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Voting for tree decorating contest underway

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce is again holding a tree decorating contest, with community members to select the winning tree. Ten businesses have entered a tree in this year’s contest, and the winner will be decided through a Facebook vote.

Most of 2019 was spent in the Missouri Ozarks

By Bill Cooper
    Another great year in the outdoors has come and gone. With its passing comes new opportunities in the world of outdoor media.
    One of the grandest things about working in outdoor media is the opportunity to travel to incredible outdoor destinations and meet outstanding outdoor types who are at the top of their game in hunting, fishing, guiding, touring, boating, paddling and a host of other outdoor activities.

Delta Dental of Missouri launches online Dental Care Resource Guide to help local Missourians in need

    To help address unmet oral health needs of children and adults, Delta Dental of Missouri, the state’s dental benefits leader and a non-profit organization, recently launched the first edition of its Dental Care Resource Guide.

Missouri DHSS launches new online reporting system for adult abuse, neglect

    The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has integrated a new online reporting system for mandated reporters to ensure all concerns of abuse, neglect and financial exploitation of the elderly and adults with disabilities are reported quickly.

MDC encourages birders to help with Audubon Christmas Bird Count

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages experienced birders to become citizen scientists by helping with the National Audubon Society’s 120th Annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC) between Dec. 14 and Jan. 5 – including about 20 counts in Missouri.

Missouri S&T professor elected Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Dr. Yihong Qi, adjunct professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, the NAI announced Tuesday, Dec. 3.