Events, News and Obituaries

Still Hot In Missouri
It is still hot throughout much of Missouri. The National Weather Service says temps will remain in the 90s today for a large portion of the state with heat index values in the triple digits. A good chunk of Missouri will be under a heat advisory.



Upcoming Road Closure in Franklin County
7/1/2022
• July 5, 2022 through July 8, 2022, Magruder will be mobilizing and moving equipment in/around Boeuf Creek Road in the New Haven area. Message signs will also be placed at each end of Boeuf Creek Road informing the public of
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Accidents
7/1/2022
A Villa Ridge woman was injured in a two vehicle accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol reports it happened at 10:20 Thursday morning on Highway AT at Pin Oak Lane. The Patrol says 24-year old Myranda Terbrak
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Missouri Gas Tax Jumps Today
7/1/2022
Missouri's gas tax goes up today. The state's tax will increase two-point-five-cents. Missouri's total fuel tax is now 22-cents per gallon.
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Parson Cuts Tax Rebates
7/1/2022
Governor Parson is vetoing a plan to send tax rebates to millions of Missourians. Parson cut 500-million-dollars for 500-dollars rebates to taxpayers earning up to 150-thousand-dollars annually. He said the plan was flawed.
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Amtrak, BNSF Railway Filed Lawsuit After Train Derailment
7/1/2022
Amtrak and BNSF Railway are suing the company that owned the dump truck that was hit by a train that derailed earlier this week in northern Missouri. A federal lawsuit was filed against MS Contracting. A train derailed afte
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Measure Addressing Homelessness In Missouri Becomes Law
7/1/2022
A new Missouri law is designed to address homelessness in the state. Governor Parson signed a bill that bans on-street camping in public areas and seeks to relocate homeless individuals to facilities where treatment is avail
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MU Takes Disciplinary Action As A Result Of Audit of College of Engineering
7/1/2022
University of Missouri officials are taking disciplinary action following the completion of an audit of the College of Engineering. The audit was initiated following allegations of financial mismanagement in the college. It
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Leave the fireworks to the professionals
7/1/2022
Leave the fireworks to the professionals. That's the message from fire officials. Residents are reminded there is not only fire danger but veterans and those suffering from PTSD are affected by the sounds. First responders
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Pet Rescues Up, Adoptions Down
7/1/2022
The dramatic rise in pet adoptions during the pandemic is being met with a dramatic increase of animals being abandoned or surrendered. Severe space shortages are being felt by shelters across the metro and that's leaving ma
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Missouri a Model for Election Integrity -Ashcroft Thanks Governor, Lawmakers for HB 1878
6/30/2022
Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft today thanked Governor Mike Parson for signing House Bill 1878 - known as the election integrity bill - expanding voter access and further safeguarding Missouri elections. With the passage of
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MDC encourages people to discover red, white, and blue in nature
6/30/2022
With the Fourth-of-July weekend coming up, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourage people to look for red, white, and blue in nature through a holiday hike, bird watching, backyard fun, fishing, and other outd
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Accident
6/30/2022
Sullivan man injured in a two car accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol reports it happened at five o'clock on the I-44 south service road at Highway 185. 25-year old Justin Hamann of St. Clair failed to ye
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Parson Signs Voter ID Law
6/30/2022
Governor Parson is signing off on Missouri's new voter ID law this week. The governor signed a bill yesterday that requires voters to have a photo ID card to cast ballots. It also repeals the use of mail-in ballots while al
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Missouri Leaders Clarify State Law On Contraception
6/30/2022
Missouri leaders are clarifying that contraception isn't banned under state law. State Attorney General Eric Schmitt's office said Missouri law doesn't prohibit the use or provision of Plan B, or contraception. Governor Par
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Second Case of Monkeypox Reported
6/30/2022
Health Officials warning against very close personal contact after the State of Missouri reported its second case of monkeypox. Though both cases were found in the Kansas City area, Doctor Mati Hlatshwayo Davis says respirato
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Holiday Air Travel Could Be Challenging
6/30/2022
Airport officials are reminding passengers to keep a close eye on their flight information as flights nationally are being cancelled every day. There are nearly 500 cancellations nationwide so far today. The holiday weekend
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ST. Charles To Add SRO's In Elementary Schools
6/30/2022
Adding school resource officers is a priority for the St. Charles City Council. The council voted this week to use money from the American Rescue Plan to add resource officers in the county's public elementary schools this u
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Apply online for MDC managed deer hunts starting July 1
6/29/2022
Beginning July 1, deer hunters can apply online through the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) website for a shot at more than 100 managed deer hunts throughout the state this fall and winter. MDC offers managed dee
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Charges Filed in a Murder Case
6/29/2022
Charges have been filed in a local murder case. The Franklin County Prosecutor has charged 17-year old Jacob Devoto and 17-year old Michael Drake of Pacific in the death of 18-year old Kiley Kennedy in December of last year.
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Accident
6/29/2022
St. Clair man injured in a one vehicle accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol says it happened just before 10 O'clock Tuesday night on Highway 100 West of Whispering Hope Drive. The Patrol says 30-year old Ja
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Fourth Person Dies After Amtrak Train Derails In Northern Missouri
6/29/2022
A fourth person is dead following an Amtrak train derailment in northern Missouri. Amtrak says a train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed Monday after hitting a dump truck at a public crossing near Mendon. Three
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Missouri Lawmaker Convicted Of COVID-19 Fraud Scheme
6/29/2022
A Missouri lawmaker is facing time in federal prison after she was found guilty of in a 900-thousand-dollar COVID-19 fraud scheme. A federal jury convicted Patricia Derges yesterday of wire fraud, distributing drugs over the
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Parson Could Veto Rebate Bill This Week
6/29/2022
Governor Parson could veto a plan to send tax rebates to millions of Missouri residents this week. The Post Dispatch reports the move could be announced Friday. The measure would send a single person 500-dollars and married
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Washington Co. Collector Arrested
6/29/2022
A Washington County official is facing multiple charges. The state highway patrol says Washington County Collector Carla Zettler was arrested yesterday after an investigation. Zettler was charged with stealing, forgery and
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COVID Cases Up Slightly in Missouri
6/29/2022
COVID-19 cases are up slightly in Missouri. Health officials say new cases are up two-percent as compared to the week before. Four residents died from the virus over the same time period, which is a 73-percent jump from the
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Want to become a conservation agent? MDC taking applications in July for next agent training academy
6/28/2022
Interested in a healthy, rewarding, outdoor career to help protect and manage wildlife resources for future generations? The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is currently recruiting and accepting online applications
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Accident
6/28/2022
Four hurt in a head-on crash on Highway 50 in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol says it happened at 8:00 Monday morning on 50 at Jeffriesburg Road. 25-year old Gage Woods of Union crossed the center line and collide
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HIV Testing Is Self-Care
6/28/2022
Today is National HIV Testing Day and St. Louis health officials say testing is an act of self-care. The city health department says there are more HIV testing options than ever before including at-home test kits. At-home k
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Three Dead, Dozens More Hurt After Amtrak Train Derails In Northern Missouri
6/28/2022
Three people are dead and dozens more are hurt after an Amtrak train derailment in northern Missouri. Amtrak says a train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed yesterday after hitting a dump truck at a public crossi
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Parson Expected To Sign Voter ID Law
6/28/2022
Governor Parson is expected to sign Missouri's new voter ID law this week. The Post Dispatch reports Parson intends to sign the bill tomorrow. The measure would require voters to have a photo ID card to cast ballots.
