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Walsh prepares run for Jones’ House seat

Walsh prepares run for Jones’ House seat

ASHLAND, Mo. – Not even 24 hours after Rep. Caleb Jones decided to join Gov.-elect Eric Greitens’ staff, Southern Boone County Republicans have a potential candidate waiting in the wings for the inevitable special election for his House seat. Longtime Republican operative and 2016 Republican National Convention delegate Sara Walsh formally announced her intentions to


DeLear, Matthiesen pitch solutions to West Lake woes on campaign trail

Unconventional as it may seem, the race to replace the outgoing Rep. Bill Otto in the 70th House District may revolve around a landfill. The West Lake Landfill has been a hot topic in the towns of Bridgeton, Maryland Heights and Spanish Village and other townships for years. Since 2010, a smoldering fire has threatened


McClintic looking to challenge incumbent Basye

This is part one in a two part series on the race for the 47th House District. The second part will be published Monday and will focus on Rep. Chuck Bayse. COLUMBIA, Mo. – Rep. Chuck Basye, R-Rocheport, had a relatively quiet freshman term serving as the 47th House District’s representative, but he will have a race