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Air Force Will Use MidAmerica Runway For 5 Months

The airport and base have a joint-use agreement allowing them to use each other’s runways under such circumstances.

06/21/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Military Sex Abuse Bill Advances

Senator Clair McCaskill wins the battle to strengthen already-tough rules in the military to stop sexual abuse.

03/07/2014

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Military Cuts Could Impact St. Louis Region

U.S. Defense Secretery Chuck Hagel’s push for a much smaller military could have dire consequences for the St. Louis region.

02/25/2014

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill

Sen. McCaskill Wants Benefits Taken Away for Those Implicated in Recruiting Scandal

More than a thousand people including Generals and Colonels, have already been implicated.

02/04/2014

Royal New Zealand Navy warship, HMNZS Te Mana arrives in Sydney Harbour, on October 4, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (credit: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

New Zealand Signs $127M Beechcraft Military Deal

New Zealand has signed a $127 million contract with Wichita, Kan.-based Beechcraft Corp. for military pilot training.

01/26/2014

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Brain Imaging Study at SLU Shows Effects of Combat

Dr. Tyler Roskos says veterans who suffered blast injuries have changes in brain tissue that are still apparent years after.

12/11/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

U.S. Military Alters Training Amid Budget Woes

Fewer flights, fewer drills as part of sequestration.

11/24/2013

St. Louis Board of Aldermen

Board of Aldermen Considering Veteran Hiring Bill

The bill calls for a point system that would be added to a veteran’s civil service examination score with disabled veterans receiving a higher score.

11/08/2013

Photo: Getty/Elsa

Cards Announced Emergency First Responder & Military Ticket Offer

Active and retired members of the military, as well as emergency first responders may go to cardinals.com/heroes to obtain up to six free tickets.

09/09/2013

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Missouri USO Unveils ‘Pies for Patriots’ Fundraiser

In order to participate, customers simply go to the USO’s website, order an apple, pecan or pumpkin pie from McArthur’s Bakery, and choose a pickup date and location.

08/27/2013

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