Author: Shawn Kober

Missouri Senate Approves Measure that Allows Investment in Energy Infrastructure

JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Senate approved a measure today that will reform the state’s century-old regulatory environment by capping rates and allowing for grid modernization. Senate Bill 564 will not only help make significant improvement to Missouri’s regulatory environment, it will also enable our infrastructure to be modernized under the current Public Service Commission (PSC) framework. Senate Leader, Ron Richard, R-Joplin, said updating the grid will promote job creation and economic growth, and it will help keep and attract new businesses. “Low electricity prices means Missouri businesses, including manufactures, can operate at a lower cost,” said Richard. “Future...

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MDC staff reopens River’s Edge Trail at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area

SPANISH LAKE, Mo. — After extensive work, Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) staff has reopened the River’s Edge Trail at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area in Spanish Lake.  MDC work crews completed restoration efforts on the trail last week and it is now accessible for hiking again. “The trail was completely covered with debris, sand, and litter after the Missouri River breached our levee during the flood last spring,” said MDC Wildlife Biologist Jessi Tapp.  The trail had been shut down since that time. Tapp explained that the silt and debris was so extensive the project required use of a bull...

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Bitconnect one of the biggest Scams in Crypto Currency History

A group of investors in the USA have filed a lawsuit in a federal court in West Palm Beach, Florida alleging that the cryptocurrency exchange platform was “wide-reaching Ponzi scheme”, according to Bloomberg reports. These investors are now seeking millions in potential damages. BitConnect invited investors to exchange their bitcoins for “BitConnect Coins”, its own cryptocurrency. As per BitConnect’s official website, “BitConnect Coin is an open source, peer-to-peer, community driven decentralized cryptocurrency that allow people to store and invest their wealth in a non-government controlled currency, and even earn a substantial interest on investment.” The promoters of the site...

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