As the League of Women Voters continues to l00k at the 2013 Community Focus Report, Randy Hoops talks with Bernie McCarthy, professor of criminology at Missouri State University, about public safety in Springfield.
The latest push to address the dramatic spike in propane prices comes from a bipartisan group of lawmakers, including Missouri’s two U.S. senators, urging President Obama to act. KSMU's Scott Harvey has more.
In this segment of Around the World, Here at Home, we hear from a father who packed up his family in 1998 and brought them to American in hopes of a better life. They live in the rural Ozarks with a large, Russian-speaking community.
Springfield has recently been named the fourth most "Bible-minded" city in America. In part two of our series, KSMU's Samantha Nichols reports on how this characteristic has had an impact on education in the city.
Springfield has recently been named the fourth most “bible-minded” city in America. In the first of a two part series, KSMU’s Samantha Nichols reports on how the study, sponsored by the American Bible Society, has generated a mixed reaction in the community.