Day: November 1, 2017

Governor Greitens Announces Recommendations to Shrink Government

Governor Eric Greitens announced the results of a task force created to evaluate the state’s boards and commissions. Task force recommendations include the elimination of nearly 450 bureaucratic appointments, the consolidation of boards and commissions that do duplicative work and the creation of overarching boards that can provide oversight on a number of issues. These recommendations will shrink the size of government, cut red tape and make it easier to do business in the state […]

RELEASE: St. Louis Police Foundation Hosts “Breakfast with the Chief” Fundraising Event

On the morning of Wednesday, November 1, 2017, The St. Louis Police Foundation hosted the 2nd annual “Breakfast with the Chief” fundraising event. Steve Savard, from KMOV Channel 4, was the Master of Ceremonies of the event which included a question and answer session led by Kelly Chase, with special guests Brett Hull and Al MacInnis, members of the National Hockey League’s Hall of Fame. The event was held to fund future training, equipment, and […]

MoDOT’s turnover rate hovering around 10 percent, but what does it mean for Missouri’s transportation system?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – “Work smarter, not harder.” Or at least that’s the message that the Missouri Department of Transportation is getting from the Show-Me State. For years now, MoDOT has been struggling to keep employees from leaving the ship, as employees have increasingly left the department to find better-paying jobs. It’s an issue that’s been highlighted before the legislature, but one that seems to have no answers in sight. Right now, MoDOT’s turnover rate […]

Centene To Present At Credit Suisse 26th Annual Healthcare Conference

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today it will present at the Credit Suisse 26th Annual Healthcare conference, to be held November 6-8, 2017, at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. Centene is scheduled to present at 3:20 p.m. Mountain Time (MT) on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. A simultaneous live audio webcast is also available at: A webcast replay of the presentation will be available afterwards via the Company’s website at […]

St. Louis Blues’ home may be getting a new name

The Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis may be getting a new name. First reported by the St. Louis Business Journal, a Reddit user took a picture of the jumbotron at center ice with a mock-up of the Scottrade Center rebranded as the Enterprise Arena. Enterprise Rent-a-Car is also a sponsor of the NHL, in the past the car company had commercials featuring former St. Louis Blues players Martin Brodeur and TJ Oshie. This wouldn’t […]