Crawford County News

County has lowest COVID vaccination rate in region

    COVID cases continue to decline in Crawford County but, as vaccines become available, fewer residents are receiving doses than surrounding counties.
The state COVID website reports only an estimated 5.9 percent of Crawford County's 23,920 residents have received at least one vaccine dose.

County ATV order approved

    Crawford County Commissioners approved a new order governing permits for ATVs at their weekly meeting, delayed a day to Wednesday, February 17, because of winter weather.

County schools could benefit from $3.6 million in COVID relief

    The most recent round of federal COVID-19 relief included billions of dollars in potential funding for the nation’s schools, including $871 million for Missouri schools. Of that amount, $784 million was allocated school districts, including nearly $3.8 million for the three Crawford County districts.

Authorities make another marijuana bust on I-44

    Crawford County law enforcement was involved in another incident where marijuana was found in a vehicle on Interstate 44 on February 4.