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Parson urges protective actions as flooding impacts spread

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As Missouri River levels continue to rise with a dramatic increase expected over the weekend, state officials are urging Missourians...

Child Care Working Group looks to ensure safe, quality care

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – On Monday, Gov. Mike Parson announced the new Child Care Working Group that will work to ensure safe and quality...

Missouri Supreme Court rules affirms prohibition of LGBTQ employment discrimination

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Supreme Court has affirmed that Missouri law prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of an employee’s failure to conform to...

Griffith, Veit to serve as House Floor Whips for the 2019 legislative session

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Reps. Dave Griffith and Rudy Veit were named to the Majority Whip team in the Missouri House this week –...

Parson touts advantages of Fast Track grant program

Legislation for one of governor’s top workforce development priorities quickly moving through chambers JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Following a roundtable discussion on workforce development, Gov....

Parson named Statesman of the Year

Mike Parson’s ascension to the post of Missouri’s chief executive certainly was not through traditional means, yet he has taken on the task of...

Department of Social Services announces Scott Odum as new Division of Youth Services Director

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Department of Social Services has named a replacement for the retiring Director of the Division of Youth Services. Scott Odum...

An interview with…Jean Peters Baker

Missouri Times Publisher Scott Faughn (SF) sat down with Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker (JPB), discussing her roots, her career, and where she...

Missourians pay less than $1,000 per year for full coverage auto insurance

Recent study from the NAIC ranks Missouri 29th among U.S. states and the District of Columbia JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missourians paid less than $1,000...

Annual Heart of America Dairy Expo set for mid-January in Springfield

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. — Dairy farmers from all over the Midwest will be gathering in the Show-Me State for the seventh annual Heart of America...