Steelville middle and high school students will move to virtual learning next week as a result of a trend upward in positive COVID-19 cases. Steelville School District Superintendent Mike Whittaker issued the following announcement on Friday, March 26:
Ward 2 voters in the City of Steelville will choose one of two men to serve as alderman for a two-year term – either Mathew Lorraine or Jason Ward. Each was given the opportunity to present himself to voters in a submitted profile as follows.
The Steelville School District was voted 2020 Business of the Year with the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented at the Chamber’s annual dinner meeting held on Tuesday, March 16.
The Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards banquet and meeting on Tuesday, March 16 in Stephan’s Riverside Event Center at Bass’ River Resort.
Steelville City council members continued discussion about proposed updates to the city’s park ordinance at the March 15 council meeting. The discussion among those present was more civil than it had been in recent weeks, but the mayor also read from a letter sent from an absent alderwoman pointing out her concerns with some of the changes included by other council members.