Author: Mike Olmstead

Oklahoma bans covert tracking devices

From Associated Press - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - An Oklahoma lawmaker's personal experience has led to a new law that prohibits covert use of a GPS tracker. The Oklahoman reports that the law signed ...

Missouri sends troops to US border

From Associated Press - JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri has sent troops to Arizona to assist with border security. Four soldiers in Missouri's National Guard and a UH-72 Lakota helicopter dep...

Luke Skywalker coming to Kansas?

From Associated Press - WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas is rolling out the welcome mat after "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill tweeted about wanting to visit. Gov. Jeff Colyer suggested Monday in a tweet...

Turtle Poaching in Missouri

From Associated Press - HAYTI, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a grass fire has revealed a turtle poaching dump site in the Bootheel area of far southeastern Missouri. The Springfield News-Leader repo...