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Chesterfield Mayor Bob Nations and Weldon Spring Mayor Donald Licklider cut the ribbon on the new Boone Bridge. (Courtesy of the MoDOT - St. Louis Facebook page)

New Bridge in Suburban St. Louis Opens Monday

The new span of the Daniel Boone Bridge will carry eastbound traffic over the Missouri River from St. Charles County into St. Louis County on Interstate 64.

06/25/2015

Aerial rendering (Courtesy of St. Elizabeth's Hospital)

Belleville Sues to Overturn State Approval of New Hospital

The groundbreaking ceremony today for new St. Elizabeth’s Hospital will continue despite a lawsuit from the city of Belleville.

06/05/2015

NGA logo: (Courtesy of NGA)

Residents to NGA: We Won’t Want You Here

The 47 homeowners on the North St. Louis site that is on the list of possible locations for the agency’s new location gathered signatures from around the country.

05/06/2015

St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Belleville, Illinois (Courtesy of the Belleville Historical Society)

Belleville Considers Suing After Plans for Replacement Hospital in O’Fallon, Ill. Approved

The vote clears the way for the hospital to build a $300 million hospital in O’Fallon, Illinois, to replace the 60-year-old facility in downtown Belleville.

04/22/2015

Photo: Thinkstock

Proposed School Tax Increases Could Make Webster Groves Highest-Taxed

The district says it’s to keep class sizes small, keep pace with teacher salaries, open a new elementary school, and renovate Moss Field, which hasn’t been upgraded since 1948.

04/06/2015

Image courtesy of HOK | 360 Architecture

Legislation Filed to Prohibit Sale of Bonds for St. Louis Stadium

Republican Sen. Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City, filed legislation Thursday to block the sale or refinancing of bonds by Gov. Jay Nixon to fund a new NFL stadium.

02/18/2015

Lucas Park, looking south toward Central Library branch. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Effort To Reclaim Lucas Park Gaining Steam; Exercise Equipment Going In Soon

Organizers say they’re backing the call for nearby New Life Evangelistic Center to be forced out of downtown.

05/07/2013

(KMOX/Brett Blume)

Rice Decries Barriers Outside His Shelter

Hangs “decorations” on steel barricades blasting the city’s homeless policy.

11/21/2012

CRANE STYLE: A look at the vast array of construction cranes being used to construct the new interchange that will serve as the eastern entrance from I-70 onto the new Mississippi River Bridge. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Drought-Starved Mississippi Slowing Work On New Bridge

Low water means crews can’t use barges to move heavy sections of bridge deck.

08/21/2012

KMOX/Brett Blume

Search for Bridge Worker To Resume Thursday

Was operating a manlift that toppled into the water.

03/28/2012

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