Boat Safely this Summer

National Safe Boating Week is May 17-23, but the Highway Patrol urges boaters to apply the week's safety messages all summer. Read more...

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34 New Troopers Join Highway Patrol

On June 27, the Missouri State Highway Patrol commissioned its 98th recruit class. The 34 new troopers had what it takes to make it through the challenges of the 25 week training porgram.
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Be Ready For Tornadoes and Flash Flooding

Missouri StormAware videos show you how to prepare for and respond to tornadoes and severe weather, and sign up for weather alerts. View the website...

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First Responders Can Administer Heroin Overdose Antidote

Gov. Jay Nixon has signed legislation that allows Missouri first responders to administer an effective antidote to heroin overdoses.

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