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Southwest Missouri News

The city of Branson got play from the Springfield press yesterday regarding the alcohol committee established last year. Exposure to Branson has been on the decline as Gannet's Springfield News-Leader closed its Branson Bureau late last year. KSPR covered city council issues two sessions in a row. KY3 aired the story about the alcohol committee as well

Presidential campaigns are invading Missouri. Chelsea Clinton stumped for mom Hillary who will be interviewed by David Catanese of KY3 later this morning. Mike Huckabee plans on issuing his response to the Florida primaries from Jefferson City this afternoon. Yesterday's John Edwards rally in Springfield was the top story for regional media. Barrack Obama will be in St. Louis for a speech late this afternoon.

Who will be the next Republican candidate for governor? Missouri's Lt. Governor Peter Kinder issued a video on YouTube today announcing his candidacy ....