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Mo. Senate Votes to Cut Down How Much Cities Can Fund Budgets from Traffic Fines

Schmitt’s bill would cut from 30 percent to 10 percent how much of a city’s budget can be financed by traffic fines.

02/11/2015

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Study: Not Enough Cancer Doctors in Rural America

Study shows more cancer cases, but not enough doctors.

03/12/2014

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Rural Mo. Residents More Likely To Be Uninsured

Missouri ranks right in the middle of the country in the number of uninsured residents.

12/21/2013

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Rural Ill. Still Lags In Broadband Internet Access

State not meeting FCC minimum standards.

08/19/2012

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USDA Announces Funding for Rural Broadband

18 states will receive nearly $500 million in U.S. Agriculture Department funds.

11/14/2011

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Under Funded Rural Roads A Crisis For States

The Federal Highway Administration says rural roads make up 80 percent of the national road network.

10/12/2011

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Small Post Offices, The End of an Era

The announcement of possible closures comes as the Postal Service faces a $8 billion deficit.

08/31/2011

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Rural Missouri Task Force Recovers Millions

The task force recovered more than $2.5 million worth of stolen property in the past year and a half.

03/16/2011

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