Here are today’s top headlines from across Missouri:
Techstars Kansas City on Monday announced the newest class of startups that will participate in its three-month accelerator program. The 10 startups are building products that range from software to help manufacturing companies with safety tracking to technology to detect pathogens in food. Read more
Digital Sandbox KC, a program that provides funding and support to early-stage entrepreneurs in Kansas City, welcomed four new startups to its portfolio Monday. The announcement follows last week’s news that Digital Sandbox KC had received $950,000 in grants to continue its programming. Read more
Vice President Mike Pence will tour fundraising events Thursday to help buttress Republican candidates who could face tight races this November, including Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, the top GOP challenger to U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, Missouri’s Democratic incumbent. Read more
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