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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:10:44 +0000 Greitens wants to use tobacco money to reverse Medicaid cuts http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170223/greitens-wants-to-use-tobacco-money-to-reverse-medicaid-cuts?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:23:22 +0000 SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170223/greitens-wants-to-use-tobacco-money-to-reverse-medicaid-cuts Talking Public Safety: The role of a State Fire Marshal http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170222/talking-public-safety-role-of-state-fire-marshal?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:00:00 +0000 Jeff Dorhauer, Osage Beach Fire Protection District Chief http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170222/talking-public-safety-role-of-state-fire-marshal Missouri pays $52M in 5 years to settle lawsuits http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170221/missouri-pays-52m-in-5-years-to-settle-lawsuits?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:07:28 +0000 Associated Press Report http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170221/missouri-pays-52m-in-5-years-to-settle-lawsuits What tourism budget cut means for the Lake of the Ozarks http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170216/what-tourism-budget-cut-means-for-lake-of-ozarks?rssfeed=true Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:43:01 +0000 Dan Field, DFIELD@LAKEMEDIAONLINE.COM http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170216/what-tourism-budget-cut-means-for-lake-of-ozarks READERS' MAILBAG -- Battle underway for our political hearts, minds http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20170216/readers-mailbag----battle-underway-for-our-political-hearts-minds?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:00:00 +0000 Jane Boyce, Sunrise Beach http://www.lakenewsonline.com/opinion/20170216/readers-mailbag----battle-underway-for-our-political-hearts-minds ICMYI: Lake Sun's complete coverage of Van Note trial, Days 1-8 http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170216/icmyi-lake-suns-complete-coverage-of-van-note-trial-days-1-8?rssfeed=true Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:31:41 +0000 CODY MROCZKA, CMROCZKA@LAKESUNONLINE.COM http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170216/icmyi-lake-suns-complete-coverage-of-van-note-trial-days-1-8 State park named for Jay Nixon closes after just 1 month http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170215/state-park-named-for-jay-nixon-closes-after-just-1-month?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 ASSOCIATED PRESS http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170215/state-park-named-for-jay-nixon-closes-after-just-1-month Missouri lawmakers consider policing proposals http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170215/missouri-lawmakers--consider-policing-proposals?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 21:27:53 +0000 KATIE KULL, Associated Press http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170215/missouri-lawmakers--consider-policing-proposals Behind Medicaid budget woes, Part 2 of Q&A with Rep. David Wood on state budget http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170214/behind-medicaid-budget-woes-part-2-of-qa-with-rep-david-wood-on-state-budget?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:00:00 +0000 Compiled by AMY WILSON, awilson@westsidestar.net http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170214/behind-medicaid-budget-woes-part-2-of-qa-with-rep-david-wood-on-state-budget Rep. David Wood talks state budget challenges http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170213/rep-david-wood-talks-state-budget-challenges?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:00:00 +0000 Compiled by Amy Wilson, awilson@westsidestar.net http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170213/rep-david-wood-talks-state-budget-challenges Volunteer program proposed to help uninsured, low-income Missourians with health care http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170209/volunteer-program-proposed-to-help-uninsured-low-income-missourians-with-health-care?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:00:00 +0000 AMY WILSON, awilson@westsidestar.net http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170209/volunteer-program-proposed-to-help-uninsured-low-income-missourians-with-health-care Missouri State seeking to cut athletic department expenses http://www.lakenewsonline.com/sports/20170208/missouri-state-seeking-to-cut-athletic-department-expenses?rssfeed=true Wed, 08 Feb 2017 20:45:23 +0000 ASSOCIATED PRESS http://www.lakenewsonline.com/sports/20170208/missouri-state-seeking-to-cut-athletic-department-expenses Right to work not the end of labor bills for Missouri http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170207/right-to-work-not-end-of-labor-bills-for-missouri?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 22:01:47 +0000 SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170207/right-to-work-not-end-of-labor-bills-for-missouri Bill seeks to end tenure system in Missouri http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170206/bill-seeks-to-end-tenure-system-in-missouri?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:00:00 +0000 ASSOCIATED PRESS http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170206/bill-seeks-to-end-tenure-system-in-missouri Gov. signs bill making Missouri 28th right-to-work state http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170206/gov-signs-bill-making-missouri-28th-right-to-work-state?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 01:00:00 +0000 SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170206/gov-signs-bill-making-missouri-28th-right-to-work-state Jury in Van Note trial to be sequestered; opening statements Tuesday http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170206/jury-in-van-note-trial-to-be-sequestered-opening-statements-tuesday?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Feb 2017 21:22:29 +0000 CODY MROCZKA, CMROCZKA@LAKESUNONLINE.COM http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170206/jury-in-van-note-trial-to-be-sequestered-opening-statements-tuesday Van Note trial starts today with jury selection http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170205/van-note-trial-starts-today-with-jury-selection?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Feb 2017 11:00:00 +0000 http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170205/van-note-trial-starts-today-with-jury-selection Things to know about bullying: Lake educators reflect on issue http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170202/things-to-know-about-bullying-lake-educators-reflect-on-issue?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:51:15 +0000 Dan Field, dfield@lakemediaonline.com http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170202/things-to-know-about-bullying-lake-educators-reflect-on-issue Missouri governor outlines $27.6 billion budget plan http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170202/missouri-governor-outlines-276-billion-budget-plan?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 11:00:00 +0000 KATIE KULL, Associated Press
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DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170202/missouri-governor-outlines-276-billion-budget-plan Missouri poised to become 28th Right-To-Work state http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170202/missouri-poised-to-become-28th-right-to-work-state?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 20:35:01 +0000 Lake Media and Associated Press http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/20170202/missouri-poised-to-become-28th-right-to-work-state