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American mistletoe. Photo by David R. Tribble Deck the halls with boughs of caution Have a holly, jolly and safe...
Source: David Trinklein, 573-882-9631 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Keep safety in mind when decorating with holiday greenery. Evergreens, holly, mistletoe...


New Missouri Minimum Wage Law Does Not Apply to Very Small Businesses
November 27, 2018 Ryan Eidson Worried about the minimum wage hike effective on January 1 for your employees? With Proposition B passed by...


Craig Stevenson Appointed to Missouri State Foster Care And...
Columbia, MO— 11/28/2018 — On Tuesday, Governor Mike Parson announced his appointment of Craig Stevenson to the Missouri State Foster Care and...


ASSISTING, CARING, & PROVIDING CANCER AWARENESS IN MONROE COUNTY
379 Cancer Patients in Monroe County have been served by MCCS since 2010. Those patients have received over $489,100.00 in financial...


Nine Fatalities Over 2018 Thanksgiving Holiday
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports nine people died in traffic crashes during this year’s Thanksgiving holiday counting period--from 6 p.m....


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...