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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...


Individuals Sentenced to the Missouri Department of Corrections
Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick announces the following individuals were sentenced to the Missouri Department of Corrections on...


A National Day of Mourning
Due to a National Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush, the Post Offices are closed today, Wednesday, December 5. The delivery of our...


2018 Missouri General Election Update
MISSOURI GENERAL ELECTION UPDATE – REPUBLICANS RETAIN SUPERMAJORITIES IN LEGISLATURE On November 6th, Missouri had almost a 58% voter turnout to...


Monroe County General Election-November 6, 2018 Final Cumulative...
Election Summary Report General Election-November 6, 2018 Monroe County, Missouri Final Cumulative Results Monroe County has 6,059 registered...


Installing proper insulation is among the common weatherization measures taken by crews at Economic Security Corporation. ESC crewmembers added insulation to the floor joists of the Kunkler family’s home in Joplin to make the house more energy efficient to heat and cool. Get Ready for Cold Weather
Gov. Michael Parson declared October 30 as Weatherization Day in Missouri as Community Action Agencies across the state held events demonstrating...


Former AG Eric Holder joins Sen. Danforth in endorsing Amendment 1...
Bipartisan endorsers release new statements supporting effort to clean up Missouri politics Today, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder...


Dana Rademan Miller to Serve as the Next Chief Clerk of the...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – House Speaker Designee Elijah Haahr announced today that Dana Rademan Miller will serve as the next chief clerk of the...