Gov. Parson Announces Plan To Attract GM To Invest In Wentzville Plant

Wentzville, MO  (KTRS)  A $1 billion expansion at Wentzville’s General Motors plant is one step closer to becoming a reality. On Wednesday Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced a proposed incentives package that includes annual tax credits to automakers that invest at least $500 million in plant upgrades. Parson held a closed door meeting at Wentzville…

Illinois American Water Issues Mandatory Water Conservation

A levee break on Chouteau Island has prompted Illinois American Water to issue a mandatory water conservation for metro east customers. This mandatory water conservation affects about 300-thousand customers while crews make repairs. According to Karen Cooper, senior manager of field operations and production for Illinois American Water’s Southern division, a levee broke south of…