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Rebecca Martin (Reporter)

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Rebecca Martin is assistant city editor of the News Tribune. She also reports on business news in the Jefferson City area.

App-driven transportation's Jefferson City prospects driven by state legislation

Published Dec. 4 2016

Now two weeks after Uber brought its 21st century transportation model to Springfield, local residents might be wondering whether ride-hailing...

BizBeat: Select Physical Therapy relocating

Published Dec. 4 2016

Select Physical Therapy will move its longtime Jefferson City clinic this month.

BizBeat: Towne Grill renovations on hold for spring

Published Nov. 27 2016

Renovations to Towne Grill's dining area will have to wait until next spring, owner Gloria Vogt told the News Tribune...

BizBeat: Knockerball rolls in play option for all ages at Capital Mall

Published Nov. 20 2016

A day before the new SSM Health Children's Experience celebrated its ribbon-cutting following Capital Mall's Christmas parade Saturday, Knockerball Mid-MO...

BizBeat: Southern Boone YMCA plans larger, permanent location

Published Nov. 20 2016

The Southern Boone Area YMCA has purchased 15 acres of land in Ashland, where the organization intends to build a...

BizBeat: Discount liquor store taps out

Published Nov. 20 2016

Tony and Victor's Discount Liquors, which opened this past May at 2121 Missouri Blvd. in Jefferson City, closed up shop...

Urban renewal could resuscitate hotel project

Published Nov. 13 2016

The owners of the former Truman Hotel & Conference Center may not be finished seeking financial assistance from Jefferson City...

Protecting assets from cyber threats

Published Nov. 8 2016

Few small businesses question the need to protect their physical assets with locks and security cameras. But what about the...

How toxic is your workplace?

Published Nov. 7 2016

As Missouri's employment laws continue their tendency to favor employees, guarding a business against claims of hostile work environment requires...

BizBeat: Local businesses team up to deliver sweet treats

Published Nov. 6 2016

Two locally owned businesses are teaming up to offer treats both ice cold and fresh out of the oven to...

Jenny Babcock: Music venue owner left 'box jobs' to bring entertainment to Capital City

Published Oct. 31 2016

"Staying busy doing something you love, it's not a burden," Jenny Babcock, owner of The Mission, said.

Janet Weckenborg: Hospital VP seeks to move community forward with many roles

Published Oct. 31 2016

"I believe that we are better every day, and when we're not, we take ourselves to task," Janet Weckenborg, vice...

New population projections predict sluggish growth for Jefferson City area

Published Oct. 31 2016

Jefferson City's population is expected to grow at a slower pace than nine other Missouri metro areas in the next...

BizBeat: Big O Tires opening Monday at former theater location

Published Oct. 30 2016

Big O Tires' new Jefferson City location is set to open its garage doors to customers on Monday.

BizBeat: Smoothie King to open Nov. 4

Published Oct. 23 2016

Smoothie King is nearly ready to open its first Jefferson City store.

BizBeat: Heisinger Bluffs opens bistro for residents, community

Published Oct. 23 2016

Senior living community Heisinger Bluffs in Jefferson City celebrated the opening of its new restaurant, open to residents as well...

BizBeat: New Dollar General on its way

Published Oct. 23 2016

Work has begun on the Jefferson City area's fourth Dollar General store.

BizBeat: Longtime grocery store closing Jefferson City location

Published Oct. 16 2016

Jefferson City is about to lose a long-time grocery store.

BizBeat: New downtown shop all about the boys

Published Oct. 16 2016

Downtown Jefferson City has its share of secondhand stores, but its newest one will cater to a currently underserved clientele.

Hookah lounge gone in a puff

Published Oct. 14 2016

After five months in business and five months of back-and-forth with city officials, Golden Smoke Hookah Lounge is closing up...