MoDOT Road Work

MoDOT planned road work in north Missouri week of May 1

The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the north Missouri region planned for the week of May 1 – 7 from the Missouri Department of Transportation. In addition to the work listed below, there may be pothole patching, bridge maintenance, striping, brush cutting, guardrail repairs and other road work […]

May is Motorcycle Safety Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Month and favorable weather seems to be an invitation to motorcyclists to go for a ride. It’s important for motorcyclists to take an active role in their safety so keep these suggestions in mind when you’re on the road: * Be visible. Motorists often have a hard time seeing you so […]

Gully Erosion

Conservation compliance change requires treating gully erosion on highly erodible land

Missouri farmers who participate in USDA programs will be required to provide additional control of ephemeral gully erosion on their highly erodible fields, State Conservationist J.R. Flores said. Ephemeral gullies are the smaller ditches in fields that farmers often smooth with a disc before planting crops. Flores, who heads the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service […]

NCMC - North Central Missouri College

Annual North Central Missouri College Foundation Celebration honors 5

The North Central Missouri College Foundation recognized many individuals for their contributions and achievements at its celebration Thursday night. Foundation Director Teresa Cross recognized Lead Gift Contributor Nan Carter. Foundation President Cathy Bailey introduced the Distinguished Alumni: Paul Costello, Linda Crooks, Don Gibson, and Jack McCausland as well as prior distinguished alumni. Cross and NCMC […]

Farmers Electric Coop

Farmers’ Electric Coop announces essay contest winners

Farmers’ Electric Cooperative has announced essay contest winners. Two juniors won all-expense-paid trips to Washington, D.C., and three sophomores won trips to the Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience (CYCLE) program in Jefferson City. Harlie Jones of Chillicothe High School won the Annual Youth Tour Washington essay contest. Nicole Robinson of Pattonsburg High School placed […]