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Ameren’s “Bagnell Dam Stabilization Project” Wins Top Plant Award

Ameren’s “Bagnell Dam Stabilization Project” Wins Top Plant Award

Lake Ozark, MO (KTRS) Ameren Missouri’s Bagnell Dam at Lake of the Ozarks wins an international award. The company’s “Bagnell Dam Stabilization Project” was awarded the 2019 Top Plant Award by Power magazine. The project was completed 3 months ahead of schedule and on budget in September of 2018, and was the first major structural…

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Missouri GOP Gov. Parson Expected To Make Strong 2020 Bid

Missouri GOP Gov. Parson Expected To Make Strong 2020 Bid

By SUMMER BALLENTINE Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Parson is Missouri’s unexpected governor, assuming power when his predecessor resigned in scandal. A little more than a year into his mostly uneventful stewardship of the state, the Republican governor is expected to announce Sunday that he’s seeking a full term, and his folksy…

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Former Stenger chief of staff sentenced to 15 months

Former Stenger chief of staff sentenced to 15 months

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The top aide to former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has been sentenced to 15 months in federal prison for helping Stenger carry out his pay-for-play scheme. A judge on Friday sentenced Bill Miller, Stenger’s chief of staff. Miller pleaded guilty in May to theft of honest services through bribery and wire…

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Governor Parson Met With Clergy Members About Gun Violence In St. Louis

Governor Parson Met With Clergy Members About Gun Violence In St. Louis

St. Louis, MO (KTRS)  Governor Mike Parson is pledging more resources to help combat gun violence in the city of St. Louis. The Governor met with St. Louis clergy members on Thursday to discuss the issue.Parson said he would seek funding to curb violence and address long-term solutions such as education and job training. He…

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Suspected Bank Robber in Custody

Suspected Bank Robber in Custody

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) A suspected bank robber wanted by the FBI is now in police custody. 37-year-old Shayne McKee, a.k.a Shayne Shaw, was arrested Thursday. He was wanted for allegedly robbing the St. Louis Community Credit Union in Jennings back in May of 2018.

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