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One dead, two seriously injured in interstate accident

An accident on I-70 Saturday morning has left one dead and two seriously injured.

Police: 2 robberies may be related

Fulton police are looking for a connection between two armed robberies at two Fulton stores this weekend that may involve the same suspects.

Several area roads to be effected by construction

Roadside maintenance in the westbound lanes of U.S. 54 between Route AA and Center Street in Holts Summit will take place Monday and Tuesday.

Fire damages Fulton home

The Fulton Fire Department responded to a structure fire Tuesday evening that fire investigators said was caused by arcing wires in the attic.

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Water continues to impede Callaway County traffic

As the Missouri River continues to climb, flooding continues to plague Callaway County residents, especially those near the still-closed Routes 94 and C.

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Searching for a good read and a bargain

The Callaway County Public Library held a book sale Thursday.

Girls Basketball: New Bloomfield 53, Novinger 35

Despite shooting just 23 percent from the field, the Lady Wildcats were still able to pull off a convincing victory over the Lady Cats at Moberly Area Community College on Saturday.

Junior High girls basketball: Warrenton 39, Fulton Middle School (7th) 17

Carly Fisher tallied seven points and had five rebounds and five steals in the Lady Hornets’ loss to the Lady Warriors on Saturday morning.

New Bloomfield downs South Callaway in boys basketball

New Bloomfield senior guard Grant Nichols and sophomore forward Jak Kitchens tallied 18 points apiece as the Wildcats fended off the South Callaway Bulldogs 67-55 in Show-Me Conference play Friday night.

Girls Basketball: Fulton 50, Marshall 43

Protecting a two-point lead, the Lady Hornets preserved their perfect record by outscoring the Lady Owls 11-6 in the fourth quarter of Thursday night’s NCMC triumph.

Hearing allows beef producers feedback on proposed checkoff

There are 53,000 Missouri cattle producers who in total pay over $2 million each year into the federal beef checkoff.

Fulton Manor receives PMMA’s Emerald Award

Fulton Presbyterian Manor was recently honored with an Emerald Award.

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FHS student wins award at State Constitution Competition

AJ Ballard, a freshman at Fulton High School, was presented the Scout Award.

Scheduled roadwork set for Callaway starting Tuesday

The Department of Transportation will replace culvert pipes on two roadways in Callaway.

Callaway County applications for LIHEAP assistance being accepted

Qualifying individuals can receive help through the cold winter months and into March.

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First Place Regional Winners

FHS Constitutional Project team advances to state.

Men disappear after police stop in Holts Summit, still at large

Two individuals remain on the loose after what appeared to be a routine traffic stop Saturday night.

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Kingdom City accident leaves two dead, five with injuries

An accident at the eastbound Kingdom City exit on I-70 has left two dead; updated Tuesday night.

Shots fired at car Monday in Fulton; no injuries reported

Local colleges not threatened

Update: Fulton police say shots fired at car on 900 block of Westminster; two shell casings found, and two bullet holes seen on vehicle.

Single-vehicle accident Friday night leaves 3 injured

The Fulton Police responded a single vehicle accident Friday night.

Vehicle collision on Jefferson flips Ford Escape

Only a minor injury was reported following a vehicle collision at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Fourth Street yesterday.

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Head and shoulders above tonight

In front of homecoming, South Callaway seeks Eastern Conference championship

South Callaway has potential double-celebration as undefeated Mark Twain comes to Mokane.

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Fire damages Fulton residence

A fire severely damaged a home at 720 Grand Avenue in Fulton early Sunday morning. No one was home at the time.

Holts Summit fire leaves two pets dead Thursday

A residential fire in a single-story home leaves two pets dead.

Holts Summit fire leaves 2 pets dead

A residence fire in the 1100 block of Angie Drive in Holts Summit leaves two pets dead while the owners and two other pets were able to leave the house without injury.

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Investigation continues in weekend robberies

No arrests were announced Monday in two alleged armed robberies — believed to be by the same individual — that occurred Saturday night.

