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MEMPHIS, Mo.- Dry conditions and an excessive amount of dust contributed to an accident in northern Scotland County on Friday afternoon.  Scotland County Sheriff Bryan Whitney tells KMEM News that a privately owned rock truck was traveling southbound on County Road 817 around 2 PM when it stopped at the intersection with Route H.  While […]

Kirksville, MO) – The Kirksville Police Department arrested 41-year-old Kirksville resident Bow S. Dabbs on June 21, 2023, following an investigation of him having inappropriate contact with an underage girl. Dabbs has now been charged with Attempted Enticement of a Child in Adair County Court. On June 20, 2023, KPD received information that a subject […]

CANTON, Mo. – Rob Carmichael, the head athletic trainer for Culver-Stockton College (C-SC) for nearly 30 years, was recently inducted into the Missouri Sports Medicine Hall of Fame presented by the Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association (MoATA). Carmichael received the honor during a ceremony held June 9, 2023, by MoATA, a member of the National Athletic […]

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites new anglers to learn the basics of fishing in Kirksville at several Beginner/Family Fishing Day events. These programs will include all the basics of fishing including, casting, fish identification, and proper fish handling. The dates for these programs are as follows: This event is free to […]

HANNIBAL – Weather permitting, the week of June 26, work is set to begin on 25 rural Northeast Missouri bridges scheduled for rehabilitation as part of a project that spans eight counties.  The Missouri Department of Transportation has contracted with Capital Paving & Construction, LLC to complete the projects which includes bridges in Adair, Clark, […]

University of Missouri Extension Field Specialist in Horticulture Jennifer Schutter

HANNIBAL, Mo.-The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has selected Christopher Peterson as the area engineer assigned to Adair, Clark, Knox, Lewis, Schuyler and Scotland counties within the Northeast District. In this role, Peterson will serve as MoDOT’s primary point of contact in the north area of the district and coordinate with local agency partners, community […]

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 […]