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  1. Joplin Chamber Seeks "Golden Apple" NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    An annual tradition continues this year, as the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce prepares to honor local teachers. Kari Beasley tells News Talk KZRG they're looking for nominees for what's called the "Golden Apple" award: "Those are the Chamber's annual awards that recognize excellence in the teaching profession... teachers who have exhibited over the years excellence in the teaching profession, passion for it, those who have been involved in their school in other ways as well as involved in the Joplin community."

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  2. Mercy set to open Joplin hospital four years after huge tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare

    An EF5 tornado - the strongest rating possible - ravaged Joplin, Mo., on May 22, 2011, killing more than 150 people. The storm flattened countless businesses and homes and damaged St. John's Regional Medical Center so badly that it could no longer operate.

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  3. Gov. Nixon Touts New Joplin Company, Unemployment NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon welcomed a new business to Joplin today. Cook Portable Warehouses gave the Governor and local leaders a tour of their new facilities on Central City Road.

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  4. Crosslines of Joplin is MovingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Crosslines of Joplin will be moving into a new building this spring. The non-profit that helps Joplin area churches will be moving to 320 South School.

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  5. Designing a DisasterRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Nursing Center

    ... States history, MCIs have been the result of a political rally shooting in Tucson, Arizona, tornadoes that devastated Joplin, Missouri, the Boston Marathon bombings, and the Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy, just to name a few. These examples provide ...

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  6. Thompson Square highlights celebration of a Mercy Hospital Joplin fundraising ...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Joplin

    The completion of a capital campaign called for celebration, and Fred Osborn said Thompson Square was the perfect band for it. "They're a husband and wife that does good country music," said Osborn, vice-president of philanthropy for Mercy Hospital Joplin.

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  7. Marta Churchwell: Neosho Arts Council fuels creators with fundingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Joplin

    Back when Joplin city leaders called for public input for developing the city's Blueprint for the Future, residents listed arts and culture as a high priority. The city listened, and in the eight years since, we've seen amazing growth in the arts.

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  8. Enjoy movies: What's playing in the Joplin area this weekRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Joplin

    One of the best snipers in the U.S. Navy deals with the demand for his skill, the pressures of being targeted by insurgents and the struggle to return to civilian life. Starring Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Luke Grimes. Rated R. Showing at: MIA, NEO ... (Read full article)

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  9. EaglePicher Licenses OneD Material's SiNANOdeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    EaglePicher Technologies, LLC announced that it has entered into a License Agreement and an Engineering Services Agreement with OneD Material, to set up a new EaglePicher production facility in Joplin to produce SiNANOde , a silicon-nanowire-based anode material for building lithium ion cells and batteries providing higher energy densities. This new technology will be used in part with EaglePicher's initiative to increase lithium ion cell production and expand the product portfolio for defense and aerospace applications.

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  10. Two Joplin Burglars Caught In The ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... and leave carrying items." They didn't get far. 34-year-old Branda Edwards and 31-year-old Matthew Woolridge of Joplin dropped everything and ran when Joplin police showed up. "She made it about a block and a half, then the female was taken into ...

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  11. Leave your body to the dogs -- and save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Search and rescue canines train for the worst. They were developed to be used during catastrophic events like 9/11, the Joplin Mo.

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  12. Rural burglary arrests include suspect wanted in Joplin caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Joplin

    A third suspect in a home-invasion robbery Jan. 16 in Joplin was arrested by Jasper County sheriff's deputies responding to a report of a burglary in progress early Wednesday morning at a rural address.

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  13. Ex-Sugar Land mayor vanishes, along with his company's development contractsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fort Bend Star

    Former Sugar Land mayor David Wallace and business partner Costa Bajjali have closed the offices of their company, Wallace Bajjali, while governments and media alike have had no luck getting in touch with either man. Wallace Bajjali Development Partners, a Sugar Land-based development company, resigned from its contracts as the master developer for real estate development projects in Joplin, Mo.

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  14. JRC 'sitting fine' despite master developer defaultRead the original story

    Yesterday | Joplin

    Joplin officials say a sale of properties to the master developer that was scheduled to take place by next Friday may not happen now that Wallace Bajjali Development Partners is essentially defunct.

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  15. Traveling architecture exhibit makes Joplin stopRead the original story

    Yesterday | Joplin

    Georgeanna Wormington, Jim Moore and Gale Huffmaster , representing the Monett Historical Society, talk with Brad Belk, director of the Joplin Museum Complex, about the exhibit of public architecture that is on display.

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  16. Fayetteville tabs Nyander as Utilities DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... and Sewer Operations Manager. Before that, he has held management-level positions in Redings Mill, MO, Jay, OK, and Joplin, MO. "I am proud to be a member of such an outstanding Utility Department which is staffed with so many dedicated employees," ...

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  17. 48 children come down with mysterious paralysis, 3 in KCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... prepared for pool rehabilitation at Children's Mercy Hospital. One day Billy, who was an avid golfer, woke up in his Joplin, MO, home, and he couldn't move his arms, legs or head. Billy had just gotten over a cold, but now he was paralyzed. "The ER ...

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  18. Suspect in Missouri homicide gets 22 years in prison on drug chargesRead the original story

    Thursday | Joplin

    JOPLIN, Mo. a A suspect in a 2006 Joplin homicide will serve 22 years in prison without parole for his role in a methamphetamine distribution ring.

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  19. Joplin Tornado Zone TIF Will Be With Us For YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The tax increment financing district, or TIF, in Joplin's tornado zone is going to be with us a while...even though the master developer that recommended creating the TIF apparently isn't. Joplin City Manger Sam Anselm tells News Talk KZRG the legalities surrounding the TIF.

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  20. murder defendant draws 22 years in federal drug caseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Joplin

    A federal judge assessed a Joplin murder case defendant 22 years in prison Wednesday for his role in a methamphetamine distribution ring with suspected ties to a drug cartel in Mexico.

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