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KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 7-12

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SAFEST CITIES

  • Carl Junction earns bragging rights as one of the safest cities in Missouri.  Carl Junction ranked third on the list from Safewise.com.  It used 2016 FBI violence crime data to create a top 20 list.  Carl Junction's crime is primarily property based.  The police chief says safety gets a boost from a good relationship with the school district where officers are located.

PENCE IN K.C.

  • Vice President Mike Pence was in Kansas City yesterday as part of a trip to fundraiser for conservative legislators throughout the Midwest.  On Wednesday he helped Kansas Republican congressman Kevin Yoder, who faces a tough re-election fight in the state's third district.  Pence's visit centered around promoting President Trump's tax plan.

REUNITING IMMIGRANTS

  • The Trump administration says by this morning it expects all children under the age of five who are eligible will be reunited with immigrant parents in the U.S.  Government attorneys told a U.S. district judge in San Diego they need more time to track down parents who have already been deported.  The deadline for reuniting parents with the roughly 2,000 older children remaining is later this month.

SCHNATTER RESIGNS

  • The man who founded and was the public face of Papa Johns pizza, John Schnatter has resigned from his role as chairman of the board.  Schnatter reportedly used a racial slur during a conference call in May.  He has apologized.
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  • Smoke Test of Joplin Sewer Pipes Detects Inflow of Rainwater Causes

    Smoke Test of Joplin Sewer Pipes Detects Inflow of Rainwater Causes

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:02:47 GMT

      A smoke test  was conducted on a three miles section of the  city’s sanitary sewer system will indicate defects allowing rainwater into treatment plant. 

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      A smoke test  was conducted on a three miles section of the  city’s sanitary sewer system will indicate defects allowing rainwater into treatment plant. 

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  • Anderson Announces Three Signees for PSU Men's Basketball

    Anderson Announces Three Signees for PSU Men's Basketball

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:56:58 GMT

    The 2018-2019 Pit State signing class is now up to seven players, including three high school players and four transfers. 

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    The 2018-2019 Pit State signing class is now up to seven players, including three high school players and four transfers. 

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  • MSSU: Newest Addition is Growing Exponentially

    MSSU: Newest Addition is Growing Exponentially

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:57:29 GMT
    MSSU Nixon HallMSSU Nixon Hall

    Missouri Southern officials say Nixon Hall is beginning to take shape. Since the groundbreaking in late November 2017, crews from Crossland Construction have completed most of the three-story building's skeleton. The foundation work is complete, the concrete wall panels have been poured and floor panels are currently going down on all three levels. With most of the concrete work done, the main focus now is on finishing the retaining walls, backfilling the disturbed soil and clos...

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    Missouri Southern officials say Nixon Hall is beginning to take shape. Since the groundbreaking in late November 2017, crews from Crossland Construction have completed most of the three-story building's skeleton. The foundation work is complete, the concrete wall panels have been poured and floor panels are currently going down on all three levels. With most of the concrete work done, the main focus now is on finishing the retaining walls, backfilling the disturbed soil and clos...

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