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Author: Corey Stott

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CHARITON, Iowa – March 31, 2023 – If you travel on U.S. 63 south of Ottumwa you need to be aware of an upcoming construction project that may slow down your trip. Beginning on Monday, April 10 until mid-November, weather permitting, construction crews will work on the U.S. 63 bridges over Village Creek, 3.1 miles […]

MEMPHIS, Mo.- Scotland County Sheriff Bryan Whitney has notified KMEM News that local safety personnel sat in on a meeting with the State Emergency Management Agency Thursday afternoon in preparation for the severe weather that is expected to threaten the listening area Friday afternoon.  Whitney said officials with the National Weather Service in the Quad […]

ALBIA, Ia.- A car vs semi collision in Monroe County resulted in the death of an Albia man Wednesday afternoon. The Iowa State Patrol reports that a pickup driven by 30-year old Andrew Gunter of Albia was traveling eastbound on Highway 34 between 197th Trail and 595th Avenue west of Albia when it crossed the […]

“Can a Vegetable Garden Save You Money?” with University of Missouri Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture Jennifer Schutter

HANNIBAL, MO – Weather permitting, April 3, Route E will close at North Fork of the South Fabius River, approximately 3.5 miles east of Queen City in Schuyler County, for a bridge replacement project. Originally built in 1941, this is the twenty-second bridge to be replaced under the FARM (Fixing Access to Rural Missouri) Bridge […]

The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premier law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers. The Patrol is encouraging qualified individuals of all backgrounds to apply and will offer testing at nine different locations in Missouri. Those who successfully complete testing will be eligible to continue in the selection process for the 119th (Accelerated) and […]

Spring Garden Preparation podcast with University of Missouri Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture Jennifer Schutter.

St. Patrick's Day Flowers and Plants by MU Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture Jennifer Schutter

On Tuesday the Ottumwa Police Department took a missing person report for an adultfemale who has only been identified as A.H. It was reported to police that A.H. came to Ottumwa on March 9, to clean out her apartment and did not return home. On Wednesday, March 15, 2023, at approximately 4:30 p.m., officers located […]

HANNIBAL, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites the public to learn proper pond management techniques at a workshop in Hannibal on April 6 from 6-8 p.m. This event will be held at MDC’s Hannibal Office. This workshop will cover pond construction, fish stocking, proper fisheries management, aquatic plant management, and the types of […]