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News : Stevens sentenced to 17 years on burglary, firearm charges
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/18 9:40:19 (376 reads)

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox reports that Judge Thomas Chapman has sentenced 38-year old Jeffery Dwain Stevens of Chillicothe to a total of 17 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections for his actions in a 2012 day-time burglary one mile to the east of Chillicothe.

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News : "Texas Hold 'Em" poker tournament to be held Saturday
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/17 7:32:41 (371 reads)

Two prizes will be awarded to the champion of the First Annual "Texas Hold 'Em" poker tournament on Saturday, January 19th in Chillicothe, sponsored by the North Missouri Sportsman's Alliance. The champion will receive a Quest Heat compound bow donated by North Missouri Outdoors and a 10-22 Ruger rifle donated by Rogers Pawn an Gun valued at more than $800.00. The poker tournament is a fundraiser for the Share the Harvest program of Livingston, Daviess, Linn, and Carroll Counties.

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News : "Barbershop Quartet" to perform Sunday in Chillicothe
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/17 6:40:00 (288 reads)

The Storm FrontBarbershop Quartet, gold medal winners in the International Barbership Harmony Society competition, will perform Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center in Chillicothe.

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News : Grundy County Food Pantry Featured On Open Line
Posted by Randy on 2013/1/15 6:52:06 (320 reads)

An update on the Grundy County Food Pantry was featured on a recent edition of Open Line.

Dennis Browning discussed the 2012 campaign and reviewed challenges in keeping the shelves of the Food Pantry stocked.

Click Here To Listen To The Entire Interview

News : Lake Viking "Polar Plunge" scheduled for Saturday, February 2nd
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/14 9:53:28 (462 reads)

The annual Polar Plunge at Lake Viking, held to raise money for Special Olympics Missouri, will be Saturday, February 2nd. This is a project of the Lake Viking Association, the Daviess County Sheriff's Department, and the Chillicothe and Crossroads Correctional Centers. Registration for the plunge starts at 12 noon at the Lake Viking Clubhouse, with a parade of costumes at 1:30, and plunging beginning at 2 o'clock.

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News : NCMC to host FFA conference on Wednesday
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/8 13:37:18 (313 reads)

The annual "Greenhand Motivational Conference" for Area 2 FFA Chapters will be hosted by North Central Missouri College in Trenton on WEDNESDAY. The conference is co-sponsored by NCMC and MFA Incorporated.

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News : North Missouri Sportsman's Alliance seeks entries for Poker tournament
Posted by John on 2013/1/8 11:00:00 (421 reads)

Registration for the First Annual Poker Tournament, sponsored by the North Missouri Sportsman's Alliance (NMSA), is going well, with over half of the allotted seats already filled.

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News : Ag youth scholarship deadline is approaching..
Posted by John on 2013/1/8 10:50:00 (367 reads)

The February 1st deadline is approaching for high school seniors interested in applying for a Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture scholarship. Thirty-six $1,000 scholarships and one supreme $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to qualified applicants pursuing higher education degrees in the field of agriculture.

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News : Sixth Annual Wellness Challenge set to begin
Posted by Randy on 2013/1/8 9:50:00 (378 reads)

Losing weight is the focus of the 6th annual wellness challenge conducted for Grundy County citizens and others from around the area.

Open Line Moderator Dan Maxey, with guests Elizabeth Gibson and Abby Overman of the Grundy County Health Department spent time on KTTN Radio discussing The Wellness Challenge.

Click To Listen To The Entire Open Line Interview

News : Gallatin driver's exam station to move temporarily, starting Tuesday
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/7 10:32:20 (319 reads)

Effective on Tuesday, January 8th, and going through Tuesday, February 26th, the Driver's Examination Station in Gallatin will be relocated temporarily. The temporary new location will be the Daviess County Library at 306 Grand Street in Gallatin. Testing hours will be from 9 o'clock to 12 noon and 1 o'clock to 4 o'clock in the afternoons.

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News : Brookfield woman named Linn County Circuit Clerk
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/4 10:50:00 (313 reads)

Governor Nixon has appointed Mary Enyeart of Brookfield as the new circuit clerk for Linn County. The position recently became vacant upon the resignation of former circuit clerk Elaine Clough.

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News : Four legislative priorities announced by Great Northwest Day's planning committee
Posted by John on 2013/1/4 6:50:00 (386 reads)

As legislators are gearing up for a new season in Jefferson City, so to are the citizens of Northwest Missouri. Over the past few months, the Great Northwest Day at the Capitol Steering Committee gathered and prioritized legislative issues for the region’s annual visit to the state capitol city on February 5-6, 2013.

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News : Mercer County Health Department announces "10 Week Wellness Program"
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/3 12:08:00 (293 reads)

The Mercer County Health Department has a ten week wellness program that begins on Monday, January 7th. Participants are asked to choose at least one of four designated items to monitor. They are: Exercising at least 30 minutes for a minimum of five days a week, Eating at least five servings of fruits and vegetables a day, Drinking at least five to eight ounce glasses of water day, and eating foods from each of the five food groups daily.

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News : Green Hills area continues to show positive unemployment trends
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/3 8:18:43 (323 reads)

November's unemployment rate for Grundy County has remained steady with the month before AND nearly the same as November 2011, but there are fewer people out of work when compared to the jobless report from twelve months earlier. The latest statistics from the state of Missouri show 296 unemployed in Grundy County out of a civilian labor force of more than 4,800.

