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Douglas County Sheriff’s Office – Activity Report

During the week of September 3 to September 9, 2018, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received and answered 112 calls for service. Deputy Reed...

Dew on Webs of Grass Spider May Indicate a Beautiful Day

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. –– Following some nice fall rains, many homeowners have discovered beautiful webs among the grass blades of their lawn in the morning. The...

Eclectic Artistry – 3rd Place Winner

Tamara Griswold won third place in the quilt contest for her piece shown above.  Tamara’s quilt was entered in the Eclectic Artistry division sponsored...

Governor Parson Announces Eight Appointments to Various Boards and Commissions

JEFFERSON CITY –– Last week, Governor Parson announced eight appointments to various boards and commissions. Kim Bailey, of Raymore, was appointed to the State Board...

Wellness and Work Top ONE’s Agenda

(Theodosia- MO) - The Ozark Neighborly Exchange (ONE) group met Friday, Sept. 7. Guest speaker Dr. Janet Martin shared her story. A practicing chiropractor for...

Greenhouse and High Tunnel Workshop in Mtn. Grove

Planned for Oct. 17-18 MTN. GROVE –– A “Greenhouse and High Tunnel Workshop” will be held Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 17 - 18 at the...

MDC Offers Free Voluntary CWD Testing Statewide All Season

Deer harvested anywhere in state can be tested for free all season at 75 locations. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC)...

A Small Medium at Large – Galen Chadwick Sept 20, 2018

Cartoon sketch of the Queen advising the King, looking down at angry mob:  “Oh, you don’t have to fight them- You just need to convince...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Douglas County Presiding Commissioner J.G. Heinlein said this week that preliminary studies are being made and that the county courthouse will eventually...

MDC Names Two from Winona 2018 Missouri Loggers of the Year

Congratulations to Robert Neal and Chesley Neal. WINONA, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) congratulates Robert Neal and Chesley Neal of Winona on...
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