8/3/12-"The Captains' Return", a statue commemorating the historic trek of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, towers high above the drought-starved Mississippi River near the Eads Bridge, high and dry. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Drought Draining Profits From Local Barge Companies

Barges leave 35 truckloads of product on dock so they don’t run aground.


7/6/12-The Gateway Arch as seen through the metal scaffolding that surrounds the Old Courthouse downtown. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

No, They’ve Never Had To Shut Down The Arch Due To Heat

Tends to get might warm at the top during summer, though.


5/14/12-Here's a look at artist renderings that accompanied a lengthy, extremely detailed proposal for improvements to the Edward Jones Dome released Monday morning by the St. Louis Rams.

JACOBER: Turn Out The Lights And…

I think we could save a lot of money in St. Louis on electricity. We should just turn off the lights, go home, pull down the shades and, well, stare at the wall.


Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (right) greets Jerry Schlichter, co-founder and president of Arch Grants, during Monday's press conference at the offices of Polsinelli Shughart downtown. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Initial Recipients Of $50,000 Arch Grants Unveiled

Besides grant, each company get affordable office space and business mentoring.


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Missouri Bill Would Allow Sales Tax for Gateway Arch

Voters in the St. Louis area could get a say on whether to raise the local sales tax to help fund improvements to the grounds of the Gateway Arch.


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Reward Offered For Return Of Items Stolen From Marine

Store owner says story ‘hit home’


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Metro Turns Mardi Gras Shuttle Pass Into Collector’s Item

Also contains $2 off coupon for rides to the top of the Arch.



Meeting This Week To Update Arch Grounds Renovation Plans

Step one: That long-awaited lid over I-70 to make entrance onto Arch Grounds safer.



Occupy STL Protestors Ready To Hit The Streets, With Unions By Their Side

3:30 march to Arch Grounds will reportedly include “hundreds” of local union members.


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Ash Borer Concerns On Arch Grounds

You can help by suggesting best way to deal with pests.





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