Bats are clean, gentle and intelligent little animals. And – they are vital to the ecosystem and help in many ways. Fruit and nectar bats help us with approximately 450 commercial products and over 80 different medicines through seed dispersal and pollination. Up to 98% of all rainforest regrowth comes from seeds that have been spread by fruit bats. Insect-eating bats help us in the night skies by eating insect-pests that destroy crops and cause…"Bats – Friendly and Helpful Little Beasts"
April 27, 2017, St. Louis Region – Verizon IndyCar Series and Indy Lights teams will test at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois on Tuesday, May 2 in preparation for the inaugural August 26 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Presented By Valvoline. All 21 INDYCAR drivers and teams are expected to participate. INDYCAR drivers will test from noon to 3 p.m. and 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Indy Lights teams will test at 10:45 a.m. and again at…"Updated schedule for May 2 INDYCAR testing at Gateway Motorsports Park"
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Chelsey D. Johnson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas."A1C Chelsey Johnson Graduated with Honors from USAF Basic Training"
Audit to deploy new fraud detection measures in examination of state’s nutrition assistance program; Review underway by State Auditor’s data analytics team as part of Budget Integrity SeriesJEFFERSON CITY, Mo (April 6, 2017) Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has announced the start of an audit of the Department of Social Services’ food assistance program, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program. The review will be conducted by the newly-formed Data Analytics Technical Audit unit and…"Auditor Galloway announces fraud investigation into food assistance program"
Huntsville‚ Texas− 4/7/2017 −A new book that addresses the basics of photographing an eclipse is now available in paperback and Kindle e-book formats at Amazon.com and the Kindle version will be free on April 10th to April 15th, 2017."NEW BOOK COVERS BASICS OF PHOTOGRAPHING AN ECLIPSE"
Davis Bunn will join Dave and Company in the Morning on KLID AM1340 to discuss his new book “Miramar Bay” on Tuesday at 7:35 AM and 9:12 AM. He will also have an exciting new announcment about the book and we will give away a couple of his books!"Davis Bunn author on the air with Dave in the Morning Tuesday"
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo (April 4, 2017) Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has issued the first in a series of audits related to budget oversight and accountability."Auditor Galloway finds $1 million in questionable spending"