general motors http://kbia.org en Nixon speaking at Michigan automotive conference http://kbia.org/post/nixon-speaking-michigan-automotive-conference <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is a featured speaker at an automotive conference this week in Michigan. He is to speak Thursday at a seminar hosted by the Center for Automotive Research. His presentation is part of an automotive strategy session that also includes speakers from General Motors Co. and Audi of America.</p><p>Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is the only other governor listed as a speaker for the four-day event that began Monday.</p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 12:18:24 +0000 Associated Press 38342 at http://kbia.org Nixon speaking at Michigan automotive conference Newscast for May 21, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-21-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>St. Louis institutions file birth control suits</li><li>Obama to speak at Joplin High School graduation</li><li>GM breaks ground on expansion at Wentzville Assembly plant</li></ul> Mon, 21 May 2012 23:33:10 +0000 Lukas Udstuen 14536 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 21, 2012 GM breaks ground on expansion at Wentzville Assembly plant http://kbia.org/post/gm-breaks-ground-expansion-wentzville-assembly-plant <p>General Motors broke ground Monday on 500-thousand square feet of new factory space at its Wentzville, Mo. Assembly plant.</p><p>According to the company the expansion will cost $380 million.</p><p>Missouri Governor Jay Nixon was on hand for the event and said the decision was a smart one for GM, given its long history in the St. Louis area.</p> Mon, 21 May 2012 23:08:36 +0000 Adam Allington 14534 at http://kbia.org GM breaks ground on expansion at Wentzville Assembly plant