licenses http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. auditor Schweich to examine local license offices http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-auditor-schweich-examine-local-license-offices <p>Missouri Auditor <a href="http://www.tomschweich.com/">Tom Schweich</a> is looking into the local offices that issue Missouri vehicle and driver's licenses.</p><p>Schweich said Monday his audit will examine the <a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">Department of Revenue</a>'s process for awarding contracts to run the offices. He also plans to review the operating procedures of some of the 183 license offices.</p> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 21:04:46 +0000 The Associated Press 527 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. auditor Schweich to examine local license offices Cape Girardeau selected for final Mo. casino license http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cape-girardeau-selected-final-mo-casino-license <p>The <a href="http://www.mgc.dps.mo.gov/index.html">Missouri Gaming Commission</a> has selected Cape Girardeau as the new site for the state&#39;s 13th casino license.</p><p>Commissioner Jim Mathewson said that Cape Girardeau &quot;made a good presentation&quot; and &quot;had lots of support from the community.&quot;</p><p>Mathewson also cited &quot;oversaturation of the market&quot; when asked why St. Louis was not awarded the license.</p><p>(Updates have been made to this story below)</p><p> Wed, 01 Dec 2010 17:43:22 +0000 Marshall Griffin & Kelsey Proud 46 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cape Girardeau selected for final Mo. casino license Koman, Tropicana to jointly fund Chain of Rocks casino http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/koman-tropicana-jointly-fund-chain-rocks-casino <p>A Las Vegas-based gaming company has entered a deal to help finance and operate the proposed casino at the Chain of Rocks bridge in north St. Louis.</p> <p>The financing by the numbers after the jump:</p> Tue, 30 Nov 2010 00:31:36 +0000 & Kelsey Proud 39 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Koman, Tropicana to jointly fund Chain of Rocks casino