Former KMOV-TV anchor and reporter will be a candidate for Missouri secretary of state in the Democratic primary
Missouri House Republicans have elected Rep. Mike Cierpiot (SEEHR’-poy) of Lee’s Summit as their new majority leader.
Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey said Friday that he is resigning from office to launch a new private-sector career and spend more time with his family.
With the murder rate rapidly outpacing last year’s, former police chief Dan Isom says the city may need to add even more officers than what Mayor Slay is proposing.
Coleman currently is director of the state Office of Community Engagement.
Nixon says his focus is on what he calls the two pillars of “speech and safety.”
The city budget director says the money would be used on everything from emergency vehicles to old buildings.
Even as Illinois and the union that represents most of its employees agreed to a short-term deal Wednesday to keep workers on the job through contract negotiations, Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed union-backed legislation that would have blocked strikes and lockouts.
St. Louis gets good marks for stability and affordability, but low marks for racial disparity in the latest report from the East-West Gateway Council of Governments.
The Carbondale City Council on Tuesday voted to approve lifting all restrictions on Halloween. The last time the city lifted restrictions in 2000 there were days of violent riots that caused costly damage to businesses.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon implored lawmakers to embrace policies that “foster healing and hope” Wednesday as he delivered his first State of the State address since the unrest that erupted over the fatal police shooting of a black 18-year-old in Ferguson.