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  1. Driver pleads guilty to manslaughter in fatal crashRead the original story

    26 min ago | Joplin

    A 26-year-old man pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter in an alcohol-related accident two years ago in Joplin that claimed the life of a Webb City woman.

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  2. Allen Technologies' Site-Wide Notification Feature Simplifies and...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... signage - but it is the fastest, most targeted, and easiest to implement and manage." Similarly, when Mercy Hospital Joplin opened in Joplin, Missouri, earlier this month, it implemented the Allen site-wide notification module as part of its ...

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  3. Joplin City Manager Talks More on City Chamber PaymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    As News Talk KZRG told you earlier, the State Auditor's Office has raised questions about the City of Joplin paying $300,000 a year to the Joplin Chamber of Commerce for economic development and marketing efforts. Jefferson City, a city of similar size, spends about $185,000 a year.

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  4. Con-way Truckload buys 635 new tractorsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Joplin

    Joplin-based Con-way Truckload recently announced its purchase of 635 new twin-screw tractors -- each of which will be equipped with an automated manual transmission in a replacement cycle that will maintain the company's 2,500-tractor fleet as one of ...

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  5. Zachary Parsons named National Guard Military Child of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The United States Army

    ... emergency room and to veterans home residents. Among other awards he has received was one for his volunteer work in Joplin, Missouri, after the town was hit by an EF5 tornado in 2011. Zach is typical of military children, who have demonstrated ...

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  6. MoDOT Names New Assistant District EngineerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    There's a new face in MoDOT's Joplin office. Laurel McKean is the new assistant district engineer for MoDOT in southwest Missouri.

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  7. One Dead, One Seriously Hurt In Head-On CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... three miles west of Carthage, around 8:15 Saturday night. May was pronounced dead at the scene; Blair was taken to a Joplin hospital with serious injuries.

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  8. Mssu TV station celebrates 30 yearsRead the original story

    Sunday | Joplin

    This year, KGCS-TV is celebrating its 30th anniversary of service to Missouri Southern State University and the Joplin community. Students, alumni, faculty and staff are recognized for their service with KGCS-TV throughout the years.

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  9. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Miami Herald

    ... warnings were issued across the central Plains. Tahlequah, Okla., reported a midday total of 1.19 inches of rain. Joplin, Mo., reported a midday total of 1.17 inches of rain. Meanwhile, a stationary front extended across the Gulf Coast. An onshore ...

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  10. Wilder's remains a part of Joplin's DNARead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Joplin

    There are places in Joplin that help define who we are as a community. These are places where generations of local families have created memories and strong attachments.

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  11. Wally Kennedy: Whisler's in Joplin worth woebegone waitRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Joplin

    You surely remember that scene from "Jaws'' where Roy Scheider has his first face-to-face encounter with the shark at sea. Stunned by the size of the shark, he tells the captain: "You're gonna need a bigger boat.'' That's what the folks at the new ... (Read full article)

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  12. Children's author treats students to excerpt from new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Students at Boylston Elementary School last week received a rare treat: an opportunity to listen to a reading from an unreleased "I Survived" series book, "I Survived the Joplin Tornado 2010," read to them by the "I Survived" series author, Lauren Tarshis. The book's setting is the Joplin, Mo., tornado of 2010 where 158 people were killed and many were injured.

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  13. Modine in Washington plans to close within two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... said Modine plans to transfer Washington production to other facilities, including those in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico; Joplin, Mo.; and Jefferson City, Mo. The plant makes liquid charge air coolers, plate oil coolers, and fuel coolers for the automotive, ...

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  14. BitTEN balletRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Joplin

    For Kaye Lewis, "Dracula" is special: It was her premier show in 1999 after creating her dance school, Midwest Regional Ballet, based in Joplin.

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  15. Additional details released in vehicular assault caseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Joplin

    Joplin police have released additional details concerning an alleged vehicular assault early Tuesday morning that injured two people and led to the arrest of Ira Jones, 46, on multiple felony counts. Capt.

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  16. Tigers fall to Joplin, 3-1Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Joplin

    "Our offense continued to struggle," Nevada coach Danny Penn said. "We worked a lot in practice on Monday on situational hitting. A big part of that was looking for a pitch early in an at-bat that the player can hit hard. "If our hitter doesn't get ... (Read full article)

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  17. Joplin Garage FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The Joplin Fire Department is investigating a blaze that they've determined was incendiary. Firefighters were called just before 5pm Thursday to 1810 South Joplin.

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  18. Fire damages garage in Joplin neighborhoodRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Joplin

    A fire Thursday afternoon that caused extensive damage to the detached garage of a house in the 1800 block of South Joplin Avenue was being treated as a suspicious fire by Joplin firefighters and police.

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  19. Freeman 90th Birthday CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    First graders at Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School in Joplin met Freeman Health System CEO Paula Baker Thursday . She brought along mascots Dr. Barker and Dr. Freddie Fox for the start of a year-long celebration.

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  20. Parks & Rec Director Cotten Departs JoplinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Joplin's Parks and Rec Director is stepping down. Chris Cotten has announced that he will leave his post in mid-June to take a Director of Parks position with Normal, Illinois.

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