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Bush Calls For Biden To Declare Public Health Emergency Over Reversal Of Roe v. Wade
6/28/2022
U.S. Representative Cori Bush is calling on President Biden's administration to declare a public health emergency in response to the reversal of Roe v. Wade. The Missouri Democrat said the Supreme Court's ruling is an attack
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MDC Recruiting Conservation Agent Trainees
6/28/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation is recruiting new conservation agent trainees. The MDC is currently accepting online applications to fill an academy class. Successful candidates will undergo 26 weeks of intense tra
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Abortion Ban In Effect In Missouri
6/27/2022
Nearly all abortions are now banned in Missouri after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Immediately after Friday's decision, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt signed a legal opinion implementing the abortio
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Accidents
6/27/2022
A Pacific man was injured in a one car accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol reports it happened at 4:30 Saturday afternoon on Interstate 44 near the Franklin/St. Louis County line as 67-year old David Kaerch
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Missouri Gas Tax Credit Available When Tax Goes Up Next Month
6/25/2022
Missouri's gas tax goes up two-and-a-half percent next month. The Missouri gas tax credit can help offset that through September 1st. Forms are available online at D-O-R-dot-M-O-dot-com.
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Accidents
6/25/2022
Robertsville man seriously injured in a motorcycle accident in Franklin County. The State Patrol reports it happened at 1:50 Friday morning on Highway HH North of Briar Lane as 62-year old Bradley Peel was Southbound. The P
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Luetkemeyer on Historic Overturning of Roe v. Wade
6/25/2022
Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released a statement regarding a landmark ruling from the United States Supreme Court that will overturn the tragic 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. “The Supreme Court is charged wit
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Governor Parson Signs Proclamation to End Elective Abortions in Missouri in Response to U.S. Supreme Court Decision
6/25/2022
Today, in response to the United States Supreme Court's ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, Governor Mike Parson signed a proclamation giving legal effect to Section 188.017 RSMo and activating the "Right to Life of the Unborn Ch
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No Charges Expected Following a Shooting in Union
6/24/2022
No charges are expected to be filed following a shooting in Union. It happened back on June 13th on Lucy Lane when two men, 27 from Union and 19 from Sullivan got into an argument over a girlfriend. Police say the 19 shot th
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Union Police Looking for the Driver of a Van Who Struck a Bike Rider on Highway 50
6/24/2022
Union Police are looking for the driver of a van who struck a bike rider on highway 50 in front of Wal-Greens. It happened just after midnight this morning when 20-year old Andrew Klemme was struck by a silver van. Police s
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Charges Pending Following an Accident in Union
6/24/2022
Union Police are reporting a traffic accident involving two tractor trailers carrying large round bales and a passenger vehicle on Highway 47. Police say the bales were stacked too high and struck the railroad overpass cross
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Union Man Charged with Assault
6/24/2022
A Union man is charged with assault. 35-year old Chris Endicott is facing the charge following an incident in the 200 block of Main Street in Leslie. Deputies were called to the report of a disturbance. There was a fight a
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Road Closure
6/24/2022
Dierking Road (Leslie) will be closed Monday, June 27th,2022, from 7:30am to 3pm for cross culvert replacement. The road will be closed 4/10 tenths of a mile from East Casco Road (nearest address is 1331 Dierking Road). The r
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Turtles are focus of July 6 MDC online program
6/24/2022
Turtles are a commonly seen animal, but many people don’t realize all the unique adaptations these reptiles utilize to survive from one year to the next. People can learn more about turtles in the Missouri Department of Cons
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NISOD Excellence Awards Presented to ECC Employees
6/24/2022
Three East Central College employees recently were recognized for their dedication to students, the college and their coworkers with 2021 NISOD (National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development) Excellence Awards.
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Greiten 'RINO Hunting' Video Leads To Death Threats To Ex-Wife, Kids
6/24/2022
Eric Greitens is being accused of putting his children and ex-wife in danger with his 'RINO hunting' video. RINO stands for Republican In Name Only. Sheena Greitens' attorney, Helen Wade, says Sheena Greitens has received so
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Missouri AG Celebrates Win For Second Amendment Rights With SCOTUS Ruling
6/24/2022
Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt is celebrating what he calls a major win for Second Amendment rights across the country. The U.S. Supreme Court overturned New York's conceal carry weapons law, ruling that people can c
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Missouri Senators Split On Bipartisan Gun Safety Bill
6/24/2022
Missouri's U.S. Senators are split on the new bipartisan gun safety legislation. Roy Blunt was part of a group of Republicans who helped the bill pass the Senate. However, Josh Hawley has been a vocal opponent of the measur
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University of Missouri Board of Curators Approves Capital Projects
6/24/2022
The University of Missouri is moving forward with five new capital projects. The university's Board of Curators yesterday approved the projects at the University of Missouri-Columbia and at Missouri University of Science and
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Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Moon Visible In St. Louis Tomorrow Morning
6/24/2022
You'll have a chance to see five planets and the moon when you wake up tomorrow in the St. Louis area. Astronomers say Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn as well as the moon will be lined up across the sky just before
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Young Man Dies While Helping Father On Interstate
6/24/2022
The Missouri State Highway Patrol has released details on the fatal traffic accident on Interstate 44 between Eureka and Antire Road Wednesday morning.   ...More


Attorney On Jan. 6th Committee Considering Run For Missouri's U.S. Senate Seat
6/23/2022
A senior attorney on the House select committee investigating the January 6th Capitol riots is considering a run for Missouri's U.S. Senate seat as an independent. The Washington Post reports John Wood is leaving the committ
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St. Louis Gas Prices Down Slightly From Last Week
6/23/2022
St. Louis gas prices look to be going down, if only by a little. Triple-A says the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded on the Missouri side of the river is four dollars and 84 cents, down three cents from this tim
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NASCAR Cup Series Announcer Hits, Kills Woman Hours After Race
6/23/2022
Former NASCAR driver turned announcer Clint Bowyer has been involved in a crash where he hit and killed a woman with his vehicle in Missouri. A police report says the crash happened on U.S. 54 outside of Lake Ozark Missouri.
