| Mar 19, 2012
| 1:33 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo - When it rains it floods. If you aren't protected with insurance that can leave you with a big headache. Flood damage is not cheap. In fact, FEMA estimates that just two inches of water inside your home can cost nearly $21,000 in damages....
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:40 AM
Paying attention to long-term ownership costs when shopping for a new car or truck can pay off in the long run.
By Jim Gorzelany
As new cars continue to sell at a record pace, many browsers are turning into shoppers and shoppers into...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:57 AM
BRANSON, Mo. -- Since 1990, deaths from breast cancer in our country have dropped 30 percent, largely because of early detection through mammograms. A problem still exists for many people in the Ozarks, however: getting to the hospital to get that scan...
| Dec 4, 2011
Teen drivers face a four times greater risk for accidents than older adults, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Chalk it up to a number of factors, among them inexperience dealing with emergency situations, distracted driving and the...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:58 AM
TACOMA, Wash. - The most important car in Tacoma's spanking new LeMay-America's Car Museum isn't the 1930 Duesenberg Model J or the ice-blue 1951 Studebaker that welcomes visitors through the lobby like a gleaming, four-wheeled family pet.
It's the one...
| Jan 19, 2012
Teen drivers are the most distracted drivers on the roads. CD’s, iPod’s and cell phones are the main causes for the distractions while driving.
In a 2007 national survey, conducted by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the...
| Jul 22, 2011
Renters insurance, a once nice-but-optional choice, is the new must-have in the booming rental market.
"Multiple trends are probably fueling this," said Raleigh Floyd, a spokesman for Allstate Insurance Co. "Apartment vacancy rates are trending downward,...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 3:58 PM
Buddy Ray Bearbower, born December 19, 1933, passed away on Thursday, July 21, after a valiant battle against cancer. Buddy was born in Scotts Bluff, Nebraska, and grew up in Santa Ana, CA with his mother and father, Nola and Ray Bearbower, and brother,...
| Jan 24, 2008
Fixing a pipe leak isn't difficult if you're home when the pipe bursts, and have solder, flux and a propane torch in the toolbox. That's for copper pipe; it's even easier with plastic. But things can turn ugly at 3 a.m. when you stumble down the...
| Jun 18, 2009
Body found overnight | Guilty plea expected from Vorce | Dealing with job loss in Muskegon
BODY FOUND IN MONTCALM COUNTY VICTIM OF HIT-AND-RUN
PIERSON - After a number of 911 calls reported a body in the road on Federal Road south of Cannonsville Road,...
| Mar 12, 2008
The Hampton Roads community — and beyond — came out Tuesday night to help celebrate two of its native sons: Boo Williams, whose name graces the front of the Boo Williams Sportsplex, and Howard White, whose name is plastered high on one of...
| Mar 6, 2010
| 4:32 PM
From Sunday's print edition: Bill Brady finds himself standing in a harsher light Downstate conservative coming to grips with new role as GOPâs nominee for governor By Rick Pearson, Tribune reporter In the month since Republicans voted on a nominee........