On Thursday, Governor Eric Greitens will announce his budget for Fiscal Year 2018 via a budget address at a public school in Nixa, MO."Governor’s Budget Address Set for Thursday at Public School"
Over 40 high paid lobbyists employed by Ameren, KCP&L and other electric providers have once again descended upon the capitol building. Their mission is to convince legislators to force the Public Service Commission (PSC) to change their rate making authority and oversight of these money hungry monopolies with passage of Senate Bill 190. Widely known as the “utility tax.”"MONOPOLY ELECTRIC UTILITIES ARE AT IT AGAIN…"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and pledged to end what he called an “American carnage” of rusted factories and crime in an inaugural address that was a populist and nationalist rallying cry."Trump, now president, vows to put 'America First'"
Poplar Bluff Schools has been working to bring more events to Poplar Bluff. It was announced by the State that the 2018 Golf Sectional tournament will be held in Poplar Bluff. Here are the places selected for 2017-2018 State Events Final Host Selections for 2017 & 2018: 2017 Districts- Northwest(Cedar Hill) 2017 Sectionals- Rockwood Summit(Fenton) 2018 Districts- Rockwood Summit(Fenton) 2018 Sectionals- Poplar Bluff"2018 Class 5 Sectional Golf Tournament in Poplar Bluff"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Washington will turn into a virtual fortress ahead of Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration on Friday as the U.S. capital braces for more than a quarter-million protesters expected during the Republican’s swearing-in."Fortress Washington girds for days of anti-Trump protests"
PENNE, Italy (Reuters) – A huge avalanche ploughed into a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes rattled the area, and up to 30 people might be buried under the snow, officials said on Thursday."Avalanche hits Italian hotel, many feared dead under snow"
BEIJING (Reuters) – China and the United States can resolve any trade disputes through talks, the government said on Thursday, as a Chinese newspaper warned U.S. business could be targets for retaliation in any trade war ushered in by President-elect Donald Trump."China says can resolve trade disputes with new U.S. government"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Virginia inmate was executed on Wednesday for murdering two young sisters during a 2006 killing spree, after the Supreme Court denied a stay request where he argued the use of compounded lethal drugs violated his constitutional rights."Virginia inmate executed despite arguments against drug 'cocktail'"