Moore, [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/SVoCSrjtHcA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> (VIDEO) Gov. Parson’s COVID-19 and legislative briefing https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/16/video-gov-parsons-covid-19-and-legislative-briefing/ Missourinet urn:uuid:4efcd24a-8160-d27f-34d3-ee2ea0c9361c Thu, 17 Sep 2020 02:01:04 +0000 Gov. Mike Parson held a briefing today to update the state on Missouri&#8217;s COVID-19 response. He also gave his thoughts on the state Legislature&#8217;s work during today&#8217;s veto session and the completion of its special session work. Key points from today’s briefing: •The governor says he expects the federal government to send Missouri about three [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/B4xvTZl4xjQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> (AUDIO) Missourinet 5 p.m. News for 9-16-2020 https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/16/audio-missourinet-5-p-m-news-for-9-16-2020/ Missourinet urn:uuid:1e8a5c8d-2f44-f715-46d3-766d5bbc9562 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 22:10:15 +0000 The Missouri Legislature&#8217;s veto and special sessions have ended. The CDC head tells Missouri U.S. Senator Roy Blunt that it does not have enough money to deliver COVID-19 vaccines across the nation. Alisa Nelson reports.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/xAQc3tQzEMw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Missouri Gov. Parson’s special session on violent crime ends. Lawmakers passed 2 bills https://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article245785990.html Missouri urn:uuid:40ac1e5d-3c65-1b00-2a61-046f4f027d79 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 21:27:17 +0000 ‘You’re not going to hit a home run every time,’ the governor said Elk poaching suspect caught nearly a year after animal’s death, Missouri officials say https://www.kansascity.com/news/state/missouri/article245784780.html Missouri urn:uuid:a9cea2fe-5c6c-6a42-b18e-7ddab31ff5be Wed, 16 Sep 2020 20:38:03 +0000 The state’s first elk hunting season in modern history is in October. 6 more Kansas City metro residents die of COVID-19 as regional death toll nears 500 https://www.kansascity.com/news/coronavirus/article245782785.html Missouri urn:uuid:be91a9f0-33b0-39dc-d570-f303396ecbe3 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 19:53:25 +0000 The virus has killed 498 across the region as of Wednesday afternoon. Police identify 16-year-old brought to Kansas City QuikTrip with fatal gunshot wound https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article245781350.html Missouri urn:uuid:eea2ac35-71bc-c0d5-1638-6042014ca075 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 19:19:50 +0000 Emergency medical workers were at the convenience story and rendered first aid before rushing the teen to the hospital, where he died. Parson extends timeframe of Missouri National Guard help with COVID-19 response https://www.missourinet.com/2020/09/16/parson-extends-timeframe-of-missouri-national-guard-help-with-covid-19-response/ Missourinet urn:uuid:c30ff821-74f2-5569-8e40-5bb46f57fc66 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 17:29:39 +0000 Gov. Mike Parson has signed an executive order today to let the Missouri National Guard continue helping the state with COVID-19 response efforts. A press release today from the Governor’s Office says the order will allow soldiers to continue supporting the state in this role through December 30. “The National Guard has played a major [&#8230;]<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MissouriNews/~4/r5wEXzOXRxM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>