Spectrum lines still a safety concern in Steelville

    The city of Steelville plans to send a letter threatening to terminate its agreement to allow Spectrum Mid-America, LLC (formerly Charter Communications) to utilize city utility poles for their lines if safety concerns aren’t resolved.

One-day Cuba Fest set for Saturday

    After not having a festival in 2020 due to the pandemic, Cuba Fest will be returning to the Historic Recklein District for the 59th year on Saturday, October 16. From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be arts, crafts, food, music, and more.

DNR awards $50,000 wastewater grant to Bourbon 

    The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has awarded a $50,000 Clean Water Engineering Report Grant to the city of Bourbon to evaluate its wastewater system. The grant offers funding to qualified communities to help cover engineering costs for evaluating water and wastewater system improvements.

County receives $2.3 million in ARPA funds

    Crawford County has received the first half of $4.6 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds and applications to utilize that funding will be handled through the Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC).

Deadline nears for 2021 Missouri Farmland Value Opinion Survey

The deadline to participate in the 2021 Missouri Farmland Value Opinion Survey is Oct. 13.