Missouri voters have until October 7 to register for the November 3 general election. Those who are registered will have three options for casting their ballots this year.
Two people were killed in Crawford County last week in unrelated wreck. One of the victims was from Nebraska, but the other lived in St. James.
An 87-year-old woman was killed in a car crash in Crawford County on September 14. The accident occurred at 1:40 p.m. on Highway N, eight miles south of Bourbon.
Just a week after reporting a drop in both COVID-19 cases and the number of teachers and students quarantined due to possible exposures to the disease, the Cuba School District reported a rise in both numbers on Friday, September 18.
Cuba High School will celebrate its annual football homecoming game on Friday, October 2, when the Wildcats host Sweet Springs. Due to the ongoing pandemic, several changes are being made this year to reduce potential exposure to the coronavirus.
A St. James man has been arrested on three counts of statutory sodomy of a person less than 12 years old, and one count of child molestation, second degree, of a child less than 12.
The Phelps/Maries County Health Department has reported four more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the county to six total coronavirus deaths. Positive cases continue to increase, with several from the Missouri University of Science & Technology (S&T).