Steve Ehlmann http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Charles Launches Push To Get Students In Class http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-charles-launches-push-get-students-class <p>Educators and politicians in St. Charles say they have a plan in place to reduce the number of chronically absent students in the city’s school district.&nbsp;</p><p>Starting next year, the district will implement a truancy court, a program designed to get families the resources they need to keep students in school as often as possible.</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 10:27:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 36341 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Charles Launches Push To Get Students In Class Amid Nationwide Scramble, Missouri Seeks To Stand Out To Nab Boeing's 777X http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/amid-nationwide-scramble-missouri-seeks-stand-out-nab-boeings-777x <p>The opportunity was too good to pass up.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When Boeing decided to move production of its&nbsp;777X&nbsp;passenger plane out of Seattle, states across the country were eager to offer their services. Missouri's political and business leaders were no exception. &nbsp;They simply couldn't miss out on the chance to cement thousands of high-paying jobs for decades to come.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jason Rosenbaum 32480 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Amid Nationwide Scramble, Missouri Seeks To Stand Out To Nab Boeing's 777X Politically Speaking: St. Charles County Executive On Boeing, Right To Work And More http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-st-charles-county-executive-boeing-right-work-and-more <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Every week, St. Louis Public Radio’s Chris McDaniel joins the St. Louis Beacon’s Jo&nbsp;Mannies&nbsp;and Jason&nbsp;Rosenbaum&nbsp;to talk about the week’s politics.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 22:17:56 +0000 Chris McDaniel 31988 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: St. Charles County Executive On Boeing, Right To Work And More