Farm City Breakfast Highlights Agribusiness in St. Joseph

The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce’s Agribusiness Committee drew more than 500 to its 13th annual Farm City Breakfast on Friday, March 24. Each year this event is held to recognize the farmer/producer and the importance of agribusiness to the … Continue reading

Alorica Adds 400 Jobs, Grows to Nearly 1,000 in St. Joseph

Alorica announced it will add 400 jobs to its St. Joseph facility, growing to nearly 1,000 locally. Alorica is located at 4315 Pickett Road. “It’s the $2 billion company you never heard of before,” said Ken Muché, Director of Global Public … Continue reading

Couple Wins Shop St. Joseph Grand Prize

For the first time in the Shop St. Joseph Holiday Program the winning prize number drawn wasn’t claimed right away, but that’s ok with John and Mae Osborn of Savannah, Mo. They were the lucky owners of grand prize ticket … Continue reading

New Grand Prize Shop St. Joseph Ticket Number Is…

The Dec. 21 winning number for the Shop St. Joseph Holiday Program is: 0363520 The shopper with the winning ticket has 24 hours to come forward to claim the $10,000 prize. Shoppers are urged to keep their tickets because if … Continue reading

Burning Economic Questions Asked and Answered at Chamber Event

Chris Kuehl, Managing Director of Armada Corporate Intelligence, and regional expert in the field of national and international economics gave his professional opinion on what the country could expect in the next four years under President Elect Donald Trump’s term. … Continue reading

Small Business Owners Learn From Peers at Summit

An all-star lineup of small business professionals gathered together on Nov. 16 to share ideas and stories of what has made them prosper. And not all of the stories were success stories. Casey Crail, son of the founder of Rocky … Continue reading

KC Fed President Talks National Economics with Big Chamber Crowd

The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City is responsible for a district that spreads from Western Missouri to Wyoming and a woman from Faucett, Mo., is its President and Chief Executive Officer. Esther George, a Missouri Western State University graduate, … Continue reading

Chamber Announces Workplace Wellness Certification

The 2016 Healthy Workforce Summit marked the announcement of a brand new Chamber program, Healthy St. Joseph. Community members gathered Thursday morning at Missouri Western State University to hear Alida Moonen, board president of the National Wellness Institute. Moonen brought … Continue reading

HPB-St. Joe BioDiesel Opens, Employs 50

About 100 members of the St. Joseph agribusiness community came together on Monday to celebrate the grand opening of HPB-St. Joe BioDiesel, a new addition to the Stockyards Industrial Area that employs 50 people. HPB-St. Joe BioDiesel, a subsidiary of … Continue reading