Police Chief Blames Aldermen for No New OfficersSt. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson is standing firm - the Board of Aldermen is the reason more police officers haven’t been hired.
VIDEO: Police Chief, Mayor Respond After Man Shot, Paralyzed in Downtown STL"It's unacceptable," Dotson tells KMOX's Michael Calhoun. "We have to make sure we find out who this person is. We have to make sure we put them in front of a judge. And we have to make sure that the judge puts this person in jail for a very long time."
St. Louis Launches 'From Prison To Prosperity' InitiativeYoung parolees will be provided with jobs or job training to reduce recidivism.
Mayor Slay Pushes for State-Wide Minimum Wage IncreaseThe St. Louis Board of Aldermen voted Friday to raise the minimum wage in St. Louis, despite warnings from businesses.
7 Years Later: Where's the Money for More City Cops?St. Louis Alderman Antonio French says the money was supposed to fund additional officers on the street, and $1 million each year was to be set aside for anti-violence and youth programs.
St. Louis' Governing Board Advances Minimum-Wage BoostSt. Louis' governing board on Tuesday advanced a compromise measure that would ease the city's minimum wage up to $11 by 2018.
Calls for Calm, Fear of More Trouble Tonight in North St. Louis"This is not just about the police shooting a young man," Moore said. "It's about life, period. About what's acceptable and what's not."
North St. Louis Charter School Is A First For MissouriHawthorn Leadership is an all-girls public STEM school.
Wanted: More Women to Serve on City Boards and Commissions"Our research on civic engagement shows that while women have the drive and desire to serve on a board or commission, many feel they do not have the knowledge or experience to do so."
Civilian Review Board Nominees UnveiledThe group of four women and three men was selected by the mayor from a group of some 50 citizens recommended by aldermen from across the city.
Prop 1 Calls for $180 Million in City UpgradesThe city budget director says the money would be used on everything from emergency vehicles to old buildings.
Study: Region Has Many Options for Funding Transit ExpansionAuthor lists nearly two dozen possibiities, but points to need for state help.