Phelps County News

MU Extension Phelps County launches practical topics series during social distancing

‘Building skills is more rewarding than streaming another show,’ says county engagement specialist Rachel Buenemann about subscribing for the Extension Center’s Phelps County Fall Series. ‘Each week from October to December topic experts throughout the state will log-in to teach practical skills relevant to Phelps County residents.’

Missouri S&T prepares engineers for a future in space mining

 The moon, other planets – even asteroids – may hold promise as future sources of resources such as water, hydrogen, methane, and base and precious metals. Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology hold a wealth of expertise in natural resource exploration and extraction as well as in critical and strategic minerals, so the university stands at the forefront of space resource exploration.

Rolla man charged with murder

    A Rolla man has been charged with murder in connection to the August 29 death of a Rolla woman, according to documents filed in circuit court. Shane M. Yeggy, 35, is charged with one felony count of first degree murder following the filing on Thursday, Sept. 4.

Missouri S&T research symposium highlights state’s manufacturing capabilities 

Missouri University of Science and Technology brought together university researchers, industry experts and government leaders Thursday, Sept. 3, for a research symposium that highlighted the state’s manufacturing capabilities.