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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 20:38:19 +0000 Missouri senators consider government role in road safety http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/missouri-senators-consider-government-role-in-road-safety?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:02:35 +0000 Adam Aton Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/missouri-senators-consider-government-role-in-road-safety Welfare verification requirement bills advance in state http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/welfare-verification-requirement-bills-advance-in-state?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:55:43 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/welfare-verification-requirement-bills-advance-in-state Missouri House panel calls to up basic K-12 spending by $76 million http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/missouri-house-panel-calls-to-up-basic-k-12-spending-by-76-million?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:54:43 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/missouri-house-panel-calls-to-up-basic-k-12-spending-by-76-million Bill would require students to pass civics exam http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/bill-would-require-students-to-pass-civics-exam?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:53:42 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/bill-would-require-students-to-pass-civics-exam Bald eagles arrive, belatedly, in Missouri http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/bald-eagles-arrive-belatedly-in-missouri?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:51:02 +0000 Tom Uhlenbrock Missouri State Parks http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/bald-eagles-arrive-belatedly-in-missouri Prescription drug database up again in Missouri House http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/prescription-drug-database-up-again-in-missouri-house?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:40:03 +0000 Summer Ballentine Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/prescription-drug-database-up-again-in-missouri-house Nixon, Kinder commend Ferguson's efforts at police reform http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/nixon-kinder-commend-fergusons-efforts-at-police-reform?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:39:07 +0000 Jim Salter and Jim Suhr Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/nixon-kinder-commend-fergusons-efforts-at-police-reform Missouri House approves more lawmakers' control of Capitol http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/missouri-house-approves-more-lawmakers-control-of-capitol?rssfeed=true Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:37:04 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160212/missouri-house-approves-more-lawmakers-control-of-capitol After winter floods, some victims still homeless, but assistance is available http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160211/after-winter-floods-some-victims-still-homeless-but-assistance-is-available?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:36:48 +0000 Paul Hackbarth http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160211/after-winter-floods-some-victims-still-homeless-but-assistance-is-available Measure would deny University of Missouri system funds boost http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160211/measure-would-deny-university-of-missouri-system-funds-boost?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:35:46 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160211/measure-would-deny-university-of-missouri-system-funds-boost Missouri considers easing adoptee birth certificate access http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160210/missouri-considers-easing-adoptee-birth-certificate-access?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:32:00 +0000 Adam Aton Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160210/missouri-considers-easing-adoptee-birth-certificate-access Missouri House considers expanding overdose medicine access http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160210/missouri-house-considers-expanding-overdose-medicine-access?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:26:23 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160210/missouri-house-considers-expanding-overdose-medicine-access FEMA approves request to expand federal disaster declaration http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160210/fema-approves-request-to-expand-federal-disaster-declaration?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:48:53 +0000 http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160210/fema-approves-request-to-expand-federal-disaster-declaration Missouri ban on felons carrying guns ruled constitutional http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/missouri-ban-on-felons-carrying-guns-ruled-constitutional?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:42:42 +0000 Summer Ballentine Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/missouri-ban-on-felons-carrying-guns-ruled-constitutional Welfare verification wins initial approval in Missouri House http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/welfare-verification-wins-initial-approval-in-missouri-house?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:41:55 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/welfare-verification-wins-initial-approval-in-missouri-house Voter ID requirements head to Missouri Senate floor http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/voter-id-requirements-head-to-missouri-senate-floor?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:39:52 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/voter-id-requirements-head-to-missouri-senate-floor Disaster loans available from USDA FSA http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/disaster-loans-available-from-usda-fsa?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:38:05 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/disaster-loans-available-from-usda-fsa Missouri Senate debates repealing death penalty http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/missouri-senate-debates-repealing-death-penalty?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:37:12 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/missouri-senate-debates-repealing-death-penalty Koster reaches deal to restore $50M from tobacco settlement http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/koster-reaches-deal-to-restore-50m-from-tobacco-settlement?rssfeed=true Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:35:25 +0000 Summer Ballentine Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/koster-reaches-deal-to-restore-50m-from-tobacco-settlement New leader of Missouri State NAACP promises more inclusion http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/new-leader-of-missouri-state-naacp-promises-more-inclusion?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:30:28 +0000 Associated Press http://www.therolladailynews.com/news/20160209/new-leader-of-missouri-state-naacp-promises-more-inclusion