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Meet a Rockette in the Making

20 year old Missouri State University student, Nadia Stine, is a dancing queen who spent last summer in New York City learning from the best in the business at The Rockettes training camp.

Eliminating the Language Barrier in Health Care

As the number of non-English speaking patients increases, local hospitals are relying on video services to connect patients to translators.

Greg Burris Shares His Heroic Basketball Tale

Greg Burris is the city manager of Springfield, but that’s old news. To get the new news, we had to go back to when he was Greg Burris, high school basketball player.

Tour Holiday Homes for a Good Cause

For the 22nd year, a homes tour to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks winds through some of the area’s loveliest houses.

Oh, Baby: Machine-Learning Picks Up on Pain

Missouri State University researchers are using artificial intelligence to recognize when infants are in pain, a project with potential applications far beyond the NICU.

Actress Dana Powell Went from Hillcrest High School Plays to Modern Family

A nudge from her mother got Dana Powell into acting in high school, but now, after roles in Bridesmaids and Modern Family, Powell is making it big in Hollywood on her own.

12 Scenic Getaways to Make the Most of Your Fall

Stellar vacations don’t have to be exhausting, and they don’t have to be halfway across the globe. Sometimes, the best fall escape is one that’s easy-breezy, and 417-land is the perfect...

Meet the 2017 Members of the SPS Hall of Fame

Meet this year's four Springfield Public Schools graduates who are being inducted into the SPS Hall of Fame.

Take an Autumn Drive to Michigan

Take in autumn beauty at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Michigan. Our writer tells you how to plan the perfect trip.

What It's Like to be in Thriller on C-Street

Creative Director Heather Kane rises from the dead for a behind-the-scenes look at Thriller on C-Street.

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    The number of places to play pickleball has doubled since 2010. Digital Director Dayle Duggins...
  2. 50 Things Every 417-Lander Must Do
    When do you know you’ve become fully initiated into your home? You can start by trying all the...
  3. Beneath the Surface: Controversy on the Buffalo National River
    Since C&H Hog Farms opened its 2,500-sow operation in the Buffalo National River watershed in...
  4. Inside Innovative Dental’s Spa-Like Space
    Innovative Dental’s remodeled office in Southeast Springfield goes beyond the usual sterile...
  5. Get Killer Ramen at Skully’s Food Truck in Springfield
    Skully’s food truck offers fresh, Asian-fusion fare in an atmosphere that can’t be beat.
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