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Missing Person Raffaella Maria Stroik Found Deceased
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces that at approximately 9:40 a.m. on November 14, 2018, Raffaella M. Stroik,...


Winter is Here: Preparing Pets for Cold Weather
Keep furry friends safe with cold weather tips from the Humane Society of Missouri The days are shorter and the first snow has fallen, which...


Farmers Elevator & Exchange Co. Holds 99th Annual Stockholders’...
A packed house of stockholders, employees and guests was on hand for the 99th Annual Stockholder’s Meeting of the Farmers Elevator & Exchange...


Be Thankful For Your Seat Belt This Thanksgiving
Kansas City, Missouri – Stuck in traffic on your way to turkey? Don’t be surprised. Millions of people will travel the roads this Thanksgiving...


Sharp turn to cold brings threat of fescue foot in beef cow herds
Source: Craig Roberts, 573-882-0481 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Odd fall weather and fescue pasture growth set up potential poisonous pastures causing...


Shellie Clark, Arvada Colorado Out of State Visitor Starts Fire
On November 8, 2018 at approximately 11:00 pm, The Monroe City Police Department and the Monroe City Fire Department were dispatched to the Bel-Air...


Luke Roberts, apprentice lineman at Macon Electric Cooperative Macon Electric Cooperative Employee Attends Basket School
Luke Roberts, apprentice lineman at Macon Electric Cooperative attended the Overhead and Aerial Basket School at the Association of Missouri...


Driver Examination Stations Close For November Holidays
The Missouri State Highway Patrol would like to remind the public that driver examination stations throughout the state will be closed on the...


Temporary Eagle Bluff Trail Closure at the M.W. Boudreaux...
Mark Twain Lake, November 1, 2018 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake are announcing a temporary closure of the Eagle Bluff Trail...


MEC and CV Paint Street Lamps and Make Repairs at City Hall in Ethel
MACON, MO – Chariton Valley (CV) and Macon Electric Cooperative (MEC) provide telecommunication and electric services respectively. They also reach...


Bells to Toll in Remembrance of WWI
By Abbey Gerveler This month, the world will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice that ended World War I. The World War One...


New Hannibal Clinic Facility Coming Soon to Monroe City
Abbey Gerveler—October 29, 2018 On Monday, October 29, Hannibal Clinic hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for a new medical office facility in...


Missouri’s 2018 Historic Places in Peril Announced by the Missouri...
Oct. 26, 2018 -- The Missouri Alliance for Historic Preservation (Missouri Preservation) announces its list of historic Places in Peril for 2018 at...


Soybean specialist gives tips for handling weather woes
Source: William Wiebold, 573-673-4128 (cell); 573-882-0621 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mother Nature has much to say about soybean yield and grain quality...


Missouri SMP Reminds Seniors To Be Alert During Medicare Open...
While Medicare Open Enrollment is under way, the Missouri SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) reminds seniors to be alert to potential scams. Medicare...