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Business
8:15 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Columbia has fastest growing economy in Missouri

Downtown Columbia, Mo.
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The US Bureau of Economic Analysis issued rankings showing Columbia as the fastest growing economy in Missouri.

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Business
10:24 am
Mon June 10, 2013

STEM jobs make up a big part of the Columbia work force

The shamrock is the symbol of the MU Engineering School.
Credit ensign_beedrill / Flickr

  The talk around STEM employment (jobs in the fields of science, technology, math and engineering) has largely circled around jobs that require a great deal of education.

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