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Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) (Courtesy of Illinois Radio Network)

Durbin Open to Extending Deadline for Rail Systems to Install Positive Train Control

Congress mandated in 2008 that railways have it installed within seven years, but didn’t provide financial support past the first year. Facing a Dec. 31 deadline, Durbin says he’s open to setting a new target date to let railroads become compliant.

07/07/2015

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Park Hills Ponders Dropping Flouride from Public Water Supply

Cost-cutting move could result in higher dental bills down the line, according to local expert.

06/09/2015

Metal detectors installed at Busch Stadium exits for the 2015 season (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Busch Stadium Installs Metal Detectors at Every Gate

Cardinals vice president of operations says team in compliance with MLB’s new fan safety rules.

04/03/2015

File photo of water coming from a shower head. (Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Customers to Pay for MSD Billing Error

A miscalculation that goes back nearly two years has many local sewer district customers doing double takes when they open their bills – and perhaps uttering some choice words.

03/25/2015

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Coming Up with the Cash to Pay for Sewer System Upgrades

Do you want the MSD to borrow about a $1 billion, and your sewer rates rise to $61 dollars a month by 2020? Or do you want the district to pay cash as it goes, and your bill go up to $96 dollars a month by 2020?

03/05/2015

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay (Photo: KMOX)

Suit Filed Over Slay Pension Overhaul

Trustees of the Fireman’s Retirement System of St. Louis are suing to block Mayor Francis Slay’s plan for a pension overhaul.

06/13/2012

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Measure Would Allow Concealed Guns On Metro Trains, Buses

Metro was not consulted nor notified ahead of time by measure’s sponsor.

04/10/2012

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