Cuba News

Public Works issues, other items addressed by council

            During its second meeting in July the Cuba City Council addressed a wide range of Public Works issues involving the Electric and Street departments. Aldermen also discussed some Animal Control and Police Department issues.

City council meets with MPUA representatives

           Two representatives from the Missouri Public Utility Alliance (MPUA) attended the July 19 meeting of the Cuba City Council to discuss services and training the Alliance can offer the city.

Fentanyl found in drug raid

            Felony distribution charges have been filed against a Cuba man after law enforcement conducted a drug raid at his home and allegedly located several hundred capsules of fentanyl on his bed where he’d been counting them. He reportedly said he didn’t use the drug, and only had it to give to his girlfriend.

Council discusses expanded Hood Park camping for fair

           During its July 19 meeting, the Cuba City Council discussed a request from the Crawford County Fair Board to expand the livestock campground area at Hood Park. Making improvements, however, may take years due to the ongoing supply chain problem.

Siebert named assistant super

           Just months after resigning her position as Cuba High School principal, Myra Siebert has been named the district’s new assistant superintendent.