MidAmerica St. Louis Airport, seen here on Dec. 3, 2015, has struggled to attract and maintain commercial air service.
MidAmerica St. Louis Airport, seen here on Dec. 3, 2015, has struggled to attract and maintain commercial air service. Curtis Tate McClatchy
MidAmerica St. Louis Airport, seen here on Dec. 3, 2015, has struggled to attract and maintain commercial air service. Curtis Tate McClatchy

Struggling Illinois airport chases federal funds in hopes of a lift

January 29, 2016 08:00 PM