KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Kansas City Life Insurance Company recorded net income of $4.5 million or $0.47 per share in the third quarter of 2019, a decrease of $1.8 million or $0.17 per share compared to the third quarter of 2018. Net income totaled $13.8 million or $1.43 per share in the first nine months of 2019, up from $11.8 million or $1.22 per share in the first nine months of 2018.
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today extended its commitment to customers, electric and natural gas industry investors, and other stakeholders by voluntarily participating in the second iteration of the environmental, social, governance and sustainabi…
ST. LOUIS and TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) has expanded its presence in the state of Missouri, and during this year's Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP), running now through Dec. 7, 2019, Medicare-eligible beneficiaries in Christian, D…
There are over 12,000 children currently in Missouri's foster system. That number doesn't include children who have been diverted because those numbers aren't tracked.
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 8, 2019 Hy-Vee and Hallmark are thanking veterans and active-duty military members with a card-signing event at Hy-Vee's more than 260 stores during the grocer's annual free Veterans Day breakfast event. On Monday, Nov. 11, all veterans and active-duty military members…
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today announced third quarter 2019 GAAP and core net income attributable to common shareholders of $364 million, or $1.47 per diluted share, compared to third quarter 2018 GAAP net income attributable to common shareholde…
When Missouri State Sen. Tony Luetkemeyer read a News-Press NOW article about St. Joseph police officers receiving awards for their heroism, he knew he had to take the recognition to the next level.
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The St. Louis Cardinals and The Cordish Companies celebrated a major milestone of the $260 million expansion of Ballpark Village with the opening of the Class-A Office Tower - The PwC Pennant Building - marking the first building to open within the sec…
Bruce Franks Jr. signed a consent order with the Missouri Ethics Commission on Thursday, agreeing to pay the state $250 per month until the $14,169 fine is paid off.
Matthew Schelp was on a team of attorneys working for former Gov. Eric Greitens as he dealt with multiple investigations into his behavior last year.
The added funds flowed into the state's general checkbook despite last year's decision by Republicans to cut tax rates for individuals and businesses.
CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning Nov. 1 through Dec. 15, Missouri residents may select Ambetter from Home State Health for healthcare coverage in 57 counties through the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace. This year, Ambetter from Home State Health continues to pro…
Speakers, who were there by invite only, discussed solutions and potential legislation to tackle Missouri's gun violence problem.
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mattress Direct (www.stlmattressdirect.com) a St. Louis based Mattress Seller, and their subsidiary, Campbell Mattress (www.campbellsleep.com), a mattress manufacturer in Cape Girardeau, MO have announced a partnership with the Stanley Cup Champion St.…
"Few campaign contributions are more unseemly than when the target of a government investigation contributes to the official conducting the investigation," the policy says. "These contributions give the appearance of outright bribery of law enforcement."
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As daylight hours get shorter and lighting usage increases, Ameren Missouri is helping customers to save in two ways. First, the company is offering customers ENERGY STAR® certified LED bulbs for as little as 25 cents apiece, at participating retail lo…
St. Louis, as well as St. Louis and St. Charles counties, will remain in the Gateway Vehicle Inspection Program.
The trade association says it wants to "diminish the black market" by ensuring quality control within Missouri's legal medical marijuana industry.
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Kansas City Life Insurance Company declared a quarterly dividend of $0.27 per share on October 28, 2019. The dividend will be payable on November 13, 2019, to stockholders of record on November 7, 2019.
State House Speaker Elijah Haahr and members of the Blue Ribbon Panel spoke on MU's campus about developments concerning the hyperloop transportation and the need for a test track.
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Missouri announced plans today to construct a new $20.7 million operating center for its electric operations serving North St. Louis and surrounding communities.
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missouri Botanical Garden announced today plans for the new Jack C. Taylor Visitor Center to enhance the guest experience, better reflect its world-renowned reputation, and re-introduce a city treasure to the community and generations to come. Thi…
The settlement is the latest in a multi-million dollar string of legal payouts made by Missouri taxpayers in recent years.
When it comes to murder rates, the Show-Me State is among the deadliest dominions in the U.S., coming in at No. 3 in "The State of Safety in the U.S." from security website Safewise.
Columbia Mayor Brian Treece joined Gov. Mike Parson and the mayors of Springfield, St. Louis and Kansas City to discuss strategies for addressing what they call a public health crisis.
Missouri's current financial policies have caused it to be one of the least economically prepared states in the nation, Galloway said during a news conference Tuesday.
State Auditor Nicole Galloway, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor, is expected to meet Gov. Mike Parson in the November general election next year.
Some counties in Missouri have faced harsh budget cuts and increases in sales tax in order to compensate for lack of state reimbursements.
The officer, James "Mitch" Ellis, had just gotten off work and was headed home to Hecker when his car was hit head-on by a vehicle trying to pass a truck. Ellis, 49, was the father of five children and a Marine veteran who served in Iraq.
Missouri Speaker of the House Elijah Haahr has experience in leadership roles, from student government at Missouri Western State University to becoming the youngest person in charge of the Missouri House of Representatives.
According to the Transgender Law Center, 3.8% of Missouri's total adult population, or about 180,000 individuals, identify as LGBTQ.
A man who stands accused of tampering with the motor vehicle rented by two missing Wisconsin brothers pleaded not guilty in court Monday morning.
Yinka Faleti, a Democrat, filed paperwork last week to raise money for his bid to beat first-term incumbent Republican Jay Ashcroft in the 2020 statewide election.