- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)45
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)6
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)37
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Man accused of pointing BB gun at Chaffee resident (04/26/16)2
State Auditor Claire McCaskill
Age: 48. BORN JULY 24, 1953.
Hometown: HOUSTON, MO.
Political career: ELECTED STATE AUDITOR, 1998; ELECTED JACKSON COUNTY PROSECUTOR, 1992; ELECTED TO MISSOURI HOUSE, 1982.
Education: BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND LAW DEGREE, BOTH FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT COLUMBIA.
FAMILY: SON, AUSTIN, 14; DAUGHTERS MADDIE, 12, AND LILY, 10.