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Today, Governor Mike Parson ordered U.S. and Missouri flags be flown at half-staff at government buildings in Greene and Christian counties on Saturday, November 28, 2020, in honor of Greene County Detention Officer Dwight E. Willis.

This week, the state of Missouri joins many others across the nation in recognizing National Small Business Week.

Today, Governor Mike Parson ordered U.S. and Missouri flags be flown at half-staff at every fire station in the state of Missouri, the Fire Fighters Memorial in Kingdom City, and all government buildings in Cass, Clay, Jackson and Platte counties on Monday, November 30, 2020, in honor of Kansas City Fire Department Captain Robert “Bobby” Rocha.

As research and development of multiple COVID-19 vaccines continue to show promising safety and effectiveness findings, Governor Mike Parson today announced the launch of a new vaccine website for Missouri residents. 

The 2020 Missouri Governor’s Mansion Christmas trees will arrive on Monday, November 30, 2020, between 7 a.m. - 8 a.m. A portion of Madison Street will be closed during this time.

As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to rise in Missouri and across the Midwest, Governor Mike Parson today signed Executive Order 20-19 extending the state of emergency in Missouri through March 31, 2021. 

Governor Mike Parson has ordered the Missouri State Capitol dome and Missouri Governor’s Mansion to shine purple beginning Friday, November 20, 2020, through Sunday, November 22, 2020, in recognition of National Adoption Month.  

Today, the National Association of State Chief Administrators (NASCA) awarded one of four 2020 Innovations in State Government Awards to Missouri, the state’s first time receiving the award.

Today, Governor Mike Parson expanded his call to special session to include a new bill regarding COVID-19 liability. 

Today, Governor Mike Parson, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) announced modifications to Missouri’s K-12 school reopening and operating guidance.