Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Rauner Prepares Closures, Spending Cuts If No Budget Deal

Gov. Bruce Rauner announced plans Tuesday to close state facilities and curtail spending on childcare and senior services if there’s no agreement on a state budget by July 1.


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Vaccine Developed for Canine Influenza

There have been no confirmed, suspected or reported cases of the Canine Influenza in Missouri, but if there is an outbreak in the state, there is now a vaccine. The key is acting quickly.


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Commission Decides Whether to Close Metro East Police Departments

Metro East Police Commission will decide rather to close or consolidate four troubled police departments.



2 St. Louis Charter Schools To Close

Imagine Academy of Academic Success and Imagine Academy of Cultural Arts, will close due to inadequate academic performance.