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Animal shelter, vet sever ties

Veterinarian: Use of gas chamber at heart of dispute

The Jefferson City Animal Shelter veterinarian resigned from her position June 14 and was released early from her month’s notice Thursday.

Perspective: Humane society responds to congressman

Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer is right that the IRS should not target any charitable organization solely on the basis of its ideology.

Your Opinion: Pet dies in shelter gas chamber

Recently there has been concern with policy and procedure at local animal shelters.

Your Opinion: Story on physician called ‘hatchet job’

We are extremely disappointed in the News Tribune for performing a hatchet job on a fine man and esteemed physician, Dr. Randy Meyer, on the front page of your Dec. 27 edition.

Suspension upheld for manager of animal shelter

Jefferson City’s police personnel board this week upheld Chief Roger Schroeder’s one-day suspension of Karen Jennings, manager of the Jefferson City Animal Shelter.