Illinois Treasurer to Auction Unclaimed Items at State FairThe office plans to auction 21,500 unclaimed items including an Ernie Banks baseball card and 1997 Air Jordan shoes.
Plans Underway For New I-270 Bridge Over Mississippi RiverThere's no funding in place yet and actual construction is 5-6 years away.
Illinois Lawmakers Pressing Toward Budget DealIllinois Republican senators say lawmakers are nearing an agreement on a six-month budget plan and a full-year's funding for public schools.
Officials Say Kroenke's Development in Flood Plain is 'A Bad Idea'Attacks are ramping up against Stan Kroenke's proposed development in the Maryland Heights flood plain.
Illinois Automatic Voter Registration Advances to HouseThe Senate approved it last week and it's headed to the House.
Nixon Pushing Back on Newly Passed Tax BreaksThe biggest disagreement between Nixon and legislative researchers is over an income tax deduction for federal agricultural disaster payments.
Missouri Senate Passes $27 Billion Spending PlanSenators voted Thursday to approve a $27 billion budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
No Upgrade Proposals Set for Dome, Scottrade, Convention CenterCounty Executive Stenger says no one should expect the Dome to be demolished anytime soon.
Rauner: Changing Rules for State-Bought Goods Can Save $514MRauner is urging lawmakers to pass legislation he said will reduce the time it takes to buy products by eliminating redundant steps in the procurement process.
Clay on Kroenke: "He is a Shrewd Businessman"Clay tells KMOX he was disappointed in what the Rams owner said in his application for re-location to Los Angeles.
St. Louis Year-End Crime Report Totals Expected TodaySome Aldermen and Alderwomen are are bracing for what could be a bad report.
Less Money Fewer Cops: Slay, Dotson Struggle For FundsWith red light cameras out of the equation, it's not clear how many officers could be hired even if aldermen pass a funding plan.