Missouri

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June 21, 2019 - 1:56 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A bill dubbed the “Jedi Disposal Act” could soon make Missouri the first state to allow outdoor cremations. The bill would allow licensed funeral directors to organize outdoor cremations at licensed crematoriums or private sites that have permits, The Kansas City Star...
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(Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management via AP)
March 19, 2019 - 6:12 pm
By DAVID PITT Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Farmer Jeff Jorgenson looks out over 750 acres of cropland submerged beneath the swollen Missouri River, and he knows he probably won't plant this year. But that's not his biggest worry. He and other farmers have worked until midnight for days...
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