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Governor Emphasizes Importance of Tourism to Missouri’s Economy

JEFFERSON CITY – This week, Governor Mike Parson urged members of the state’s tourism industry to continue their work to promote Missouri as a...

Missouri Arts Council To Present Free Workshop on Grants in Cape Girardeau

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 15 — The Missouri Arts Council, the state agency supporting the arts for all Missourians, is presenting a free workshop on...

State Auditor Releases Ozark County Audit, Cites Concerns with Accounting and Payroll Controls, Other...

Report receives overall rating of “fair,” makes recommendations for improvements JEFFERSON CITY –– State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently released an audit of county government in...

Missouri Industrial Hemp Program Posts Proposed Regulations

Comment period will be open from Nov. 1 – Dec. 1, 2019 JEFFERSON CITY – On Oct. 9, Missouri Department of Agriculture posted proposed rules...

Finalists for Missouri Leopold Conservation Award Selected

JEFFERSON CITY, MO - Three finalists have been selected for the prestigious 2019 Missouri Leopold Conservation Award®. Given in honor of renowned conservationist Aldo...

SBA Amends Disaster Declaration for Missouri

Disaster Assistance Now Available to Private Nonprofit Organizations in 14 Additional Counties and St. Louis City SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Low-interest federal disaster loans are now...

Reporting Key to Slowing Robocall Flow, BBB Says

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 19 – Thanks to scammers, we’re no longer automatically conditioned to answer the telephone. And thanks to emerging technology, it’s never been...

Missouri AG’s Office Commits St. Louis County Sexually Violent Predator

JEFFERSON CITY –– Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced that his office has successfully committed a St. Louis County man as a sexually violent...

Fall Programs at Table Rock 

BRANSON –– 2019 marks the 60th anniversary of the completion of Table Rock Dam’s powerhouse.  Since 1959, generators from the powerhouse have supplied the...

MDC, CFM Ask Deer Hunters to Share the Harvest

Help feed hungry Missourians. Find STH processors online at mdc.mo.gov/share. JEFFERSON CITY –– The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Conservation Federation of Missouri...
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Four Phone Calls, Nine People, and Facebook Required to Get New...

by Michael Boyink /mike@douglascountyherald.com My task? Get a landline phone installed. Existing house. In town. Phone jacks already on the wall. Easy peasy, right? Not so much. My first hurdle...

Tuesday Bunco Update

Tecumseh – Linnie Ingram

Bagged a Buck