Isle of Capri http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines - Friday, June 8, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-june-8-2012 <p><strong>Judge rules that the CVC must release more Dome documents</strong></p><p>The St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission is being ordered to release more documents related to the renovation of the Edward Jones Dome.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 11:18:10 +0000 Rachel Lippmann & The Associated Press 3872 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines - Friday, June 8, 2012 Morning Headlines: Thursday, September 1, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-thursday-september-1-2011 <p><strong>Isle of Capri begins to take shape</strong></p><p>Convoys of trucks began arriving Tuesday night at the construction site for the Isle of Capri casino in Cape Girardeau with concrete for the foundation. <a href="http://bit.ly/rpvdRt">The Southeast Missourian reports </a>that crews worked for nearly 12 hours, pouring more than 2,100 cubic yards of concrete.</p><p>The $125 million Isle of Capri is scheduled to open in late 2012. Features are expected to include three restaurants, a terrace overlooking the river and a 750-seat event center.</p><p><strong>Heat breaks record</strong></p> Thu, 01 Sep 2011 14:20:29 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 1973 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning Headlines: Thursday, September 1, 2011 Three levees overtopped along Mo. river, more flooding expected http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/three-levees-overtopped-along-mo-river-more-flooding-expected <p>The massive amount of water flowing south and east along the Missouri River will begin to flood portions of central Missouri this Independence Day holiday weekend.</p><p>The Missouri River at Jefferson City is forecast to rise by six feet and reach 29 feet as early as Thursday, just a foot shy of the top of the city&#39;s north levee.&nbsp; Jim Kramper with the National Weather Service office in St. Louis expects the capital city&#39;s flood threat to remain at moderate.</p> Mon, 27 Jun 2011 22:49:29 +0000 Marshall Griffin & The Associated Press 1514 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Three levees overtopped along Mo. river, more flooding expected Morning headlines: Friday, April 1, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-april-1-2011 <p><strong>Martin Family Files Suit Against August Busch IV</strong></p> Fri, 01 Apr 2011 14:30:57 +0000 Julie Bierach, The Associated Press & KRCU 856 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Friday, April 1, 2011 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