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By Patrick Tuohey on Sep 16, 2015

In Heywood Sanders’ book Convention Follies, he writes about the failure of convention centers and hotels to lead to economic development—or even recoup the costs of the investments themselves.

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By Brittany Wagner on Sep 16, 2015

California teacher Laura Randazzo is not just a teacher—she’s a teacherpreneur.

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By Michael Rathbone on Sep 14, 2015

I’ll bet that’s what Phelps County officials are thinking as they set out to create a new tax increment financing (TIF) district in Rolla. This time they want a new marketplace on the north side of Interstate 44.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Sep 11, 2015

Historically, the Show-Me Institute has rarely joined lawsuits or amicus briefs in Supreme Court cases. But this week, along with several other state public-policy research and educational organizations, the Institute filed an amicus brief in support of the plaintiffs in Friedrichs v.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Sep 09, 2015

Football season is upon us, and while I’m cautiously optimistic about the Chiefs this year, I’m really looking forward to another year of fantasy football. 

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By Joseph Miller on Sep 09, 2015

                Parking at Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport (STL) can get expensive. Depending on the lot, the airport will charge anywhere from $7 to $23 dollars a day.

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By James V. Shuls on Sep 09, 2015

Several years ago, my wife and I were in the market to buy a house. As is customary, we had an inspection completed on the house we wanted to purchase. Minor things were noted here and there on the report, but one thing in particular caught our eye.

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By Joseph Miller on Sep 08, 2015

In the first three blog posts in this series (here, here, and

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By Patrick Tuohey on Sep 08, 2015

KSHB news reported Tuesday that portions of Kansas City International Airport's (MCI) Terminal C were evacuated due to an "unruly passenger."

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By John Wright on Sep 04, 2015

If you grab lunch at Sister Cities in the Dutchtown neighborhood of St. Louis, you’re likely to be greeted by Javion Johnson (going by JJ), who works the front of the popular Cajun and BBQ restaurant several days a week.

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