With spring in the air and temperatures warming up, farmers throughout Missouri will be busy planting crops & moving livestock, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol is reminding all motorists to share the roadways and watch for farm-machinery traffic.
Just weeks after winning a key regulatory approval, one the nation’s largest wind energy projects is facing a new obstacle from Missouri legislation that could prevent the proposed high-voltage power line from being strung across the property of uncooperative landowners.
In response to flooding and the state of emergency declared by Gov. Mike Parson over the weekend, MoDOT will allow heavier-than-normal truckloads of rock, sand and gravel to travel on Missouri highways.
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said Friday that recent flooding in the state has caused an estimated $1.6 billion in damage, pushing the total costs from the devastating Midwest flooding to at least $3 billion.