Julie Greene / KSMU

Decades in the Making: Frisco Lane Parking for C-Street Merchants

The president of Springfield’s Commercial Club is excited for how parking space development along Frisco Lane will impact north side merchants and their customers. Mary Collette says attempts to acquire 67,000 square feet of open space and alleyway north of the buildings Commercial Street were a long time coming. “We call it overnight success after 25 years. Our first letter was written in 1992,” she says. Earlier this week, Springfield City Council approved a bill that allows for parking...

Read More

Missouri Legislature

The latest news from Jefferson City

Latest from NPR

Events Surrounding White Nationalist Rally In Virginia Turn Fatal

Updated Aug. 12 at 10:04 p.m. ET Three people died and about 35 were injured in a day of violence that began with clashes at a white nationalist rally on Saturday in Charlottesville, Va., Gov. Terry McAuliffe said. One of those killed was a 32-year-old female pedestrian who was hit by a car that plowed into marchers, authorities said. The driver of the car, James Alex Fields is being held on charges including second degree murder. Police say he's from Ohio. A short time after the violence...

Read More

SMS and You News Update 07/03/01

Jul 2, 2001

In the first of a 2 part interview, Don Hendricks talks with Distinguished Professor of History Jim Giglio, about his new book: MUSIAL, FROM STASH TO STAN THE MAN It's Giglio's biography of baseball great Stan Musial

Civic Participation

SMS and You News Update 06/26/01

Jun 25, 2001

SMSU,Drury University and others, have joined forces to study water quality problems in the Ozarks. On this edition of SMS and You, James River BAsin Partnership Director Diana Sheridan talks about the effort.

Safe Use of Pesticides

SMS and You News Update 06/19/01

Jun 18, 2001

The Southwest Missouri Health Education Center is hosting an Algebra Academy for high school seniors, and on this edition of SMS AND YOU, Tim Weyers talks about the academy and the role it plays in the centers mission.

Government Workers

SMS and You News Update 06/12/01

Jun 11, 2001

On this edition of SMS AND YOU, Don Hendricks talks with Stephanie Orman, Associate Director of the Center For Dispute Resolution.

Recreation Opportunities in Springfield

SMS and You News Update 06/05/01

Jun 4, 2001

Steve Robinette is the Director of Acedemic Outreach at SMSU, and on this edition of SMS and You, Robinette talks about his recent visit to Dalian China where SMS has established a branch campus at Liaoning Teachers University.

rountree News Update 06/01/01

May 31, 2001

This is the latest news update from the Rountree School.

Pages

Calling all artists and designers!

Show us what you've got! You could have YOUR original design featured on KSMU's new pint glass this fall.

Resettling

Congolese refugees in the Ozarks

Tell us How Ozarks Public Radio is Part of Your Life!