New Bloomfield man dies in weekend car crash

A New Bloomfield man was killed in a single car accident late Saturday night, according to the Missouri State Police.

Shawna Bethell joins Fulton Sun

The Fulton Sun announces the appointment of Shawna Bethell to its team as a staff reporter.

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Fulton police arrest man following high-speed chase

Officers of the Fulton Police Department were involved in a car chase through Fulton early morning Monday.

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Ward 2 councilman issues statement after Tuesday meeting

Fulton Ward 2 Councilman Lowe Cannell issued a statement to the Fulton Sun late Tuesday night following the city council's Sept. 8 meeting,

13th Judicial Circuit Court to receive award

The 13th Judicial Circuit Court will be recognized Tuesday at 4 p.m. during an award ceremony at the Callaway County Courthouse.

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Historical Fulton home damaged in fire

A house fire in a historical property at 817 Court Street started early this morning and, although no injuries were reported, the house has received extensive damage.

Mokane man killed in 2-vehicle crash

A Mokane man was killed in a two-vehicle accident Sunday morning in Callaway County.

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Get up and go

One of the Tuesday highlights at the Kingdom of Callaway County Fair was the kids tractor pull, which drew dozens of excited participants. Hundreds braved the scorching temperatures as the fair and carnival rides were up and running. The fair continues for the rest of the week. See daily schedule on page 2 in today’s edition.

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Malottki, Stone join Sun newsroom staff

Two University of Missouri grads appointed to Fulton Sun

Callaway County Sheriff site down following hack

The Callaway County Sheriff website is down after the department’s webmaster found strong evidence indicating the site was hacked last week.

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5 federal warrants issued in Callaway County

The Callaway County Sheriff Department, Fulton Police Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol are assisting the Drug Enforcement Agency and the Internal Revenue Service in issuing five federal warrants throughout Callaway County.

Annual Truck and Tractor Pull scheduled in Auxvasse

The Auxvasse Lions Club will host its 34th annual Truck and Tractor Pull Friday, July 17.

North Callaway announces lunch policy

The North Callaway School District released its 2015-2016 free and reduced price lunch policy and student eligibility.

Auxvasse woman dies after I-70 accident

Accident on I-70 leaves one woman dead, another injured

Callaway Bank appoints Basnett as new chairman

Mike Basnett has been appointed as the board chairman of The Callaway Bank.

Fulton man arrested after car chase

A Fulton man was arrested after a car chase landed him in the hospital from a gunshot wound.

"Hit the Bricks" Street Fair

Gallery of events that took place during the 12th annual "Hit the Bricks" Street Fair in Fulton.

Fulton School Board identifies district high, low points in workshop

Fulton Public Schools Board of Education members met in a workshop setting Wednesday night with Superintendent Jacque Cowherd to reflect on the district and themselves as a group.

2 Fulton men turn themselves in after vehicle chase

A Fulton man turned himself into authorities on Monday after allegedly fleeing from officers during a weekend pursuit.

Enrollment for Farm Bill opened

Enrollment for the Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs opened June 17.

Callaway County Senior Center Council elected new members

Judy Baumgartner, who has served as Callaway County's representative for the Missouri Silver Haired Legislature for four years, has been re-elected for another two years. Members were also elected for the Callaway County Senior Center Council.

BRIEF: New Bloomfield man arrested on sexual abuse charges

New Bloomfield man Robert Joseph Pope, 31, was arrested June 4 for various sexual abuse charges involving two children.

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‘Super Chicken’ encourages literacy

The Callaway County Public Library held its first superhero event, Wednesday. Click to see photos and to learn more about the summer reading program.

Federal firearms investigation leaves Callaway County

Authorities conducted federal firearms search in Millersburg last month, investigation is ongoing

A federal firearms investigation, which led to the search of a Millersburg home last month, has moved out of the mid-Missouri region. The investigation is still ongoing.