Big Pro Bike Race Pedals To Missouri

Big-time bicycle racing is returning to a state where world bicycle championships and endurance records were set 120 years ago. World-class professional bicyclists will be racing for 600 miles through Missouri next September in the Tour of Missouri, which organizers...

Transportation Expert Calls for New Thinking

A nationally recognized transportation planner hopes those who rebuild the interstate system look beyond the interstate system and today’s highays philosophies. Executive Director William Ankner with the Missouri Transportation Institute in Rolla says these are...

State Approves AmerenUE Plan to Restore Black River

The Departmentof Natural Resources likes AmerenUE’s plan for restoring part of the Black River below its Taum Sauk Reservoir. The segment flowing through Johnson Shut-Ins state park was damaged when the upper Taum Sauk reservoir collapsed last December. The area...

Tourism Numbers Flat

Tourism in this state is flat – at least for the first six months of the year. Tourism officials blame high gas prices and a lack of support by the Legislature. A research administrator for the Missouri Division of Tourism says high gas prices have cut the...