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Courtesy of Independence Tourism

Missouri is where the Truman Trail starts and the buck stops. Come with us on a journey through Harry Truman's Missouri. more

Nov 15, 2016 10:47 PM Travel

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Courtesy of The Grisly Hand

Kansas City’s The Grisly Hand refines its roots-rock sound on Hearts & Star. more

Nov 13, 2016 7:26 PM Life

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Harry Katz

Putting the Hell Back in Health

Missouri Musings columnist Ron Marr chews over the meaning of personal health, and tries out a couple of different at-home exercise machines with mixed results. more

Nov 17, 2016 9:08 PM Musings by Ron Marr

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W. Arthur Mehrhoff

A Tip of the Cap to Alexander von Humboldt

Special places like Deutschheim, offer instructive examples of placemaking. They help understand our cultural heritage as well as how to shape healthier, more sustainable futures for the folks who dwell in these special places, now and in the future. more

Nov 10, 2016 1:48 PM The Art of Placemaking by W. Arthur Mehrhoff

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Harry Katz

A creamy spinach dip, shared with us from the kitchen of Kansas City's Eden Alley, is perfect for your next get-together. more

Nov 7, 2016 10:41 PM Recipes

Check out Episode 2 of our TV show on KMOS, where we head to Excelsior Springs to see the Hall of Waters, the Elms Hotel, Fence Stile Winery, Wabash BBQ, and talk with local luminaries Gregg Williams and Cathy Johnson. more

Nov 7, 2016 9:46 AM Travel

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Third Street Social

This summer, Third Street Social opened in historic Arnold Hall, which stands on the same site where Harry Truman declared his candidacy for his first foray into politics: eastern judge of the Jackson County Court. more

Nov 2, 2016 10:40 PM Flavor

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Courtesy of Shaw Nature Reserve

We rounded up some of the state's most impressive trails for hiking and biking in the season of changing leaves and cooling temperatures. Lace up your boots, tune up your bike, and set your GPS for adventure. more

Oct 26, 2016 11:01 PM Travel

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W. Arthur Mehrhoff

The Hipness of the (Four)square Garden

W. Arthur Mehrhoff takes us on an excursion to Deutschheim State Historic Site where he traces to roots of today's local food and gardening trend back to a comparatively ancient German tradition. more

Oct 20, 2016 2:04 PM The Art of Placemaking by W. Arthur Mehrhoff

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Courtesy of Bittersweet Soap and Apothecary

Jill McDowell Lincoln is a fourth-generation soap maker who says her inspiration to begin creating artisan soap was her own constant battle with dry skin. Now she makes over 13,000 bars of soap a year, by herself. more

Nov 2, 2016 9:59 PM Made in MO

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Missouri State Archives

This is the true story of an incident that took place in 1954 and would eventually go on record as the worst riot in the 168-year history of Jefferson City’s Missouri State Penitentiary. more

Oct 11, 2016 12:59 AM

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Sarah Herrera

Two years after starting JHS Pedals, Josh Scott was six months behind in orders. Luckily, Josh had a friend in Kansas City who volunteered to help, so he moved his operation there. more

Oct 26, 2016 9:32 PM Made in MO

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Eddie O'Neill

Matt Sanders is a steak man. Always has been. He also says he’s had a “calling” to work in the restaurant business since he was ten years old. Mix those ingredients together and you have the recipe for Matt’s Steakhouse just east of Rolla. more

Oct 24, 2016 9:36 PM Flavor

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Notley Hawkins

Faith, floods, and chili flow through the town of Lupus. more

Sep 27, 2016 10:00 PM

God Dwells in the Details

W. Arthur Mehrhoff looks to religion for some insight on the delicate balance between urban centers and nature when it comes to placemaking. more

Oct 4, 2016 9:54 PM The Art of Placemaking by W. Arthur Mehrhoff

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Martin Schwartz

Entertainment has evolved over the years, and Rodney Spriggs, president and CEO of Joplin-based Vintage Stock, says his company has evolved right along with it. more

Oct 12, 2016 12:30 AM Life

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Martin W. Schwartz

Four years ago, Karl and Bethanie Schemel started KC Barbecue Tours, a pit-crawl for foodies on a quest to experience some of Kansas City’s best barbecue joints while letting someone else do the driving. more

Oct 10, 2016 1:55 PM

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Al Turner

Mexican Villa has transformed from something of a regional oddity to a bona fide Missouri tradition after sixty-five years in business. more

Oct 6, 2016 10:01 PM

Kansas City duo tackles serious subject matter with random acts of mirth. more

Oct 5, 2016 10:29 PM

Brad Cunningham

Kevin Dingman

The Brad Cunningham Band brings Show-Me work ethic to Lone Star music scene. more

Sep 29, 2016 9:08 PM

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Harry Katz

Santa Fe Pork Tenderloin Sandwich

Turn up the heat with this Southwestern take on a Midwest favorite. more

Sep 26, 2016 12:00 AM Show-Me Flavor

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Courtesy of Fontenot's Po'Boys

Creole Creations

When you step through the door of Fontenot’s, you step into Cajun country. more

Sep 23, 2016 12:00 AM Show-Me Flavor

Van Till Family Winery

Elisha Wells

Winery Retreat

The owners of Van Till Family Winery describe their service as Dutch hospitality, but it’s much more than that. more

Sep 19, 2016 12:00 AM Show-Me Flavor

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