Daily brief (12/8): Top picks from the Springfield media

SunnyToday will be sunny with a high of about 39. Tomorrow is expected to be warmer, with temperatures in the upper 40s.

Today’s picks:

  • News-Leader: State suing developer of Stone County project. Missouri officials allege that developers of the Indian Ridge Resort in Branson West are causing improper runoff into Table Rock Lake. (Other coverage: OzarksFirst [KOLR/KSFX], KSMU)
  • KY3: Washington deal would extend unemployment benefits. Some job searchers would get more of a cushion with an extension deal under consideration by Congress.
  • OzarksFirst (KOLR/KSFX): Ozarks hospitals offer palliative care for chronic illnesses. Doctors and hospitals work together to help patients manage chronic illnesses for a better quality of life.
  • News-Leader: Sheriff’s department asking for more personnel. Greene County Sheriff Jim Arnott is asking for a large increase in personnel — 74 more deputies, 20 more detectives, 66 support staff, a staff attorney and 53 new jailers — in next year’s budget.
  • KSPR: Missouri Sports Hall of Fame inducts 2011 honorees. Among the 15 inductees were Kickapoo coach Stephanie Phillips and former Kansas City Chiefs running back Priest Holmes. (Other coverage: News-Leader)
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