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Trade in used gear to be donated to local charities in exchange for big savings.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Bass Pro Shops is celebrating the return of fishing season and inviting customers to trade in used gear to be donated to local charities in exchange for big savings. The 2017 Spring Fishing Classic is a free celebration taking place February 17 – March 5 in all Bass Pro Shops...
Keep your flowers fresh with this homemade preservative.
Valentine’s Day flowers, like love, can stand the test of time if given a little TLC. Call it flor-amore. Your flowers will last longer if kept watered and fed, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. Trinklein’s tips and homemade preservative recipe provide an...
Representative Jim Neely
Greetings Friends of the 8th Legislative District! House Gives Initial Approval to Legislation Expanding Screenings of Newborns (HB 66) The Missouri House gave first-round approval this week to legislation that would expand screenings of newborns in Missouri to look for two more life-threatening...
Straw bale gardening offers gardeners options in many locations. The key to success is conditioning of the bales. Photo by Flickr
You can’t grow turkey in the straw. However, you can grow side dishes and floral centerpieces for a turkey dinner in the straw. Straw bale gardens are becoming popular with growers who are plagued with poor soil or limited garden space, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David...
Senator Denny Hoskins
Appropriations Committee Begins Budget Work This week the Senate Appropriations Committee began the tough and necessary work of editing and finalizing the governor’s proposed budget. As I’ve stated previously, I take the work of crafting the state budget very seriously. Your tax dollars need to be...
Cyclamens bloom for several months if kept in a cool but brightly lit spot.
The cyclamen is Cupid’s flowering love child. For centuries, cyclamens have been associated with matters of the heart, making it a perfect Valentine’s Day choice, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. Cultivars of this flowering houseplant bear heart-shaped leaves...
Hamilton School Board Filings Marcy Swindler (incumbent) Jacqueline Ford Jarod McGinley   Darrin Kipp and Andy Finch did not re-file   Hamilton City Council East Ward: Keith Gilbert                    Danny Alexander                   (Jim Sweiven did not re-file) West Ward: Travis Trosper...
Presiding Commissioner Bud Motsinger represents Hamilton at Great Northwest Days
There was a large delegation of representation from Northwest Missouri that converged on the Capitol in Jefferson City last week. There were over 300 representatives from the twenty counties in Northwest Missouri, along with other individuals representing individual cities and other concerns in...
153 tree care-related occupational incidents in calendar year 2016.
TCIA learned of 153 tree care-related occupational incidents* in calendar year 2016. Ninety-two of them were fatal. This report provides what we know about these incidents from the media accounts. Comparing 2016 with previous years, we reported 79, 81 and 87 occupational fatalities in 2013, 2014...
Representative Jim Neely
Lawmakers Reject Proposed Pay Increase (HCR 4) After several hours of discussion Monday evening, the Senate voted to join the House in rejecting proposed pay raises for elected officials and judges. The resolution approved by both chambers will prevent the pay increase recommendations made by the...

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