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Preliminary road budget set for county
The Christian County Commission set a preliminary budget for road work in 2014, a task that proved daunting considering the uncertainty of revenue for roads.
Blunt, Smith cite concern over controlled burns
Sen. Roy Blunt and U.S. Rep. Jason Smith are raising concerns that controlled burns in the Mark Twain National Forest are destroying trees that could be used for Missouri's timber industry.
Man pleads guilty in 2003 death of SW Mo. teenager
A man who always was a suspect in the 2003 death of a southwest Missouri teenage mother has admitted that he killed her.
Prescribed fires: Amendment would hurt national forest
The Missouri Prescribed Fire Council, a group of private and public prescribed fire users, oppose this and any other effort to restrict the responsible use of fire in Missouri.
Mo. woman found not guilty in 2003 homicide
A southwest Missouri woman whose conviction in a 2003 homicide was overturned has been found not guilty after a second trial in the case.