Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday.
The gubernatorial primary elections are coming up next month in Missouri and Saundra McDowell is running against Governor Mike Parson. McDowell stopped in Springfield today to host a meet and greet and answer questions people had about her campaign.
President Donald Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday, the first time the president has been seen in public with the type of facial covering recommended by health officials.
Former special counsel Robert Mueller sharply defended his investigation into ties between Russia and Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, writing in a newspaper opinion piece Saturday that the probe was of “paramount importance” and asserting that a Trump ally, Roger Stone, “remains a convicted felon, and rightly so” despite the president’s decision to commute his prison sentence.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) and the Missouri National Guard partnered with local public health agencies to host free drive-through community testing events from June 26-30 in McDonald, Jasper, Newton and Barry counties.
Tropical Storm Fay has weakened into a tropical depression early Saturday morning. The National Hurricane Center says the depression has maximum sustained winds of 35 mph as it moves over the state of New York.
Both at Drury University and Missouri State University have released statements to their students saying they do not support this change and say they will do whatever they can to ensure students can attend school here in Springfield this fall.