FCC Votes to Further Cut Cost of Calls for InmatesMignon Clyburn with the FCC says the cost of the calls have placed ``incredible burdens'' on the family members.
Statehouse Sex Scandals Carry Public Costs and ConsequencesIt's as if politicians have forgotten the lessons of former President Bill Clinton, who was impeached in 1998 — but ultimately remained in office — after being accused of lying about his sexual relationship with a White House intern.
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.”
For Missouri Firm, Trade Trip Brings Sales But No Big DealsNixon says the trips ultimately are good for the state, "whether it's in the trade agreements that we've done or the relations that we build or just also thanking organizations which have invested significant money'' in Missouri.
Park Hills Ponders Dropping Flouride from Public Water SupplyCost-cutting move could result in higher dental bills down the line, according to local expert.
Dotson: St. Louis City Can't Afford Body CamerasDotson has set up a committee to look at "best practices" from those already using them, but he says right now the city can't afford them.
Gov. Nixon Calls on County to Cover Jones Dome Refurb, But Will It?Gov. Nixon wants St. Louis city, the state, and private interests to fund a new NFL stadium. He says the county should fund rehabbing the Edward Jones Dome
More Police Officers and a 'No Violence Alliance' - What's the Status?Mayor Slay says aldermen have to approve plan for more police, and Kansas City lessons are still being digested.
Coming Up with the Cash to Pay for Sewer System UpgradesDo you want the MSD to borrow about a $1 billion, and your sewer rates rise to $61 dollars a month by 2020? Or do you want the district to pay cash as it goes, and your bill go up to $96 dollars a month by 2020?
Construction Trades Commit to Fast-Track St. Louis Stadium ConstructionThree shifts a day, five days a week, with no overtime - that's what local labor leaders are committing to to reduce the time and cost of constructing a new NFL stadium in St. Louis.
STL Stadium Consultant: 'We Have to Proceed as if This Project is a Reality'John Loyd said his job is to work with HOK architects to come up with a refined design, and thus construction cost for the potential NFL riverfront stadium.
Call is Out for More Police in the CityAldermanic President Lewis Reed has asked the city's budget director to find spendable money in the existing budget.