mamtek

Intersection
4:00 pm
Mon December 12, 2011

The Mamtek deal and its aftermath

Guests discussed the implications of Mamtek's failure.

Watch the show and join the conversation on the Intersection website.

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Politics
5:51 pm
Fri December 2, 2011

Gov. Nixon defends handling of Mamtek deal

Governor J. Nixon
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Governor Jay Nixon says his administration wisely handled the vetting of a Los Angeles-based company that began building an artificial sweetener plant in Moberly, then pulled out after missing its bond payment to the small northeast Missouri town.

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Business
5:41 pm
Wed November 30, 2011

Testimonies reveal Mamtek's Chinese plant was unverified

Missouri’s Economic Development department is defending its role in the controversy surrounding a failed artificial sweetener plant in the small town of Moberly.

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Business Beat
4:18 pm
Wed November 30, 2011

Growing organic is the way to go

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KBIA's Ryan Famuliner talks with Columbia Daily Tribune reporter Rudi Keller about the latest in the Mamtek hearing.  Plus, talk about a cash crop.  A recent study suggests organic crops could bring in more money per acre.

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PM Newscasts
6:54 pm
Tue November 29, 2011

Newscast for November 29, 2011

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Blunt announces agricultural research to stay funded
  • MU receives $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation
  • Moberly is explaining how it got on the hook for $39 million in bonds for a failed proposal for an artificial-sweetener factory
    Politics
    6:06 pm
    Tue November 29, 2011

    Moberly and Mamtek hearings begin

    The City of Moberly is explaining how it got on the hook for $39 million in bonds for a failed proposal for an artificial-sweetener factory.

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    Business
    5:49 pm
    Thu October 13, 2011

    Business Beat: October 12, 2011

    Flags of the European Union and Greece

    We’ll see how the next couple weeks are vital for the European Union, and how this will affect Mid-Missouri. Plus, we’ll dig a little deeper into the ongoing story about Mamtek and how this affects other cities in Missouri.

    Hosted by Nick Adams.

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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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