Crawford County News

Law enforcement, hospital earn state award

           Five law enforcement agencies and one medical facility in Crawford County have received a Community Partner Award for their help with the Missouri Attorney General’s SAFE Kits Initiative.

Cuba teen charged with assault involving AR-15

            A Cuba man stands charged with five felonies after reportedly assaulting another man at a Steelville river access area and threatening the victim with a firearm.

Commissioners address county road concerns

            Crawford County Commissioners have been facing a nearly constant stream of complaints about road conditions in the county, many on social media sites, with most people expressing dissatisfaction not only with the conditions, but also with the response or lack of response they have received from county officials on the matter.

Carjacking suspect arrested

            A pregnant woman with her six-year-old child in the car sped away from a man she reported was armed with a rifle and attempting to hijack her vehicle on June 8 in Leasburg. Law enforcement responded but were unable to locate the man at that time, however, he was caught the next day.