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Couple disputes inquest into man's drowning death

A Missouri couple who say they saw an Iowa man shortly before he drowned while in the custody of the Missouri State Highway Patrol is criticizing the results of an inquest that found the man's death was accidental.

Right to Farm opponents weigh recount option

Opponents of Missouri’s Right to Farm constitutional amendment were weighing a recount request Wednesday, a day after the measure appeared to pass by the slimmest of margins.

Search resumes for missing Missouri man in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The search for a 71-year-old Missouri man has entered its third day with dozens of people participating.

Projects added to Missouri transportation tax

The Missouri Department of Transportation has revised its list of projects that would be funded by a proposed sales tax on the August ballot. Here is a look at a few of the projects that were added to the list:

Top projects for Missouri transportation tax

The Missouri Department of Transportation has released cost estimates for more than 800 projects that would be funded by a sales tax on the August ballot.

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Nixon declares state of emergency from storms

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency after storms struck most of the state on Thursday, spawning a tornado in suburban St. Louis and causing flash flooding in several areas.

Last span of Hurricane Deck Bridge to come down Thursday

The third and final span of the old Hurricane Deck Bridge at the Lake of the Ozarks is set to come down at 9 a.m. on Thursday.

Morgan Co. man killed when tractor overturns

A Morgan County man died when the farm tractor he was driving slid backward down a hill and overturned.

Mo. Senate passes tax incentives for Boeing

Missouri senators have passed legislation offering up to $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades for Boeing to assemble a commercial airplane in St. Louis.

Eldon man convicted of 2012 rape in Elgin, Ill.

A 37-year-old Eldon man has been convicted of raping a woman at an Elgin, Ill., motel last year.

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