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Fire damages Russellville business

Published Nov. 22 2017

A crack in a flue is believed to have led to a fire at a business Wednesday morning in Russellville.

Ministerial Alliance holds Thanksgiving service

Published Nov. 22 2017

The California Ministerial Alliance Community Thanksgiving Service was held Sunday in the California First Baptist Church sanctuary.

Special 911 meeting set to discuss interim director

Published Nov. 22 2017

The regular monthly meeting of the Moniteau County 911 Emergency Dispatch Board was held Nov. 13.

Community comes out to support California girls basketball team

Published Nov. 22 2017

California community members came out to support the girls basketball team during the Pintos' Italian Dinner event.

Closings for Thanksgiving

Published Nov. 22 2017

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday on Nov. 22, government offices and many business will not be observing their regular hours.

Tipton men arrested after drug search

Published Nov. 19 2017

Moniteau County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested two Tipton men Thursday on drug-related charges after a search.

Moniteau County part of German Heritage Corridor

Published Nov. 19 2017

Moniteau County is part of a 16-county initiative to promote German Missouri's German heritage.

Cattlemen raise scholarship funds with auction

Published Nov. 19 2017

The 2017 Moniteau County Cattlemen's Association Scholarship Dinner and Auction was Nov. 7. The event drew more than 200 people...

Riding horses more than a hobby for local family

Published Nov. 19 2017

Competing in horse show competitions may sound like it is stressful, but Melody Struemph Nagel says it is quite stress...

Mid-Mo Ambulance board considers base improvements

Published Nov. 19 2017

The Mid-Mo Ambulance District Board, at its regular monthly meeting Nov. 8 was informed by Administrator Lee Kempf of some...

MRED entrepreneur events discussed at regular meeting

Published Nov. 19 2017

The upcoming entrepreneurship-encouraging events of the Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council (MRED) were discussed at the regular board meeting...

Enhanced Enterprise Zone in Moniteau County

Published Nov. 19 2017

Moniteau County, except for the Lupus area, was approved as an Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ) several years ago, following an...

Former Russellville school board president appointed to state board of education

Published Nov. 19 2017

A past president of the Cole R-1 School Board has been appointed to the Missouri State Board of Education.

Agency will focus on self-sufficiency for young families

Published Nov. 19 2017

The Central Missouri Community Action is coordinating the community Angel Tree program this year. Tags are available at the downtown...

Moniteau County court news

Published Nov. 19 2017

Recent actions

Moniteau County property transfers

Published Nov. 19 2017

Recent transactions

Smith Conservation area offers outdoor experience

Published Nov. 19 2017

The Roger and Viola Wachal Smith Conservation Area was donated to the Missouri Department of Conservation in 1993.

Search on for missing California teen

Published Nov. 15 2017

Law enforcement agencies are on the alert for a California, Missouri, teen reported missing Nov. 4.

California students hear from Tuskegee airman

Published Nov. 15 2017

World War II veteran James Shipley spoke Nov. 13 at the Veterans Day Assembly at California High School.

Jamestown School observes Veterans Day

Published Nov. 15 2017

The Veterans Day observance at Jamestown School was held Nov. 10. The event began with the Jamestown Eagle Band performing...

Moniteau County library board organized

Published Nov. 15 2017

The Moniteau County Commissioners appointed a board of trustees for the new Moniteau County Library District.

California students help open 10th African library

Published Nov. 15 2017

A school in Kenya has only 20 books in its library to serve 410 students. It is waiting for 950...

Mustard Seed food pantry helps those in need

Published Nov. 15 2017

The Mustard Seed Pantry at United Methodist Church in Prairie Home is there to help those in need.