Special Board to Continue Oversight of St. Louis SchoolsThe Missouri Board of Education voted unanimously Tuesday to continue to have the Special Administrative Board control the St. Louis district, as it has since 2007.
Board of Aldermen Approves Stadium Funding PlanThe stadium funding plan was approved despite last minute warnings and several arrests.
Subcommittee On Police Use Of Force Holds First Hearing"Only in the protection of a human being is deadly force allowed."
Alton Schools, Teachers Reach Tentative Deal To Avoid StrikeUnion members will vote on pact next week before it goes before school board.
SLPS Qualifies for Full Accreditation for First Time Since 200012 schools now "credited with distinction," another 22 "fully accredited."
Peacock: Stadium Funding Bill Within Two WeeksDave Peacock tells KMOX's Michael Kelly the plan is to extend the same $6 million a year that's paying off the Edward Jones Dome bonds for 30 years to pay off the stadium.
East St. Louis Teachers Not Optimistic For Today's MeetingDiscussion will restart for the first since the East St. Louis School District Teachers went on strike October 1.
Minimum Wage Raise May Exclude Workers With DisabilitiesA committee of St. Louis Aldermen passed a bill to exempt workers at disabled workshops from the city's upcoming minimum wage hike.
Illinois Schools Back Rauner's Plan to Undo School MandatesThe plan is to eliminate state mandates that they say sometimes forces them to lay off reading instructors.
East STL Teachers Ready to Strike If NecessaryA spokesperson for the teachers says a passed vote gave the union power to call for a strike if they feel necessary.
Mehlville Not Allowing Teachers Out of ContractsThe Mehlville School Board will meet Thursday to begin discussing just what type of tax levy increase they'll put on the November ballot.
Minimum Wage and Defense-Mapping on Aldermen's AgendaThe minimum wage and other contentious issues are on the agenda as the St. Louis Board of Aldermen meets for its final session before summer break this morning.