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Join Joe Jacobs at Grand Lake Casino on Sunday, July 5th, from 12-2p!! He'll be giving away ticket to see KENNY CHESNEY. Get registered now at  Grand Lake Casino!!

KIX CREW at Buffalo Run!
Join the KIX CREW at Buffalo Run Casino on July 9th from 4-6! They are going to be getting you excited for the 4th ANNUAL KIX LISTENER APPRECIATION CONCERT feat. LOVE AND THEFT w/ Special Guest Mark Chapman Band!

Listen to Win Tickets to these Shows at Buffalo Run!
KIX Listener Appreciation Concert w/ Love and Theft - July 9

John Conlee - July 10

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A court petition to force approval of an appointment to the Joplin School Board has failed. Jasper County Judge Joe Hensley ruled today (6/22/15) that he couldn't reverse the Joplin School Board's mistake made at their May 26th meeting when they t
Two people are dead after a semi went through an accident scene on the Will Rogers Turnpike near the Missouri state line and hit them as they were standing outside their vehicle checking on the damage.  The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the crash happ
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is offering free meals to low income children at hundreds of locations across the state.  Health and Senior Services spokesman Ryan Hobart tells News Talk KZRG about the program. "It's a
A Carthage family is mourning the death of their 23-month-old son.  Isaiah Wiggin died Wednesday (7/1) shortly after he was brought to Mercy McCune Brooks Hospital. Carthage Police Chief Greg Dagnan tells News Talk KZRG the child's death was a tr
For the first time since 2004, Joplin will host a professional boxing card.  The Four States Franchise will headline a seven fight card Saturday, August 1st at Jolin's Memorial Hall.  Promoter Tony Holden tells News Talk KZRG why he wants to
Casino gaming is coming to Pittsburg.  The Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission Thursday (7/2) approved a contract for Kansas Crossing to build a $70 million casino and hotel at the northwest corner of Highways 69 and 400. Pittsburg City Manager Daron
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he's considering proposing a new religious objections law for Kansas following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision legalizing gay marriage across the nation. Brownback on Thursday (7/2) also defended the state'
Newly released data shows Missouri revenues are on the rise, which could jumpstart finances for the new budget year. State budget director Linda Luebbering announced revenues increased 8.8 percent in the fiscal year that ended this week. That's c
The St. Louis Cardinals say they have fired scouting director Chris Correa. The Cardinals declined to say why, but the team is the subject of an FBI investigation into the hacking of the Houston Astros player personnel database. The Cardinals are also in
Mercy Hospital Joplin has been recertified to a Level Two Trauma Center. They lost their certification on May 22, 2011. Since the rebuilding of the hospital, Mercy has proven to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services that they have the late
Crawford County law enforcement is accusing a teacher of child abuse.  37-year-old Lea Ann Franklin of Arma is accused of inflicting cruel and inhumane corporal punishment upon a child under 18.  Crawford County Sheriff Dan Peak tells News Talk
The Oklahoma Employment Security Commission reports the unemployment rate rose in 75 of Oklahoma's 77 counties in May.  Unemployment rose half a percentage point in both Ottawa and Delaware Counties.  The May rate for Ottawa County is 5.1 pe