Recent economic development studies in Northeast Missouri show two overarching trends: A large percentage of the workforce is underemployed and many employers have trouble finding applicants with the right skills.
HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Sunday was just the kind of day mural artist Ray Harvey loves. It was mild and cloudy, without rain. It also was the day that the Kickstarter website reported the funding campaign for a mural on Hannibal City Hall exceeded its $15,000 goal