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Accident
6/23/2022
Lonedell man seriously injured in a one vehicle accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol says it happened at 7:30 Wednesday evening on North Bend Road near Highway AD. The patrol reports 43-year old Keith Holma
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Learn how to make a basic cane pole for fishing with MDC at virtual class June 28
6/23/2022
There’s no better way to get back to the basics of fishing than using an old-fashioned cane pole. No high-tech graphite rods, no fancy spin-casting reels, just the fundamentals of fishing—a snapshot from a simpler era. Cane
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Treasurer Fitzpatrick Announces MOScholars Applications Open
6/23/2022
Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick today provided an update on MOScholars, the state’s K-12 scholarship program. Applications for MOScholars scholarships are now being accepted. To begin the application process, p
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MDC reminds people to celebrate safely this summer
6/23/2022
As people celebrate this summer, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds everyone to be careful with fireworks, campfires, and other sources of fire that could cause a wildfire. FIREWORKS: Don’t light fireworks
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Ashcroft Warns Missourians of Timeshare Scam
6/23/2022
Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s securities division is warning Missourians about a recent increase in fraudulent schemes targeting owners of timeshare properties in Mexico. These scams involve individuals claiming to be
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ECC, Missouri State Sign ‘Transfer 2+2 Plan’ Agreement
6/22/2022
There is now an even more seamless pathway for East Central College students transferring to Missouri State University in Springfield. That’s thanks to a new articulation agreement between ECC and MSU creating a “transfer 2
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Missouri Senate President Launches Statewide Tour For U.S. Senate Bid
6/22/2022
Missouri Senate President Dave Schatz is touring the state in his bid for Missouri's U.S. Senate seat. The tour began yesterday on the steps of the Missouri Capitol. He called himself an acolyte of Ronald Reagan. Schatz is
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Children Age 6 Months And Up Now Eligible For COVID Vaccine In Missouri
6/22/2022
Children age six months and up are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine in Missouri. The change follows the CDC's recommendation. There have been over two million confirmed cases of COVID among children six months through
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In-Person Absentee Voting Open Today In Missouri
6/22/2022
Today Missouri voters can start casting in-person ballots for the August primary. You can cast an absentee ballot in-person if you have one of several reasons as outlined by Missouri law.
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Accident
6/21/2022
Two injured in a three car accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol reports it happened after 11am Monday morning on Highway 30 West of Highway N. 18-year old Scott Misch of Richwoods came to a stop on 30 to ma
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Treasurer Fitzpatrick Encourages Missourians to Check Unclaimed Property List
6/21/2022
Missouri State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick is launching an annual effort to return Unclaimed Property to Missourians. Beginning today, the names of more than 129,400 individuals, small businesses, and non-profit organizations
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Food Stamp Recipients Eligible for Free Job Training
6/21/2022
East Central College has funding available for eligible food stamp recipients (SNAP) to complete a short-term job training program at no cost to them. The SkillUp program is funded by the Missouri Community College Associati
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More Scorching Heat In the St. Louis Metro
6/21/2022
More triple-digit heat index values will make their way into the St. Louis Metro. The National Weather Service says the local area will see heat index values between 100 and 105 degrees Tuesday and Wednesday. Highs those da
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Greitens Under Fire Over 'RINO' Hunting Campaign Ad
6/21/2022
Former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is under fire over a new political ad for his U.S. Senate campaign. Greitens released a video saying he would hunt Republicans who he believed weren't conservative enough. He called th
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Residents Reminded To Plan A Safe July Fourth Weekend
6/21/2022
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is reminding residents to play it safe when traveling for the July Fourth holiday. Last year, seven people were killed and more than five-hundred were injured in Missouri over the holiday in
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Fatal Accident
6/20/2022
Fatal accident in Warren County over the weekend. It happened at 3:00-AM Sunday morning on Highway W as 24-year old John Kaeser of Truxton was Northbound on a motorcycle. The patrol says Kaeser was riding too fast when he r
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Health Officials Confirm First Probable Case of Monkeypox In Missouri
6/20/2022
State and local health officials are confirming the first probable monkeypox case in Missouri. The first case is a Kansas City resident who traveled out of the state recently. Initial testing was completed Saturday at the M
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Missouri Supreme Court Blasts Missouri AG's Campaign Mailer
6/20/2022
The Missouri Supreme Court is taking issue with a campaign mailer sent out to promote Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt's bid for U.S. Senate. The mailer uses an image of Schmitt and three state Supreme Court judges. T
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Lincoln University Makes Standardized Testing Optional for Admissions
6/20/2022
Lincoln University of Missouri is making standardized testing optional for admissions requirements. Prospective students applying to Lincoln University may now submit their application with or without ACT or SAT scores. The
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All State Offices Closed Today To Celebrate Juneteenth Holiday
6/20/2022
All state offices are closed today to celebrate the Juneteenth holiday. Juneteenth is a day to commemorate the end of slavery in the United States. The Missouri legislature established June 19th as "Emancipation Day" in the
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Dangerous Heat Wave Moving East
6/20/2022
A dangerous heat wave is expected to push east today. Forecasters say the "heat dome" that broiled the Central Plains over the weekend will bring dangerously hot weather across the Mississippi River Valley and the Mid-South.
