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Pepsi Franchise to Open Center in Cape Girardeau

A Pepsi franchise is planning to build a new customer service center in Cape Girardeau that could create 74 jobs.


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Nebraska Technology Firm to Relocate to Missouri

MindMixer said Monday that it will create 85 jobs in Kansas City.



Monsanto Breaking Ground on Chesterfield Project

The agricultural company says it expects to bring 675 new jobs to the region over the next three years. Gov. Nixon is scheduled to appear at the ceremony Tuesday.


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Illinois Offers Tax Breaks to Lure Archer Daniels Midland

At 10 a.m. Tuesday, an Illinois House committee will hold a hearing about offering ADM a ten percent break on utility taxes for three decades as well as an income tax credit.


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Missouri Unemployment Rate Unchanged According To Latest Figures

The Missouri Department of Economic Development figures show the state with a 6.9 percent unemployment rate.


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Auditor says Missouri’s Jobs Program Lacking

Dept. of Economic Development rejects virtually all of Auditor Schweich’s conclusions and recommendations


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Update: Missouri Senate Approves Tax Credits Compromise

Tax credits to attract amateur sporting events to the state



Local Job Market — “Somewhere in the Middle”

Companies are sitting on a lot of cash, reluctant to risk new hires


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Agency Paid For Nixon’s Aide

State personnel records show Jeff Gettys,a former University of Missouri football player, officially began work in Nixon’s office last month.


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State Unemployment Stays Steady in May, Decreases for 2011

Missouri has gained around 18,000 jobs so far in 2011.



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