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NRC names new resident inspector at Callaway Energy Center

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials selected Mike Langelier to serve as the new resident inspector at the Callaway Energy Center. Read more about Langelier's prior experiences in the field.

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Admirers reflect on Churchill’s life during 50th anniversary of his death

British ambassador, Churchill descendants travel to Fulton for ceremony

Sounds from a trumpet resonated inside the Church of St. Mary the Virgin Aldermanbury Saturday as international and state leaders and community members silently reflected on the life of Sir Winston Churchill.

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Nontombi Naomi Tutu speaks at William Woods University in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.

Gender, racial equality advocate draws parallel between MLK’s struggles, struggles today

When it comes to famous or well known people, Nontombi Naomi Tutu likes to find the stories behind the stories. She took time to research the thoughts and words of Martin Luther King Jr. in an attempt to find the story behind his story and to learn about him as a private figure rather than just a public figure.

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Auto dealers sue Revenue department over Tesla 'dealer' license

Osage Industries of Linn and 380 Missouri auto dealers sue over Revenue department's granting dealer license to electric car maker.

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International speaker coming to William Woods

Daughter of social rights activist Desmond Tutu to talk of life in apartheid South Africa

In its week-long celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, William Woods University will host the daughter of South African social rights activist Archbishop Desmond Tutu at 6 p.m. today in Cutlip Auditorium.

New Bloomfield to vote on possible change in municipal elections

The New Bloomfield Board of Aldermen recently voted to put a ballot issue on the April 7 ballot, which, if approved, would allow the city to forego an election if the candidates who file are running unopposed.

New Bloomfield holds financial aid night for seniors

New Bloomfield High School will hold a financial aid night at 6 tonight in the high school library. A representative from William Woods University’s admissions department will give a presentation and answer questions regarding financial aid and the government’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process.

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Art House holds Painting with Sharpies youth class

Art House held a Painting with Sharpies class Sunday. Participants decorated ceramic tiles using Sharpies, then placed rubbing alcohol on top of their designs to blend the colors together. Click to see photos.

Ambulance board considers solution to pursuing bad debt

The Callaway County Ambulance District, like many similar medical service providers, sometimes has issues collecting payment for those services.

Explosive device found in Millersburg roadway over weekend

Law enforcement: Not related to incident in Holts Summit Jan. 10

Officials say a pair of explosive devices found in a roadway near Millersburg Sunday do not appear to be connected to a bomb found in a mailbox in Holts Summit on Jan. 10.

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Ameren Missouri awards Capital Region Medical Center $417,000

The utility company’s program gives money as an incentive for energy efficiency improvements

Ameren Missouri’s ActOnEnergy BizSavers program awarded Capital Region Medical Center an incentive of more than $417,000. Capital Region earned the incentive after making “extensive energy-efficient improvements to the organization’s buildings,” according to a press release.

Relay for Life to kick off fundraising with spaghetti lunch

Relay for Life of Callaway County will have its kickoff meeting with a spaghetti lunch fundraiser on Jan. 24. Learn more.

High-speed vehicle pursuit leads to Holts Summit man's arrest

A driver allegedly fled from the Callaway County deputies and Holts Summit police officers Sunday, Jan. 18, according to a Callaway County Sheriff's Office press release.

Search for missing Holts Summit youth successful

A Friday evening search in Holts Summit ended quickly and successfully when a missing 13-year-old boy with special needs was found and returned to his parents.

North Callaway prepares to send bond projects out to bid

North Callaway R-I Schools are taking the first official steps to move forward with projects from the $6 million bond issue passed by district patrons in November.