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Kari Chesney to speak at Democrat Club picnic

Published Jul. 17 2019

Due to the hot and humid July weather, the Moniteau County Democrat Club will hold its 2019 picnic July 25...

CPI mural nearly complete

Published Jul. 17 2019

Just a few final touches are all that's needed to complete the mural in downtown California.The mural received its first...

PHOTO GALLERY: Going for a ride at the Prairie Home Fair

Published Jul. 17 2019

Residents enjoyed carnival rides at the Prairie Home Fair on July 13.

Christian day campers visit Proctor Park

Published Jul. 17 2019

The combination of Proctor Park's natural beauty and a sunny summer afternoon created the perfect setting for a particular set...

Outdoor projects scheduled with 3MT

Published Jul. 17 2019

Crews with Mid-Missouri Mission Team will complete several outdoor projects in California, Russellville, Versailles and surrounding areas this week.

Jamestown board raises school lunch prices

Published Jul. 17 2019

JAMESTOWN — The Jamestown C-1 Board of Education approved an increase in lunch prices for the upcoming school year.

Fines for poaching increasing substantially

Published Jul. 17 2019

Penalties for poaching Missouri game animals and other native wildlife species had increased.Gov. Mike Parson on July 11 signed HB260,...

Speed limit reduced in Jamestown

Published Jul. 17 2019

JAMESTOWN — The Jamestown Board of Aldermen approved a speed limit reduction of 10 mph within city limits.

State park to host Row with Ranger

Published Jul. 17 2019

Ha Ha Tonka State Park will be hosting a kayaking event called Row with a Ranger on July 21.

USDA to hold informational meeting

Published Jul. 17 2019

A working group of representatives of various local, state and federal agencies with knowledge of natural resource concerns will meet...

Ambulance tax rate hearing on tap

Published Jul. 17 2019

A public hearing to set the 2019 tax rate for the Mid-Mo Ambulance district will be just before the Aug.

Secretary of State to speak at Republican Club picnic

Published Jul. 17 2019

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft will be the featured speaker at the Moniteau County Republican Club annual summer picnic.

Vehicle stop leads to Moniteau County illegal drug arrests

Published Jul. 16 2019

A vehicle stop Friday led to two arrests for illegal drugs in Moniteau County.Deputies received two calls of a vehicle...

Moniteau County Health Board asks for more study of CAFO regulations

Published Jul. 16 2019

Based on a recommendation from its study group, the Moniteau County Health Board decided not to vote on a CAFO...

Springfield man arrested for drug possession

Published Jul. 12 2019

A Springfield man was arrested for possession of illegal drugs this week in Moniteau County.According to sheriff's department reports, deputies...

Event to thank Moniteau County first responders

Published Jul. 10 2019

Moniteau County Crime Watch will hold an appreciation lunch in honor of the county's emergency first responders from 2-4 p.m....

Passing cold front eases Heat Advisory in Mid-Missouri

Published Jul. 10 2019

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a Heat Advisory, originally in effect until 7 p.m. across much of Mid-Missouri. However,...

Latham Hospital demolished over safety concerns

Published Jul. 10 2019

After 122 years of standing at 107 E. South St. in California, the Latham Hospital and Finke Home have been...

Program offers veterans in Tipton prison college education

Published Jul. 10 2019

The addition of a new veterans wing at Tipton Correctional Center has opened the doors for a college program to...

Jamestown wastewater treatment plant nears completion

Published Jul. 10 2019

As Jamestown's wastewater treatment plant project nears a completion date of July 31, officials with engineering company Bartlett & West...

Russellville FFA goes international

Published Jul. 10 2019

Five Russellville FFA members and FFA adviser Ellen Amos attended a 13-day international agriculture trip to Ireland, Wales, England and...

State park to host Row with a Ranger

Published Jul. 10 2019

Ha Ha Tonka State Park will be hosting a kayaking event called Row with a Ranger on July 21.The event,...

Volunteers needed for Ozark Ham & Turkey Festival

Published Jul. 10 2019

Summer and fall will bring parades and festivals for residents to enjoy, but the planners for the 29th annual Ozark...