Destination Mid-Missouri

New Rains Could Stress Key Levee

With more rain forecast early in the week, officials are carefully tracking elevation of the  Missouri River, which could threaten to breach the McBaine levee. Even before the next round of precipitation could fall, flooding had started early Saturday in…more

Nixon Kills Right-to-Work Bill

Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a right-to-work bill that would have made it illegal to require new workers to join unions, saying in his veto message that the proposal would  “take our state backward.” In addition to the ban on union-membership…more