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Photo courtesy of Flickr/Save the Delta Queen

Congress Holds Key to Delta Queen’s Future

Federal lawmakers from Ohio trying to get riverboat an exemption for overnight stays

07/12/2015

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon speaks during the launch of the US Agriculture Coalition for Cuba at the National Press Club on January 8, 2014 in Washington, DC. The coalition is seeking to advance trade relations between the US and Cuba by ending the embargo policy. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Nixon Vetoes Missouri Bill to Limit Local Wage, Bag Laws

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Friday vetoed legislation that would have blocked cities from raising local wages and restricting use of plastic bags, a move Nixon called a “power grab” by state lawmakers.

07/10/2015

Courtesy of 
Alpha Brewing Co. ‏(@AlphaBrewingCo) Twitter page.

Local Craft Beer Name Changed After Some Take Offense

A local craft beer company has been releasing a new brew every month and calling it the “Indoctrination Series.”

07/10/2015

Wounded Warrior Project Soldier Ride in St. Louis on July 10, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Wounded Warriors Bike Through St. Louis

More than 50 injured military veterans from around U.S. take part in Soldier Ride.

07/10/2015

Courtesy of LEO

LEO and Labadie Plaintiffs Agree to Landfill Settlement

The settlement resolves all pending lawsuits and requires Ameren to build the landfill at least five feet above the ground surface.

07/09/2015

Businesses were damaged and looted in Ferguson, MO after riots broke following an officer involved shooting. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Looted Ferguson Store To Be Transformed Into Training Center

The effort to erect a Ferguson job training center at the site of a former convenience store that was looted and burned after last summer’s fatal police shooting of Michael Brown is getting underway.

07/09/2015

Photo Illustration: David Ramos/Getty Images

Slay Endorses UberX’s Background Checks; Stenger More Cautious

Slay says he has looked at Uber’s own background checks, and thinks they’re sufficient.

07/08/2015

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Federhofer’s Bakery Says Eggs Are ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’

“We used to get our eggs in a bucket, or they’re already liquefied pasteurized eggs,” says baker Tyler May May. “… 30-pound bucket, we use to pay around $35 a bucket for that. Overnight, they went up to about $90.”

07/08/2015

The site of the first Gateway Commerce Center Warehouse east of 255 (KMOX/Brian Kelly)

Gateway Commerce Center Crosses 255

Groundbreaking held for first warehouse east of 255.

07/08/2015

A rendering of the proposed St. Louis NFL stadium from a video released June 15, 2015. (YouTube/HOK)

Stadium or Not, North Riverfront Plan Moves Forward

You can get a look at their work during the open house from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Central Library at 13th and Olive.

07/08/2015

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