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Meramec River shooting trial still set for this month

    The trial of a Cuba man who was arrested for allegedly killing a man along the Meramec River in a dispute of land-use rights will proceed later this month, despite a notification to the contrary being sent out to parties following the case.

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Commissioners discuss possible road closure

    Crawford County commissioners heard arguments against closing a local roadway at their meeting on April 29 after landowners along the thoroughfare petitioned for its closure. Property owners have asked to close a section of Meramec Farms Road, but two different entities had concerns with that request.

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Voter registration coming to county high schools

    Crawford County Clerk Mardy Leathers (far right) and Elections Management Clerk DeDee Hamilton held a voter registration drive at Steelville High School on Thursday, April 24. Ten SHS students registered during the hour and a half long time frame the two were at the school during lunch periods. This drive is the first in a series of these planned throughout the county in an effort to encourage citizens to exercise their right to vote.

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Three charged after meth lab found on Bird's Nest Road

    Three young adults have been charged in connection with a meth lab allegedly discovered by law enforcement on Bird's Nest Road on April 9.

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Two sex offenders arrested, many others face drug charges

    Crawford County’s Prosecuting Attorney filed the following felony charges between March 31 and April 20:

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Two St. James area residents held for murder, assault near Rosati

• Updated 3:40 p.m., April 24

   Murder charges have been filed against a man and woman from the St. James area in shootings that took place in Crawford County near Rosati in the early morning hours of Wednesday, April 23.

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