State and Regional News

Missouri Chamber, Gov. Mike Parson reveal statewide, business-led focus on crime

Missouri’s business community is calling for action on crime.

During events in Kansas City and St. Louis, the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry revealed the groundbreaking Safer Missouri, Stronger Missouri strategy that is establishing a business-led, statewide approach to reducing crime in the state. 

Governor signs proclamation to end elective abortions in Missouri in response to U.S. Supreme Court decision 

Today, in response to the United States Supreme Court's ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, Governor Mike Parson signed a proclamation giving legal effect to Section 188.017 RSMo and activating the "Right to Life of the Unborn Child Act."

4-H Explores brings youths to Mizzou campus

University of Missouri Extension hosted the 2022 Missouri 4-H Explores – College and Career Pathways event June 1-2 on the MU campus.

Treasurer announces MOScholars applications open

Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick today provided an update on MOScholars, the state’s K-12 scholarship program.