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MDC offers Discover Nature Girls Camp July 12 at Busch Shooting Range
6/18/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will be offering its annual Discover Nature Girls Camp Tuesday, July 12, this year at the August A. Busch Shooting Range and Outdoor Education Center in Defiance. This is a free,
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MDC holds free basic kayak classes June 29 at Creve Coeur Lake
6/18/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites anyone interested in kayaking to learn the basics and give it a try. MDC will hold two Basic Kayaking classes Wednesday, June 29 at Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park in Crev
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Accident
6/18/2022
Traffic accident in Franklin County Friday afternoon. The State Highway Patrol says it happened at 2:53 on Highway Y South of Excelsior Road. The patrol says 72-year old Donnie Brown of Porrtage Des Sioux was Southbound whe
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Gas Prices Ease up Slightly in Region
6/18/2022
Market watchers say gas prices are easing off a bit in the region as demand has dipped somewhat. Triple A says, as of Friday, the average price for a gallon of gas in St. Louis is four-dollars and 67 cents. In St. Louis Coun
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Eastern Missouri Girl Scouts Give Back Through April Showers
6/17/2022
Since 1998, Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri girls, troops and families have worked together to collect personal care items for those in need in our communities. This spring, more than 7,300 girls participated in April Showers
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Theresa Mohesky
6/17/2022
Theresa M. Mohesky, 80 , of Washington, passed away on June 14, 2022. Theresa, daughter of the late Gustave Garbs and Bertha nee Meyer, was born on June 29, 1941 in Washington. She received her education from St. Francis
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Parson Signs Missouri NIL Law
6/17/2022
A new state law will give coaches and university employees in Missouri the ability to help in student-athlete endorsement deals. Governor Parson signed legislation yesterday that allows coaches and athletics department offic
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Still Hot In Missouri
6/17/2022
It is still hot throughout much of Missouri. The National Weather Service says temps will remain in the 90s today for a large portion of the state with heat index values in the triple digits. A good chunk of Missouri will b
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Missouri Unemployment Down
6/17/2022
Missouri unemployment continues to drop. The state's jobless rate decreased by three-tenths of a percentage point to three-point-one-percent last month. Last month was one-point-four percentage points lower than May of last
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STL City Offers Free Credit Counseling
6/17/2022
As interest rates rise so does the anxiety of borrowers. The Federal Reserve boosted interest rates by three-quarters of a point yesterday meaning mortgages, credit card rates and loan rates are also on the rise. There are
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Cost Of Diesel Reaches All-Time High
6/17/2022
Drivers in Missouri are staring down another record-high for a gallon of regular gas. Triple-A says the price per gallon today is four-dollars-and-68-cents statewide which is 13-cents higher than a week ago and nearly two-do
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Rep. Tony Lovasco and 48 Members of The General Assembly request U.S. Senator Roy Blunt withdraw support from Red Flag Legislation
6/16/2022
State Representative Tony Lovasco (District 64) announced Wednesday an official letter sent to U.S. Senator Roy Blunt requesting that he immediately and publicly withdraw support from proposed legislation encouraging th
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Heat Wave Continues In Missouri
6/16/2022
The heat wave in Missouri isn't over yet. The National Weather Service says temps will be in the 90s today with heat index values in the triple digits. A heat advisory will be in effect for much of the state.
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Red Cross Says Know The Difference
6/16/2022
With deadly heat engulfing the St. Louis region the American Red Cross is urging people to know the difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke. With heat exhaustion you may feel weak, dizzy, nauseated with a headache
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MDC offers bow fishing class June 21 at Busch Shooting Range, followed by mentored field experience June 25
6/16/2022
What’s almost like going fishing and hunting—at the same time? Bow Fishing. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) wants to give newcomers more chances to discover the fun of this unique pursuit. By using archery eq
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Black Bear Hit & Killed On I-55
6/15/2022
A black bear believed to be the one spotted several times in Jefferson County recently is killed on I-55 near Herculaneum. The bear was hit by a semi on the interstate yesterday. Missouri Wildlife Conservation says the bear
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Missouri Heat Wave Continues
6/15/2022
The Missouri heat wave continues. The National Weather Service is forecasting temps in the 90s today with heat index values in the triple digits. A heat advisory will be in effect for much of the state. Residents should ta
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Missouri AG Files Motion For Preliminary Injunction in Lawsuit Challenging Social-Media Censorship
6/15/2022
Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry are seeking a preliminary injunction in their lawsuit challenging social media censorship. The pair sued President Biden and other top-ranking
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Accident
6/15/2022
Two seriously injured in a two vehicle accident in Franklin County. The State Highway Patrol says it happened after four o'clock Tuesday afternoon on Highway 50 at Klemme Road. The Patrol says a 15-year old Owensville girl
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Philip King Named New Four Rivers Career Center Director
6/15/2022
Philip King has been named the new director of Four Rivers Career Center. The School District of Washington’s Board of Education approved the hiring of King during a special zoom meeting on Tuesday, June 7. “I’m incredibly
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Union Police Looking for a Man Involved in a Shooting Monday
6/14/2022
Union police are looking for a man involved in a shooting Monday. Police were called to the 15-hundred block of Lucy Lane after midnight Monday morning. A 27-year old Union man had been shot with a small caliber handgun and
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Robertsville Man Charged with Tampering
6/14/2022
A Robertsville man is charged with first degree tampering. 37-year old Jerry Hendrickson is facing the charge following a traffic stop. The Highway Patrol reported Hendrickson was driving a pick-up pulling a trailer that co
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Union Man Charged with Assault
6/14/2022
Union man is charged with assault. The Franklin County Prosecutor has charged 24-year old Joseph Ham following an incident Sunday in the 81-hundred block of Whiskey Creek road. Sheriff's deputies were called to the report o
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Missouri Named 16th-Most Fun State By WalletHub
6/14/2022
Missouri is considered to be one of the more fun states in America. WalletHub says Missouri is the 16th-most fun state in the U.S., ranking 18th for entertainment and recreation and 16th for nightlife. WalletHub says the mo
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Hot Weather In Missouri Continues
6/14/2022
Hot weather continues to hit Missouri. The National Weather Service is forecasting temps well into the 90s today with heat index values in the triple digits. A heat advisory will be in effect for much of the day for a large
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Blunt Backs Agreement Designed To Address Gun Violence
6/14/2022
Outgoing U.S. Senator Roy Blunt is backing a deal designed to address gun violence in America. The Missouri Republican is among ten GOP members who support an agreement that focuses primarily on keeping guns away from people
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St. James Teen Dies After Falling Out Of Pickup
