Stan Kroenke http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis commission rejects Rams proposal for Edward Jones Dome http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-commission-rejects-rams-proposal-edward-jones-dome <p><strong>Updated at 11:40 with comments from Mayor Slay&#39;s office.</strong></p><p><strong>Updated at 9:35 with statement from CVC.</strong></p><p>The St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission has rejected a multi-million dollar proposal from the St. Louis Rams for upgrades to the Edward Jones Dome.</p><p>St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay <a href="https://twitter.com/MayorSlay/statuses/208551272964554753">confirmed the rejection</a> on Twitter this morning. The mayor had encouraged the CVC to reject the Rams&#39; proposal because he thought the cost was too high.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 14:00:29 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 3830 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis commission rejects Rams proposal for Edward Jones Dome Jeff Fisher officially announced as Rams head coach http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jeff-fisher-officially-announced-rams-head-coach <p>The new head coach of the St. Louis Rams says he&#39;s up for the challenge of turning around a football team that has won just ten games over its last three seasons.</p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 20:58:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2871 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jeff Fisher officially announced as Rams head coach Rams fire Spagnuolo, Devaney http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/rams-fire-spagnuolo-devaney <p>The St. Louis Rams have fired their head coach, Steve Spagnuolo, and general manager Billy Devaney, a day after the team finished the 2011 season 2-14.</p><p>&quot;No one individual is to blame for this disappointing season, and we all must hold ourselves accountable,&quot; Rams owner Stanley Kronke said in a statement. &quot;However, we believe it&#39;s in the best interest of the St. Louis Rams to make these changes as we continue our quest to build a team that consistently competes for playoffs and championships.&quot;</p> Mon, 02 Jan 2012 16:57:45 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2775 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Rams fire Spagnuolo, Devaney Morning headlines: Monday, April 11, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-monday-april-11-2011 <p><strong>Jury Selection Begins in Coleman Murder Trial</strong></p><p>Jury selection begins today in Perry County Illinois in the trial of Christopher Coleman. <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/article_d953a854-63f4-11e0-8d8d-001a4bcf6878.html">That&rsquo;s according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.</a> The former Marine is accused of strangling his wife and two sons and then staging the crime scene with threatening messages on the walls.</p> Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:30:11 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 924 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Monday, April 11, 2011