Blunt to Start Saving E-mails [Updated]

BREAKING NEWS — READ IT HERE FIRST Caving to mounting public criticism and still-possible legal ramifications, Gov. Matt Blunt today directed his administration to create a permanent e-mail retention system. Blunt says by doing so he is “setting a higher standard in state government and going well beyond present legal requirements.” The governor said he […]

School Boards Heading Back to Court

READ IT HERE FIRST Cole County Circuit Judge Richard Callahan will see some familiar faces in court again tomorrow. The St. Louis Board of Education and the Special Administrative Board (SAB) of St. Louis Public Schools will be heading back to Callahan’s court as the SAB seeks to pry some of the last remaining power […]

Smith Busted for False ID

PUB DEF EXCLUSIVE — READ IT HERE FIRST has learned that State Senator Jeff Smith (D-St. Louis) was issued a summons last night after trying to entering the Isle of Capri Casino in Booneville using someone else’s identification player’s card. According to a sources at the Missouri Gaming Commission, at 11:45 p.m. last night, […]