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MEMPHIS, Mo.- An early morning fire at a campground near Arbela resulted in the total loss of a camper.  Scotland County Deputy Jason Moss told KMEM News that first responders were dispatched to The Catfish Place Campground west of Arbela just before 4 am Monday morning for a report of a camper fire.  Upon arrival, […]

Thank you to the Scotland County Commissioners for the money they distributed to Scotland County Hospital from their American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds. The new mobile X-Ray unit was purchased with this money. The price tag was $94,869. The new Canon brand portable X-Ray machine replaced the old machine that was manufactured in 2004.  […]

MEMPHIS, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites landowners to a prescribed burn workshop Oct. 22 at the Scotland County USDA building in Memphis. Prescribed burning can be a valuable tool for managing native plant diversity and controlling undesirable vegetation, but it can be dangerous and ineffective when not used properly. This workshop will […]

Just north of Cantril in southcentral Van Buren County, is the DeVoss-Foster Wildlife Area, a 330-acre mix of grassland, wetland and timber. “It’s an easily accessible area, but once you get on it, you have to hoof it – and not many people are willing to walk to the timber on the far north section […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced that his office has filed suit against a residential solar energy company, Power Home Solar, LLC, for violating the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act in selling solar panels to consumers across the country.  The lawsuit against Power Home Solar, which re-branded earlier this year to “Pink Energy” […]

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites the public to get familiar with different gun types and their functions at a free event at MDC Northeast Regional Office in Kirksville. This event will be held on Oct. 17 from 5:30-9 p.m. This event is a basic course for new and novice hunters […]

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites kindergarten teachers to attend free teacher workshops that will focus on MDC’s new curriculum, Kindergarten: Bears Through the Season. There are currently two workshops scheduled with more dates to be set in the future. The first workshop will be Oct. 17 from 9am. – 1 p.m. at […]

MEMPHIS, Mo.- A cow that escaped from a local sale barn in Memphis, Missouri, has sent two men to the hospital after a rampage that terrorized a nearby neighborhood. A cow that had recently shown aggressiveness had been taken to the Scotland County Livestock Auction for their weekly sale.  The cow was double-penned for safety, […]

A 23-year old rural Drakesville Man was killed Monday in an accident at a welding shop. Davis County Sheriff Dave Davis tells KUDV News that the Davis County E-911 center received a call of an unresponsive man who had been crushed by a bundle of steel pipe at Countryside Welding Shop northeast of Drakesville. The […]

UPDATE: Hill has been located safe at home. The advisory has been CANCELLED. Thanks to everyone who helped spread the word. State of Missouri Endangered SILVER Advisory The Kirksville Police Department has issued an Endangered SILVER Advisory for a missing adult incident that occurred at 2206 N. Baltimore Street, Kirksville, MO at 10:50 AM on […]