JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The most recent edition of Missouri's official manual now is available online. The "Blue Book" manual was printed every two years until a 2010 law barred its paper publication. The goal was to save about $1.7 million in costs. The Blue Book includes information about public officials and agencies, local governments, elections and political parties. The new online manual can be viewed at www.mobluebook.com.
Most season ticket holders will have to pay more for their 2014 Cardinal's tickets. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that overall season tickets will see an average increase of 4.1 percent. Club president Bill DeWitt-the-third told the paper that 83 percent of season ticket prices will go up, more than half by one dollar a game.
The team is also redrawing the section map in response to data showing high demand for certain sections.
About 22,000 season ticket holders will receive their renewal notices over the next few days.
Individual game tickets go on sale February 28th.
A U.S. Marine from Poplar Bluff will be laid to rest this weekend.
Staff Sergeant Eric Summers was one of four Marines killed last month during a bomb removal training exercise at Camp Pendleton.
An honor guard met the Marine's casket at Lambert Airport Thursday evening and escorted his remains back to Poplar Bluff.
Summers' funeral will be Saturday.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has ordered flags be flown half staff tomorrow to honor Summers bravery.
Good news for commuters who cross the Mississippi River frequently.
The new Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge is set to open on February 9. The Stan Span has been under construction since 2010. Workers connected the two sides of the bridge in July. The bridge comes with a price tag of around $230 million and is part of the larger $700 million Mississippi River Bridge Project.
The Stan Span will carry I-70 over the river.