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Legislative Report: MISSOURI SUPREME COURT TOSSES OUT 2018 BILL DUE TO MULTIPLE SUBJECTS

A lawsuit filed by the City of De Soto and a De Soto resident (the plaintiffs) sought a declaratory judgment…

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Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame is Oct. 21

The Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame will induct the 2021 class during a special ceremony scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 21,…

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Register Today! 155th Annual Convention and Trade Show | Sept. 23-25 | Excelsior Springs

Register To Attend and Make Your Room Reservation Now! The post Register Today! 155th Annual Convention and Trade Show | Sept….

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Legislative Report: HOUSE BILL 362 MODIFYING THE SUNSHINE LAW, VETOED BY GOVERNOR PARSON

On July 9, Governor Mike Parson vetoed House Bill 362, sponsored by Rep. Bruce DeGroot, R-Ellisville, a bill modifying the…

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Legislative Report: GOVERNOR SIGNS COVID LIABILITY PROTECTION IN MISSOURI

Today Governor Mike Parson signed Senate Bill 51 & 42 (Luetkemeyer, R-Parkville), the bill establishing limited protection for persons and…

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Legislative Report: LEGISLATURE PASSES FRA BILL; AVOIDS FY22 BUDGET WITHHOLDS

The Missouri General Assembly ended its first special session of 2021 on Wednesday afternoon, June 30, as the House truly…

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Missouri Press Association announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees

Missouri Press Association announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees Inductees from 2020, 2021 will be honored during MPA’s 155th Annual Convention…

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Legislative Report: GOVERNOR CALLS SPECIAL SESSION FOR FRA

Governor Mike Parson (R) has announced a special session will begin at 12 noon on Wednesday, June 23, in the state capitol…

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Legislative Report: SPECIAL SESSIONS LIKELY ON MEDICAID FUNDING AND REDISTRICTING

Medicaid – On May 14, the Missouri General Assembly adjourned for the year without passing the extension of the federal…

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Legislative Report: SPECIAL SESSIONS LIKELY ON MEDICAID FUNDING AND REDISTRICTING

Medicaid – On May 14, the Missouri General Assembly adjourned for the year without passing the extension of the federal…

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Nominations sought for 2022 officers, directors

The Missouri Press Association nominating committee will be meeting to decide on candidates for 2022 MPA Second Vice President, Secretary,…

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Nominations sought for 2022 officers, directors

The Missouri Press Association nominating committee will be meeting to decide on candidates for 2022 MPA Second Vice President, Secretary,…

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Legislative Report: MISSOURI GENERAL ASSEMBLY SENDS ALL PASSED LEGISLATION TO GOVERNOR

The Missouri House of Representatives and Missouri Senate held technical sessions on Tuesday, May 25, and sent all bills that…

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Legislative Report: MISSOURI GENERAL ASSEMBLY SENDS ALL PASSED LEGISLATION TO GOVERNOR

The Missouri House of Representatives and Missouri Senate held technical sessions on Tuesday, May 25, and sent all bills that…

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Legislative Report: 2021 MISSOURI LEGISLATIVE SESSION COMES TO A CLOSE

The Missouri General Assembly ended the 2021 legislative session Friday, May 14 at 6:00 p.m. with some major accomplishments in…

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Legislative Report: 2021 MISSOURI LEGISLATIVE SESSION COMES TO A CLOSE

The Missouri General Assembly ended the 2021 legislative session Friday, May 14 at 6:00 p.m. with some major accomplishments in…

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Legislators have reintroduced a bill to examine the state of local journalism

From the Poynter Report: A bipartisan group of legislators reintroduced the Future of Local News Act Thursday. If passed, the bill would…

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Legislators have reintroduced a bill to examine the state of local journalism

From the Poynter Report: A bipartisan group of legislators reintroduced the Future of Local News Act Thursday. If passed, the bill would…

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NMA, NNA call on Pres. Biden to use local newspapers for vaccine advertising

Washington, D.C. – The News Media Alliance and the National Newspaper Association (NNA) today sent a letter to President Joe Biden, on…

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