For district employees, the well-being of each of the 25,000 students enrolled in Springfield Public Schools was the first priority following the COVID-19 pandemic.
People Centric's Don Harkey: "In the past few weeks, our community has been stressed with not only trying to figure out how to deal with an impending pandemic, but also with the economic impact of social distancing."
Without realizing it, Springfield Public Schools had been preparing for the coronavirus pandemic for nearly a decade.
Those with experience say communication tools and security measures are keys to working from home.
COVID-19 triggers need for a fresh outlook on business' future.
The $2 trillion U.S. stimulus package includes funds for payroll protection, tax credits.
Local leaders grapple with the new statewide rule as businesses issue queries.
Nine nonprofits are the first to receive COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund monies.
Agencies deal with funding shortages while meeting increased community needs.
The coronavirus pandemic increases the need for food among local families.
The nonprofit suspends in-person programming and also starts virtual activities.
The KC Tenants group issues demands to the governor.
The organization cites the coronavirus and recessionary impacts on the retailer.
Prospective students don't have to take the ACT or SAT during the coronavirus pandemic.
SBJ Editor Eric Olson urges the governor to set statewide restrictions to curb the coronavirus.
The Greene County coronavirus case count is now above 50.
Gov. Mike Parson announces potential buildings for use if hospitals can't match coronavirus demand.
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
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When singer-songwriter Justin Larkin had gigs cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, he decided to see it as an opportunity. Larkin is spending his downtime with family, staying positive and …
CEO Jen Davis and founder Dan Holt of Holt Homes Group with Keller Williams discuss safety precautions and virtual tour options realtors are taking in light of COVID-19. Duration: 2:19
Amy Greene, owner of IPA Educational Supply says with distance learning in effect, parents are looking for help. Green says though they are an essential business, they are encouraging customers to …
Are you part of a temporary layoff? The Missouri Department of Labor’s electronic mass claims filing system helps employers and employees file claims quickly and efficiently. Mass claims are …
Katherine Trombetta with the Missouri Job Center says they’ve been using social media to try to help people with their job search during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Job Center will host several …
Community Foundation of the Ozarks has committed $1 million to help community nonprofits dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. CFO President Brian Fogle says though they have helped with natural …
With employees working remotely, it’s critical to be vigilant with computer security. Todd Nielsen, chief strategy officer with JMark, says even the best software can’t eliminate all spam or …
The Missouri Department of Labor has a Shared Work Program, which is a lay-off aversion program for businesses faced with a reduction in available work. Duration: 2:23
Richard Ollis, CEO of Ollis/Akers/Arney, says there are analogies between being deployed in the military and current events. Ollis says he learned some tricks of the trade during his three, seven …