Crawford County News

Boast re-elected as commissioner

    Although the nation still waits to learn who the next president will be, the state of Missouri has re-elected Governor Mike Parson (R), and Crawford County voters chose District #2 Commissioner Jared Boast (R) to retain his seat.

Commission hears complaints about proposed coroner’s facility

    Crawford County Commissioners heard determined opposition to locating a coroner’s facility at 1000 Mapleshade Road in Cuba at their meeting on Wednesday, October 28. Nancy Montgomery, who owns adjacent property, confronted the commission with her concerns about having the facility in a residential neighborhood, backed by a room full of residents of the area.

Impact 100 decides on $30,000 in local grants

    Although Impact 100 Crawford County wasn’t able to host its annual event this year due to the ongoing pandemic, the group met virtually and awarded six $5,000 grants to non-profit organizations that serve the county. Over the past four years, Impact 100 has raised nearly $120,000 to benefit local causes.

General Election is Tuesday

    Voters will select a president and vice president at the polls next Tuesday. In Missouri, we will also choose a governor. And, in Crawford County, a District #2 commissioner.