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The 3rd Annual Mouse Race sponsored by the Lakeview Golf Club will be held on February 17, 2018 at the American Legion building in Hamilton. Tickets for $15 will go on sale, Jan. 10, and will include Dinner and Admission to the Mouse Race!   Hurry! Limited seating is available!   Dinner will be at...
Senator Denny Hoskins
On Wednesday evening the governor delivered his second State of the State address to the citizens of Missouri and the General Assembly. It was great to hear the governor’s support for foster kids, law enforcement and veterans and I plan to lend my support on these important issues. My colleagues...
Poor broadband infrastructure is a more acute problem in Missouri than most states.
By Eric Bohl Poor Internet speeds remain a huge problem in rural Missouri. Many still lack access to connectivity, even if they were willing and able to pay any cost. Over the past year, Missouri Farm Bureau has worked toward finding solutions to this persistent problem, bringing together hundreds...
Space heaters account for 2 of every 5 home heating fires
Space heaters – whether portable or stationary – accounted for 2 of every 5 (40%) home heating fires and 4 of 5 (84%) home heating fire deaths. (National Fire Protection Association, based on 2009-2013 annual averages) Heating-related fires most often occur in December, January, and February....
Manning urges Sessions to conduct investigation in prosecution of Cliven Bundy
Jan. 10, 2018, Fairfax, Va.—Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to conduct a review and investigation of the prosecution of Cliven Bundy after the case was dismissed over prosecutorial misconduct: "It is...
Meth has some of the most serious physical ramifications out of any drug.
Across most of the US, states are struggling to quell a worsening opiate epidemic. While this is happening, one problem continues to rage on in states across the country.  NBC News reported on meth with some shocking results. Not only is meth, also known as ice, crank, speed, chalk and gak, the...
One in ten Missourians has Unclaimed Property
State Treasurer Eric Schmitt has made history by returning more Unclaimed Property in his first year than any previous treasurer in Missouri history. Treasurer Schmitt today announced he returned $45 million in Unclaimed Property during his first year in office, surpassing the previous record of $...
Between 2014 and 2016, there were 29 counties in Missouri with more drug overdose deaths than those caused by motor vehicles.
In 2010, drug overdoses surpassed motor vehicle accidents as a cause of death in Missouri. The highway and vehicle safety lessons learned throughout the last half century can provide a structure for addressing the drug- and opioid-induced spike in deaths contributing to the recent decrease in...
Senator Denny Hoskins
After the opening of the 2018 legislative session on Jan. 3, I recognize there are several hot button issues on my colleagues’ agenda within the Missouri Senate, but for my constituents, I think it boils down to three things: labor reform, tort reform and welfare reform. In lieu of all the...
While prescription drugs can prove effective, they have a long list of potential side effects.
Parents of children suffering from ADD, ADHD or other brain-based disorders can grow frustrated and even desperate as they seek to stem the difficulties they and their children face daily. Often, medicating the children becomes not just a last resort, but a first resort. “Parents will try whatever...

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