Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says teachers in his state should be able to focus on teaching.
Winners and referendum decisions in each race are signified by bold face type.
West Central Illinois Election Results:
2012 has been a pretty good year for transportation improvements in northeast Missouri. A special panel is working to make sure that can continue.
The ballot for the August 7 primary election in Missouri is rather top heavy as there are plenty of contested races for federal and statewide office: U.S. Senator, Governor, Lt. Governor.
Most of the local races are uncontested, though, with the exception of two in Clark County.
Incumbent Roger Sedore (D) is being challenged for his seat as Western District Commissioner by Paul Brotherton (D) and Ed Knupp (D).
Larry Saxton (R) and Henry Dienst (R) will square off in the primary for the opportunity to face Eastern District Commissioner Jerry Neyens (D) in November.
One northeast Missouri school district will have a little more money to spend during the upcoming school year.
The Clark County R-1 School Board has signed off on the district’s $9.1-million budget.
Superintendent Ritchie Kracht says the spending plan is balanced… with revenues slightly exceeding expenses.
He says annexing the Revere C-3 School District into Clark County has meant a $200,000 boost in assessed valuation as well as additional state aid.