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HANNIBAL, Mo. – During its regular meeting on February 8, the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded a contract for three bridge replacement projects in the Northeast District.  The contract was awarded to Bleigh Construction Company in the amount of $3,625,670. Bridge replacement projects are at the following locations: Additional information, regarding timelines and impacts […]

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The Kirksville Police Department celebrated on Friday, February 3, 2023, as four officers were promoted to the rank of corporal. Jordan Eddy, Jonathan Novinger, Bill Puryear and Jake Roberts received those promotions in front of family and friends at the Rieger Armory and Community Center. The corporal rank has been brought back […]

With Jennifer Schutter, University of Missouri Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture

GORIN, Mo.- A Florida man escaped injury when his semi and trailer were struck by a BNSF freight train Wednesday morning.  The collision occurred around 10:30 am on the railroad crossing at the intersection of Route A and Route U in Gorin.  24-year old Ehsanullah Folad of Sunrise, Florida, was driving the semi and was […]

JEFFERSON CITY – A winter storm is expected to bring snow to much of Missouri beginning Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning, affecting Wednesday morning’s commute. Snowfall amounts up to 4 inches have been forecasted for the north and central part of the state with 5 to 9 inches possible south of Interstate 44. The Missouri […]

At this time, Scotland County Hospital and Rural Health Clinics are lifting their mask mandate for patients and visitors. They will still maintain the 2 visitors at a time per patient policy, unless the patient is a palliative patient, or an exception has been made by the Primary Care Provider. 

Scotland County Hospital in Memphis is pleased to announce the first baby born in 2023 at the Women’s Center. Eva Mae, the daughter of Robert & Cassie Pinson of Glenwood, MO, was born on January 16, 2023, at 5:46 pm and weighs 6 lbs 8 oz and is 21.25 inches long. Dr. Kelsey Davis-Humes delivered little […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s 2022-2023 deer-hunting season ended Jan. 15 with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reporting a preliminary total deer harvest for the season of 299,721. Of the deer harvested, 140,736 were antlered bucks, 27,029 were button bucks, and 131,956 were does. Top harvest counties for the overall deer season were Franklin with […]

CANTON, Mo.- Culver-Stockton College, a private Christian liberal arts college offering 80 major and minor tracks, announced the promotion of Dr. Angie Royal to Vice President of Student Experience. Royal joined C-SC in July 2021 as Dean of Student Life and was awarded the promotion for her ability to build a mission-focused culture of engaged […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds Missouri landowners who get no-cost or reduced-cost deer and turkey landowner hunting permits through its Landowner Permit Application process that it may be time to reaffirm or update the property information they submitted to MDC. Under the MDC Landowner Permit Application process, Missouri landowners with […]