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By Ray Scherer ROCK PORT, Mo. -- Northwest Missouri is slated to receive its second interstate welcome center sometime in the next few years. The Missouri Department of Transportation recently announced that bids for the welcome center at Rock Port are scheduled to be let in November 2010.
By Anonymous The Missouri Agribusiness Academy gave participants a look at the future of agriculture last week with tours of agriculture related business across the state, including three in the Midland Empire. The members toured Triumph Foods and Prime Tanning in St.
Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP) announced today that Terry Bassham, Executive Vice President and CFO, will be presenting at the Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference on Wednesday, September 24, 2008 at 10:15 a.m. EDT.
Kansas City Power & Light, a subsidiary of Great Plains Energy, has filed rate increase requests with the Missouri Public Service Commission and the Kansas Corporation Commission to increase base rates for electric service in all five of its service areas.
Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP): Who: Terry Bassham, EVP - Finance & Strategic Development & CFO - Great Plains Energy Incorporated Chris Giles, VP - Regulatory Affairs - Great Plains Energy Incorporated When: Tuesday, September 9, 2008, 1:00 p.m. CT / 2:00 p.m.
Dylan Conn, a junior at Hickman High School, was recently awarded the 2008 Outstanding Chapter Youth Volunteer Award at the March of Dimes National Youth Conference in Atlanta, Ga., for his contributions to the organization.
I once heard the hymn "How Great Thou Art" sung by Rona (of Guy & Rona) at a Welk Resort production in Branson, Mo. It was a most beautiful rendition -- perhaps, the best ever made. I loved it. So did everyone else around me. Marie Osmond did no less wonderfully.
By Sara Shepherd, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Aug. 1--A spill that poured thousands of gallons of raw sewage into Lake of the Ozarks was not reported by the man in charge of doing so. Richard L.
By Sara Shepherd, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Jul. 31--A spill that poured thousands of gallons of raw sewage into Lake of the Ozarks was not reported by the man in charge of doing so. Richard L.
An invading Asian beetle, the emerald ash borer, has been found in trees in southern Missouri for the first time, scientists say. The beetles were trapped in a camp ground at Wappapello Lake near Poplar Bluff, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.