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MRED-USDA combine forces for local economic development

Published Jul. 20 2016

MRED (Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council) Chairman Mike Kelley spoke at the July 13 meeting, an event to announce...

Mid-Mo meeting, tax levy public hearing set for Aug. 17

Published Jul. 20 2016

The Mid-Mo Ambulance Board of Directors set the regular meeting and the public hearing to set the tax levy rate...

Special 150th fair commemorative items

Published Jul. 20 2016

In honor of the event of the 150th Moniteau County Fair, a special commemorative 150th Moniteau County Fair Henry Golden...

Wind and rain wreak havoc

Published Jul. 13 2016

A storm accompanying a wide-ranging front which came through about 6 a.m. Thursday, July 7, was mainly a wind storm...

Little Pintos tour California Police Department Friday

Published Jul. 13 2016

Youth from the Little Pintos Preschool and Playhouse toured the California Police Department Friday, July 8.

Ambulance base floor poured during storm

Published Jul. 13 2016

The construction workers were on-site at the new Mid-Mo Ambulance base, pouring the concrete floor when the storm came through...

Some on council express disappointment with new sign

Published Jul. 13 2016

The new 50-foot-long welcome sign at the Highway 87 overpass at Highway 50 was vigorously discussed Tuesday, July 5, at...

Technology use increases by both teachers and students

Published Jul. 6 2016

The California R-I School administrators presented the end-of-the-year reports to school board at the monthly meeting June 29 in the...

Matheny volunteers for nearly quarter century

Published Jul. 6 2016

For the last 24 years Eileen Matheny has devoted a lot of time and attention at Proctor Park to the...

Shelley presented with service award

Published Jul. 6 2016

George R. Shelley, California, was presented with a Veterans Service Award by Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder Tuesday, June 28,...

Preliminary hearing set in Tipton shooting death case

Published Jun. 30 2016

A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for Aug. 16 in Moniteau County Court in the case of Travis L. Clark,...

Hearing set in horseplay gun death

Published Jun. 30 2016

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Aug. 16 in Moniteau County Court in the case against California resident Travis L....

New city bucket truck gets heavy use

Published Jun. 29 2016

The City of California Electric Department makes good use of the new smaller bucket truck. The truck was on the...

Rep. Hartzler staff holds Listening Post

Published Jun. 29 2016

Steve Walsh visited California Tuesday, June 23, to conduct a listening post for Rep. Vicky Hartzler. The listening post was...

No sign of missing woman

Published Jun. 28 2016

Authorities are still searching for a missing woman who has ties to Moniteau County.

Courthouse gets sprucing up with painting and repairs

Published Jun. 22 2016

The cleaning of mold and dirt from the top of the dome, shown above, is the final part of repair...

Summer school over at California R-I

Published Jun. 22 2016

The last day of Summer School at California R-I ended June 17. There were 280 in attendance in the elementary...

Fundraiser 5k walk/run held for MCMC

Published Jun. 22 2016

There were 24 participants registered for the Moniteau Christian Ministries Center (MCMC) 5k walk / run on Saturday, June 18....

California water tower back into service soon

Published Jun. 22 2016

California's Russellville Road water tower is expected to back in service within two weeks. The renovation work is complete, with...

MRED approves website rebuild and upgrade

Published Jun. 22 2016

The contract to rebuild and update the MRED website ( was approved by the Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council...