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Callaway Bank to offer loans to spur downtown revitalization

Executives at The Callaway Bank announced Wednesday that they want to help jump-start Fulton’s downtown revitalization efforts.

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New location offers local Farmers Market more exposure

Visitors to Memorial Park the last few weeks have noticed something missing, and it wasn’t just material cleaned out by renovation crews. The Fulton Farmers Market has made the move to the parking lot in front of Sutherland’s on Business 54.

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Last call for Tif’s after all

Tif’s Ugly Mug, the 5th Street bar that has served as a haunt for Fulton’s college crowd for the past seven years, has closed its doors and moved to The Landing, the popular nightlife spot in St. Louis.

Pet Food Recalls Spread

Add Canidae, Wellpet, Natural Balance and Apex to the list of pet food manufacturers recalling dry pet food because of Salmonella contamination.

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Saults Drugs takes on new co-owner

Customers of Saults Drug Store on Court Street might notice a new face behind the pharmacy counter, though he’s no stranger to the business. Mark Jennings, formerly a staff worker at Red Cross Pharmacy, (and its predecessor, Dunavants,) has come on board at Saults, the beginnings of a process to gradually take the reigns from current owner and operator Al Real.

Fulton Commons under new ownership

The Fulton Commons Shopping Center in Fulton is now owned by L.W. Partnership, L.P., a firm based in the state of Nevada.

Environmentalists oppose Callaway nuclear renewal

A Missouri environmental group is asking the federal government to more closely scrutinize Ameren Corp.'s request for a 20-year license renewal at the state's only nuclear power plant.

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Ameren, Westinghouse form nuclear alliance

Ameren Missouri announced Thursday it has entered into an agreement with Westinghouse Electric Company to exclusively support Westinghouse’s application for the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Small Modular Reactors (SMR) investment funds of up to $452 million.

New study: Consumers highly engaged with newspaper media content across platforms

Arlington, Va.–A new study shows that in an average week, 74% of all Internet users rely on local newspaper media – digital as well as print – as key sources of news and information, and are engaging with their local newspaper across multiple platforms.

Fulton OKs building luxury hangars at airport

The Elton Hensley Memorial Airport may soon see more traffic thanks to a plan approved by the Fulton City Council Tuesday night. After swearing in newly-elected council members Lindsey Pace, Steve Moore, Mike West and Mary Rehklau, the council heard a presentation by developer Bob Moreland.

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McDonald’s in Fulton closes

Restaurant to be rebuilt with reopening set July 1

The McDonald’s Restaurant on Business 54 South in Fulton closed on Saturday afternoon to prepare for demolition of the current building on Wednesday.

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It's not the last call for Tif's

Becoming the general manager of Tif's Ugly Mug following his graduation from William Woods in 2008, Brandon Tiefenauer is looking for new opportunities for the only bar on East 5th street. “I enjoy Fulton, business is good here …” Tiefenauer said. Serving food once again, Tiefenauer added “we have a full-menu kitchen open till 1 a.m. … we are trying to give people a place to relax.”

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Area officials discuss pending utility changes

Leaders of several area municipalities gathered in Fulton Tuesday night to hear a presentation from the Missouri Public Utility Alliance on the costs of operating utilities and the impact pending EPA/DNR regulations will have on those costs.

Ameren Missouri seeks 20-year reactor extension

During a U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) public hearing Wednesday in Fulton, two people spoke in favor of a nuclear reactor license renewal and two were opposed.

Fulton officials make city government more accessible

Fulton residents can watch live online tonight as the Fulton City Council receives an update on some recent technological advances for the city — including a new website where citizens can watch streaming video of Fulton Area Community Television.