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Three Republicans seeking nomination for Associate Circuit Judge

Three Republicans seeking nomination for Associate Circuit Judge

    Three Republican candidates for Associate Circuit Judge will face off in the August primary. Kri...

New county prosecutor to be determined on Aug. 5

New county prosecutor to be determined on Aug. 5

    The next Phelps County Prosecuting Attorney will be elected in next Tuesday’s primary. Republica...

Officers lodge internal complaints against police chief

Crow could face impeachment by council at meeting on August 5

Members of the Police Committee are s...

School offers to manage part of Community Park

School offers to manage part of Community Park

    Steelville Schools Superintendent Mike Whittaker approached the city council at their last meeti...

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MoDOT promotes sales tax to city councilmen

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) wants your vote on August 5, and they’re working hard to get it. Area MoDOT engineer Preston Kramer attended a Cuba City Council meeting last month as part of the statewide departmental effort to drum up voter support for the three-quarter cent sales tax proposal that will appear on the ballot.

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Lawnmower fire quickly extinguished

Lawnmower fire quickly extinguished

    Steelville firefighters got a special thank you visit from the kids and adults of the Meramec Baptist Association on Friday, July 25. They brought the crews special treats that they had made to show their appreciation for what the volunteers do for the community, and were given a tour of the firehouse and equipment.
    SFPD personnel were thankful for their thoughtfulness and were glad to have...

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Local basketball players headed to Chicago

    Members of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) girl’s basketball team will play on a WNBA court on August 3. Team Blackout will play following a WNBA game between the Chicago Sky and the Washington Mystics.

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Bourbon school supply lists

Bourbon Elementary School supply list
    Students should mark all supplies with their name except as specified.
    Preschool: $45 snack fee/supply fee, 1 backpack (standard size; small ones will not hold library books), 1 set of extra clothes (for milk spills).

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Beware of Publishers Clearing House scam

Crawford County residents should be aware of a scam that is taking place around the area. Reports are coming in from the Crawford County Sheriff's Department that individuals are calling claiming to be Publishers Clearing House and asking for money.

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Local voters heading to polls on Tuesday

    The August 5 primary will see several races for county and state offices, a proposed tax to fund the library and a proposed sales tax to fund Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) projects for the next 10 years.

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State treasurer announces new social media campaign to enhance financial literacy among Missourian

State Treasurer Clint Zweifel has announced a new push by his office to promote financial literacy among Missourians young and old through social media. As the state’s chief financial officer and a strong consumer advocate for Missourians, Treasurer Zweifel will share tips and online resources to help individuals and families with important money management topics like teaching kids about money, s...

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Early teal season set, outlook bright

The outlook is bright for Missouri’s early teal hunting season, but state officials say some hunters will need to make different arrangements than in years past to buy federal duck stamps.

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‘Wine Country Artists’ coming to Steelville

    The exhibition “Wine Country Artists” will feature the work of four Missouri artists: Bryan Haynes, Sheri Hausman, Beverly Ann Wells and Tony Carosella. Each of the artists lives and works in the Missouri Wine Country overlooking the Missouri River.

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