COVID-19 hospitalization data flawed in Missouri

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Missouri’s dashboard has posted a message that the total number of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 has been underreported since Oct. 17 O’FALLON, Mo. — With the number of coronavirus patients requiring hospitalization rising at alarming levels, Missouri and perhaps a handful of other states are unable to post accurate data […]

St. Louis County company Maritz lays off workers

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FENTON, Mo. — Maritz, the Fenton-based marketing services company, said it will lay off another 107 workers, beginning in February, as it deals with the impacts of the pandemic. Maritz, based at a large campus in Fenton, provides sales and marketing services that include operating employee recognition programs and corporate […]

Free flu shots in St. Louis

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Dr. Mati Hlatshwayo Davis says flu vaccines not only protect individual patients but keep valuable resources open as coronavirus hospitalizations rise. ST. LOUIS — Thursday afternoon, a crew put the finishing touches on the sign at the Urban League’s empowerment center off North Kingshighway.  This weekend, they expect hundreds of […]