A tobacco distributor closely watched by federal agents for a decade along with two relatives were charged in Kentucky.
The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said they’re increasing their original $15,000 reward to $50,000.
An arson fire on July 4 damaged the Islamic Society of Joplin, and another blaze in the early hours of Aug. 6 destroyed it. No one was hurt in either blaze.
The dollar-per-pack increase will apply to cigarettes and a few other smoking devices, but not chewing tobacco or “moist snuff”.
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows how much or rather how little money Missouri and Illinois spend on their tobacco control programs.
Manuel Ramirez and Javier Villasenor-Cardona, were indicted along with twenty-four other individuals and charged with being members of a large cocaine distribution organization.
9,600 Missourians die every year from smoking.
$15,000 in reward money for information on the Kennett Country Club Fire.
Illinois Democrat and two others in Congress call for NCAA and game officials to reconsider contract.
Missouri ranks 45 out of 50 in Tobacco Prevention Programs.