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Author Bios

  • November 20, 2013 02:26 PM

    The Community Partnership of the Ozarks’ fifth annual HOPE Connection kicked off Wednesday morning, where volunteers from Springfield businesses helped provide immediate care to the homeless population. Citizens received services like healthcare, haircuts, legal advice and basic needs.  KSMU’s Anna Thomas met with some attendees.

  • November 17, 2013 06:31 PM

    The Race and Faith Collaborative kicked off a year-long project on Saturday to improve race relations and diversity in the Springfield area. KSMU’s Anna Thomas has more. 

  • November 15, 2013 12:10 PM

    A World War II veteran and Navajo code talker shared his story Thursday at Missouri State University. Samuel T. Holiday was not allowed to offer details of his mission until nearly 30 years after the war. Now, he travels around the nation, doing exactly that, as KSMU’s Anna Thomas explains.

  • November 8, 2013 03:46 PM

    Hermann Rorschach invented the ink blot test in 1921.  Now, it is the second most widely used personality assessment. Friday marked what would have been Rorschach’s 129th birthday. KSMU’s Anna Thomas uncovers how his discovery has shaped the field of psychology.

  • November 6, 2013 01:13 PM

    Missouri State University’s Pride Band will be playing a special note on Friday in honor of Veterans. Their annual TAPS Project is a part of many activities this week. KSMU’s Anna Thomas has more.

  • November 1, 2013 02:42 PM

    This Sunday is the end of Daylight Saving Time, and all clocks will fall back an hour. KSMU’s Anna Thomas hit the streets to get Springfield’s opinion of this yearly event.

  • October 30, 2013 02:10 PM

    A Special Election for Greene County is just around the corner, with the ballot asking one question: a yes or no to implementing a use tax in the county. KSMU’s Anna Thomas explores what the tax is and what it could mean for the area.

  • October 27, 2013 11:00 AM

    Bow hunters are busy these days, and beginning November 16th, those who find firearms more to their liking will be in the woods looking for white-tailed deer. But a disease affecting the deer population has also taken the field. KSMU’s Anna Thomas looks into the precautions and procedures hunters need to take to prevent the spread.

  • October 24, 2013 06:30 AM

    The Solo Cup Facility in Springfield now has two tenants occupying a portion of the 1.35 million square foot complex. But with the building still partially empty, and the planned closing of Regal Beloit, KSMU’s Anna Thomas explores what large commercial real estate means for the area.

  • October 18, 2013 02:01 PM

    Springfield Public Schools has invested $2.5 million in a larger facility for the Transportation Department. As KSMU’s Anna Thomas reports, the new complex is intended to offer more efficient operations and serve future needs.