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New Year minimum wage hikes will boost consumer spending, strengthen economy

By TIM ROWDEN Editor-in-Chief More than 20 states, including Missouri and Illinois, will be raising their minimum wages to ring in the new year, according to...

More than 2,000 Missouri and Illinois transportation projects started in first...

By TIM ROWDEN Editor-in-Chief Missouri and Illinois secured funding for more than 2,000 transportation projects started in this, the first year of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment...

Recovery Friendly Workplaces empower organizations to support employees impacted by substance...

The opioid crisis has exacted a heavy toll in the United States over the past decade with drug overdoses now ranking as the leading...

Prayer vigil for missing Plumbers & Pipefitters 562 apprentice draws overflow...

Local 562 members joined family and friends at memorial event By SHERI GASSAWAY Missouri Correspondent Washington, MO – About 250 people attended a prayer vigil here Nov....

Teachers’ unions battle staff shortages

As schools across the region and throughout Missouri and Illinois face teacher shortages, raising pay and using federal relief funds to invest in the...

Hundreds of workers at Red Wing Shoe facility file petition for...

(POTOSI, MO) — Workers at a Red Wing Shoe facility in Potosi, Mo., filed a petition today with the National Labor Relations Board to...

Root 66 cannabis workers become first in Missouri to unionize with...

Workers at a medical marijuana dispensary in St. Louis became the first cannabis industry workers in Missouri to vote to join a union on...

Missouri to be well represented at Tradeswomen Building Bridges Delegation in...

They are among 50 delegates from North America who will represent the diversity of women working in construction at the event, which will be...

Biden promotes infrastructure investments in visit to Missouri

“No more talking. Action!” By TIM ROWDEN Managing Editor Kansas City, MO — President Joe Biden came to the Show-Me state for his first stop on the...

Victory! – House passes $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill

Washington – The bipartisan infrastructure bill – the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act – was signed by President Biden on Nov. 15. The bill will...