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Delta Dental of Missouri launches online Dental Care Resource Guide to help local Missourians in need

    To help address unmet oral health needs of children and adults, Delta Dental of Missouri, the state’s dental benefits leader and a non-profit organization, recently launched the first edition of its Dental Care Resource Guide.

Missouri DHSS launches new online reporting system for adult abuse, neglect

    The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has integrated a new online reporting system for mandated reporters to ensure all concerns of abuse, neglect and financial exploitation of the elderly and adults with disabilities are reported quickly.

MDC encourages birders to help with Audubon Christmas Bird Count

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages experienced birders to become citizen scientists by helping with the National Audubon Society’s 120th Annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC) between Dec. 14 and Jan. 5 – including about 20 counts in Missouri.

Missouri S&T professor elected Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Dr. Yihong Qi, adjunct professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, the NAI announced Tuesday, Dec. 3.

Those ducks had to come from somewhere else

By Larry Dablemont
    Bolt and I loaded up the boat and headed for Truman Lake the day before Thanksgiving. Bolt is my big brown Labrador, the third or fourth greatest duck dog in the world. I call him that; so, all the other Lab owners who think their dog is the “best one in the world” have no reason to argue with me.