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Roly Polies (Pill Bugs) in the Garden with MU Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture Jennifer Schutter

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The City of Kirksville seeks the public’s help after Forest Llewellyn Cemetery was vandalized earlier this month. Several headstones were desecrated or broken at the cemetery, with the damage being discovered on Friday, May 12th. If you have any information regarding the person(s) involved in this incident, you are encouraged to call […]

CANTON, Mo. – Culver-Stockton College (C-SC) Board of Trustee members unanimously approved Lauren B. Schellenberger, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, to become the 28th president of Culver-Stockton College on July 1, 2023.  “Culver-Stockton College is a place where students of promise experience transformational growth through a distinctive curriculum and outstanding opportunities for student […]

Captain Erik A. Gottman, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces the following promotion, effective June 1, 2023. Trooper Riley D. Johnson will be promoted to the rank of corporal and designated assistant zone supervisor of Zone 6, Scotland, Clark, Knox, and Lewis counties. Corporal Johnson was appointed to the Patrol on January 1, 2017, […]

Kansas City, Mo. – If you want to learn how to find morels in spring, or perhaps your hunt this spring would have been more bountiful, considering taking the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) free online virtual Mushroom Hunting 101 class from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 27. Actually, there are many more edible mushrooms in […]

HANNIBAL, Mo. – Monday, May 22, crews will begin setting signs in preparation for work to begin on the removal of the bridge on U.S. Route 136, located over an abandoned railroad 1.2 miles west of U.S. Route 63, near Lancaster in Schuyler County.  Weather permitting, preliminary work will begin on May 30, followed by the […]

Reasons Peonies Fail to Bloom podcast with MU Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture Jennifer Schutter.

ELDON, Ia. – In recognition of their ongoing efforts to bring travelers to Wapello County, the American Gothic House & Center has received the Arts, Culture & Heritage Award from Iowa Travel Industry Partners. “The work that the staff of the American Gothic House has done over the past few years to reinvent themselves to […]

NEWLY UPDATED 5/30/23 5:30 PM: This project is now scheduled to begin Monday, June 12th. UPDATED 5/19/23 12:25 PM: HANNIBAL, Mo. – Weather permitting, Monday, June 5th, Scotland County Route H is scheduled to close as work begins on the bridge replacement project located over North Fork Wyaconda River, 3.2 miles east of Missouri Route […]

MEMPHIS, Mo.- A western Iowa man is in jail following a series of recent break-ins around the Memphis area.  Scotland County Sheriff Bryan Whitney tells KMEM News that 25-year old Dillon Leon Dotson of Glenwood, Iowa, has been arrested and charged in the case. Sheriff Whitney says that his office received a call from Memphis […]