March 13, 2020 7:08 PM
March 13, 2020 4:48 PM
Missouri Southern State University is putting plans into place to limit the risk of spreading the coronavirus, including moving all classes online and closing campus.
March 13, 2020 4:38 PM
Attorney General Mike Hunter today announced the state’s price gouging statute is in effect statewide following Pres. Donald Trump’s emergency declaration regarding COVID-19.
March 13, 2020 4:13 PM
Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri suspends in-person classes effective immediately. They will move to an all-online or other alternative method of course delivery starting Monday, March 16, 2020 and continuing through April 5, 2020. The college says this is not a closure, college operations will continue.
March 13, 2020 3:00 PM
President Donald Trump has announced that he is officially declaring a national emergency over the new coronavirus.
March 13, 2020 1:46 PM
Today, March 13, 2020, Governor Mike Parson will hold a press conference declaring a state of emergency through an Executive Order in response to COVID-19 in Missouri.
March 13, 2020 12:55 PM
As the instances of COVID-19 increase in the U.S., Pittsburg State University is modifying operations to minimize the impact, effective Monday, March 16.
March 13, 2020 12:15 PM
A Kansas price-gouging law that prohibits profiteering by raising prices on items consumers find necessary because of the COVID-19 virus outbreak is now in effect statewide, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced today.
March 13, 2020 12:06 PM
All shutoffs will temporarily cease through the Missouri American Water company in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 13, 2020 11:51 AM
Due to an overabundance of caution surrounding the Coronavirus, senior centers located in Noel, Neosho, Joplin, Webb City, Carl Junction, Carthage and Lamar will be closing from March 16, 2020 through March 27, 2020.
March 13, 2020 9:58 AM
Kansas health officials identify a presumptive positive case of COVID-19 in Butler County. The patient is a man in his 70s who had traveled outside the U.S.
March 12, 2020 9:48 PM
BAXTER SPRINGS, Kan. - The Baxter Springs, Kansas school district has canceled classes for March 13th, 2020. The school says, because classes were already canceled for the following Monday, it gives them more time to clean the schools. On Facebook,…
March 12, 2020 8:58 PM
Missouri Southern issues response to COVID-19 pandemic Joplin, MO – In order to prioritize the health and safety of the Missouri Southern State University campus, all classes will be moved to a distance learning/online format through the month of April.…
March 12, 2020 8:50 PM
The Frontenac girls and Galena boys were scheduled to play in the semifinals Friday.
March 12, 2020 7:52 PM
We break down the terminology we use when we refer to this pandemic.
March 12, 2020 7:20 PM
It isn't just health officials in Kansas who have their eye on the Coronavirus. The state's educators do as well, and many of them spent part of their Thursday on a…
March 12, 2020 7:17 PM
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly announced Thursday evening at a press conference that the state has had it's first COVID-19 related death.
March 12, 2020 6:34 PM
Dowe Quick speaks to a Jasper County health official about local preparations for COVID-19.
March 12, 2020 6:23 PM
Kansas health officials say they have identified three new cases of the coronavirus, making four cases in the state.
March 12, 2020 5:42 PM
Airlines and travelers are still sorting out the new travel ban that President Donald Trump announced late Wednesday.
March 12, 2020 5:16 PM
Officials suspend all in-person classes and activities for the USD #484 School District in Wilson County, Kansas during the week of March 23-27, 2020.
March 12, 2020 5:08 PM
The suspension applies to all institutional practices and competitions in any MIAA sport.
March 12, 2020 4:36 PM
Missouri officials say the state has a second case of the novel coronavirus.
March 12, 2020 3:24 PM
The NCAA made the announcement Thursday afternoon.