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George "Alf" Moreland, 66, Weston, MO
George "Alf" Moreland, 66, passed away Monday, May 21, 2013 at his home in Weston, MO.
Wed May 22, 2013
Route 66 News
Motorcycle tour may lead to surge of Uruguayan tourists
A report from the Rolla Daily News about a group of 39 motorcycle riders from Uruguay stopping in Rolla, Mo., during a two-week tour of Route 66 contained a somewhat of a same-old-same-old whiff about it.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Bluegrass Blog
Stormy Horizons for The Expedition Show
Today marks the release of Stormy Horizons , a new CD project from The Expedition Show , on Mountain Fever Records.
Mon May 13, 2013
Mercy reaches agreement in tax dispute with Phelps County
Mercy has settled a tax dispute with Phelps County by dropping its attempts to have much of the equipment at its clinic in Rolla declared tax-exempt. Under the April 30 agreement, Mercy will receive a tax refund of $207,137 because it paid taxes on the equipment under protest the past two years, according to a report by the Springfield ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
The Joplin Independent
MoDot primitivizes rest area
The eastbound and westbound Interstate 44 rest areas near Halltown between Springfield and Joplin, will close Wednesday, May 29, 2013, according to an announcement by the Missouri Department of Transportation .
Thu May 09, 2013
Sedalia News Journal
Letter to editor: Rolla went smoke-free already
Rolla, Missouri passed a broad comprehensive smoke-free ordinance that went into effect January of 2012, one year and 4 months ago.
MoDOT will convert I-44 rest areas to limited-service truck parking lots
The eastbound and westbound I-44 rest areas at Mile Marker 50 between Halltown and Mount Vernon will be closed from May 29 until just before Labor Day weekend.
Wed May 08, 2013
Court Upholds $28M In Damages For Sky Diving Deaths
An appeals court has restored $28 million in punitive damages to the relatives of five people who were killed when a skydiving plane crashed shortly after taking off from a rural Missouri airport.
Mon May 06, 2013
S&T 'Multicopter' Improves Structure Monitoring
Newswise - ROLLA, Mo. -- The current method of inspecting bridges for structural damage is labor-intensive and, in some instances, dangerous to all involved.
Police Blotter: Drunk Subjects Caught Urinating, Driving
Forgery The checking account number was obtained by out-of-state entity. Attempted forgery of checks written on that account.
Wed May 01, 2013
Feds say Missouri concealed gun permit list was never analyzed
Republican state senators reacted with outrage Wednesday as federal fraud investigators testified that they had sought three times to obtain a list of Missouri's concealed gun permit holders, which the lawmakers denounced as an unjustified invasion of privacy.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Researchers Design Nanometer-Scale Material That Can Speed Up, Squeeze Light
ROLLA, Mo. - In a process one researcher compares to squeezing an elephant through a pinhole, researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology have designed a way to engineer atoms capable of funneling light through ultra-small channels.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Pulaski County man in custody after week long manhunt
PULASKI COUNTY, Mo. The suspect of a week long crime wave has been apprehended by the Pulaski County Sheriff's Department, and is now in their jail.