Gov. Mike Parson on Friday issued a stay-at-home order that lasts through April 24.
Parson had faced myriad calls to enact the order. Missouri is one of the last states to issue such an edict.
Grocery stores, gas stations and banks are among essential businesses under the order.
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On track to be open for the 2024-25 school year, an Ozark High School activities center is under construction near Tiger Stadium.