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4.25.17 Local Educators, Business Leaders Discuss 'CAPS' with County Executive 4.25.17 Local Educators, Business Leaders Discuss 'CAPS' with County Executive
Local leaders met recently with St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann to discuss a new, national program that places high school students in contact with local businesses through a profession-based learning approach.
3.20.17 St. Charles County 'Spring Into Jobs' Fair Events Set for April 10, 11 and 13 3.20.17 St. Charles County 'Spring Into Jobs' Fair Events Set for April 10, 11 and 13
The local unemployment rate is at one of its lowest points in years, but employers throughout St. Charles County are eagerly looking for full-time, part-time, permanent and temporary workers!
3.7.17 Nike IHM Honored for More Than Two Decades of Growth and Global Success in Missouri... 3.7.17 Nike IHM Honored for More Than Two Decades of Growth and Global Success in Missouri...
Nike IHM, a subsidiary of Nike Inc., recently was honored by the St. Charles County Workforce Development Board for its growth and global success. The company has been located in Missouri Research Park at Highway 40-61 in the Weldon Spring area for more than two decades.
2.21.17 6th Year of Annual Retail Sales Growth; St. Charles County Sets New Record at $5.8 Billion 2.21.17 6th Year of Annual Retail Sales Growth; St. Charles County Sets New Record at $5.8 Billion
Annual retail sales in 2016 climbed for the sixth consecutive year in St. Charles County, setting a new record of $5,882,200,818, a 3.81 percent increase over 2015, according to figured just released by the St. Charles County Finance Department.
2.9.17 Median Household Income Grows More Than 13 Percent Since 2010, St. Charles County Leads... 2.9.17 Median Household Income Grows More Than 13 Percent Since 2010, St. Charles County Leads...
St. Charles County has the highest median household income of any Missouri County—$74,009 per year—according to newly released information from the 2015 U.S. Census and the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC).