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Kearney, Kansas corner sells to developer

James Tillman plans a mixed-use development.

School officials cite its new national anthem policy in dropping the NAIA Men’s Division II Basketball National Tournament.

Overall exports rise 1.7 percent to $14.2 billion in 2017, according to a state report.

The Greene County Commission votes to release projections on revenue and spending ahead of the Nov. 7 election.

The MSA is one of three statewide to hit the improvement benchmark.

The five-county MSA’s civilian labor force rises by 1.7 percent.

Rob Dixon is slated to become acting director of the Missouri Department of Economic Development.

Businesspeople and protesters react to the reform proposal after the first of several planned stops.

The U.S. unemployment rate still improves.

Economic, education and workforce development efforts are top of mind.

The Missouri jobless rate improves to 3.4 percent in November.

The organization’s board plans to hire a replacement by mid-January.

Opposition to Greene County’s Kansas Expressway extension cites traffic and environmental flaws.

The McQueary family receives the Tom Billionis Lifetime Achievement Award.

Missouri is on a mission to become the next leader in innovation.

A new campus master plan for the university spans 25 years, with Phase I beginning in early 2018.

Canadian golfer Ben Silverman earns first place at the Springfield tournament.

Positive December and January totals follow three months of missed forecasts by city officials.

Kraig Butrum takes over as the nonprofit’s chief development officer.

An estimated 53,000 people attend to view 451 classic cars.

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