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Longtime Missouri Sen. Yvonne Wilson passes away at 90

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Longtime democratic Missouri state Sen. Yvonne Wilson passed away Monday at the age of 90. Sen. Wilson had represented District 9 of Jackson County in the Missouri Senate Before that, she served in the Missouri House of Representatives from 1999 to 2004.