Author: Shawn Kober

AG Hawley Files Brief Challenging California Agriculture Regulations

Jefferson City, Mo. – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, along with 10 other state attorneys general, filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court of the United States challenging the state of California’s persistent disregard for federal law. The brief alleges that California continues to pass onerous regulations on agriculture and energy production that routinely flout the limits that federal law puts on the state’s regulatory reach. As a result, agriculture producers nationwide face more and more closed markets and consumers nationwide suffer increasingly inflated prices. Without the Court’s intervention, other States who have begun following California’s lead and...

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Record setting 3,132 student archers competed at MoNASP state tournament

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The tenth annual Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program (MoNASP) state tournament held March 23-24 in Branson drew 3,132 student archers in grades 4-12 from a record setting 140 schools across the state. Winning teams and individuals, along with other teams and individuals who had qualifying scores, will go on to compete in the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) tournament in Louisville, Ky., on May 10-12. MDC’s Education Outreach Coordinator Eric Edwards, who coordinates MoNASP, said this year’s tournament was the largest one ever. “To put the size of the state tournament...

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AG Hawley Announces Annual Statistics of Missouri One Call Enforcement

Jefferson City, Mo.  – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced the 2017 results of enforcement of the Missouri Underground Facility Safety and Damage Prevention Act, also known as the Missouri One Call Law. This law requires excavators to call a notification center, Missouri One Call System, Inc., before commencing a dig in the state. The law also requires owners of underground pipelines and infrastructure in the excavation area to mark their facilities within two working days. The Attorney General’s Office is tasked with enforcing this law, which protects the general public, workers’ safety, and the state’s buried infrastructure....

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Pep Rally for National Champion Jennies Basketball to be Held Monday

The Central Missouri Jennies won the 2018 NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship, and we’re moving the party from Sioux Falls to Warrensburg! To honor the National Champion Jennies, UCM Athletics is hosting a pep rally Monday, March 26 at 5 p.m. in the UCM Multipurpose Building and all are welcome to attend. Fans will have a chance to receive a Jennies Basketball National Champions poster that they can have signed by the players and coaches. Fans who are unable to attend the pep rally celebration can watch it through a free webcast from the UCM Media Network....

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