A look at why Joplin passed a mask ordinance two weeks after voting one down
Joplin Chamber creates signs for businesses
MSSU, KCU Joplin, announce plans for on campus classes
Both universities to require students, staff, faculty to wear masks
Barton County Sheriff working to put tax question before voters for new jail
Sheriff thinks new tax would help with retention
City of Parsons to vote on mandatory mask ordinance
Ordinance could require businesses to turn patrons away who don't wear a mask
Local hospitals using recommended, investigative treatment methods to care for patients with COVID-19
Freeman infectious disease specialist says it's hard to know what's being effective
Kansas counties to weigh in on state wide mask order
Oklahoma sees COVID-19 cases jump over 13 thousand
Oklahoma has a 56 percent increase in cases since June 15th
Bourbon County deputy resigns after controversy surrounding patch
Recapping Joplin City Council's meeting for declined mask ordinance
Mayor Stanley encourages residents to wear masks, social distance
Joplin Council votes "No" on face mask ordinance
Health director gives update on Joplin and area Covid-19 numbers
Pittsburg City Commission approves COVID-19 relief grants for small businesses
City will launch application process some time in July.
Newton County Sheriff's Office investigating after human remains found at Joplin campground
Human scalp found at Holly Haven Campground
Shawnee Tribe files lawsuit against U.S. Treasury Dept., Dept. of Interior
Lawsuit alleges department used incorrect population data for tribe
Quapaw High School holds graduation ceremony for class of 2020
Original graduation was supposed to happen on May 15th.
Neosho council to discuss pay increases for police, fire, during budget work session
City council holds first budget work session for 2021 fiscal year.
City of Parsons to track dogs after they bite residents
Dogs to be micochipped after they bite someone
Surprise Delivery: Allen County women work to make others smile
What's next after voters approve a 10 million dollar bond issue in Carthage
Both Carthage Technical Centers to be improved with new bind issue
Parsons natives working with police department to hold protest
Demonstration planned for Saturday at Parsons Municipal Building
Positive COVID-19 case at Butterball in Carthage
Freeman Health System unveils finished Learning Center
Ribbon cutting marks end of construction on childcare facility
Jasper County sees "disappointing," but about average, voter turnout
County has 10.7 percent turnout for municipal election
Protests continue in Joplin for third day, residents push for racial equality
Crawford County adopts recommendations instead of enforceable restrictions
County recommending state reopening plan to local businesses, residents
Here to Help: Community rallying behind family of Webb City officer who was hospitalized in Florida
Local businesses, police department, raising money for the family.
Grove Nursing Center is down to zero active COVID-19 cases
Farm to Table: Missouri Farm Bureau creates list of farmers who sell direct to consumers
As meat prices in grocery stores continue to increase, many consumers are turning to local farmers for their beef and pork.
A look at June 2nd municipal elections
Local veterans organize Memorial Day ceremonies amid weather, pandemic
Proposed legislation would allow cannabis businesses to use banks
The SAFE Banking Act passed by the house, moves to senate
Downstream Casino reopens after COVID-19 closure
Downstream Casino Resort starts phased reopening
NEO A&M College on course to start on campus classes in August
College still working on exact details and procedures
Local police departments using purchased, handmade masks
Jasper Police Department not receiving KN95 masks from the state.
Local super markets dealing with increasing meat prices
Food prices see highest single month increase since 1974.
Jasper County Courts to resume in person operations
Courts system to resume operations on Monday
Iola family expresses concern for family member with COVID-19 at state prison
Iola family says 30-year-old Preston Kern isn't being seen by doctors after he tested positive for COVID-19
Crowder College campuses across the area reopen
Some faculty still working from home.
Online petition calling for non-violent inmates to be released from local jails
Signatures at almost 500
COVID-19 cases at Grove Nursing Center down to five
All employees have recovered. Five residents still have the virus.
A closer look at Downstream Casino's reopening plan
Downstream Casino Resort will start a phased reopening on May 21st.