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GREATER KANSAS CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Berneking Named Woman of Distinction by American Heart Association

Pam Berneking, Chief Operating Officer of CommunityAmerica Credit Union, is being honored as the 2019 Woman of Distinction for the Go Red for Women movement in Kansas City.

Missouri building permits: November 2018

Missouri issued 1,357 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Washington University in St. Louis ranks 8th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Washington University in St. Louis finished eighth in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Pemiscot County residents is highest in Missouri

Pemiscot County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Missouri, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Columbia and Saint Louis University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

GREATER KANSAS CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chiefs Promote Anne Scharf to Vice President of Hunt Family Foundation and Civic Affairs

On Friday, the Kansas City Chiefs announced that Anne Scharf has been promoted to Vice President of Hunt Family Foundation and Civic Affairs.

COLUMBIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leadership Columbia Learns About Media, Social Services, Development And Industry and State Government

The Leadership Columbia 2019 class has been busy meeting in the spring months with sessions focusing on Media, Social Services, Development & Industry, and State Government.

Canada is the top destination for Kansas City, MO-KS metro area exports in 2017

Kansas City, MO-KS exported $2.36 billion to Canada in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 7.4 percent from $2.2 billion in 2016.

St. Louis County exports down 36.1% since 2013

St. Louis County exports decreased 36.1 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Analysis: Missouri posts 28th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,199 properties in Missouri started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 28th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

St. Louis County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

St. Louis County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Canada is the top destination for St. Louis, MO-IL metro area exports in 2017

St. Louis, MO-IL exported $2.19 billion to Canada in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 12.3 percent from $1.95 billion in 2016.

St. Charles County exports down 7% since 2013

St. Charles County exports decreased 7 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

St. Louis city exports down 32.4% since 2013

St. Louis city exports decreased 32.4 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

St. Charles County exported $1.45 billion worth of goods in 2017

St. Charles County exported $1.45 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 20.8 percent from $1.2 billion in 2016.

Franklin County exports up 51% since 2013

Franklin County exports increased 51 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

St. Louis city exported $1.32 billion worth of goods in 2017

St. Louis city exported $1.32 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 20 percent from $1.1 billion in 2016.

Jefferson County exports down 5.2% since 2013

Jefferson County exports decreased 5.2 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Franklin County exported $0.24 billion worth of goods in 2017

Franklin County exported $0.24 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 14.3 percent from $0.21 billion in 2016.

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