Edward Griesedeck http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Former Mo. Gov. Wilson sentenced to probation http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-mo-gov-wilson-sentenced-probation <p>Former Missouri Governor Roger Wilson was sentenced to probation in federal court today for one count of misdemeanor campaign finance fraud.</p><p>Wilson<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-mo-gov-wilson-pleads-guilty-misappropriating-insurance-co-funds"> pleaded guilty in April</a> to accusations that from 2009-2010 he helped funnel $8,000 in campaign contributions to the Missouri Democratic Party.</p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 19:14:18 +0000 Adam Allington 4082 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former Mo. Gov. Wilson sentenced to probation Morning headlines - Monday, July 7, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-monday-july-7-2012 <p><strong>Storms bring some relief to St. Louis</strong></p><p>Strong thunderstorms that moved through the St. Louis area last night have brought some relief from the extreme heat that&rsquo;s been pounding the region for the last two weeks.</p><p>The ten days of triple digit temperatures fell just three days short of the 1934 record, when high temperatures hit 100 degrees or more for 13 days straight. The summer of 2012 is only three weeks old, but eight record high temperatures have already fallen.</p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 11:51:03 +0000 Rachel Lippmann & The Associated Press 4080 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines - Monday, July 7, 2012 Former Mo. Gov. Wilson pleads guilty to misappropriating insurance co. funds http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-mo-gov-wilson-pleads-guilty-misappropriating-insurance-co-funds <p><strong>Updated at 9:10 p.m. and bumped up for visibility</strong></p><p>Roger Wilson pleaded guilty late Thursday afternoon to a single count of misappropriation from an insurance company. His sentencing is set for July 9 at 1:30 p.m.</p><p><em>Our earlier story:</em></p><p>The former head of the Missouri Employers Mutual Insurance Company has been indicted for allegedly misappropriating $5,000 from the state-created workers compensation company.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 02:10:41 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 3476 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former Mo. Gov. Wilson pleads guilty to misappropriating insurance co. funds