Regional News

Joint Statement from Missouri Agriculture Groups on China Tariff...
“Missouri is fortunate to be home to a host of agricultural products that are essential to feeding and clothing people around the world. Recent...


BBB Alert: Watch Out For “Grandparent Scam” Over Spring Break
St. Louis, Mo., March 13, 2018 – With spring break on the way, students of all ages will soon be on the move. While many parents and grandparents...


MU veterinary toxicologist offers advice on recent dog food recalls
MU veterinary toxicologist offers advice on recent dog food recalls COLUMBIA, Mo. – According to recent reports, more than 107 million cans of dog...


Farmers Elevator & Exchange Co. Expands
An open house was held on Saturday, March 3 to celebrate the opening of a new feed mill in Monroe City. According to information provided by...


Student Arrested at Centralia High School - Weapon and Ammunition...
At Centralia High School this morning, a student was arrested prior to entering the school with a weapon and ammunition in his backpack. More...


MSHP Reports Five Fatalities Over Christmas Holiday; No Boating...
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports five people died in traffic crashes over the Christmas holiday counting period--from 6 p.m. on Friday,...


The Missouri State Highway Patrol -Have A Safe Christmas Season!
There's no place like home for the holidays. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds motorists to include safe, crash free travel as part of...


Boone Hospital Center named to Nurse.org’s Best Hospitals For...
COLUMBIA, MO​ ​-​ ​November​ ​5,​ ​2017​ ​-​ ​​Nurse.org​,​ ​the​ ​web’s​ ​leading​ ​career​ ​site​ ​for​ ​nurses,​ ​has​ ​recognized  Boone​...


The Macon Elks Club 2017 Hoop Shoot
The Macon Elks Club recently held its annual hoop shoot contest. According to their website, the hoop shoot began as a concept of the late-Past...


Annual Membership Night
The Ragan-Hickman American Legion Post 477 and Auxiliary Unit 477 held their annual membership night, October 30, 2017, at the Mercer, Missouri...


Farmers Encouraged to ‘Keep the Stubble’ during No-Till November
Nov. 2, 2017 -- During a special month-long campaign called “No-Till November,” the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is...


Hannibal Hauntings
A door slowly swings closed, hinges creaking, a faint tapping begins outside the house then a sudden loud bang, causing you to jump. A fleeting...


MoDOT Prepares For Winter With Statewide Drill
JEFFERSON CITY – The chill in the air and the falling leaves mean winter weather will be here soon. To prepare, the Missouri Department of...


EPA Appoints Jim Gulliford as Region 7 Administrator
WASHINGTON  –Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt announced the appointment of Jim Gulliford of Missouri to...


Missouri Crews Return from Helping with Florida Clean Up
JEFFERSON CITY – The 58 Missouri Department of Transportation employees and 18 Missouri Department of Natural Resources’ State Parks employees have...