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With the influx of contractors and construction crews coming to Joplin officials are renewing their warnings about the potential for fraud. A civil fraud lawsuit filed in Oklahoma names a company that is now licensed to do business in Joplin and Tulsa attorney Steve Capron says residents need to be... 
Food Vendors in Pittsburg
The Marrone’s Food Trade Show today at Pittsburg High School gave food suppliers a chance to talk to customers. Customers in attendance included jails, nursing homes, schools and mom and pop shops. The trade show also gave customers a chance to sample different food and get information on them. “Because... 
The Joplin tornado meant extra hours worked for county employees, and at least one group of deputies haven’t gotten paid. Officers from 400 agencies helped with search and rescue and law enforcement after the May 22 tornado. The sheriff says deputies typically don’t get overtime pay but... 
Reported July 12, 2011 at 4:40 PM CST by Lisa Olliges:  A sheriff’s lawsuit against Jasper County officials draws a warning against talking to the press. The commission’s legal counsel at today’s commission meeting said it’s important to let the courts decide. Yesterday Sheriff... 
County Clerk
The Jasper County clerk wants to remind Joplin citizens to go the Northpark Mall to vote.  The mall will be the sole polling place in the upcoming election on August 2. Only one item is on the ballot the storm water sewer tax renewal issue. Six polling places were destroyed by the tornado so county... 
Carterville, Missouri is asking residents to conserve water. That means no outdoor watering of any kind. Officials ask residents to conserve water until further notice — or significant rainfall.  Read More →
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