We don’t mean to dampen anyone’s idea of fun, but discharging fireworks is illegal in Jefferson City and dangerous everywhere.
I found the letter in your June 24 issue by Susan Cook, president of the Jefferson Democratic Club of Cole County, to be disingenuous.
Mr. Smith, I am glad to see that you have abandoned your argument that you own your Social Security money.
There now appears to be proof that the federal Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) appears to be yet another vote buying boondoggle foisted on us by the big spenders in D.C.
Missouri consumers and retailers should be aware of major changes that will occur this fall as tens of millions of credit and debit cards will be replaced in a national endeavor to provide more secure transactions.
News Tribune editorial
As Mary R. Russell’s term as Missouri Supreme Court chief justice comes to a close, she deserves recognition not only for her role as the state’s top jurist, but also for her stewardship of the courts.
On Friday, Gov. Nixon vetoed House Bill 42, an education reform bill sponsored by Rep. David Wood, R-Versailles. In the process, he pulled a Lucy.
You may have heard about how the Jefferson City Public School District is going to great lengths to make sure students have access to electronic devices and the Internet as a way of enhancing their learning.
News Tribune editorial
We applaud Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of the “school transfer law.”
As families across the 3rd District prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July with food, fireworks and fun, we should also take the opportunity to reflect on the many rights and freedoms that we enjoy in our great nation.
A state law signed Monday represents a victory for small business, particularly restaurateurs, and for fairness.
We support relegating the Confederate flag to museum displays, as long as we recognize the action is only a step toward a larger — perhaps unobtainable — goal.
Recently a JeffTran fare increase was rejected.
The Cole County Democrats stand united against senseless violence like that at Emmanuel AME Church on June 18 where nine people were murdered while praying, simply because of the color of their skin.
My heart goes out to the families of those who were murdered in Charleston by that young, hate-filled man.