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    East Central College to Host Manufacturing Day Oct. 6

    This article originally ran on EastCentral.edu on September 22, 2022.  East Central College is inviting local manufacturers and community members to…

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    A new mode of shipping aims to ease supply-chain pains and breathe new life into our rivers

    This article originally ran in St. Louis Magazine on September 26, 2022.  Take a riverboat cruise with Caitlin Murphy and she’ll…

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    St. Louis area trucking firms gain drivers in 2021, bucking national trends

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Business Journal on September 26, 2022.  It’s no secret the trucking industry is…

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    Belleville to see expansion of tool and die plant

    This article originally ran in the Belleville News-Democrat on September 22, 2022.  Belleville City Council has entered into development agreements that…

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    4 companies ink deals as demand grows for St. Louis-area warehouses

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on September 16, 2022.  Four companies have signed deals for warehouses not…

  • Prairie restoration at Roeslein Alternative Energy's farm in northern Missouri. Prairie strips planted between row crop can mitigate erosion and run-off and provide wildlife habitat. Prairie plantings also can be harvested for use in producing renewable natural gas. BILL KONWAY | ROESLEIN ALTERNATIVE ENERGY

    St. Louis-led partnership wins $80M federal grant to develop ‘climate-smart’ agriculture production

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Business Journal on September 16, 2022.  A partnership group led by Crestwood-based renewable…

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    Department of Labor awards $5.8 million grant to Madison County and the region to be a part of the Apprenticeship Building America program

    This article originally ran on RiverBender.com on September 13, 2022.  The U.S. Department of Labor awarded Madison County and the St.…

  • Grand Reopening Celebration Marks Completion of New Merchants Bridge

    Delivery of region’s highest priority infrastructure project will double volume of freight that can move through middle America The 133-year-old…

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    Record Construction Fuels Industrial Market Activity in St. Louis Region

    This article originally ran on RebusinessOnline.com on September 8, 2022.  Modern bulk distribution buildings under construction in the St. Louis region…

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    Wisconsin beef producer begins work on $800M St. Louis-area facility

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Business Journal on September 13, 2022.  American Foods Group, a Green Bay, Wisconsin-based…