Steelville’s annual fall festival kicked off on Tuesday and has fun events and activities for all ages planned for the whole week. Harvest Festival 2021 is sponsored by the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce and this year’s theme is “Star Spangled Salute.”
The city of Steelville is considering the implementation of a program that would aim to reduce crime, especially in residential rental properties in the town. At the city council meeting on September 1, council members heard about a program currently in place in the city of Florissant, Mo., and determined that further discussion was needed with local landlords to create a program that could work best in this community.
A Steelville woman won $10,000 in the first round of the state of Missouri’s Vaccine Incentive Program (VIP) drawings. Governor Mike Parson announced the winners of the first drawing of the MO VIP on August 25.
Six contestants will compete for the crown in the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2021 Harvest Festival Queen Pageant.
Two arrests were made following a drug raid on a Steelville residence on August 29.