The Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.
The board will be tasked with reducing euthanasia rates and increasing adoptions.
“It will either bankrupt them by having to fight it, or it will bankrupt them by having to comply with it,” says former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch.
The state agency proposes a nine-day fall firearms season each November starting in 2016. The current fall season lasts 11 days.
Illinois taxpayers will have a little extra cash next year.
The murder rate continues its dramatic rise in the city of St. Louis in the latest crime report.
The St. Louis murder total for the year is nearing 150 – a 35 percent increase over murders this time last year.
One response to Ferguson unrest from area leaders has been telling people to register to vote, and it appears they have listened.
As the weather heats up, the number of those participating in outdoor water activities is increasing, and that has Missouri Department of Conservation officers seeing a jump in incidents.
Missouri Highway Patrol investigator Sgt. Eric Eidson tells KMOX he has seen an “increase in recruitment” locally.