Rauner Creates Council He Says Will Cut Illinois BureaucracyIt also is tasked with reducing unneeded requirements to save time and money for businesses, social service providers and residents.
Black Jack Bans Use Of Phones, Hand-Held Devices Behind The WheelFines will range up to $500, based on the judge's discretion.
St. Louis County Council Sets Election Hearing For May 10Scheduling conflicts prevented hearing from happening sooner, according to council chair Mike O'Mara.
Zoo Officials Seek Tax Help From St. Charles CountyCounty leaders challenge zoo officials to consider charging for admission as new revenue source.
Council on Islamic Relations Blames Trump for IslamophobiaThe group is hoping St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch will issue charges this week against that Affton man accused of threatening a Muslim family last week.
Webster Groves Joins Lawsuit Against County Police StandardsThe measure is already being challenged in a lawsuit brought by Olivette, Rock Hill and Breckenridge Hills.
County Council Raises Budget, But Not Taxes For 2016The County Council also approved $3 million in spending for the Loop Trolley project.
St. Louis Cities File the Promised Lawsuit for Police StandardsMartin says the Missouri constitution empowers municipalities to run their own departments, and there is no law permitting a county to exert authority over a town's operations.
St. Louis Co. Passes Police Standards Bill, Lawsuit Expected TodayMunicipal leaders say the requirements hurt small towns with limited resources.
Lawsuit Promised by Local Police Over County Council VoteThe St. Louis County Council tonight is expected to pass County Executive Steve Stenger's proposed minimum standards for municipal police departments.
KC Participating More Than Most on 'Great American Smokeout Day'Kansas City, Missouri could soon prohibit stores from selling tobacco products or e-cigarettes to anyone under 21.
Stenger Says Big Support For Small Town Police ReformCounty Executive Steve Stenger says the county council will likely support his plan to reform small town police departments around St. Louis.