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More troops deployed to Ferguson: Riots, looting sparked by Michael Brown verdict

November 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri’s governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops on Tuesday to the St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting after a white policeman was cleared in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager, while the local mayor sai…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

More troops deployed in Ferguson

November 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri’s governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops Tuesday to a St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting and looting after a grand jury declined to indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager…continue reading on dglobe.com

Missouri in state of emergency

November 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri’s governor declared a state of emergency Monday and authorized the state’s National Guard to support police in case of violence after a grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer who fatally shot an una…continue reading on dglobe.com

Missouri man accused of prostituting woman from China at Bismarck hotel

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A Missouri man is accused of prostituting his 41-year-old wife from China at a Bismarck hotel.
Marvin Rex Lord, 67, of Festus, Mo., was arrested Thursday and charged Friday in Burleigh County District Court with facilitation of prostitu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missouri man accused of prostituting woman from China at Bismarck hotel

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A Missouri man is accused of prostituting his 41-year-old wife from China at a Bismarck hotel.
Marvin Rex Lord, 67, of Festus, Mo., was arrested Thursday and charged Friday in Burleigh County District Court with facilitation of prostitu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missouri man’s attempted murder trial in Hettinger avoided with guilty pleas to lesser charges

June 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

HETTINGER A man who was facing multiple felonies, including an attempted murder charge, pleaded guilty to a pair of lesser crimes at the Adams County Courthouse on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Mo. court blocks eminent domain by port authority

May 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. A proposed $20 million project to ship crude oil from North Dakota down the Mississippi River is unlikely to go forward as a result of a Missouri Supreme Court ruling Tuesday blocking the use of eminent domain by a port authority. Continue Reading

South Heart dealer a victim in trailer theft case

January 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Police are investigating a rash of stolen trailers taken from Missouri that allegedly were up for sale by a local dealer. Continue Reading

Missouri lottery winners just want to live normally

December 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

DEARBORN, Mo. (AP) — To announce one of the biggest events of their lives together, Cindy and Mark Hill returned to the place where it all began – the high school where they became sweethearts in the 1970s. Continue Reading

Missouri governor, barge industry urge action

November 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ST. LOUIS (AP) Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and the barge industry are imploring the federal government to keep water flowing on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers or face potential “economic disaster.”
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