Government

Glenn Turner Best Wishes to Glenn Turner
Several county staffers threw a surprise lunch for outgoing Western District Commissioner Glenn E. Turner on Monday at the Monroe County...

About 200 people have turned out to the Missouri Public Service Commission hearings today in Monroe City on the application of the Grain Belt Express to build power lines through rural in Missouri, including Monroe County. Public Service Commission holds Grain Belt Express hearings in...
About 200 people have turned out this afternoon in Monroe City to the Missouri Public Service Commission hearing on the application of Grain Belt...

Poll finds Koster holds narrow lead over Greitens
The Missouri Times reports that the race for governor between Democrat Chris Koster and Republican Eric Greitens has tightened, with Koster’s previous 5-point lead down to...
Albert Migneault Ex-con pleads guilty for failure to register as a sex offender
A convicted sex offender from Illinois who was arrested and charged in Monroe City last month for failure to register as a sex offender and being...

Turner named to Paris Board of Aldermen
Retired city of Paris employee Robbie Turner was approved by the Paris Board of Aldermen last night to fill the unexpired term of Ward II Alderman...

Michael Redpath, arrested on charges of failure to register as a sex offender. Illinois ex-convict arrested in Monroe City for failing to register...
A man who plead guilty to sexual assault that resulted in a three-year prison sentence was arrested by Monroe City Police on Thursday, charged with...

Monroe County weekly Sheriff's log
Dispatch Date Call Type Location 9/22/2016 8:01 Follow-Up Investigation 229 NORTH MAIN PARIS, MO 9/21/2016 23:28 Disturbance (All Others) LAKE VILLIAGE PARIS MO...
Sheriff warns of IRS scam calls
The Monroe County Sheriff's Department says that scammers posting as IRS agents are calling people in the county. "I have recently heard that several people in our county...
Monroe City Police Report
Monroe City Police Department News Release 09/18/16-09/24/16 09/18/16 • Officer was dispatched to a vehicle lock out in the 400 block of S Main St. • Officer was...
Michael Luntsford Madison men charged for June home invasion
Two Madison have been charged for numerous felonies for alleged crimes related to a home invasion south of Madison in June, the Monroe County...

Madison men arrested for burglary, stolen property charges
Two Madison men were arrested this afternoon, charged with receiving stolen property and burglary, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said late today. The arrest could...