Missouri Athletic Club http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines - Friday, June 22, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-june-22-2012 <p><strong>Nixon will announce budget cuts today</strong></p><p>Gov. Jay Nixon is expected to announce today if he&rsquo;ll make any reductions to the state budget &ndash; ending weeks of speculation for university and social service program administrators.</p><p>Nixon this week signed legislation funding public schools and the state departments of health and mental health without making any cuts.</p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 11:35:26 +0000 The Associated Press, Rachel Lippmann & Illinois Public Radio 3964 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines - Friday, June 22, 2012 Missouri Athletic Club gets first city smoking violation http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-athletic-club-gets-first-city-smoking-violation <p>The <a href="http://www.mac-stl.org/">Missouri Athletic Club</a> has received the first citation for violating St. Louis city's ban on smoking.</p><p>Interim health director Pamela Rice Walker says the club mistakenly believes it's exempt from the measure as a private club, saying the exemption only applies if there are no employees.</p><p>She says the department first heard about violations at the club in January, and gave the MAC 30 days to comply.</p> Wed, 09 Feb 2011 22:30:18 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 498 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri Athletic Club gets first city smoking violation