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Grant Money Available for COVID-19 & Other Health-Related Projects

Recently, the Douglas County Community Foundation (DCCF)  was awarded a $10,000 Grant. These monies were provided by the Rural Ozarks Health Initiative, a partnership...


Case #: 20DG-CC00046 Take notice I have filed a Petition in the Circuit Court of Douglas County, Missouri, praying for Dissolution of Marriage, and other...

First Gas Station Drops to 99 Cents per Gallon

(March 19)  The first station in the nation to return to 99 cents per gallon is here: GasBuddy confirmed at 6:20 a.m. CT that a...

MDC to Close Staffed Shooting Ranges Starting Friday

Closures done to help protect public amid coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (MARCH 19, 2020) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announces it...

Hey Readers: Help Us Tell The Positive Stories

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Empty shelves. Canceled events. Restricted access. Online classes. Working from home. Our world has shifted in the past two weeks - more...

BLM Offers Wild Horses, Burros for Adoption or Sale at Carthage, Missouri Event

MILWAUKEE—Wild horses and burros from public rangelands in Western states will be available for adoption or sale at an event managed by the Bureau...

Register to Ride or Volunteer for the 20th Annual Katy Trail Ride

EFFERSON CITY – Online registration is now available for the 2020 Katy Trail Ride, a ride on the nation’s longest developed rail trail. The...

Dewey Short Visitor Center

BRANSON, Mo. - The Dewey Short Visitor Center is now open for the season, Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located just...

Craig Cunningham Is Candidate for Re-Election As Dist. 1 Commissioner

I am Craig Cunningham, a Douglas County native and business owner for more than 25 years. I have been married 30 years to my...

Highway 165/265 Over Table Rock Dam To Close End of Month

BRANSON, Mo. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will close Highway 165/265 over Table Rock Dam from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. on...
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