david kerr http://kbia.org en KBIA Newscast for January 4, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/kbia-newscast-january-4-2012-0 <p>Regional news form the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 00:36:22 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 6469 at http://kbia.org KBIA Newscast for January 4, 2012 Governor Nixon selects new economic development director http://kbia.org/post/governor-nixon-selects-new-economic-development-director <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has selected the leader of a state-funded technology agency to become his third economic development director (AP).</p><p><br /><br /> Fri, 30 Dec 2011 20:32:44 +0000 Rehman Tungekar & Associated Press 6200 at http://kbia.org Governor Nixon selects new economic development director Testimonies reveal Mamtek's Chinese plant was unverified http://kbia.org/post/testimonies-reveal-mamteks-chinese-plant-was-unverified <p>Missouri&rsquo;s Economic Development department is defending its role in the controversy surrounding a failed artificial sweetener plant in the small town of Moberly.</p><p> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 23:41:42 +0000 Marshall Griffin 4553 at http://kbia.org