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Ag groups sued over Missouri CAFO law respond

Published Aug. 22 2019

Agriculture groups named in a lawsuit against Senate Bill 391 issued a strongly worded joint statement Thursday.

California man hurt in rollover crash

Published Aug. 21 2019

A California man was hurt in a one-vehicle crash in Moniteau County on Tuesday night.

Six strong-willed California women band together, raise funds for victims

Published Aug. 21 2019

The May 22 tornado destroyed a lot. It also created an idea for something good.Much of the story after the...

Judge: Law regulating Missouri CAFOs on hold

Published Aug. 21 2019

Cole County Presiding Judge Pat Joyce has issued a temporary restraining order that will keep a state law regulating concentrated...

California aldermen approve tax levies

Published Aug. 21 2019

The Board of Aldermen of the City of California approved 2019 property tax levies, among other business, Aug.

California Pintos go back to school

Published Aug. 21 2019

Just more than 1,000 California students struck up a new scholarly routine Aug. 15 as the 2019-20 school year officially...

Shetler sheds light on the Amish experience

Published Aug. 21 2019

A special guest visited with curious Moniteau County residents Aug. 13 to explain what life is like as a member...

Sandtray Therapy: Healing through play

Published Aug. 21 2019

There's a room in Cathy Figgins' California counseling practice with a sandtray in the center.

Moniteau County Fair Art Hall results

Published Aug. 21 2019

The following are results from the Art Halls at the Moniteau County Fair.

MRED discusses celebrating local educators

Published Aug. 21 2019

The Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council discussed potentially celebrating area educators, among other topics, at its August business meeting.

4-H art exhibition results

Published Aug. 21 2019

The following are results from the 4-H exhibition at the Moniteau County Fair.Clover Kids: The following projects earned a clover...

Mansfield woman dies in Morgan County crash

Published Aug. 20 2019

A Mansfield woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash Monday night in Morgan County.

UPDATE: Tipton offender found, hospitalized after walking away from state fair work site

Published Aug. 20 2019

Shannon Dewayne Watts, a Tipton Correctional Center inmate who walked away from his work site at the Missouri State Fair...

Sedalia man pleads guilty in fatal crash case

Published Aug. 20 2019

A Sedalia man has pleaded guilty to a charge in connection with a fatal car crash in Moniteau County in...

Centertown explores options for storm siren

Published Aug. 19 2019

CENTERTOWN, Mo. — The village may seek funds for an emergency warning siren to increase resident safety, officials said.

Russellville school board interviews scheduled

Published Aug. 17 2019

The Russellville Board of Education is moving forward in filing an empty school board seat.At the Thursday board meeting, members...

California woman charged with forgery in Jefferson City

Published Aug. 16 2019

A California woman has been charged with forgery in Jefferson City.Jessica Taylor, 26, is also charged with counterfeiting and resisting...

Two hurt in Miller County accident

Published Aug. 15 2019

Two people were hurt in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon in Miller County.Missouri Highway Patrol reports show the crash occurred...

One hurt in Morgan County wreck

Published Aug. 14 2019

One person was hurt in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Morgan County.

Demolition derby results from the 153rd Moniteau County Fair

Published Aug. 14 2019

The winners of the Moniteau County Fair Demolition Derby stormed the main arena of the fairgrounds.

Chamber discusses 'Christmas at Proctor Park'

Published Aug. 14 2019

The California Area Chamber of Commerce discussed Christmas lighting plans at Proctor Park, among other topics, at its August meeting.

Moniteau County Fair Art Show results announced

Published Aug. 14 2019

The 24th annual Moniteau County Youth Art Show results are as follows:Division 1 — Lower Elementary grades kindergarten through second...

Moniteau County Fair comes to a close

Published Aug. 14 2019

The Moniteau County Fair officially came to a close last weekend.After a full week packed with events, the demolition derby...