Morning Minutes: Floods raise grain prices, SunEdison looks to boost balance sheet

Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:

Grain prices climb as floods close waterways, jeopardize crops

As residents and businesses near Missouri’s swollen waterways try to stave off rising waters or survey the initial effects of rivers that have breached containment, grain farmers and commodities buyers are engaging in another sort of struggle. Read more


SunEdison strikes deals to boost balance sheet

After a rocky 2015, the world’s biggest clean energy company is taking steps to improve its balance sheet, announcing a pair of deals to reduce debt and sell its stake in a 336-megawatt portfolio of solar farms. Read more


Cerner to be sole data host for new government project

The new $4.3 billion Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization contract has been modified to make Cerner Corp. the sole data host for a remodeled military health records system. Read more


St. Louis County audit flags possible duplicate payments to vendors, other concerns

Potential duplicate payments to vendors of as much as $10.9 million were among the findings in a wide-ranging audit of St. Louis County government released Wednesday. Read more


St. Louis files eminent domain suit to clear land for NGA site

A St. Louis city agency filed suit Tuesday against several property owners in order to push land sales through and make way for a federal agency. Read more


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