Brookfield Takes TRC Opener From Eagles

  By David Sharp Knox County’s defense stopped a power laden Brookfield offense on downs in the first series of the Eagles’ Tri-Rivers Conference opener at Brookfield. The Eagles made plays with an 11 yard quarterback sack and a 56 yard punt by Keenan Gillaspy. Brady Morton recovered a Bulldog fumble on the home team’s…

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JERRY D. KLOTE

Jerry D. Klote, age 77, of Clinton, Missouri died Tuesday, September 16, 2008 at Overland Park Regional Hospital, Overland Park, Kansas.

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Ruby Kathleen Colvin

 Ruby Kathleen Colvin, age 91, of Montrose, IA, died Saturday, September 20, 2008, in Fort Madison Community Hospital, Fort Madison, IA.

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No Joy In P-Town: Indians Pound Panthers

No Joy In P-Town: Indians Pound Panthers   And there was no joy in P-Town, the mighty Panthers were shut out… Friday night’s matchup between Clark County was nothing like the great 7-6 Indian victory last year. Palmyra won the opening toss, and elected to receive the ball, but they were force to punt.  The…

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McCaskill Calls for Greater Accountability on Wall Street

 McCaskill Calls for Greater Accountability on Wall Street Financial industries need reasonable regulation to prevent future bailouts WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following another massive bailout on Wall Street, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill in a speech from the Senate floor called for greater accountability and transparency in the banking and insurance industries through reasonable regulation. McCaskill pointed…

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“Professional Timber Harvester Program Starts in Macon October 8”

“Professional Timber Harvester Program Starts in Macon October 8” Jefferson City, MO–Today, anyone can buy a chainsaw, walk into the woods, and cut down a tree, but does this make them a logger? Simply cutting down a tree does not make a person a logger, much less a trained logger. Using trained loggers is vital…

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GEORGE ROBERT (BOB) BINKLEY

George Robert (Bob) Binkley, age 84, of Edina, Missouri, died Thursday, September 18, 2008 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri, after a long battle with kidney failure and pneumonia.

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ANNE L. KURTZ

Anne L. Kurtz, of Overland Park, KS, formerly of Baring, MO and Ft. Madison, IA, died on Sunday, September 14, 2008, on her 100th birthday at Villa St. Joseph Nursing Home in Overland Park.

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Supporting our Military Families

Governor’s Column By Governor Matt Blunt Supporting our Military Families Our nation’s military heroes deserve our gratitude for their selfless service and sacrifice, so too do their families. Over the last four legislative sessions, Missourians can be proud of the new laws we have enacted to benefit veterans and their families. I have signed laws…

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