Recently Enacted Senate Bill 5 Faces Legal Challenge

Clayton, MO (KTRS)  A dozen north county communities are taking legal action against a law aimed at limiting the amount of revenue that a municipality can collect for traffic fines. The plaintiffs that filed the suit on Thursday are Normandy, Cool Valley, Velda Village Hills, Glen Echo Park, Bel-Ridge, Bel-Nor, Pagedale, Moline Acres, Uplands Park,…

Missouri State students plan protests if racial concerns aren’t addressed

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) – A group of students at Missouri State University say they’ll protest if the university doesn’t address several concerns, including instituting a zero-tolerance policy for hate crimes. The Springfield News-Leader reports the students also have several other demands, including personnel changes, naming rights for the planned Diversity Center and an audit of…