The federal plan to help cities recover from auto plant closures will incorporate training programs for their former workers to learn the skills of high-growth industries, such as health care.
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster plans to review a clean-water group's complaint that the Missouri Department of Natural Resources withheld public documents.
Loud-noise complaints led police to a car with two dead men inside.
The St. Louis Fire Department is focusing on disaster preparedness and has applied for a federal grant to buld three new firehouses.
A Missouri truck dealer is offering vouchers for AK47 assault rifles with the purchase of a pickup truck in August.
In 1974, Sedalia played host to the Ozark Music Festival, which was attended by about 160,000 concertgoers. While some remember the concert as a brief blight on the landscape, many recall a peaceful celebration by fun-loving individuals.
The Lambert Airport in St. Louis is opening the "Windows on St. Louis" exhibit, an interactive display designed to help visitors learn about the city as a tourist destination.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is offering dozens of Missouri libraries a total of about $956,000 in grant money. Other states also received grants.
The Missouri Public Service Commission is reversing their liability insurance requirement for homeowners generating their own power. However, if residents are negligent, they are still liable for damages.
Jefferson County authorities and the Missouri Water Patrol are involved in the search.
Seven cases of swine flu have been confirmed after 53 people became ill at the "Kids Across America" camp near Eagle Rock. Officials think the virus has been contained.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources acknowledged it withheld a May report on E. coli levels in the Lake of the Ozarks. The department says it did so out of concern that releasing the report would hurt lake tourism and business.
The forum, which will include guests such as former Republican Sen. John Warner of Virginia, will explore the link between climate change and America's nation and energy security.
A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld a ruling against the distribution of Bibles in a southern Missouri school district, but South Iron district's legal representation said the ruling was a success because it did not overturn a new policy for distributing literature telling students where they can get Bibles.
Richard La Violette said that personal property taxes, which help fund public schools and local governments, are a nuisance and governments could find other ways to supplement their budgets if his tax cut passes.
Farm Aid, which was first organized to raise money for and draw attention to family farmers, will be held Oct. 4 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in St. Louis County.
The Church of God in Christ will hold its annual seven-day Holy Convocation in St. Louis in November 2010. St. Louis offers more room than the group's traditional gathering place, Memphis, Tenn., according to church leaders.
Big sponsors of the September bicycle race have either declined to support this year's race or are reducing their commitment.
The Senate Subcommittee on Contracting oversight examined a program intended to assist Alaska Native corporations in competing for government contracts, but some critics say the protection goes too far.
Railroad operator Kansas City Southern is to assist in opening a Nissan distribution center in Texas, enabling faster shipment of Nissan vehicles to several Southern states via one of the operator's rail lines.