Stenger Optimistic About Bayer/Monsanto MergerHe is even optimistic the region could gain prominence.
Better Together: Fragmentation Holding St. Louis Region BackGroup summarizes two years of research.
Local Group Pushes to Unify St. Louis City, CountyThose calling for the unification of St. Louis City and County say they're steadily gaining steam, especially on social media.
'Brackets For Good' Down to Supported Sixteen in St. LouisIt's basically the same idea as the NCAA bracket, 64 charities were selected to compete for donations in St. Louis.
Stenger to Kroenke: Don't Insult UsSt. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger thinks Stan Kroenke is painting an inaccurate economic picture of the region.
Red Cross Sets Up Shelters for Flood VictimsShelters now open in Granite City, Arnold, St. Robert and Pacific.
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.
Excessive Heat Warning Issued for Parts of Central U.S.Temperatures are expected to reach into the upper 90s in some areas Monday, with heat indices soaring to 116 degrees because of high humidity.
Nixon Vetoes Student Transfers Bill, Some St. Louis-Area Legislators FrustratedMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon today vetoed House Bill 42, saying it fails to solve the problems of unaccredited school districts in the St. Louis region and creates new problems and mandates for public schools across the state.
Foreclosures Jump Across St. Louis Area, NationThe 37 percent increase is blamed on banks repossessing homes that were in the foreclosure process.
Boosters Look to Lessen Metro East Regional DivideMuch of the disconnect between St. Louis and Illinois is due to the decline of heavy industry.
Hail, Winds, Possibly Tornadoes May Be Heading to RegionA cold front approaching Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri is expected to bring hail, strong winds and the possibility of tornadoes to the region less than a week after meteorologists reported no tornadoes in the United States thus far in March.