Posts Tagged: jobs


Missouri adds jobs, unemployment rate holds steady

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A new report shows Missouri’s jobless rate held steady in June while the state gained 1,500 jobs. Figures from ...

Walmart looks to hire hundreds in metro area

(KTRS) – With two stores opening in the next few months, Walmart is looking to hire hundreds. The retailer needs to hire 300 full- and part-time...

Staffing Crisis Hits University City Fire Dept. After Active Posts Cut


Group wants government agency to stay out of north St. Louis

(KTRS) – Several areas are trying to convince the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to relocate to their city. But a group called Save Nor...

March shows slump in U.S. economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — For months, the U.S. economy’s strength has been flagging. Manufacturing slowed. Fewer homes were built. Cheaper gas failed ...

Mayor signs incentive for veteran employment

ST. LOUIS – (KTRS) St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay signed the Veterans Preference Bill into law today. The new law provides preferential treatment ...

Home Depot prepares to hire 1,000 in St. Louis area

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Home Depot stores in the St. Louis area are hiring up for spring. The home improvement chain is looking for seasonal work...

Governor Rauner orders information on minority and veteran hiring

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed an executive order requiring state agencies and contractors to report how many minorities a...

Contract to bring 75 jobs to Scott Air Force Base

O’FALLON, Ill. (AP) – A Virginia-based software company has announced plans to bring more than 70 new information technology jobs to Scott...

AB to move marketing jobs to New York

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – One of the most prominent companies in St. Louis is planning to move an unknown number of jobs to New York as part of a r...