Express Employment Professionals in Union/Warrenton recently honored Benjamin Villanueva as its associate of the month for November.

The William K. Busch Brewing Co. is moving forward with construction of a new brewery and distillery in Defiance for its Kräftig beer and other alcoholic beverages after receiving approval from the St. Charles County Council, according to published reports.

The Washington City Council Monday, Dec. 3, approved the purchase of 30 new Micro Form Factor Computers from SHI International Corp.

The Missouri Department of Insurance reminds consumers that the enrollment period for individual health insurance plans sold on the federal marketplace or directly by an insurance company ends Saturday, Dec. 15.

 A new report on the health insurance markets in Missouri recently was released by the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration (DIFP).

The East Central College Board of Trustees approved a resolution for its USDA loan during its meeting Monday night, Dec. 3.

New opioid prescribing recommendations designed to guide hospital-based physicians’ use have been adopted and released by a coalition of health care policy and advocacy organizations.

Construction is complete on the $3 million historic renovation of the former Langenberg Hat Building at 330 W. Front St in Washington. It also was the Hirschl and Bendheim cob pipe factory.

Gasoline prices in Missouri have fallen 9.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.17/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 3,940 stations in Missouri.

Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Securities Division issued final orders against Glenridge Capital, Tropical Trade and Morgan Finances to cease and desist after the firms each sold unregistered, nonexempt binary options — risky, all-or-nothing wagers — to Missouri investors.

The CAPS Teaching Careers program at Four Rivers Career Center held a Shadow Day to raise awareness of CTE (Career and Technical Education) and specifically its program in education.

Each year in November, the Missouri Community College Association (MCCA) recognizes people who are making an impact in their local communities.

Wilson & Co. Insurance has been recognized for its hard work and expertise in helping consumers enroll in and manage qualified health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace.

Bank of Washington Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer L. B. Eckelkamp Jr. recently announced William W. “Billy” Eckelkamp Jr. has been named to the Bank of Washington Board of Directors.

The Blu Room Wellness Center will celebrate Veterans Day the whole month of November by offering one free Blu Room session to all active and nonactive military persons and their spouses. 

Orscheln Farm & Home, along with other vendor partners, has joined Wreaths Across America by providing a trailer to join the organization’s Wreath Across America Honor Fleet.

Amy Brinkmann, kindergarten teacher at Augusta Elementary, has been named the Washington School District’s recipient of the 2018 Emerson Electric Excellence in Teaching Award.

Spartan Showcase, a leading manufacturer of bakery and retail display cases, announces the 70th anniversary of its founding.

Union High School graduate Dr. Jon Copeland, a general dentist in Wildwood, was honored Nov. 2 as the 2018 Missouri Dental Association (MDA) Outstanding New Dental Leader at the MDA House of Delegates.  

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