Wednesday Dec 4
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Mexico: Stolen radioactive material found abandoned
A missing shipment of radioactive cobalt-60 was found Wednesday near where the stolen truck transporting the material was abandoned in central Mexico state, the country's nuclear safety director said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Grocery store to reopen after asbestos discovery
County Market Grocery Store in Mexico, Mo. plans to reopen around noon Tuesday. The Audrain County Health Department conducted a pre-opening and an opening inspection of the store and the business passed both inspections.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
MSHP releases statewide holiday weekend fatality numbers
A spokesperson for MSHP says eight people died between 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27 through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1. Seven of those deaths were investigated by MSHP, and one by the St. Louis County Police Department.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Head-on crash kills two near Hallsville
The Highway Patrol says a car driven by 21-year-old Richard M. Vanboening of Mexico, Mo., was northbound on Missouri 21 when it crossed the center line and struck a pickup driven by 46-year-old Timmy Bowne of Centralia.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Two arrested on suspicion of stealing in Centralia
In October, Centralia police officers investigated a report of a stolen camper. According to investigators, officers found Erik Ray and Angel Picton, both from Mexico, Mo., living in the camper on Route OO east of Hallsville.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Log Cabin Democrat
Yesterdays Nov. 27
Sam Adkisson of Mt. Vernon reported to county officers last night his 1938 model Chevrolet sedan was stolen while he was attending a ball game at Mt.
River Front Times
Ask a Mexican: Why isn't the U.S. more generous with green cards?
Dear Mexican: My father and mother were able to come over because after the "yellow scare" was over, the States didn't seem to mind that Chinese were coming over here by the boat loads.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Columbia girl killed in Saturday car crash
Aaron Wormington, 34, of Columbia was driving a Hyundai Sonata north on County Road 820 shortly after 10 p.m. Jada Stafford, 12, of Columbia was a passenger in the car, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol crash report.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Columbia Firefighters Graduate from Recruit Academy
Tonight, November 22, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, the Columbia Fire Department will celebrate the graduation of ten firefighters from the 2013-2 recruit academy.
Kansas City InfoZine
Coastal Watersheds Conservation Project Spans Across the Gulfs of Mexico and California
The Coastal Watersheds Conservation Project in the Context of Climate Change, approved by the World Bank Board of Directors, seeks to promote the comprehensive management of coastal watersheds across the gulfs of Mexico and California in the states of Veracruz, Tabasco, Chiapas, Hidalgo, Puebla and Campeche, among others.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
River Front Times
Ask a Mexican: Why do successful Mexi men marry white women?
Dear Mexican: Long-time reader, first-time writer about this noble Aztln. I watched the brown pride marches of the early 1970s and heard the shouts of La Raza and how it was going to be different now that the "Chicano" had arrived.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Gas prices could rise if oil industry increases exports
Drivers are enjoying the recent plunge in gasoline prices, but the oil industry isn’t.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
River Front Times
Ask a Mexican: What's the song that goes "Ay, Pepito!"?
Dear Mexican: Could it really be possible for a terrorist to sneak into the U.S. through the southern border, or is that just more fear-mongoring from the conservatives? Not Crazy about Quds Dear Gabacho: Of course it's possible, but we're really not going to know until we find out, right? American officials have gone on the record as stating drug ... (more)