During its February 2 meeting, the Cuba City Council approved a motion to hire two police officers. A discussion was also held about raising the starting pay for the Police Department so it would be more competitive with other area agencies when trying to fill vacancies.
The city of Cuba and Crawford Electric Cooperative have both issued electrical usage alerts in the wake of the extreme winter weather that is gripping the area. Both are urging citizens to save power until the cold snap is over.
Eligible Missourians can now receive a COVID-19 vaccine through Walmart and Sam’s Club locations across the state.
Two out-of-state residents have been charged with felonies in Crawford County after local law enforcement discovered approximately 20 pounds of marijuana and other related drug items in their rental van on Interstate 44 on January 14.
Sink’s Pharmacy, which operates Towne Pharmacy in Cuba, Steelville Drug, Sinks Pharmacy in Bourbon, and numerous other area locations, began administering COVID-19 vaccinations in the area last week, starting with a shot clinic at Golden Echoes in Steelville on Friday.