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A political investigation, departing chief of staff and the Brexit vote

A political investigation, departing chief of staff and the Brexit vote

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

December 10, 2018


Filed under Know/inform/care, News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Local Know: Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft (R) launched an investigation into current Missouri Attorney General and U.S. Senator-elect Josh Hawley (R), Dec. 6. Inform: Ashcroft’s investigation comes one month after the left-leaning American Democratic Legal Fund wrote to Ashcroft, N...

EHS-hub local beat

EHS-hub local beat

December 10, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Putting up a fight

Putting up a fight

Audrey Brown, reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Top Stories

Don’t go to the car alone at night. Walk with car keys out. Check the car before getting in. Avoid parties with drinking. And cover up as much skin as possible. Today’s steps in escaping unwanted sexual advances are the same as those for past generations. The difference is that after years of s...

A new commissioner, a resolution for Yemen and suspended tariffs

A new commissioner, a resolution for Yemen and suspended tariffs

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

December 3, 2018


Filed under Know/inform/care, News, Top Stories

Local Know: The Missouri school board rehired Margie Vandeven as the board’s commissioner, Nov. 20. Inform: The school board removed Vandeven from her position as commissioner in December 2017. Former governor Eric Greitens, who resigned in the midst of multiple allegations against him, a...

A local shooting, closed border and genetic modifications

A local shooting, closed border and genetic modifications

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

November 26, 2018


Filed under Know/inform/care, News, Top Stories

Local Know: Thomas Bruce allegedly sexually abused three and murdered one woman at a Catholic Supply store, Nov. 19. Inform: Bruce, 53, allegedly entered the store in Ballwin around 3:19 p.m. He sexually abused three women at gunpoint before killing Jamie Schmidt, a customer at the store. After his rampage, Bruce left the scene, launching a manhunt for the armed gunman on the loose. Police arrested Bruce two days later, charging him wit...

A suspended teacher, stopping Juul sales and an Ebola outbreak

A suspended teacher, stopping Juul sales and an Ebola outbreak

Ethan Fine, Emi Myers, and Journalism Writing & Reporting

November 19, 2018


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Local Know: Poplar Bluff School District suspended a teacher after one of the teacher’s students wore a Ku Klux Klan outfit in class, Nov. 12.   Inform: A student in a 9th grade history class giving a report over the 15th Amendment dressed as a KKK member, Nov. 9. Students often wear costumes...

Election results, a bar shooting and a continuing caravan

Election results, a bar shooting and a continuing caravan

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

November 12, 2018


Filed under Know/inform/care, News, Top Stories

Local Know: Fifty-three percent of eligible voters in Missouri went to the polls, Nov. 6. Inform: Josh Hawley (R) won the Missouri seat up for election in the U.S. Senate, Nov. 6. Hawley, the current Attorney General of Missouri, beat his opponent Claire McCaskill (D) with 51.5 percent of t...

A volleyball victory

A volleyball victory

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

The varsity girls volleyball team won the Class 4 State Championship following a sweep of Lafayette High School, Nov. 3. “It’s a feeling I have been waiting to feel for all of high school,” Regan Inglis, middle hitter, said. “It doesn’t seem real.” Inglis had 11 kills during the championship gam...

Medical marijuana, a Florida shooting and Iran sanctions

Medical marijuana, a Florida shooting and Iran sanctions

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

November 5, 2018


Filed under Know/inform/care, News, Top Stories

Local Know: Missouri has three medical marijuana-related bills on the Tuesday, Nov. 6 ballot. Inform: Missouri Amendment 2, Missouri Amendment 3 and Missouri Proposition C all would legalize medical marijuana in Missouri. Missouri Amendment 2, the Medical Marijuana and Veteran Healthcare Services Initiative, legalizes ...

2018 Election preview

2018 Election preview

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Top Stories

Missouri will hold the Midterm Elections, Tuesday, Nov. 6. Senate  Senator Claire McCaskill (D) will take on Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley (R) in the Missouri Senate race, Tuesday, Nov. 6. McCaskill’s seat is one of the 35 Senate seats up for election in this year’s midterms. ...

A new voting rule, pipe bombs and a president-elect

A new voting rule, pipe bombs and a president-elect

Ethan Fine, editor-in-chief

October 29, 2018


Filed under Know/inform/care, News, Top Stories

Local: Know: Cole County Senior Judge Richard Callahan ruled that Missouri voters will not need to present a photo ID at polls, Oct. 23. Inform: The recent ruling confirmed a previous ruling that Missouri voters who show up to the polls without photo identification will not have to sign off on an affidavit to vote, Oct. 10. The Missouri Supreme Court declined to overturn the ruling, Oct. 19. The former law required that those who attend polls w...