U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin picks up support from Newt Gingrich

U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin has picked up support from former speaker of the house Newt Gingrich. Gingrich appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and said Akin was “The choice of the people of Missouri.” and that he has apologized enough for comments about rape and abortion.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Miles Reynold dropped in a career-best 19 points off the bench as Saint Louis edged North Carolina A&T 57-54 at Chaifetz Arena. Austin McBroom scored 15 points to help the Billikens improve to 3-and-1 on the season. The Billikens will clash with Mississippi State on Friday.