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  • City, DRS hold groundbreaking for admin building 02/21/2019
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. — The city of West Plains and Leonardo DRS held a groundbreaking Thursday morning for their upcoming administration facility at their West Plains campus. DRS Land Systems Vice President and General Manager Aaron Hankins told Ozark Radio News that the 23,000 square foot facility will be used to showcase the DRS campus […]
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  • Parson says lawmakers are ‘grandstanding’ on tax mistake 02/21/2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is accusing state lawmakers of “grandstanding” by holding numerous hearings to discuss a tax refund problem caused by a mistake on state tax withholding tables. Parson on Wednesday also defended Revenue Director Joel Walters’ handling of the error that could sharply reduce or eliminate refunds for […]
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  • Missouri man charged with infecting woman with HIV 02/21/2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man has been charged with infecting a woman with HIV and then offering her money to not cooperate with law enforcement. The Springfield News-Leader reports that charging documents say 36-year-old Marcus Price didn’t tell a woman he had tested positive for HIV before having unprotected sex with her last […]
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  • University of Arkansas confirms 3 mumps cases 02/21/2019
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville has confirmed three cases of mumps and is testing a fourth potential case, just two years after the end of an outbreak in the state that involved thousands of cases of the illness, the Arkansas Health Department said. All three students have recovered, but officials […]
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  • Newspaper appeals decision to let Israeli boycott law stand 02/21/2019
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas newspaper is asking a federal appeals court to revive its lawsuit challenging the state’s requirement that government contractors pledge to not boycott Israel. The Arkansas Times filed notice Thursday that it’s appealing U.S. District Judge Brian Miller’s ruling last month dismissing the lawsuit the Arkansas Times had filed […]
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