O'Fallon IL School Board Reduces 2017-2018 Budget CutsInstead of $1 million, new plan will reduce budget by $610,000 with only 4 full-time equivalencies eliminated instead of more than 8.5.
Missouri Public Defenders Seek More Money from LawmakersThis year's budget included a $4.5 million increase for the public defenders system.
Greitens Wants to Use Tobacco Money to Reverse Medicaid CutsWants to use some of the money from Missouri's settlement with tobacco companies to restore most of the budget cuts he'd proposed for in-home services.
Missouri Governor to Propose Budget Amid Financial StrainGov. Greiten's announcement will be made during a visit to a Nixa public school, a break from past governors' traditional announcements during Capitol speeches.
Missouri Gov. Nixon's Term Marked by Budget Cuts, Natural DisastersIn an interview with the Associated Press, Gov. Jay Nixon cites increased funding for education and mental health services and billions of spending cuts that have helped keep the budget in balance as tax revenues declined from a recession.
Former Dispatchers Warn Ferguson PD's Stretched Too ThinClaim the safety of officers and citizens are at risk due to cuts.
Walmart to Cut Job Across 500 StoresThe job cuts are said to occur mostly at stores in the West and involve accounting and invoicing workers.
Ferguson's New Police Chief Swears In MondayDelrish Moss' 32 years of experience in police work, include time as a patrol officer and undercover investigator.
McCaskill: Pentagon Can't Close Military BasesShe says the Pentagon is just trying to get Congress' attention.
Budget Negotiators Scale Back Univ. of Missouri CutsLawmakers are scaling back reductions to the University of Missouri's budget.
Petition Effort To Force Audit Of Hazelwood SchoolsGrassroots group about halfway to required 5,000 signatures.
Residents Rail On Proposed Hazelwood School CutsDistrict is facing a nearly $13 million deficit due to declining property taxes.