Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is canceling a trip to Cuba following the death of state Auditor Tom Schweich.
The Missouri auditor's office is carrying on its business after the death of Auditor Tom Schweich (shwyk).
About 15 minutes after Auditor Tom Schweich’s office announced his death early Thursday afternoon, Gov. Jay Nixon, Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder, lawmakers from both parties and both houses, Capitol staff and some lobbyists gathered in the House chamber for a brief prayer service.
State Auditor Tom Schweich’s death Thursday means Gov. Jay Nixon soon will be naming a new auditor.
The death of state Auditor Tom Schweich produced a flurry of statements about the Missouri public official on Twitter and government websites:
Kehoe resolution would send message to California, HSUS
State Sen. Mike Kehoe wants to send a message to the state of California and the Humane Society of the United States: Missourians don’t like your new regulations.
An eastern Missouri judge on Thursday reduced the bond for four people accused of staging a kidnapping of a 6-year-old boy in hopes of teaching the child about potential dangers.
Former U.S. Rep. Todd Akin is putting an end to the rumors: He will not make another run for the U.S. Senate in 2016.
A Missouri lawmaker has criticized a suburban Kansas City school district after a student with Asperger’s syndrome was beaten so severely he was hospitalized.
The Missouri Institute of Natural Science will be able to double its size after receiving an anonymous local donation.
Residents in a large swath of southwest Missouri should be less confused about what is happening when a severe storm siren sounds this year, thanks to a new protocol unveiled by a group of weather, emergency management and broadcasting officials.
Kansas City police say the body found last week in a city-owned well has been identified as a 27-year-old woman, though the cause of her death hasn't been released.
More schools in the St. Louis area are introducing the game of chess to their students.
A southeast Missouri man has been found not guilty in the shooting death of his son-in-law.
A group of St. Louis police officers is asking a court to keep records of the 2006 World Series ticket scandal private.
Northwestern Missouri authorities have charged a 27-year-old man with murder in the shooting death of his wife.
The University of Missouri-Kansas has set a new faculty and staff fundraising goal after surpassing the old one.
Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, who had recently launched a Republican campaign for governor, fatally shot himself Thursday in what police described as an "apparent suicide," minutes after inviting reporters to his suburban St. Louis home for an interview.
Certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) lobbied Wednesday at the state Capitol against bills that would continue prohibiting their ability to administer certain forms of medication for pain management.
Missouri's only abortion clinic would be subject to an annual inspection by the state's health department under a bill advanced Wednesday by Missouri's Republican-led House.