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This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon, Dec. 14, 2011 - Leaders of the successful effort to disincorporate St. George denounced the St. Louis County Council's choice for a trustee to facilitate the final stages of dissolving the tiny municipality.

The reason? The trustee was among the leaders of the drive: Bob Burns.

Morning headlines: Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Nov 9, 2011
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McCreery wins St. Louis County House seat, Sommer wins St. Charles County seat

A Democrat who ran as an independent after losing out on her party's nomination has prevailed in a three-way race for a vacant state House seat in St. Louis County.

Morning headlines: Thursday, June 23, 2011

Jun 23, 2011
(U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Jay Woods)

Another Levee Breach in Northwestern Mo.

A new levee breach in northwestern Missouri threatens to close yet another section of Interstate 29.

Morning headlines: Friday, May 20, 2011

May 20, 2011
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Legislation Reducing Penalties for Initial Misdemeanors Headed to Nixon

Legislation headed to Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon would reduce the potential penalties for initial violations of misdemeanors such as driving without a valid license, failing to maintain vehicle liability insurance and being a minor in possession of alcohol. Instead of the possibility of jail time, the legislation only would allow fines up to $300.