Government

Monroe County Clerk's Office to be Open for Absentee Voting
According to Monroe County Clerk, Christina Buie, the Clerk’s Office will be open Saturday morning, March 30th for absentee voting for the General...

Lori Decker, Recorder of Deeds, Monroe County. Photo by Robin Gregg Checking In With the Newbies
By Robin Gregg The newbies of the Courthouse have started their new positions for Monroe County. I took some time to check in on how they are...

Voter Registration Notice for Monroe County
Voter registration deadline for the April 2, 2019 General Municipal Election is WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2019 Anyone who has moved or changed his...

Absentee Ballots for Monroe County
According to Monroe County Clerk, Christina Buie, absentee ballots are now ready for voting. Anyone wishing to vote absentee for the GENERAL...

Tax Law Changes Could Affect Your 2018 Return
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The year of offsetting changes. That is how Andrew Zumwalt describes tax year 2018. “Tax law changes removed exemptions—the...

Missouri Infrastructure Investment - Focus on Bridges
Missouri has 10,385 bridges – the sixth most in the nation. More than 900 of those bridges are in poor condition and 1,194 are weight restricted....

Auditor Galloway Launches Audit of Monroe City
Citizens encouraged to provide confidential information through the Whistleblower Hotline JEFFERSON CITY, Mo (Jan. 29, 2019) Missouri State...

Government Shutdown Affects Rural Transit Provider
(Columbia, MO January 22, 2019) The partial government shutdown is hitting closer to home as it impacts thousands of Missourian who rely on OATS...

Postage to Increase January 27
WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) October 10, 2018 of price changes to take...

Driver Examination Stations Closed Statewide On January 21, 2019
The Missouri State Highway Patrol would like to remind the public that driver examination stations throughout the state will be closed on the...

Tax Tips for Students
Income tax season is approaching, and students may want to consider these tips from KHEAA to help the process go more smoothly. Although you may...

2019 Monroe County Officials Sworn In
Article and Photos By Janice Carman The swearing in ceremony for the 2019 officials of Monroe County was held at 10 a.m. Monday, December the...

Get Your Social Security Benefit Statement (SSA-1099)
Tax season is approaching, and Social Security has made replacing your annual Benefit Statement even easier. The Benefit Statement is also known as...

Incoming Attorney General Schmitt announces Assistant U.S. Attorney...
JEFFERSON CITY – Incoming Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced today Tom Albus will serve as First Assistant Attorney General. Albus is a career...

Missouri Issues New Bicentennial License Plate
On August 10, 2021, Missouri will celebrate 200 years of statehood, or its bicentennial. To commemorate this historic occasion, the Missouri...