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Danisha Hogue (Reporter)

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Danisha Hogue is a reporter for the Jefferson City News Tribune and California Democrat newspapers, covering areas in Cole, Moniteau and Miller counties including Russellville, Eugene, Centertown, Jamestown and Eldon. While attending Missouri State University, Hogue reported for local NPR affiliate KSMU and campus newspaper The Standard. After earning a bachelor's degree in print/internet journalism, she was a new media specialist for Missouri State University-West Plains. In her free time she takes care of her dog.

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...

No cellphone use at Jamestown school

Published Aug. 14 2019

JAMESTOWN —The Jamestown School Board approved changes to the faculty and student handbooks at its Aug.

'The hardest job you'll ever love'

Published Aug. 12 2019

When a house catches fire in the middle of the night in Cole, Boone, Cooper or Moniteau counties, Tom Shands...

Farming: a challenging industry to enter

Published Aug. 7 2019

Of the top states in the farming business, Missouri ranks second with 95,320 farmers, behind Texas, according to 2017 U.

An evening of prayer before the fair

Published Aug. 7 2019

Moniteau County residents attended the annual vesper service Sunday evening. The event is put together by the California Ministerial Alliance...

Contractor selected for Russellville wastewater plant

Published Aug. 1 2019

The Russellville Board of Aldermen has approved St. Louis contractor KCI Construction Company to begin work on the city's wastewater...

Moniteau County fire protection districts among grant recipients

Published Jul. 31 2019

The Missouri Department of Conservation Forestry Division is distributing 168 Volunteer Fire Assistance Grants throughout the state.

Russellville to apply for grant with income survey responses

Published Jul. 27 2019

The city of Russellville has gathered enough responses for an income survey to apply for a Community Development Block Grant.

A new chapter for library

Published Jul. 24 2019

In its first year serving all county residents, the Moniteau County Library's summer reading program has experienced significant growth in...

Quarters add up at annual Piccadilly

Published Jul. 24 2019

The annual Moniteau Christian Ministries Center Piccadilly filled the St. Andrew's gym in Tipton with quarters, prizes and fellowship July...

New Jamestown city clerk excited to be involved

Published Jul. 21 2019

As a longtime Jamestown resident, Dawn Cassil didn't know how much went into city government. When she became Jamestown's city...

Former Russellville school board president resigns

Published Jul. 19 2019

The Russellville Board of Education unanimously accepted the resignation of former school board President Jerry Schulte on Thursday evening.

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.

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.

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...

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...

Church fundraiser helps cover flood damage repairs

Published Jul. 10 2019

When the Missouri River crested in May and June, residents in Moniteau County saw record flood stages.

California's 'Proud of America Fourth of July Parade' a success

Published Jul. 10 2019

California residents lined the streets for the annual "Proud of America 4th of July Parade."The event, which brought family and...