Cuba News

Cuba Animal Shelter receives update from 2016 adoption

By Danica Moschenross,
Sawyer’s best friend for life
    When my family first saw Fillmore (now known as Sawyer) running loose on the streets of Cuba, Missouri, we almost immediately fell in love.
    We called the shelter soon after a lady, who happened to be the Cuba MO animal photographer, helped to inform us who to call.

Mayor, city marshal only contested races in Cuba

Candidate filing for the April 3 municipal elections ended on Tuesday, January 16. There were no last-minute adds to the election ballot in Cuba, so that leaves only two contested races on the city ballot.

Three candidates have filed both for the offices of Cuba mayor and city marshal. In the mayor’s race, incumbent Ray Mortimeyer is running for reelection, and he is being challenged by Woody Martin and Henry Copling. In the city marshal’s race, incumbent Paul Crow faces opposition from Doug Shelton and Frank Magel.

City approves lease arrangement with NMBS

At a special meeting held on Thursday, January 25, the Cuba City Council approved a lease arrangement with National Medical Billing Services (NMBS) that will provide the company with temporary office space as it looks to expand and add local jobs in 2018.