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Joplin sees post-pandemic rebound in tourism | Local News

Joplin’s post pandemic tourism numbers appear to be rebounding. Patrick Tuttle, director of the Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau, said an estimated 21,000 international visitors came to town in 2021 and spent $4.2 million while they were here. Those are the numbers from a recent report provided to the bureau by VISA Destination Insights. The …

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Hartmann: Missouri Just Can’t Reason About Taxes | Hartmann | St. Louis

click to enlarge Missouri Governor Mike Parson wants to lower Missouri’s tax rate forever because the we have a temporary budget surplus. Missouri is like a family in which everyone has agreed that a vacation is sorely needed. All the schedules have been coordinated. Everyone has arranged to be gone. The packing is done. The …

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Arts Can Have Big Economic Impact, Study Hopes to Show | Restaurant Guide | St. Louis

click to enlarge Kevin Berne Productions such as the Fox Theater’s Hadestown can have big economic impacts, a new study hopes to show. The arts have a real, though often unquantifiable, impact on the lives of those in the greater St. Louis region. A new study, however, seeks to quantify the economic impact of the …

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Sauce Magazine – Acapulco Restaurant & Lounge in St. Ann is a local landmark

Acapulco Restaurant & Lounge in St. Ann is a local landmark By Iain Shaw // August 30, 2022 The southwestern Mexican state of Oaxaca is home to one of Mexico’s proudest culinary cultures, whose moles, tlayudas and mezcal have been the subject of growing admiration in the US over the past decade. However, when Ernestina …

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Amazon is starting to deliver packages with Rivian electric vans

Amazon said Thursday it will begin to start using electric vans developed in partnership with Rivian to make deliveries. Amazon Amazon is beginning to roll out some of the electric delivery vans that it developed with Rivian Automotive, the companies announced Thursday. In September 2019, Amazon founder and then-CEO Jeff Bezos stood on stage at …

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