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News : Civil War historian to speak at Chillicothe meeting
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/3 8:02:34 (297 reads)

Oral historian Jim "Two Crows" Wallen will tell stories of people who died during the Civil War when Wallen presents a program on Tuesday, January 8th in Chillicothe. The presentation will be made during the quarterly meeting of the Grand River Historical Society at the Elks Club. The meeting begins with a pork loin dinner at 6:30. The cost of the meal is $7.00. The activities are open to the public.

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News : Women's self defense class to be offered in Trenton
Posted by John on 2013/1/18 8:10:00 (414 reads)

Chief Tommy Wright of the Trenton Police Department, in partnership with the Trenton Chamber of Commerce and Scientific Fighting has announced plans for a women’s survival awareness and self-defense class.

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News : Breckenridge boy dies after accidental shooting
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/17 7:20:00 (475 reads)

The Caldwell County Sheriff's Department is investigating a Friday night shooting in Breckenridge (January 11th) that claimed the life of 12-year old Steven Curtis. Authorities were called to 58 West Maple in Breckenridge to a report of a juvenile suffering from a gunshot wound.

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News : Missouri Milk Board investigates cheese from Jamesport business
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/15 12:57:44 (362 reads)

The State Milk Board has announced that Homestead Creamery of Jamesport is voluntarily withdrawing a batch of its Flory's Favorite Cheese from the marketplace. Preliminary test results received from the Missouri State Health Laboratory indicate the cheese may be contaminated with Shiga-Toxin-producing E.coli, which can lead to food-borne illness. Confirmatory tests are ongoing.

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News : Advocacy Center to host "Champagne and Diamond" dinner
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/14 10:14:17 (349 reads)

The North Central Missouri Children's Advocacy Center will host a Champagne and Diamond dinner and dance on Saturday, February 16th at the Chillicothe Country Club. There is a social hour from 5 to 6 o'clock, and dinner at 6, followed by dancing and a live auction.

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News : Claypole promoted by Livingston County Sheriff's Department
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/14 9:30:00 (305 reads)

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox has announced the promotion of Sergeant Michael Claypole to Chief Deputy Sheriff. Claypole has been employed by the L.C.S.D. since 2008. He has also worked as an officer and sergeant for the Chillicothe Police Department. He began his law enforcement career in 1999 with the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.

News : Plans announced for high school essay contests
Posted by John on 2013/1/8 11:10:00 (352 reads)

Sophomores and juniors from 26 area high schools will have the opportunity to win all expense paid trips this summer. Members of the junior class will be competing to win one of two trips to Washington D.C.

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News : New study shows impacts of corn and ethanol production
Posted by John on 2013/1/8 10:50:00 (294 reads)

Missouri's corn and ethanol industries are adding to the state's bottom line according to a study released today by the Missouri Corn Growers Association (MCGA) and Missouri Corn Merchandising Council (MCMC).

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News : Kansas City woman sworn in as new Western District Federal Prosecutor
Posted by John on 2013/1/8 10:40:00 (347 reads)

There is a new U-S attorney serving as the top-ranking law enforcement official in the western half of Missouri. Tammy Dickinson has taken the oath of office to become the United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri. Dickinson was nominated by President Obama in July and confirmed by unanimous consent of the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, January 1st.

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News : Auditions for Chillicothe play to be held Monday afternoon
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/7 10:40:00 (575 reads)

The auditions for the Missoula Children's Theatre (MCT) production of "Blackbeard the Pirate" will be held this (Monday) afternoon from 4 to 6 o'clock at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center at 2801 Hornet Road in Chillicothe. There are roles for students in Kindergarten through the 12th grade.

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News : Missouri Highway Patrol announces first of the year promotions
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/4 11:12:38 (438 reads)

The Missouri Highway Patrol's zone comprised of Putnam and Sullivan Counties has a new commander as of January 1st. Corporal Eldon Grissom has been promoted to sergeant, after spending the last 23 years with the patrol.

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News : Trenton woman gives birth to first baby of 2013 at W.M. Hospital
Posted by John on 2013/1/4 7:00:00 (350 reads)

The first baby of the year born at Wright Memorial Hospital is a BOY, and thanks to the good fortune brought by his timely arrival, the baby and his parents have won various prizes from businesses in a contest sponsored by KTTN and the PAR Broadcast Group.

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News : FEC announces essay contests for sophomores and juniors
Posted by John on 2013/1/4 6:50:00 (443 reads)

Sophomores and juniors from 26 area high schools will have the opportunity to win all-expense paid trips this summer.

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News : Livingston County Jail reports more facility issues
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/3 9:07:37 (370 reads)

Even with the majority of the detainees having been moved from the Livingston County Jail in Chillicothe, facility problems continue. Sheriff Steve Cox reports that "what appeared to be smoke" seen on jail cameras was actually "steam from a ruptured hot water pipe". This incident happened in an area of the jail that remained in use as a holding area when arrests are made and the detainees are waiting transport to the Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail in Pattonsburg.

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News : Green Hills "Wellness Challenge" to begin later this month
Posted by Tom on 2013/1/3 8:09:46 (387 reads)

The Sixth Annual Green Hills Wellness Challenge begins in January and will conclude on April 5th. Registration is January 10th and 11th during regular business hours at the Ketcham Community Center or the Grundy County Health Department (in Trenton). Participants must be at least 18 years old, or have a signed parental consent.

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News : Open Line interview with John Anthony and Mike Lair
Posted by Randy on 2013/1/3 7:30:00 (347 reads)

Just a few days prior to the start of the Missouri Legislative session on Wednesday, January 9th, 7th District State Representative Mike Lair and Open Line Moderator John Anthony sat down for a 30 minute interview to preview the upcoming session.

Click Here To Listen To The Entire Open Line Program

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