_5-22 Tornado Damage
News release issued by Missouri National Guard’s Public Affairs Office JOPLIN, Mo. –It may be hard to imagine how much debris has been removed from areas devastated in and around Joplin or Duquesne, but the Missouri National Guard Task Force Phoenix – tasked with supervising the clean-up... 
Young scholars get some hands-on experience at Pittsburg State University.  The eighth graders are learning the ins-and-outs of GPS tracking and getting the upper-hand on the technology world. It was just one of today’s activities. 34 eighth graders from urban Kansas City took part in the three-day... 
Hometown Bank Robbery
Updated July 14, 2011 at 3:05 PM CST:  The Joplin Police Department has released surveillance photos of the suspect in Wednesday’s bank robbery at Hometown Bank on East 32nd Street in Joplin. One of the photos released is of the backside of the suspect before the robbery took place.  Two photos... 
_May 22 Tornado Rescue Damage
News release issued by United Way JOPLIN, MO – On Friday, July 15, 2011, at 10:30am representatives from Pfizer Inc., accompanied by more than 100 Pfizer volunteers, will present a $50,000 check to Heart of Missouri United Way for the Joplin Tornado Relief Fund and participate in cleanup activities... 
_5-22 Tornado Hope - Joplin - High School
News release issued by Joplin Schools Jostens has announced a replacement program for Joplin High School diplomas lost in the May 22 tornado. Anyone who lost his or her Joplin High School diploma in the May 22 tornado needs to contact Joplin Schools by e-mailing and include... 
Steve Slivka
After a little more than four years KOAM and Fox 14 said goodbye to Steve Slivka on Thursday July 14. Steve is leaving us to go back to an area he knows very well, his hometown of Toledo, Ohio.  He’ll be working for the ABC affiliate there, a station where he interned previously. On Steve’s... 
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