6/14/2022
A teenager from St. James, Missouri is dead after falling out of a pickup truck over the weekend. Authorities say the accident happened Sunday night on County Road 2250, about two miles west of St. James. The teen fell out
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ACCIDENTS
6/13/2022
FATAL ACCIDENT IN FRANKLIN COUNTY. THE STATE HIHGWAY PATROL SAYS IT HAPPENED AT 2:30 SATURDAY MORNING ON EASTBOUND INTERSTATE 44 EAST OF SULLIVAN WHEN A SEMI RAN OFF THE ROAD, TRAVELED THROUGH A CREEK AND STRUCK AN EMBANKMEN
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Hot Weather In Missouri
6/13/2022
Missouri is bracing for hot weather this week. The National Weather Service says heat index values are expected to jump into the triple digits today. A heat advisory will be in effect today throughout the entire state. Hot
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Parson Signs Eminent Domain Bill Into Law
6/13/2022
A new Missouri law is designed to benefit farmers. Governor Parson signed the bill Saturday at the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The measure will require energy companies to pay private landowners 150-percent of the fair mark
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Rep. Bush Blasts Colleagues For Lack Of Accountability
6/11/2022
St. Louis Congresswoman Cori Bush says members of Congress who tried to overturn the 2020 election results violated their oath and should be investigated and expelled. The first term Representative says she was barricaded in
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Mo. Highway Patrol Looking For Hit-and-Run Driver
6/11/2022
The Missouri Highway Patrol is looking for a hit-and-run driver who injured a boy getting off a school bus in St. Clair, Missouri. The patrol says the eight-year-old was hit last week when the driver of a dark colored GMC Yu
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Missouri Sets Another Gas Price All-Time High
6/11/2022
The price of regular gas in Missouri is up 22-cents a gallon compared to a week ago. Triple-A says heading into the weekend the cost statewide for regular is four-dollars-and-57-cents a gallon which is an all-time high. The
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Spirit of St. Louis Airshow Returns This Weekend
6/11/2022
Some 50-thousand people are expected to converge in West County this weekend for the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show. Promoters say it's the first time in three years that the attraction has returned to Chesterfield because of t
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ACCIDENTS
6/10/2022
A STUDENT IN THE ST. CLAIR SCHOOL DISTRICT WAS INJURED IN A HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENT INVOLVING AN SUV AND A SCHOOL BUS THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE STATE HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS IT HAPPENED AT 3:15 IN THE 17-HUNDRED BLOCK OF MILL HILL RO
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MISSOURI BOTANICAL GARDEN TO OFFER FREE ADMISSION ON JUNETEENTH
6/9/2022
The Missouri Botanical Garden will offer free admission to all visitors on Sunday, June 19 in honor of Juneteenth. Visitors can spend a restful and restorative day in the Garden and partake in special activities planned fo
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Modot Bridge Demolition
6/9/2022
Motorists who plan to travel Interstate 170 this weekend may want to find alternate routes as crews will completely close the highway to demolish the Midland Ave. bridge. Starting at 8 p.m. Friday, June 10, crews will close
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MDC reminds public frogging season begins June 30
6/9/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages the public to discover nature this summer during frogging season. Beginning June 30 at sunset through Oct. 31, those with a fishing permit or small-game hunting permit
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‘Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play’ Brings Christmas in July to ECC Theatre
6/9/2022
The East Central College Theatre Department will be celebrating “Christmas in July” with its summer production of “Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play.” The performances will be July 21- 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Ju
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FATAL ACCIDENT
6/9/2022
FATAL ACCIDENT IN FRANKLIN COUNTY. THE STATE PATROL SAYS IT HAPPENED AT 7:45 WEDNESDSAY MORNING ON EASTBOUND INTERSTATE 44 BETWEEN STANTON AND ST. CLAIR. 30-YEAR OLD JASON CLARK OF SULLIVAN WAS BEHIND THE WHEEL DRIVING TOO
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Missouri AG Subpoenas Seven School Districts Over Student Surveys
6/9/2022
Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt is taking action against seven school districts over student surveys. Schmitt subpoenaed districts in Mehlville, Webster Groves, Jefferson City, Lee's Summit, Kansas City, Springfield,
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St. Louis Hits COVID Dangers Zone Again
6/9/2022
Both St. Louis City and the county are back in the COVID-19 danger zone, according to standards from the federal Centers for Disease Control. The CDC'S 7-day metrics show there are more than 42-hundred cases of COVID in St. L
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Sen. Onder Withdraws From St. Charles Exec Race
6/9/2022
State Senator Bob Onder says he is withdrawing from the race for St. Charles County Executive because it's not in the best interest of his family. Onder announced his decision yesterday on social media after what he called l
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Jobs to Increase by 30,000 Over Next Year
6/9/2022
State of Missouri researchers say the St. Louis region will add 30-thousand jobs over the next year. The projections were made as the economy recovers from the coronavirus pandemic and many of the jobs involve industries that
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ACCIDENT
6/8/2022
BEAUFORT WOMAN INJURED IN A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN FRANKLIN COUNTY. IT HAPPENED AT EIGHT O'CLOCK TUESDAY MORNING. THE PATROL SAYS 29-YEAR OLD NATALIA ZECCA-NAPLES OF BEAUFORT WAS WESTBOUND AND 23-YEAR OLD SAMUEL YOUNT OF LE
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Appeals Court Sides With Greitens In Lawsuit Over Text-Messaging App
6/8/2022
An appeals court is siding with former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens in a lawsuit over the use of a text-messaging app. The Western District Court of Appeals ruled Greitens and his staff didn't break the law when they sent
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MDC Warns About Bear Sightings
6/8/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation is reminding southeast Missouri residents to be on the lookout for bears. Only the American black bear can be found in this state. The bear population is expanding and there has been
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MDC says coyotes are rearing pups now; reminds pet owners to be watchful
6/8/2022
Pet owners in the City of Wildwood have reported encounters with coyotes recently. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds residents that while coyote encounters are rare, it’s still a good idea to be vigilant
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ACCIDENTS
6/7/2022
SEVERAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED MONDAY. 

A FLORISSANT WOMAN WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL WITH MINOR INJURIES FOLLOWING A ONE CAR CRASH ON HIGHWAY N. 28-YEAR OLD EMILY STRICKLAN LOST CONTROL, SKIDDED O ...More


Drug Bust in Pacific
6/7/2022
On 06-01-2022, detectives with the Franklin County Narcotics Unit made contact with an individual in Avery Trailer Court in Pacific, MO. The subject, a female age 40 was found in possession of approximately 20 grams of cryst
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Join MDC and Shaw Nature Reserve to Explore MOre with hikes and activities at the Nature Reserve June 11
6/7/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and Shaw Nature Reserve (SNR) invite you to learn more about the wonders of nature in Missouri and outdoor adventure at a special hiking blitz event. MDC and SNR are hosting Expl
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MODOT to Close I-44 Rest Areas in St. Clair June 8 & 9
6/7/2022

PROJECT UPDATE:  THE BELOW I-44 REST AREA RESTRIPING PROJECT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  THE REST AREAS WILL REMAIN OPEN.

