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4 arrested in Moniteau County drug bust

Published Jul. 20 2018

Four people were arrested Wednesday following a drug bust in Moniteau County.

Fortuna man accused of livestock theft

Published Jul. 19 2018

A Fortuna man faces a stealing charge after the victim's show calf reportedly was found on a property a short...

Presentation given to MRED

Published Jul. 18 2018

The Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council meeting July 11, at Downtown Cafe, Tipton, was led off by a presentation...

Russellville pool re-opens thanks to volunteers, donations

Published Jul. 18 2018

The Russellville Pool reopened July 12 and held a Swimming Under the Stars event July 14.Between its Facebook donation campaign...

New 911 software ready for use

Published Jul. 18 2018

At the meeting of the Moniteau County Emergency Dispatch Board July 12, Executive Director Kevin Wieberg advised the board that...

Lorenz set for trial

Published Jul. 18 2018

In Moniteau County Court July 13, Judge Kenneth Hayden ordered the statutory rape case against Clairyssa A.

Two Porsche events swarm California

Published Jul. 18 2018

For those surprised at seeing a large number of Porsches in the city last week, the reason was the 63rd...

State-of-the-art storage unique to Mid-Missouri

Published Jul. 18 2018

A high-tech storage facility, only the 12th in the nation built to that caliber, fills the former Dollar General building...

Chamber reports golf tournament fundraiser a success

Published Jul. 18 2018

The California Area Chamber of Commerce July 12 heard an update to plans for a first-time Sept. 11, 2001, tribute,...

New city police chief named

Published Jul. 18 2018

John Hoover, former chief of the Missouri State Parks Law Enforcement/Ranger Program, has been appointed by the Board of Aldermen...

Drug busts yield 3 arrests in Moniteau County

Published Jul. 11 2018

Three people have been charged in connection with two recent drug busts in Moniteau County.

2 charged after McGirk burglary

Published Jul. 11 2018

Two Cole County residents have been charged in connection with a burglary in McGirk.

CPI looks to historic society wall to feature fair

Published Jul. 11 2018

The mural project to tell California's history through a series of paintings on area buildings has moved its focus to...

Dow new agent at State Farm

Published Jul. 11 2018

A new face will welcome State Farm Insurance customers at the California office, but products and services will remain the...

Board of Aldermen approves increased charges for city services

Published Jul. 11 2018

The California Board of Aldermen approved to increase revenue from the electric and water departments at its July 2 meeting...

Show Me Beekeepers, the new hive

Published Jul. 11 2018

The buzz around an amateur beekeeping group is building in Mid-Missouri.The Show Me Beekeepers are seeking new members to join...

Special session held by Board of Aldermen

Published Jul. 11 2018

A special session of the city of California Board of Aldermen was conducted to discuss several items of business and...

Gifts supporting Eagles in fire aftermath

Published Jul. 11 2018

Donations have come in to support the local Eagles Club Aerie No. 4027, following the loss of its meeting place...

2 vehicle stops equal 2 drug arrests in California

Published Jul. 9 2018

Two vehicle stops led to two drug arrests last week in Moniteau County.Both incidents occurred Thursday in California, according to...

Moniteau County authorities investigating child death

Published Jul. 6 2018

Moniteau County Sheriff Tony Wheatley and Prosecutor Shayne Healea confirmed Friday that an investigation into the death of a 5-year-old...

Disturbance reported at Tipton Correctional Center

Published Jul. 5 2018

Inmates at a Mid-Missouri correctional institution refused to go back to their housing units late Wednesday and caused some damage...