March 7, 2007 02:35 PM
This evening at 6:30 in Springfield, parents will have a chance to hear from a veteran detective who is an expert in protecting children from online sexual predators. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports.
March 7, 2007 06:30 AM
The Missouri Department of Transportation says improvements it's made recently as well as others that are planned will help save motorists money on fuel costs. Michele Skalicky reports.
March 6, 2007 03:49 PM
Dr. Bill Hettler discusses the wellness concept, how employers can help their employees and how individuals can improve their own wellness.
March 6, 2007 01:50 PM
With revitalization projects like the Jordan Valley area downtown, some say Springfield has proven its commitment to sustainable projects.
One local university is hosting a sustainability conference which began today to explore ways old buildings can be reused.
KSMU's Christy Hendricks reports how sustainability projects can revive rundown community areas.
March 5, 2007 11:45 PM
Leaders in both the Missouri House and Senate announced early in the legislative session that helping the St Louis public schools would be a top priority this session. As KSMU's Missy Shelton reports, some lawmakers say they're being pressured to support a tax credit program for failing school districts that they find objectionable.
March 5, 2007 11:48 AM
Oler workers (those 55 and up) contribute a lot to workplaces across the country. That's why one older worker from each state is honored each year with an award from the Department of health and Senior Services. KSMU's Michele Skalicky has more.
March 5, 2007 10:12 AM
The Missouri Board of Education recently recommended replacing the Missouri Assessment Program tests, known as MAP tests, with statewide exit exams, KSMU's Jana Greer Reports.
March 5, 2007 08:45 AM
While it may seem like the city of Springfield is still recovering from January's ice storm, Mother Nature proved last week she doesn't follow a timetable.
So, to see what local authorities are doing to prepare for tornado season, KSMU's Matt Petcoff visited the Springfield branch of the National Weather Service...
March 5, 2007 08:41 AM
Cindy Stephens discusses changes in the naturalization exam with Ramona George, director of Adult Education and Literacy at Ozarks Technical Ccommunity College.
March 2, 2007 06:30 AM
Efforts are being made in Southwest Missouri to educate people about the importance of having their pets spayed and neutered. KSMU's Michele Skalicky reports.
March 2, 2007 05:30 AM
Severe storms moved through Southern Missouri Thursday morning, spawning a tornado that left a seven-year-old girl dead. Michele Skalicky reports.
March 1, 2007 03:43 PM
The President of Ethiopia, Girma Wolde-Giorgis will visit Springfield March 8th through the 11th. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports.
February 28, 2007 11:00 PM
Here is the latest news from the 5th grade class at Rountree Elementary School in Springfield.
February 28, 2007 04:33 PM
KSMU is bringing you a month-long series called Diversity Dialogues as part of Black History Month. To conclude this series, KSMU's Emily Nash shows us how people are embracing diversity in the Ozarks.
February 28, 2007 04:04 PM
Tuesday afternoon, the Jordan Valley Park TIF Commission heard presentations on the four proposals for developing the land between the Springfield Expo Center and the Jordan Valley Car Park. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports. (KSMU's Emily Nash contributed to this report.)
February 27, 2007 01:06 PM
The Southwest Education and Techology Conference and Tech Expo will be held all day March 7 in Plaster Student Union. Coordinators David Caravella and Debbie Nelson discuss the Expo.
February 27, 2007 04:53 AM
This evening at 7, you'll have the chance to listen to a presentation from a nationally recognized expert in child development. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports.
February 26, 2007 02:24 PM
Kay Murnan discusses violence in the workplace with Grant Story from the Springfield Police Department.
February 26, 2007 09:00 AM
The man on the other side of the phone claiming to be an I-R-S agent may be a fraud.
KSMU's Matt Petcoff tells us why consumers need to watch out for thieves looking to exploit consumers during tax time...
February 23, 2007 05:24 AM
The Springfield-Greene County Health Department has resumed its regular pollen count. KSMU's Missy Shelton has an inside look at how the department does the pollen count.
February 22, 2007 03:38 PM
MODOT Director Pete Rahn was in Springfield today. KSMU's Missy Shelton files this report. (KSMU's Emily Nash contributed to this story.)
February 21, 2007 02:02 PM
KSMU is bringing you a month-long series called Diversity Dialogues as part of Black History Month. This week, we examine diversity policies, like affirmative action. KSMU's Emily Nash reports on different kinds of diversity policies in the Ozarks.
February 21, 2007 01:37 PM
Film festivals around the world showcase the works of independent filmmakers. Springfield will play host to the 2nd Annual Show-Me Missouri International Film that begins tomorrow.
KSMU's Christy Hendricks tells us about the diverse range of films planned for the festival.
February 20, 2007 03:12 PM
The American Heart Association's new guidelines are focusing more on women's heart health and not just men's.
KSMU's Matt Petcoff explains what women are now being urged to do and why some say you need to be careful doing it...
February 20, 2007 01:08 PM
Dr. Berry Brazelton discusses the Touchpoints concept of child development.