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Missouri S&T wins $1.5 million award to create cutting-edge spectrometer

Missouri University of Science and Technology has received a $1.5 million award from the National Science Foundation to develop a new, state-of-the-art, rotational microwave spectrometer on its campus in Rolla.

Tigers for Troops: Helping rural veterans navigate the VA benefits system

Understanding and applying for veterans services can be a challenge, and help can be hard to come by, especially in rural communities.

School board chooses to offer traditional classes and virtual option, recommend masks

    Steelville School Board members held a special meeting on Tuesday, July 28 to make some decisions on how to move forward with plans for the 2020-21 school year. The nearly two-hour meeting was primarily focused on two issues—learning options for beginning school and mask/face-covering requirements.

Missouri CIT internationally recognized

    The Missouri Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Council has received exciting news. Detective Jason Klaus, Missouri CIT Coordinator, was given the 2020 CIT International Coordinator of the Year Award and Corporal Leann Robertson, with the Rolla Police Department, was named the 2020 CIT International First Responder of the Year!

Cardiac CT scans for Calcium Scoring now available at MBSH

    Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is now performing Cardiac Cat Scans (CT) for Calcium Scoring. A cardiac CT scan for coronary calcium is a non-invasive way of obtaining information about the presence, location and extent of calcified plaque in the coronary arteries—the vessels that supply oxygen-containing blood to the heart muscle.

Two seeking chance at District 2 commissioner seat

    Two Republicans will face each other in the August Primary for the District 2 Commissioner seat, with the winner facing Democrat Kristina Leininger in the November general election.