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MSHP Encourages Every To Be Safe On Missouri Waterways
6/7/2022
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is encouraging everyone to be safe on the state's waterways. Troopers patrol Missouri's waterways to enforce boating laws and assist where needed. Everyone is asked to do their part to help
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Blue Angels Confirmed for St. Louis Air Show
6/6/2022
Promoters for the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show say they have confirmed performances of the best-known aerial team in the country. The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will be taking to the St. Louis-area skies for the air shows on June
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Drowning At Lake Of the Ozarks
6/6/2022
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating a drowning at the Lake of the Ozarks. Authorities say the incident happened yesterday near the Grand Glaize when a person jumped off a cliff and didn't come up. Rescue crew
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Missouri's General Revenue Collections Up This Year
6/6/2022
Missouri is bringing in more money this year. State Budget Director Dan Haug says net general revenue collections through May of this year have increased nearly 14-percent compared to the same period last year. General reve
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ACCIDENT
6/6/2022
LABADIE RESIDENT INJURED IN A TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN FRANKLIN COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND. THE STATE PATROL SAYS IT HAPPENED AT 9:15 SATURDAY MORNING ON HIGHWAY 100 NORTH OF FORD STREET. THE PATROL SAYS 48-YEAR OLD TOBIE DESLO OF
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Swim Lessons at Winter Water Park
6/6/2022
Make strides this summer to help your child become water-aware with swim lessons that are outdoors and fun! Owensville Parks & Recreation Department (OPRD) is offering group swim lessons at Winter Water Park, located at 705 P
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St. Louis Cardinals
6/4/2022
Friday-Cardinals 14 Cubs 5 Saturday-Doubleheader-Cardinals vs. Cubs-12:20 and 6:15. Sunday-6:08
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Supply Chain Task Force draft report available Public review and comment period runs through June 17
6/4/2022
The Missouri Supply Chain Task Force’s draft report is now available for public review and comment following a six-month-long survey into supply chain issues. The report was presented to the Missouri Highways and Transportati
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First Early College Academy Class Graduates from ECC. . . Before Graduating High School
6/4/2022
Collegebound students typically receive their high school diploma two to four, sometime more, years before they walk across the commencement stage with a college degree. But the last two years for 10 Union High School gradua
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Missouri Set To Pay More Than $100M In Prison Worker Overtime Case
6/3/2022
Missouri is set to pay more than 100-million-dollars to current and former Department of Corrections employees who sued over wages more than a decade ago. The payout is part of a pending preliminary settlement agreement in C
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MDC program can help landowners manage deer populations
6/3/2022
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is offering Missouri landowners another way to help manage deer numbers on their properties. MDC’s Deer Management Assistance Program (DMAP) can help landowners manage deer on th
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Learn to Shoot at FREE event to be held at Busch Shooting Range June 14
6/3/2022
If you’ve ever had an interest in trying out a shooting sport, a free event hosted by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a safe and ideal opportunity. MDC’s August A. Busch Shooting Range and Outdoor Ed
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Road Closure
6/3/2022
The Franklin County Highway Department will be closing St. John’s Road (Villa Ridge/Washington area) on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 from approximately 8 AM until 3 PM for culvert work. The approximate location is between Jones Lane
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DAVID SCHNEIDER SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR CHILD MOLESTATION
6/2/2022
IT'S 50 YEARS IN JAIL FOR DAVID SCHNEIDER FOR CHILD MOLESTATION. THE SENTENCE WAS HANDED DOWN BY FRANKLIN COUNTY CIRCUIT JUDGE CRAIG HELLMANN WEDNESDAY. JUDGE HELLMANN DENIED A MOTION FOR A NEW TRIAL PRIOR TO SENTENCING. S
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Missouri Offering Summer Food Programs For Children
6/2/2022
Missouri is offering summer food programs for children. The Summer Food Service Program is designed to provide meals to children living in eligible areas during the summer months when they don't have access to free or reduce
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New Study Shows Importance of Food Pantries In Missouri
6/2/2022
A new study shows the critical need of food panties in Missouri. A report from the University of Missouri found that 46-percent of food pantry clients had to choose between paying for food or utilities last year. The same s
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ACCIDENTS
6/2/2022
A UNION MAN IS DEAD, KILLED IN A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN CRAWFORD COUNTY. THE STATE HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS IT HAPPENED AFTER FIVE-AM WEDNESDAY MORNING ON HIGHWAY DD AT THE JUNCTION OF OLD SPRINGFIELD ROAD. THE PATROL SAYS 53-Y
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Drug Bust in Franklin County Tuesday, May 31st
6/2/2022
On 05-31-2022, the Franklin County Narcotics Detectives conducted an investigation into the distribution of fentanyl and methamphetamine. Detectives and a Union Task Force officer located the subject near the 600 block of So
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Missouri Lawmaker Considering Filing A Semi Automatic Gun Ban For Teens
6/1/2022
A Missouri lawmaker is considering filing legislation next session that would ban teenagers from buying semi automatic weapons in the state. State Representative David Smith shared the news last Friday on Twitter. Smith has
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Missouri State Highway Patrol Reveals Crash Data Over Holiday Weekend
6/1/2022
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is coming off a busy Memorial Day holiday weekend. Preliminary reports indicate there was more than 300 vehicle crashes between Friday night and Monday night, which left eleven people dead.
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Stretch Of Deadly Driving Days For Teens Underway
6/1/2022
The 100 Deadliest Days for teen drivers is underway with the Memorial Day Weekend now in the rear view mirror. The stretch of over three months ranges from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Speeding, distracted driving and no
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St. Charles Man Arrested with 200 Pounds of Psychedelic Mushrooms
6/1/2022
A man from St. Charles has been arrested after Franklin County drug agents stopped him with over 200 pounds of psychedelic mushrooms. The sheriff's office said in a statement Tuesday that the man was pulled over in a traffic
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Drug Bust
6/1/2022
On 05-12-2022, the Franklin County Narcotics Unit conducted an investigation into the trafficking of illegal narcotics. The target was identified and stopped while transporting drugs: The suspect was placed under arrest a
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ACCIDENT
6/1/2022
HERMANN MAN INJURED IN A GO CART ACCIDENT IN FRANKLIN COUNTY. THE STATE HIGHWAY PATROL SAYS 21-YEAR OLD TIMMOTHY RUSSELL WAS RIDING A RUN MASTER GO CART ON PRIVATE PROPERTY OFF SHOTWELL ROAD TUESDAY EVENING WHEN A MECHANICAL
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Obituaries



Jacqueline Miller
6/29/2022
Jacqueline D. “Jackie” Miller, nee Post, 85, of Washington, died peacefully Monday, June 27th, 2022. She was born June 13th, 1937 to Dr. and Mrs. Jo
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Elsie Siedhoff
6/29/2022
Elsie Siedhoff (nee' Sieve), 82 of Union, MO passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2022. She is survived by one son, Virgil A. Siedhoff (Lynn) of Beaufort,
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Donald Schmitt Sr.
