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Thousands of Joplin residents will soon be able to stay safe during storms in some of the region's newest shelters.
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Updated April 17, 2014: A federal judge has sentenced Kathryn Stayton of Joplin for embezzling more than $88,000 from her employer, Frank Fletcher Ford, and another $13,000 from Credit Cars of Joplin.
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JOPLIN, Mo. -- Joplin's Tax Increment Financing Commission will hold an informational meeting today on a proposal to establish a TIF district to pay for a wetlands project on property in the area of 44th Street and Range Line, where a developer wants ...
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Biscom , a trusted leader in secure document delivery, today announced that Pediatric Associates of Southwest Missouri deployed Biscom FAXCOM Fax Server and was able to maintain business continuity after a massive tornado destroyed its primary office location in Joplin, Missouri.
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City Attorney Brian Head is leaving for a better opportunity in Lee's Summit, Missouri, which is about twice the size of Joplin.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- When Missy and Wade Short agreed to serve as a host family for a member of the Joplin Outlaws, they knew they were helping a college baseball player.
A Joplin ministry wants to help feed students in Haiti. On Saturday, April 26th, Victory Ministry will assemble hundreds of volunteers for a single purpose.
The new elected mayor is Mike Seibert and the new mayor pro-tem is Morris Glaze.
Cassville High School's Winter Guard recently received an "excellent" rating at the Mid-Continent Color Guard Association Winter Championships, held in Springfield.
Brian Head, Joplin city attorney, has resigned and will take a job as city attorney at Lee's Summit.
While spring means longer days and warmer, sunnier weather in places like Joplin, Mo., it also signals the start of tornado season, which runs from March through early July.
Gladys Dutton has done a lot of things in her life, but Monday's dedication of the Communities at Wildwood Ranch nursing home marked a first.
The city of Joplin is offering free rides on the Sunshine Lamp Trolley in recognition of Earth Day.
It was an evening of change in Joplin, as Mayor Melodee Colbert-Kean exited from the mayorship and Michael Seibert took the chair.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Velma Crain has lived much of her adult life as an addict. The drug methamphetamine has robbed her of quality of life and her relationships with her family.
According to local reports, the dog waited outside the hospital in Passo Fundo for eight days while his owner, Lauri da Costa, was undergoing an operation.