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Missouri Department of Economic Development evaluates strategy, resets to focus on better serving the state

Jefferson City, MO (STL.News) - “It had been more than a decade since we evaluated our economic development strategy, and…

10 months ago

Missouri Governor Parson Makes Six Appointments Various Boards, Commissions, Fills One County Office

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) — Friday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced six appointments to various boards and commissions and one…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Mike Parson Makes Seven Appointments to Boards and Commissions

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) — Today, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced seven appointments to various boards and commissions. Larry Ferrell,…

11 months ago

Comptroller Darlene Green congratulates ownership group and soccer fans on selection of St. Louis for MLS expansion team

Congratulations to the MLS4TheLou ownership group and soccer fans for their successful effort to secure an MLS franchise for St.…

11 months ago

Missouri Attorney General’s Office Obtains Over $13 Million in Settlements, Judgments in First Seven Months of 2019

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - In his first seven months in office, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt and the Consumer…

11 months ago

Jon Ferry to Receive Award from the International Economic Development Council

Their leadership and honorary awards honor organizations and individuals for their efforts in creating positive change ST. LOUIS, MO (STL.News)…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Michael L. Parson Concludes Second International Trade Mission

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - Missouri Governor Mike Parson has concluded his second international Trade Mission.  Aligning with the administration’s…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Parson Orders Flags to Fly Half-Staff Across Missouri in Honor of Representative Rebecca Roeber

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) — Today, Missouri Governor Mike Parson ordered U.S. and Missouri flags to be flown at half-staff…

11 months ago

FEMA Approves State’s Request to Expand Federal Disaster to Include Individual Assistance for Six Additional Missouri Counties

Approval means residents affected by flooding or severe storms in Callaway, Jefferson, Lewis, McDonald, Newton, and Saline counties are immediately…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Parson’s Cost-Share Program to Generate Economic Development Through Transportation Projects

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - In this year's legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly appropriated $50 million to the Missouri…

11 months ago

Missouri Senator Bob Onder Applauds Online Education Lawsuit Ruling

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - Missouri State Senator Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, applauded the decision of Cole County Judge…

11 months ago

Ashcroft Announces Program on Historic Missouri Roadsides

Jefferson City, MO (STL.News) - Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft Monday announced a Thursday Evening Speaker Series program exploring…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Parson Makes Appointments to Boards, Commissions, County Offices

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - Today, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced nine appointments to various boards, commissions, and county offices.…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Parson Calls Special Election for House of Representative Vacancies

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - Thursday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson called for a special election to fill four House of…

11 months ago

Missouri Governor Parson to Embark on Second Trade Mission, Travel to Australia

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) - Today, Missouri Governor Mike Parson will depart for Australia for a second international Trade Mission. …

11 months ago