6/29/2022
Donald Schmitt Sr., 88, of Washington, MO passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2022. He is survived by two sons: Don Schmitt Jr. and significant other Jane o
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Hon. Larry O. Davis
6/28/2022
Hon. Larry O. Davis (Ret.), 87, of Union, MO passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022. He is survived by his son, Stewart Davis and wife Tammy of Gerald
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Gary Daves
6/28/2022
Gary Daves Sr., 71, of Washington, MO passed away Friday, June 24, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Deborah Daves (nee` Rachels) of Washington, MO; o
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Nicholas Noe
6/28/2022
Nicholas Noe, 16, of Washington, MO passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022. He is survived by his parents: George Noe of Washington, MO and Jennifer Cum
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Michael Brune
6/27/2022
Michael Brune of Rosebud passed away Thursday, June 23rd. Memorial services will be Wednesday, June 29th at 7:30 p.m. at Gottenstroter Chapel in Owen
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Noah Goodwin
6/27/2022
Noah M. Goodwin, 21 , of Villa Ridge, passed away on June 22, 2022. Noah, son of Ryan Goodwin and Misty nee Moore, was born on September 30, 2000 i
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Charles Eckelkamp
6/25/2022
Charles F. Eckelkamp, 85, of Washington, MO passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2022. He is survived by his wife Dorothy Eckelkamp (nee` Biermann) of Wash
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William Smith
6/24/2022
William "Bill" Smith, 85, of Union, MO passed away Thursday, June 23, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Smith (nee' Phister); three sons: Wi
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Harlan Meyer
6/23/2022
Harlan "Tracy" Meyer of Rosebud passed away Wednesday, June 22nd. Funeral services will be Monday, June 27th at 11:00 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Churc
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Lola May Dodge
6/21/2022
Lola May Dodge passed away Saturday, June 18th at the age of 78. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 22nd from 4 to 7 pm at Elias Kallal and Schaaf Fu
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Mary Huether
6/21/2022
Mary Huether of Gerald passed away Saturday, June 18th. Funeral services will be Sunday, June 26th at 2:00 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Gerald.
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Wilfred Harry Kessler Sr.
6/21/2022
Wilfred “Willie” Harry Kessler Sr., 90, of Villa Ridge, MO passed away on June 15, 2022. He was born on January 17, 1932 in St. Louis to Harry Kessler
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Katherine Gamache
6/21/2022
Katherine Gamache of Rosebud passed away Saturday, June 18th. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 25th at 11:00 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in
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Dennis DeWayne Gruen
6/17/2022
Dennis DeWayne Gruen of Union, MO passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Janel Gruen of Union; two sons: Daniel Gruen and
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Frank Neier
6/16/2022
Frank E. Neier, 89 , of Washington, passed away on June 13, 2022. Mr. Neier, son of the late Edward F. Neier and Rose nee Erzer, was born on Novembe
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Wayne Nelms
6/16/2022
Wayne Nelms of Owensville passed away Tuesday, June 14th. Funeral services will be Friday, June 17 at 4:00 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensvill
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Emma Jean Shockley
6/16/2022
Emma Jean Shockley of Owensville passed away Tuesday, June 14th. Funeral services will be Monday, June 20 at 11:00 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in O
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Jim Huff
6/15/2022
Jim Huff of Bland passed away Monday, June 13th. Funeral services will be Friday, June 17th at 11:00 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville. Bu
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Mary Elaine Davis
6/14/2022
Mary Elaine Davis (nee’ Dill), 86, of Union, MO passed away Sunday, June 12, 2022. She is survived by her husband, Hon. Larry Davis (Ret.) of Union
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Joyce Jean Phillips
6/11/2022
Joyce Jean Phillips nee Bay of St. Clair, MO passed away Thursday, June 9, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at
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Iris Loreen Door
6/11/2022
Iris Loreen Door (nee Spickelmier) of Villa Ridge, MO passed away Friday, June 10, 2022. She is survived by two sons: Keith Door and significant othe
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David Nadler
6/9/2022
David "Hootie" Nadler, 70, of Augusta, MO passed away Tuesday, June 07, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Nadler (nee` Griffin) of Augusta, MO;
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Tom Smith
6/8/2022
Tom Smith, 67, of Leslie, MO passed away Monday, June 6, 2022. He is survived by two sons: Thomas Smith and fiancée Mindy Parnell of Gerald, MO and
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Robert Lee Bridgman
6/7/2022
Robert Lee Bridgman, Jr. of Union, MO passed away Friday, May 20, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, June 13, 2022 at Crestview
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Karen Marie Larson
6/7/2022
Karen Marie Larson of Rosebud passed away Friday, June 3, 2022. Funeral services will be Thurs., June 9th at 11:00 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church
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Roger Monroe Collier
6/7/2022
Roger Monroe Collier of Fayette passed away Sunday, June 5, 2022. Funeral services will be Friday, June 10th at 3:00 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel.
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Scott Wester
6/6/2022
Scott Wester of Owensville passed away Saturday, June 4th. A Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, June 8 from 4-7 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chape
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Joyce Fisher
6/6/2022
Joyce Fisher of Owensville passed away Friday, May 27th. Memorial services will be Sunday, June 12 at 4:00 p.m. at New Salem Baptist Church - Owensvi
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Brandon Bay
6/6/2022
Brandon Bay of Robertsville, MO passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, June 9, 2022 at Crestview Memo
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Austin Thater
6/4/2022
Austin Thater, 32, of Union, MO passed away Wednesday, June 01, 2022. He is survived by his daughter, Willow Williams of Hillsboro, MO; his father,
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Lewis Strothkamp
6/4/2022
Lewis “Lew” Strothkamp of Union, MO passed away Thursday, June 2, 2022. He is survived by one son, Jeff Strothkamp and wife Leslie of Union; one daug
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Felix Kluba
6/3/2022
Felix Kluba, 85, of Leslie, MO passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Mary Kluba (nee' Strubberg) of Leslie, MO; six chil
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Carol Sue Eye
6/3/2022
Carol Sue Eye, 65 , of Washington, passed away on May 31, 2022. Carol, daughter of the late Allen Eye and Leona Virginia nee Andrews, was born on July
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David Wayne Beck
6/3/2022
David Wayne Beck of Union, MO passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Trisha Beck of Union; one son, Michael Gerner of Union
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Evelyn Smith
6/3/2022
Evelyn Smith of New Haven, formerly of Owensville, passed away Wednesday, June 1st. Funeral services will be Monday, June 6 at 11:00 a.m. at Zion L
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Michael Ritter
6/2/2022
Michael R. Ritter 42, of Washington, passed away on May 26, 2022. Michael, son of Patricia Howie nee Bealler and Matthew Ritter, was born on July 18
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Joseph Leykam
6/1/2022
Our parishioner, Joseph "Lance" Leykam passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022 in St. Louis, Missouri at the age of 60 years. He was born on March 13, 1962
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Kirk Butenhoff
6/1/2022
Kirk Butenhoff of Lonedell, MO passed away Monday, May 30, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, June 4, 2022 at Oak Grove Baptis
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Raymond Dee Prater
5/31/2022
Raymond Dee Prater of Luebbering, MO passed away Friday, May 27, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday, June 2, 2022 at Russell Co
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LeeRoy Krenning
5/31/2022
LeeRoy Krenning of Beaufort, MO passed away Saturday May 28, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Virginia Krenning of Beaufort, MO; two sons, Rick Kre
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Ellis Walker
5/31/2022
Ellis Walker of Owensville passed away Friday, May 27 at St. Louis Children's Hospital. Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 1st at 10:00 a.m. at F
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Gary and Barbara Weirich
5/26/2022
A companion Celebration of Life will be held for Gary and Barbara Weirich on Saturday, June 4 from 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. at Antioch Christian Church.
