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Volunteer Fire Department Tests Equipment and Emergency Rescue Skills

It is likely we have all used the expression, “where there is smoke, there is fire.”  This old adage most generally refers to rumors...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO, Thursday, October 31 2019, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News, Ava - Douglas County Livestock Auction, Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report...

Sunrise, Sunset Info Down in MDC MO Hunting App

MDC hunting booklets list sunrise and sunset tables. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) wants users of its MO Hunting app...


We would like to invite everyone to come to the Douglas County Public Library for our Buy-One-Get-One Free Scholastic Book Fair,  Monday-Friday, November 18-22,...

MO Route 248 at Railey Creek To Close for Bridge Replacement

STONE COUNTY –– Missouri Route 248 southeast of Galena will close Monday, November 18, when a project begins to replace the aging bridge over...

View Autumn Foliage with MDC’s Fall Color Forecast

Enjoy weekly updates on what trees are turning and where to get the best views. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After a wet and sweltering summer,...

MDC Welcomes 11 New Conservation Agents

JEFFERSON CITY –– Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) congratulates 11 new conservation agents upon their graduation from MDC’s 2019 Conservation Agent Training Academy. The...

Inaugural Eastern Continental Shoot Breaks Clays, Saves Wetlands

BRANSON, Missouri – Oct. 16, 2019 – Ducks Unlimited’s inaugural Eastern Continental Shoot for competitive sporting clay shooters drew nearly 80 people to the...

Annual Buckle Up Phone Down Day Celebrates Increase in Seat Belt Usage

Missouri’s annual survey reveals an 87.7 percent usage.  JEFFERSON CITY – Seat belt usage in Missouri has risen to an all-time high. The latest Missouri...

Where in the U.S. Are Guns Most Popular?

A write-up entitled “Gun Country: Where in the U.S. Are Guns Most Popular?” is a security industry article based on the most recent background...
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