MoDOT is Looking For Road Work Suggestions

The first of four Missouri Department of Transportation public planning sessions will be held tomorrow in Columbia. The rest of the meetings will be in cape Girardeau, St. Charles and St. Louis. The session is the first piece of MoDOT’s new statewide community engagement effort called On the Move. The effort will solicit suggestions about future transportation plans in the state. MoDOT spokesperson Judy Wagner says she will be giving the same presentation to the Franklin County Transportation Committee. Wagner says for more information and to submit road work suggestions go to missourionthemove.org. or by calling 1-888-ASK-MODOT.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 5 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 days ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

6 sec ago

Madison Bumgarner couldn't be touched as the Giants defeated the Pirates 8-0 in the National League Wild Card Game at PNC Park. Bumgarner tossed a complete-game, four-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts to send San Francisco to the NLDS against the Nationals starting on Friday in Washington, D.C. Brandon Crawford's grand slam off Edinson Volquez in the fourth inning was all the offense the Giants would need.