Archive - Dec 23, 2012


Carter's and Sassy brand Hug N' Tug Baby Toys Recalled

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product.  The toys recalled are Carter's Hug N Tug Monkey and Sassy Hug N Tug Puppy and Monkey.  These toys were sold nationwide at Toys 'R Us, Target, and other retailers listed below.

Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

During visit to Columbia food bank, Gov. Nixon and First Lady help unload venison contributed by Missouri hunters

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Gov. Jay Nixon and First Lady Georganne Nixon were in Columbia on Friday at the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri to help unload 800 pounds of venison donated by Missouri hunters through the Share the Harvest program.

Share the Harvest is a public-private partnership that for more than 20 years has provided venison to families in need through food banks and food pantries across Missouri. The 2012 Missouri archery season for deer runs through Jan. 15.

Happy Holidays from MDC‏

Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year from the Missouri Department of Conservation!

Enjoy these gifts from Nature with the MDC's Happy Holidays video at:

Get some suggestions for the year ahead with the MDC's brief New Year’s Resolutions video at: