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Nasheed endorses Tishaura Jones for St. Louis mayor

Nasheed endorses Tishaura Jones for St. Louis mayor

ST. LOUIS – Just a week after pulling out of the race for St. Louis mayor, Sen. Jamilah Nasheed is now endorsing St. Louis City Treasurer Tishaura Jones in that same race. The state senator made the announcement with a news release posted on Twitter Tuesday afternoon, urging voters to unite with her behind Jones.


Alderman Krewson to run for St. Louis mayor

ST. LOUIS — Lyda Krewson, who has served for nearly two decades on the city’s Board of Aldermen, announced on Tuesday she wants to become St. Louis’ next mayor. Krewson, a Democrat who represents St. Louis’ Central West End, went public with her decision to run for city government’s top spot with a YouTube video

Election Night

Slay decides not to seek reelection, ends historic era at St. Louis City Hall

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay, the longest serving and one of the most successful mayors in city history, announced Friday that he would not seek re-election in 2017, ending a 16-year run. The announcement caps a triumphant week for Slay after the NGA announced it would stay in St. Louis and the earnings tax was

Concept art of proposed N. St. Louis site

Officials to discuss proposed NGA site in North St. Louis County

ST. LOUIS –   The governor and elected officials from the St. Louis area will hold a public meeting to show their support for a proposed National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) site Thursday evening. While the meeting will largely entail the Army Corps of Engineers’ Draft Environmental Impact Study of the proposed facility on the expected site,