Daily brief (1/1): Top picks from the Springfield media

Happy new year!

The unseasonably warm blast ended yesterday with a series of tornado-producing thunderstorms that swept across the state, killing six people. (Coverage: News-Leader, OzarksFirst [KOLR/KSFX], KSPR, KY3)

Today will be more winterlike: Clear, with a high of 31.

Today’s picks:

  • KY3: Battle over Proposition B heats up. State Senator-Elect Mike Parson, a Republican from Bolivar, is proposing amending the law and shared some ideas at a public meeting this week. (Other coverage: KSPR)
  • OzarksFirst: Several new laws now in effect for the new year. Missouri has several new laws on the books, including a requirement expanding insurance for autism treatments and licensing for behavior analysts.
  • News-Leader: Ozarker helps educate others on rare disease. A Mountain View woman is sharing her story about median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS), which causes chronic stomach pain, nausea, and weight loss, among other issues.
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