In the history of our diverse country, there have always been differences in viewpoints. That's why our nation's founders came up with the idea of geographic representation, so that such varied viewpoints would be heard.

Extremism isn't so much about ideals, however, as it is about one's willingness to be challenged at all. It exists on both sides of the aisle. It drives campaign fundraising and votes.

Yet, as history proves, it is also a refuge for scoundrels.

Listen to audio link above to hear tales, anecdotes and observations of extremism.


6 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Freshman Cross Country Runner Julia McIntyre from New Haven High School. Julia finished sixth in the state meet in Jefferson City with a time of 20:58.40 at the Oak Hills Golf Course in Jefferson City earlier this month. She helped her team to a 12th place finish. Julia was a straight A student at Franklin County R-2 and she continues to get A's in high school.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

Football players strike. A university president resigns. Suddenly, the University of Missouri is in the eye of a media firestorm. Mizzou has now supplanted Ferguson as the hash tag known round the world.



11 sec ago

The Montgomery County Tournament gets underway this evening with four games...
High School...
Clopton vs. Montgomery County at 5:30
Hermann vs. Moberly at 7:00
Middle School...
New Haven vs. Bowling Green at 5:30
Fulton vs. Wellsville at 7:00

Clayton Round Robin...
St. Clair vs. Principia at 5:00
Normandy vs. Clayton at 6:30