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Delta Queen jobs sailing into Kimmswick.

KIMMSWICK, Mo. — The Delta Queen Steamboat Co. is establishing its home port and corporate operations center in Kimmswick. The steamboat, which is expected to return to service in 2016, will create more than 170 jobs locally and an economic impact of ...

Olympic Trials vaulting into St. Louis.

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — St. Louis will play host to the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for men’s gymnastics to determine who will compete in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. The Olympic trials will be held in the Gateway Arch city June 24 and 26, 2016. I ...

Gone Girl gives back to Cape Girardeau.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — Though it was set in the fictional town of North Carthage, portions of the movie Gone Girl were shot in Cape Girardeau. And, while the big screen production did big box office, the six weeks spent shooting in the city had a big eco ...