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Arts and Culture
8:22 am
Tue December 17, 2013

St. Louis, Kansas City rank high in volunteerism

Gateway Arch in St. Louis
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A new report says the St. Louis and Kansas City areas are among nation's most generous metro regions when it comes to volunteering.

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Business
8:00 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Missouri part of high-speed rail push

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Missouri is part of a group of states forging ahead with plans for high-speed passenger rail.

The group has put out a call for bids for the production of 35 next generation locomotives. The request for proposals released yesterday calls for lighter, cleaner-burning locomotives that can reach speeds of up to 125 miles per hour.

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Business
7:40 am
Tue May 28, 2013

St. Louis officials consider merging city/county economic strategies

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St. Louis aldermen have taken a step toward merging economic strategies with surrounding St. Louis County, a move that would pave the way for more cooperation between the two governments.

The Board of Aldermen last week endorsed a merger of economic development agencies. And the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the board is expected to take a final vote in early June.

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Politics
10:04 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Home foreclosure legislation puts city, state governments at odds

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The Missouri senate passed legislation Monday that would prevent local municipalities from making laws regarding mediation in home foreclosures.

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Politics
5:27 pm
Fri March 23, 2012

St. Charles county caucus rescheduled

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The Missouri Republican Party rescheduled the controversial St. Charles County Caucus for April 10th. 

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