State and Regional News

Governor takes action to curb rising healthcare premiums for Missourians

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed Executive Order 19-13, creating the Missouri Health Insurance Innovation Task Force. The Governor’s action aims to curb rising healthcare premiums and increase access and competition in health insurance markets for all Missourians.

Call for nominations: Missouri’s historic places in peril

The Missouri Alliance for Historic Preservation (Missouri Preservation) has announced a call for nominations for its historic Places in Peril list for 2019. Missouri Preservation is a statewide non-profit historic preservation advocacy organization aimed at preserving place and community for future generations of Missourians.

DED awards $200,000 to assist St. Louis college prep non-profit

The Missouri Department of Economic Development has awarded $200,000 in Youth Opportunity Program (YOP) tax credits to College Bound St. Louis, a non-profit organization that enables low-income youth to prepare for and complete college.