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Education
8:25 am
Thu April 24, 2014

Bond pending in Mo. legislature would help MU renovate STEM facilities

University of Missouri campus in Columbia, Mo.
Credit cindyt7070 / Flickr

On April 8, the Missouri Senate passed Senate Concurrent Resolution 39, which would appropriate $71.1 million for 47 repair and maintenance projects for the University of Missouri System. That money is part of a larger proposal to borrow $600 million for capital projects at universities statewide.

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Business
11:46 am
Thu November 29, 2012

Former Hostess employees get help in job search

Hostess Twinkie
Jenn Durfey FLICKR

The State Rapid Response Team is assisting former Hostess employees in Mid-Missouri get back to work.

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Business
5:49 pm
Wed October 17, 2012

Food distribution company expands operations in Holts Summit

Pro Food Systems Inc. is planning to add 43 jobs within the next five years at its operation in Holts Summit.

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Business
5:39 pm
Wed June 6, 2012

Missouri's economy lagged nation's in 2011

Missouri’s Gross Domestic Product growth was stagnant in 2011. That’s according to a new report released Tuesday by the federal Bureau of Economic Analysis, or BEA.

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Business
6:01 pm
Wed September 21, 2011

Business Beat: September 21, 2011

This week: Yogurt businesses are booming in Columbia, but is it because of a preconceived notion? Mamtek International, based in Moberly, was suppose to bring 600 more jobs to the city but is now having financial difficulty.  And Monday’s City Council meeting left Columbians unhappy with a new price increase.

Hosted by Nick Adams.

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