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New Mid-Mo Ambulance base almost ready for use

Published Feb. 16 2017

The new California Mid-Mo Ambulance base is almost ready for use by the ambulances and crews.

Missing High Point teen, dog found safe

Published Feb. 15 2017

Moniteau County authorities on Monday located an injured High Point teenager who was reported missing Sunday night with her older...

Missing High Point teen, dog found safe

Published Feb. 14 2017

Moniteau County authorities on Monday located an injured High Point teenager who was reported missing Sunday night with her older...

Building family traditions for Valentine's Day

Published Feb. 12 2017

For many newly married couples, Valentine's Day may be a time of settling into a new home and building new...

Lincoln Day speaker: 'Our job is not over'

Published Feb. 8 2017

Remarking that it was his first time "back on the trail" after recent open heart surgery, Lt. Gov. Mike Parson...

Moniteau County Library computer system hacked

Published Feb. 8 2017

The computer server at the Moniteau County Library, 501 S. Oak Street, California, was hacked at 11:03 p.m. Jan. 12...

Panel briefed on utility billing issue

Published Feb. 8 2017

The California Board of Aldermen on Monday briefly discussed a meter-reading issue that resulted in higher bills for some city...

Several April races lacking candidates

Published Feb. 5 2017

The filing deadline for April 4 municipal elections closed Jan. 17, and no candidates filed on many of the races...

Ribbon-cutting for Nathan's Tire Service

Published Feb. 5 2017

The California Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Nathan's Tire Service LLC at 1119 East Buchanan Street,...

Damaged Tipton R-6 sign to be replaced

Published Feb. 5 2017

The Tipton R-6 School Board was informed at the Jan. 16 meeting that the school sign on the west side...

St. Paul's Child Care Center marks 10 years

Published Feb. 1 2017

Special recognition was given to the St. Paul's Child Care Center directors, staff and board members at a reception on...

Long-time waitress Maye Williams-O'Neal retires

Published Feb. 1 2017

A retirement party for Maye Williams-O'Neal, center, drew many family, friends and former customers to the event held at Nic...

Chamber bestows several awards

Published Jan. 29 2017

The California Area Chamber of Commerce presented awards Saturday, Jan. 21, at the annual dinner meeting at Centennial Hall at...

California Kindergarten presents Nursery Rhyme Day

Published Jan. 29 2017

California kindergarteners performed Friday, Jan. 20, on stage before filled seats at the California High School. Parents, grandparents, friends, family...

California third graders perform 'It's a Hit!'

Published Jan. 29 2017

Jan. 19 was the night of the California second-grade musical. Under the direction of Stacy Friedrich, the elementary students performed...

New Moniteau County 911 system bid OK'd

Published Jan. 29 2017

The 911 Emergency Dispatch Center Board of Directors unanimously approved acceptance of a bid from CenturyLink and West/Intrado for a...

Local man joins second generation of hair donors

Published Jan. 22 2017

Otto Wallenmeyer is following in his father's footsteps in his charitable donations.

California Police Department again at full-staff

Published Jan. 22 2017

The swearing in of new full-time police officer Daniel Hurt brings the California Police Department to eight officers.

Local fisherman on tournament winning team

Published Jan. 22 2017

Gary Taylor Jr., California, was on the team which won The Winter Blues Tournament at Wheeler Lake in Alabama. This...

Two California businesses awarded MEM safety grants

Published Jan. 22 2017

Two California-based businesses — Burgers' Ozark Country Cured Hams dba Burgers' Smokehouse and Lehman's Construction LLC — were among the...