Portageville’s Annual Spring Clean Up Week April 23 - 27th
(Local News ~ 04/14/18)
Pick ups only made once, on your regular trash day. If you’re not sure of your pick up day, call City Hall. Items won’t be picked up if put out late or on the wrong date. You may place items out a day before your pick up date but not later. Residents only- no businesses. Items must be separated, man-made from natural waste items...
Help bash trash during MDC and MoDOT annual Trash Bash April 15 – May 15
(State News ~ 04/14/18)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) encourage people throughout Missouri to help “bash trash” during their 16th annual No MOre Trash! Bash April 15 through May 15. The event focuses on “spring cleaning” the outdoors by asking people to pick up litter across Missouri from roadsides, parks, neighborhoods, rivers, streams, trails, and other places. ...
MDC sets migratory game bird and waterfowl hunting seasons
(Outdoors ~ 04/14/18)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – At its April 5 meeting, the Missouri Conservation Commission approved recommendations from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) for the upcoming 2018 migratory-game-bird-hunting seasons and 2018-2019 waterfowl-hunting seasons...
Chinese Tariff Proposals Hit Missouri Soybean Farmers
(State News ~ 04/14/18)
The Chinese Commerce Department's proposal to roughly triple tariffs on U.S. soybean is a substantial threat to Missouri soybean farmers' bottom line in a time of already tight farm margins. Within the announcement of new and increased tariffs on roughly $50 billion in imports, U.S. soybean saw a 25 percent increase - going from a Value Added Tax of roughly 11 percent to total duties of more than 35 percent in the April 3 proposal...
(Opinion ~ 04/14/18)
How can you fall for fake news? Yes, Mike Jensen. When I read your article when you were talking about fake news, I really can’t believe as an educated man as you are would fall for things like this. It just proves that there is ignorant Republicans. I guess you could say it was fake news on Bill Clinton too. But there is not all fake news. Matter of fact, KFVS, NBC, CBS, CNN all says that Trump was president. I guess that was fake news too...
Governor fighting a losing battle
(Editorial ~ 04/14/18)
Regardless of the legal outcome, Eric Greitens is political toast. His reputation is forever stained and even though he could weather the legal storm, his political future as Governor of Missouri is highly in doubt.
(Wedding ~ 04/14/18)
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Jessie Ann Russell and John William Fuchs Jr. were united in marriage during a 5 p.m. ceremony Nov. 4, 2017, at the Terry House in Little Rock, Ark.