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Holiday Deadline and Hours
Due to Christmas and New Years falling on a Tuesday which is our normal print day, the deadlines have been moved to Friday December 21 and December...

27 New Troopers To Graduate From Missouri State Highway Patrol Law...
Lieutenant Colonel Eric T. Olson, acting superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces that 27 troopers will graduate from the...

Stay Alive with a Sober Ride This Holiday Season
The holiday season is a time for friends, family and co-workers to come together in celebration. And celebrations often include alcohol or other...

Summer Student Employment Available at Mark Twain Lake
Mark Twain Lake - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake is seeking applicants for Student Trainee Intern positions for the 2019...

Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick Kendrick Appointed Second Term in Columbia
On December 10, 2018, Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick was appointed to her second term as Associate Municipal Judge for the City...

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...

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