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Virginia Brinkmann
5/24/2022
Virginia Brinkmann (nee` Lohmeyer), 78, of Washington, Missouri passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022. She is survived by one son, Jeremy Brinkmann of Wa
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Marylee Vernaci
5/24/2022
MaryLee Vernaci , 87 , passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022. MaryLee, daughter of the late Herbert Hill and Pearl nee Fischer, was born on December 2,
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Harry John Abeln
5/24/2022
Harry John Abeln of Washington, MO passed away Saturday, May 21, 2022. He is survived by two sons: Harry Abeln Jr. and wife Connie (nee Ruyle) of Pac
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Connie Coppedge
5/24/2022
Connie Coppedge of Owensville passed away Sunday, May 22nd. Funeral services will be Friday, May 27th at 11:00 a.m. at Pin Oak Baptist Church. Buri
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Marcella Dobsch
5/24/2022
Marcella Dobsch, 72, of Union, MO passed away Monday May 23, 2022. She is survived by two daughters: Wendy Hicks of Mt. Vernon, IL and Christy Dobs
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Virginia Brinkmann
5/21/2022
Virginia Brinkmann (nee` Lohmeyer), 78, of Washington, MO passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022. She is survived by one son, Jeremy Brinkmann of Washingt
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Virgil Schmitt
5/20/2022
Virgil "Butch" Schmitt, 92, of Washington, MO passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022. He is survived by two sons: Alan Schmitt and wife Dena of Washington,
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Glenda Redeker
5/20/2022
Glenda Marie Redeker (nee Helling) of St. Clair, MO passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2022. She is survived by her husband, Bruce Redeker of St. Clair;
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Wesley Hinson
5/20/2022
Wesley Hinson of Grover, Mo., passed away April 27 in St. Louis. Memorial services will be Saturday, May 28 at 3:00 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in
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Shaun Stanfill
5/19/2022
Shaun Raymond Stanfill of St. Clair, MO passed away Thursday, May 12, 2022 Memorial Services for 15 year old Shaun will be held from 1:00 PM to 7:00
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Leonard Key
5/19/2022
Leonard Key of Huntsville, formerly of Sullivan, passed away Friday, Nov. 19th. Memorial services will be Saturday, May 28 at 11:00 a.m. at Gottenstr
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Carol Willming
5/19/2022
Carol Willming (nee' Schulte) , 79, of Washington, MO passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022. She is survived by her husband, Don Willming of Washington
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Vernon Lee Wymer
5/19/2022
Vernon Lee Wymer of St. Clair, MO passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, May 23, 2022 at Russell Coloni
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Beverly Kamler
5/18/2022
Beverly Kamler (nee` Barnes), 73, of Washington, MO passed away Monday, May 16, 2022. she is survived by her husband John Kamler of Washington, MO; on
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Edward Douglas Arnold
5/18/2022
Edward “Eddie” Douglas Arnold of Owensville, Mo., passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022. A Celebration of Life visitation for 55 year old Edward “Eddie”
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Ralph Buschman
5/18/2022
Ralph B. Buschman, 88, of Washington, passed away on May 13, 2022. Ralph, son of the late Frank Buschmann and Launa nee Briggs, was born on July 24,
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George Tainter
5/17/2022
George Tainter, 85, of Hermann passed away Thursday, May 12th. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, May 28th from 4-6 p.m. at Seventh Street
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Charlotte Hellmann
5/17/2022
Charlotte Marie Hellmann (nee Leonard) of Gerald, MO passed away Saturday, May 14, 2022. She is survived by her husband, Gary Hellmann of Gerald; her
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Robin Vondera
5/17/2022
Robin Vondera nee` Tredway of Union, MO passed away Sunday May 15, 2022.

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James Haberberger
5/17/2022
James "Jim" Haberberger, 67, of Washington, MO passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022. He is survived by four daughters: Dr. Michelle Arellano-Haberberge
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Dale Havelka
5/16/2022
Dale Havelka of Owensville passed away Friday, May 13th. Funeral services will be Tuesday, May 17th at 11:00 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensvi
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Donald Jones
5/16/2022
Donald G. Jones of Owensville passed away Saturday, May 14, 2022. Funeral services will be Thursday, May 19th at 11:00 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral
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Roger Grob
5/14/2022
Roger Grob of Gerald passed away Friday, May 13th. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 21st at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's United Church of Christ in
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Christopher Smith
5/13/2022
Christopher R. Smith, 29, of Washington, MO passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2022. He is survived by one daughter, Riley Smith; his parents, Eric Smith
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Jeanette Schroeder Miller
5/12/2022
Jeanette Schroeder Miller of Washington, MO (formerly of Union) passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022. She is survived by four sons: Jeff Schroeder and w
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Aaron Kohrmann
5/12/2022
Aaron Kohrmann of Owensville passed away Tuesday, May 10th. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 14th at 10:00 a.m. a St. John's United Church of C
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Virginia Barkey
5/11/2022
Virginia Barkey of Union, MO passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022. She is survived by two sons: Mike Barkey and wife Sharon of Sullivan, and Mark Barkey
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Robert Hostkoetter
5/10/2022
Robert "Bob" Hostkoetter, 94, of Marthasville, MO passed away Monday, May 9, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Lois Hostkoetter (nee' Mueller); one
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Gladys Engemann
5/9/2022
Gladys E. Engemann, 91 , of Washington, passed away on May 6, 2022. Gladys, daughter of the late Oscar Nolting and Laura nee Ellermann, was born on
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Michael Allen Burk
5/6/2022
Michael “Mike” Allen Burk of Union, MO passed away Thursday, May 5, 2022. He is survived by his significant other, Joan Groff of Union; two daughters
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Tanya Marie Schulte
5/6/2022
Tanya Marie Schulte nee Rich of Robertsville, MO passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, May 9, 2022 at
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Keegan James Wiedemann
5/6/2022
Keegan James Wiedemann, 18 , of New Haven, passed away on May 1, 2022. Keegan, son of Tim Wiedeman and LeAnne nee Smith, was born on November 11, 20
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