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Senate panel hears plan to add Mid-Missouri judge

Lawmakers are being asked to add a third circuit judge to the 26th circuit, one of several that contains five counties.

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Carl Vogel dies after fight with cancer

Former Mo. legislator remembered as a quiet, active, caring man

Carl Vogel, a Jefferson City businessman who represented Mid-Missouri in the state House and Senate, lost his 13-month battle with pancreatic cancer last Thursday, 5½ weeks after his 61st birthday. He died at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, with his family at his bedside.

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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.

State Tech announces new president

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

Luetkemeyer explains Warren comments

When U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer suggested Wednesday that someone should “find a way to neuter” U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, the Missouri congressman didn’t mean what some people think he meant, his spokeswoman said Friday.

Politico: Luetkemeyer suggests U.S. senator should be ‘neutered’

U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer suggested Wednesday someone should “find a way to neuter” U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, according to Politico, a national website that covers politics.

Statewide poll checks voters’ thoughts

Missourians are almost equally divided on whether the U.S. Supreme Court vacancy should be filled now or after the next president takes office, according to a statewide poll released this past weekend.

Staton filing makes 3-way GOP Primary race

Mike Staton, of California, filed Friday for the 58th House District seat currently held by state Rep. David Wood, R-Versailles.

State courts offering online case tracking feature

Pilot project to run through year’s end

Missouri’s court system administrators have announced a new feature for following cases through Case.net — Missouri’s online access to information in the statewide case management system.

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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