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Michele Skalicky has worked at KSMU since the station occupied the old white house at National and Grand. She enjoys working on both the announcing side and in news and has been the recipient of statewide and national awards for news reporting. Michele enjoys hiking, camping, taking an active role in her two girls’ activities and caring for her family’s two guinea pigs, two cats, two dogs and five fish.
The Springfield School Board will interview three prospective executive search firms during a special meeting this afternoon.
Chances are, if you’ve been outside in the last few days, you’ve had to wipe a spider web or two off your face. You may have even seen spider webs flying through the air. KSMU’s Michele Skalicky talks to an entomologist to find out what’s happening.
A theatre in West Plains that’s more than six decades old has been home to live performances for the last 20 years. And it’s in need of repairs. The Friends of the Avenue Theatre will host a fundraiser tomorrow night (10/12) to raise money. KSMU’s Michele Skalicky has more.
Author Sue Cowing is visiting southwest Missouri from Hawaii this week. And area school children are getting the chance to meet her and are hopefully being inspired to write.
According to Ozarks folklore, seeds in a native Ozark fruit can predict what kind of winter we’ll have. A horticulture specialist with the University of Missouri Extension decided to collect the fruit to see what he could find out about our weather in the next few months. KSMU’s Michele Skalicky has more.
A Springfield man was among four soldiers who died two days ago in Afghanistan.
If you go outside this evening away from city lights and look up, you just might see a shooting star. The Draconid meteor shower will peak just after nightfall. It’s one of two meteor showers this month. KSMU’s Michele Skalicky has more.
Connie, known to the public as Pinky, lived at the zoo for nearly 32 years.