KCUR Morning News 12-13-10 | KCUR

KCUR Morning News 12-13-10

Kansas City, MO – Kansas Governor-elect Sam Brownback says he's working to put together a budget proposal that will increase state funding for highway troopers.

Missouri health officials are urging people to get the flu shot.

Over 600 people were stranded Saturday night and into Sunday on a showboat that ran aground on Table Rock Lake due to high winds.

More than a dozen western Kansas counties are struggling to balance their budgets after natural gas prices have plummeted by more than half in the past two years.

The Kansas City Chiefs were crushed by the Chargers in San Diego 31-0.