Ill. at Lowest Unemployment Rate Since 2007The drop to 5.4 percent leaves Illinois' jobless rate at its lowest point since late 2007.
St. Louis in the Top Regions for Employment GrowthEconomist Kurt Rankin says employment growth in the region out-paced the nation, and that's with a lag in manufacturing.
Illinois Unemployment Slowly ImprovingIllinois' unemployment rate held steady in January at 5.7 percent.
Governor Greitens Announces New Jobs with Smith and WessonSmith and Wesson is investing in a 500,000 square foot facility in the Columbia area - bringing 325 jobs.
Mo. House Votes to Lower Unemployment BenefitsThe Missouri House approved lowering unemployment benefits from twenty weeks to thirteen.
Could an Amazon Distribution Center Be Coming to Hazelwood?There’s talk of another Amazon distribution center that could be coming to the St. Louis area.
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.
UPDATE: Missouri House Gives Initial Approval to Right-to-WorkThe House voted 101-58 Wednesday to give initial approval to the bill, which would ban mandatory union fees. The bill needs another House vote before it can move to the Senate.
GM to Announce $1B Factory Investment, New JobsMultiple factories will get part of the money, but GM does not plan to state where the new jobs will go.
Boeing Tells Employees More Layoffs Coming in 2017A letter was sent to all employees Monday to inform them that 8 percent of the workforce was laid off this year, with more to come in 2017.
Jimmy John's Agrees to End Non-Compete Deals in IllinoisA Jimmy John's news release said the company is pleased to resolve the lawsuit.
Another Year of Financial Uncertainty Looms For IllinoisIllinois hasn't had a full budget since July 1, 2015, the longest a state has gone without a spending plan since at least World War II.