Gov. Nixon Supports St. Louis' Effort to Raise Minimum WageA minimum wage increase was approved in Kansas City and now Nixon supports one here as well.
Dotson's Plan for Highway Patrol Brings Mixed Reactions from City HallDowntown STL Inc.'s Missy Kelley says she supports the plan to bring in the Highway Patrol to help reduce crime downtown, but it's getting mixed reaction from the Board of Aldermen.
Civilian Review Board Plan to be Introduced to Board of AldermenWith the blessing of the mayor, a plan to create a civilian review board to monitor complaints of police misconduct in St. Louis comes before the board of aldermen today.
Mayor Slay: 'Disruption' Will be Allowed in St. LouisMayor Slay has requested 400 members of the National Guard to help in the city after the grand jury's decision is announced in the Michael Brown case.
Bill Could Crack Down on Lackadaisical LandlordsThe plan would keep a record of upkeep problems, which, if neglected, could lead to fines or court action against building owners.
Cats Cause Scary Situation at Board of Aldermen MeetingAldermanic President Lewis Reed, who is allergic to cats, began coughing and gasping for air.
Board of Aldermen Nears Passage of Laclede Gas TIFBy a vote of 24-1, the board perfected the language on the tax increment financing (TIF) deal to help Laclede Friday.
Aldermen to Hear Case of Embezzling Parks EmployeesChief Park Ranger Thomas "Dan" Stritzel and Deputy Parks Commissioner Joseph Vacca admit they diverted funds to a fake company for eight years.
Slay Threatened With Lawsuit Over Alleged Power Grab"The day Mayor Francis Slay signs a contract and commits the city under a contract without going through the appropriate channels, I will file a lawsuit," Lewis Reed says.
'Show-Me Cannabis' Speaking in Cape Girardeau TonightSt. Louis Police Sgt. Gary Wiegert, a Tea Party activist and lobbyist for the Show-Me Cannabis group, will be a featured speaker.
Kevin Killeen's Whole 'nother Story -- How to Pick a Necktie
McKee Tax Break for Northside Project Moves Forward