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Primary election has 43 percent voter turnout

Published Aug. 15 2018

Out of 9,540 registered voters in the precincts in Moniteau County, 4,109 — 43.07 percent — visited the polls for...

New California police chief sworn in

Published Aug. 8 2018

John Hoover was sworn in as the new city of California police chief Aug. 6. At the California Board of...

California discusses equalizing ward populations

Published Aug. 8 2018

The city of California Board of Aldermen, at its regular monthly meeting Aug. 6 in the Council Chambers, discussed making...

Moniteau County primaries draw 40% turnout

Published Aug. 8 2018

A sometimes soggy Tuesday didn't dampen the Moniteau County primary election turnout, where 43 percent of the registered voters went...

Moniteau County Fair time is next week

Published Aug. 1 2018

Every year there are changes for the Moniteau County Fair. With major changes in the Baby Show, this year is...

New director of California ensemble chosen

Published Aug. 1 2018

The California Community Ensemble, a community band drawing members from California and across mid-Missouri, has a new director.

Heat wave not just local issue

Published Aug. 1 2018

According to the UK Guardian, and other publications, the Midwest is not alone in suffering from a heatwave.

Not a good year for hay in Central Missouri

Published Aug. 1 2018

"It's an extremely poor year for hay," Pam Thompson, Farm Services Agency program technician, said about the hay harvest this...

Remodeling proceeding at new spa business

Published Jul. 25 2018

A new, and different, life is planned for an older home in California by the Kieslings.The older two-story frame structure...

Presentation given to MRED

Published Jul. 18 2018

The Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council meeting July 11, at Downtown Cafe, Tipton, was led off by a presentation...

New 911 software ready for use

Published Jul. 18 2018

At the meeting of the Moniteau County Emergency Dispatch Board July 12, Executive Director Kevin Wieberg advised the board that...

Two Porsche events swarm California

Published Jul. 18 2018

For those surprised at seeing a large number of Porsches in the city last week, the reason was the 63rd...

Board of Aldermen approves increased charges for city services

Published Jul. 11 2018

The California Board of Aldermen approved to increase revenue from the electric and water departments at its July 2 meeting...

Special session held by Board of Aldermen

Published Jul. 11 2018

A special session of the city of California Board of Aldermen was conducted to discuss several items of business and...

Work proceeding on California Masonic Lodge

Published Jul. 3 2018

California Masonic Lodge No. 183 A.F.&A.M. continues to work on its exterior building improvements. The work has proceeded for several...

Burned building flattened

Published Jul. 3 2018

The historic building, known as The Eagles Club Aerie 4027 for nearly 40 years, is gone except for rubble.

Emergency Dispatch Board meets

Published Jul. 3 2018

At the meeting of the Moniteau County Emergency Dispatch Board June 12, Executive Director Kevin Wieberg discussed his training and...

Fire claims Eagles Club

Published Jun. 27 2018

The historic building known as The Eagles Club Aerie #4027 for nearly 40 years is no more.After serving as home...

Aldermen discuss police chief position

Published Jun. 27 2018

The matter of applicants for the position of California Police Chief was discussed at a special meeting held the evening...

MRED continues work on apprenticeship program

Published Jun. 27 2018

The Moniteau County Regional Economic Development Council is working on making young people aware of work opportunities in the local...