Candidate filing opens next week

             Candidate filing begins on Tuesday, December 6 for those interested in serving on various local boards governing tax-funded entities in the community. Filing for the April 4, 2023 election is only open for three weeks and will end on Tuesday, December 27.

Steelville Schools address lead in water sources

           Parents of Steelville students were notified Monday about results of water testing throughout the school district. New legislation in the state of Missouri requires testing for lead and, in the Steelville School District, test results showed 16 out of 130 samples were above the threshold allowed.

Steelville loses out on state ARPA funding

            The state of Missouri has announced winners of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grant funding for water infrastructure projects. The city of Steelville had applied for funds in two areas but did not make the cut. The cities of Cuba and Bourbon also submitted applications, but were not approved, either.