Petitions Filed to Allow Medical Marijuana Use in MissouriThe two petitions would ask voters whether to amend the state constitution to allow physicians to recommend the drug to patients with certain illnesses, such as cancer, epilepsy and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Arnold Residents Fight For 'Ugly Green' Water Tower Color to StayA post on Change.org calls the water tower a "beacon of comfort" for college kids returning home.
UPDATED: Illinois Panel OKs Medical Marijuana for 8 Health ConditionsAn advisory board voted Wednesday to add eight health conditions including chronic pain syndrome, autism, osteoarthritis and post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of illnesses that can be treated by medical marijuana in Illinois.
Confederate Rock Gets New Home in Boone CountyAn 11,000-pound boulder serving as a memorial to Boone County residents who fought for the South in the Civil War has moved to its new home at the Battle of Centralia historic site.
Freeburg HS Alumni Want to Keep 'Midgets' MascotAuthorities with the Freeburg School District say the name originated in the 1930s, and was meant as an honor for a scrappy basketball team that played well despite having very few players who were tall.
Mo. Voter ID Measure from GOP Candidate OK to CirculateA Republican candidate for Missouri secretary of state now can gather signatures for a voter identification initiative petition.
County Judge Dismisses Lawsuit on Filming Senate CommitteesA Missouri judge dismissed Tuesday an advocacy group's lawsuit that challenged restrictions on filming Missouri Senate committee meetings.
More Signatures Submitted for Ferguson Mayor RecallIt’s round two of the effort to recall Ferguson Mayor James Knowles.
Ill. State Rep. Launches Petition to Keep Shooting Complex OpenState Representative Jerry Costello II has launched a petition drive for taxpayers to voice their support for keeping the shooting complex open that's located in Sparta, Illinois.
Judge Blocks Gun-Rights Group from Saint Louis ZooCircuit Court Judge Joan Moriarty issued a temporary restraining order against Jeffry Smith of Cincinnati, or anyone acting with him, from entering zoo property in possession of a firearm or any other lethal weapon - whether open or concealed.
Proposed Initiative Petitions Would Up Missouri Minimum WageThree initiative petitions to increase Missouri's minimum wage have been approved for circulation.
Petition Asks for Yogi Berra to Receive Medal of FreedomSign the petition online to award St. Louis-born Yogi Berra the Presidential Medal of Freedom.