MO.gov News Feed /news-rss MO.gov News Feed Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:20:01 +0000 en-us Energy Bulletin --- June 23, 2017 https://ded.mo.gov/content/energy-bulletin-june-23-2017 7071 at https://ded.mo.gov Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:52:15 +0000 Gov. Greitens orders flags to half-staff in Lafayette County on Monday to honor firefighter who died in line of duty https://governor.mo.gov/news/archive/gov-greitens-orders-flags-half-staff-lafayette-county-monday-honor-firefighter-who-died 3bba70c8-2283-4625-82c5-e0dca8606eb3 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:45:00 +0000 Gov. Eric Greitens has ordered that the flags of the United States and the State of Missouri at all state government buildings in Lafayette County be flown at half-staff on Monday (June 26) in honor of Firefighter Jeffery M. Sanders, of the Mayview Fire Protection District. Firefighter Sanders, age 55, died on June 19 while serving the citizens of the Mayview Fire Protection District.  MDC’s Discover Nature Girls Camp teaches outdoor skills, builds confidence https://mdc.mo.gov/newsroom/mdc%E2%80%99s-discover-nature-girls-camp-teaches-outdoor-skills-builds-confidence 14855 at https://mdc.mo.gov Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:48:19 +0000 Ashcroft 's Statement on Judge's Ruling on Right-to-Work Referendum http://www.sos.mo.gov/default.aspx?PageID=9096 http://www.sos.mo.gov/default.aspx?PageID=9096 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:03:00 +0000 For immediate release:                  June 23, 2017 Contact:                                           Maura Browning - Communications Director (573) 526-0949   Ashcroft's Statement on Judge's Ruling on Right-to-Work Referendum Jefferson City, Mo. — Although we are disheartened with the court' Whitlock Company plans for a new facility in Kansas City, Mo., resulting in job creation https://ded.mo.gov/content/whitlock-company-plans-new-facility-kansas-city-mo-resulting-job-creation 7061 at https://ded.mo.gov Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:45:45 +0000 June 23, 2017KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Today the Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) announced that The Whitlock Company, a full-service accounting firm, is expanding in Missouri. As a result of the recent acquisition of RPA Consulting, which was based in Fairway, KS, the company is opening a new location in Kansas City, Mo, to accommodate an increased workforce. The Whitlock Company plans to onboard 15 existing RPA Consulting employees as well as make room for an additional 36 new positions over the next few years. Kayak clinics offered at Current River State Park http://dnr.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f0a3daa3-ee5d-410a-8903-955922a2a078 http://dnr.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f0a3daa3-ee5d-410a-8903-955922a2a078 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 Raptor Awareness Program July 1 at Echo Bluff State Park http://dnr.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/186408f7-f260-4e2c-8194-a06a02a3f7f3 http://dnr.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/186408f7-f260-4e2c-8194-a06a02a3f7f3 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 SEMA Flood Recovery Update Brief – Friday, June 23 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/a68119f3-b1d9-416b-8959-699370a50641 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/a68119f3-b1d9-416b-8959-699370a50641 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0000 Securities Division Seeks Restitution of More than $68,000 From a Kansas City Man’s Fraudulent and Threatening Investment Tactics http://www.sos.mo.gov/default.aspx?PageID=9095 http://www.sos.mo.gov/default.aspx?PageID=9095 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:11:00 +0000 For immediate release:                  June 23, 2017 Contact:                                          Maura Browning, Communications Director, (573) 526-0949                                                                                  Securities Division Seeks Restitution of More than $68,0 Governor Greitens Signs Foster Care Bill of Rights https://governor.mo.gov/news/archive/governor-greitens-signs-foster-care-bill-rights d951d566-f6f5-4b1c-b1b7-02f09b935ea1 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0000 Today Governor Eric Greitens signed the Foster Care Bill of Rights at The Central Missouri Foster Care & Adoption Association. At the signing, Governor Greitens said, “Our state has 13,000 children in the foster care system. They are, both in law and spirit, Missouri's children. Our kids. We recognize the potential of kids in foster care. We honor hard-working foster parents. And we've got a lot of work to do in Missouri to fight for, work with, and build a better system for our foster families.” Auditor Galloway finds state agencies following existing rules review law https://www.auditor.mo.gov/content/auditor-galloway-finds-state-agencies-following-existing-rules-review-law 3776 at https://www.auditor.mo.gov Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:33:47 +0000 June 23, 2017Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has released a report on the compliance of state agencies with a law that requires them to regularly review their regulations. The report shows state agencies are following the law, which requires a review of all associated state regulations every five years to ensure none exist that are unnecessary or overly burdensome. MDC commissioner hosts annual fishing clinic for Ferguson kids in Pike County https://mdc.mo.gov/newsroom/mdc-commissioner-hosts-annual-fishing-clinic-ferguson-kids-pike-county 14853 at https://mdc.mo.gov Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:16:19 +0000 European ammunition co. selects Sedalia, Mo for new U.S. logistics center https://ded.mo.gov/content/european-ammunition-co-selects-sedalia-mo-new-us-logistics-center 7046 at https://ded.mo.gov Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:43:37 +0000 June 22, 2017Pettis County, MO – Today, the Missouri Department of Economic Development announced that Nammo AS, an international aerospace and defense company headquartered in Norway, announced that the newly formed Capstone Precision Group LLC will launch their U.S. logistics center in Pettis County, which would create 13 jobs initially and up to 21 total over the next five years.   Kansas City Star: Unredeemed tax credits a $3 billion liability on Missouri’s budget https://www.auditor.mo.gov/content/kansas-city-star-unredeemed-tax-credits-3-billion-liability-missouri%E2%80%99s-budget 3771 at https://www.auditor.mo.gov Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:27:39 +0000 Lee's Summit Tribune: Auditor Galloway issues report on Bates County https://www.auditor.mo.gov/content/lees-summit-tribune-auditor-galloway-issues-report-bates-county 3766 at https://www.auditor.mo.gov Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:23:57 +0000