Berkeley, MO – The Saint Louis County Department of Public Health (DPH) is pleased to announce the receipt of $340,000 in new state funding as part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2018 Opioid Overdose Crisis Cooperative Agreement. DPH will use the funding to continue implement key components of the county’s opioid … Continue reading Missouri News: Saint Louis County Executive Announces Additional Funding for Opioid Action Plan
ST LOUIS, MO – On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, the City of Kinloch’s Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to contract with St. Louis County for full police services. Therefore, effective Monday, October 1, 2018, the St. Louis County Police Department began providing those services to the Kinloch community. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar … Continue reading Missouri News: St. Louis County to Provide Full Police Services to the City of Kinloch
JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced the appointment of Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III, as circuit judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit in St. Louis County, to take effect September 21, 2018. He will fill the vacancy upon the September 20, 2018, retirement of Judge Douglas R. Beach. Judge Borbonus … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III as Circuit Judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit, St. Louis County
Missouri Changes the Missouri Marriage Law age requirements ST LOUIS, MO – On Tuesday, August 28, 2018, a new law will go into effect, which changes the age requirements for obtaining a marriage license in Missouri: Marriage license applicants under the age of 18 require parental consent before a marriage license will be issued. The minimum age … Continue reading Missouri News: New Law Changes Missouri Marriage Law, Age Requirements
ST LOUIS, MO – On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges on suspect Robin Holland, 28 years of age, of the 16400 block of 255th Avenue in Spirit Lake, Iowa 51360, for one count of Murder in the Second Degree, one count of Armed Criminal Action, Tampering with … Continue reading St Louis Missouri News: Charges Issued on Robin Holland, Abigail Miller in Shrewsbury Homicide
ST LOUIS, MO – St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has selected Jack L. Thomas, Jr. as the first ever Chief Diversity Officer for County government. Thomas has more than 30 years of experience strengthening inclusion of minority- and woman-owned business enterprises (MWBE) in public contracting. Most of his career has been spent in the … Continue reading St Louis News: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger Names First-Ever Chief Diversity Officer, Jack L. Thomas, Jr.
ST LOUIS, MO – St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has signed an executive order removing questions about a job candidate’s criminal history from initial applications for employment within County government. The order to “Ban the Box” on County job applications will delay questions related to an individual’s criminal history until later in the hiring … Continue reading Missouri News: St. Louis County Executive, Steve Stenger Issues “Ban the Box” Executive Order
Severe winter storm with heavy winds, snow, and flooding caused significant damage to local infrastructure beginning April through May 2018 ST. PAUL, MN – Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton Friday authorized the use of funds from the State Disaster Assistance Contingency Account for emergency relief in Nobles County, Rock County, and St. Louis County. Certain areas … Continue reading Minnesota News: Governor Dayton Authorizes State Disaster Assistance for Nobles, Rock, St. Louis Counties