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Survey: Illinois May Face Nurse Shortage

One-third of registered nurses, age 55 and older, indicated they’ll retire in the next five years, leaving potential voids in psychiatric, school and other nursing specialties.

05/26/2015

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Voters Could Decide on Tax Raise for More St. Louis Police

St. Louis city voters could be asked in August whether they want to raise some taxes and fees to pay for 180 more police officers.

05/04/2015

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Missouri Faces Shortage Of Primary Care Doctors

Rural areas of state could be hit hardest by doctor shortage.

06/22/2013

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Will Drought Lead To Bacon Shortage?

Higher feed costs cutting into profits for Missouri pig farmers.

09/27/2012

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Helium Shortage Hitting Retailers Hard

The shortage is hitting retailers hard. Some places have posted signs saying they can no longer fill balloons.

09/04/2012

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Drug Shortage: Parents Look for Alternative Medication

The shortages are mostly in oncology drugs, but antibiotics, immuno suppressant drugs and ADHD medications are in short supply too.

01/10/2012

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