Mid-Missouri News

Trump, Clinton cruise in Northeast primaries


(AP) – Donald Trump says that the Republican nomination contest is “over.” Trump swept all five of Tuesday’s GOP primaries in the Northeast. He immediately turned his focus to his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. “I call her crooked Hillary,” he said in a speech Tuesday in New York following his …

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New learning standards approved for Missouri schools


(Missourinet) The State Board of Education has approved new learning standards for Missouri’s K-12 students.   The changes are for math, English, social studies and science. Missouri currently follows standards based on federal guidelines known as common core, but the Legislature passed a requirement in 2014 to develop new standards. …

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Jefferson City approves bond for printing company


The Jefferson City city council is giving a boost to a local company. The council approved a revenue bond last night for Modern Litho printing company. The bond will allow the company to purchase up to $8 million of printing equipment to expand. They project the growth will help create …

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