State and Regional News

MSHSAA cancels spring post-season events

    Following Governor Parson’s announcement this afternoon, of in-person school closure for the remainder of the school year, the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) announced the cancellation of all remaining post-season events for the 2019-20 school year.

Area first responders taking extra precautions during pandemic

    While most in the U.S. are being urged to stay at home during the COVID-19 crisis, first responders don’t have that option. These men and women are asked to continue to go out into the public arena and do their jobs to protect and care for the health and safety of their fellow citizens. But while they continue to serve, many agencies are implementing precautionary measures to avoid exposure to the virus.

Work starting on state’s first alternative health care site

CLAIRE COLBY, Missouri News Network
Missouri National Guard troops have started work on Missouri’s first alternative health care facility to help respond to an influx of COVID-19 patients.
"We know there is an increasing concern over hospital bed space equipment and alternative care sites," Gov. Mike Parson said in his Wednesday afternoon press conference.