Marion police to 29 get new squad car cameras

MARION, Ill. (AP) – A Southern Illinois police department is getting new cameras for its squad cars. The Southern Illinoisan reports (http://bit.ly/26M35pL ) the Marion City Council has secured a loan for more than $100,000 to buy 29 in-car cameras. Marion Police chief Dawn Tondini says the cameras currently mounted inside squad cars are more than…

Walk Like Madd

[vc_text_titles title=”Walk Like Madd” title_type=”h1″ page_title_type=”v1″ title_align=”left”] Don’t miss the mother of all walks! Sunday, May 15th, 2016 Creve Coeur Park-Tremayne Shelter Registration starts at 9am; Race starts at 10am Entertainment by DJ, a visit from the Cardinals’ Fredbird, and refreshments available for purchase from area food trucks! Raffle: Tickets courtesy of Apple Vacations, Apple…

Missouri Legislature weighs business tax breaks

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri’s Republican-led Legislature is weighing a number of tax breaks for businesses as the session wraps up. Proposed tax breaks range from a package of small business incentives to an exemption for farmers who raise deer to sell their urine. The small business proposal is close to passage. Businesses with…