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Accidents : Hay bale crashes into vehicle in Linn County, injuring Bucklin man
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/14 7:00:00 (524 reads)

A Bucklin man, 36-year old Michael Simpson, suffered injuries described as minor by the Highway Patrol, after being involved in a two-vehicle accident in rural Linn County, ten miles north of Marceline on Route U.

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News : Trenton girl experiencing "Trip of a Lifetime" to NYC ballet
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/13 7:40:00 (543 reads)

A young Trenton girl, 12 year old Emily Kasinger, is experiencing an opportunity to view her “dream career” of being a dancer, up close and personal, by attending performances at the New York City ballet. The surprise trip came courtesy of Southwest Airlines with the help of local pilot, Gary Hooyman of Trenton, among others.

Here is a link to the story from WNYT-TV's website in Albany, New York:

http://albany.wnyt.com/news/news/145776-dance-dream-coming-true

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News : Chula Fire Department looking into installing a helipad
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 16:23:01 (293 reads)

Two representatives of the Chula Fire Department made a request at this week's meeting of the Livingston R-3 Board of Education, discussing the possibility of installing a helipad on the school property in Chula. The school administrator plans to check with the school's insurance carrier regarding liability before any decisions are made by the Board of Education.

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Accidents : Highway 36 accident injures Kirksville man
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 16:15:44 (418 reads)

A Kirksville man received what Chillicothe's Police Department called "CRITICAL" injuries when the vehicle he was driving traveled off Highway 36 and overturned, throwing him out.

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News : Missouri State Fair Queen reunion planned for August
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 10:51:47 (471 reads)

Plans to celebrate the 110 year old Missouri State Fair will include a reunion of former Missouri State Fair Queens. Director Mark Wolfe said the royalty will be recognized in special events on Thursday and Friday, August 9th and 10th, including the opening day ceremony, parade, and annual queen competition.

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Accidents : Early morning accident injures Purdin woman
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 10:44:52 (360 reads)

A resident of Purdin, 40 year old Lynisa Ferdig, received what the Highway Patrol called MODERATE injuries when her van traveled off Linn County Route M (twice) and struck a ditch.

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News : Outdoor burn ban lifted in Trenton.....for now
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 10:40:00 (292 reads)

Trenton Fire Chief Rick Morris, on Monday morning, lifted the ban on outdoor burning that had been in effect in the city due to June's dry conditions. The Grundy County Commission will consider whether to lift the burn ban in rural areas of Grundy County when they meet this week (Tuesday).

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Sports : Bethany native tosses no-hitter for Seattle Class A affiliate
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 6:40:00 (242 reads)

2010 South Harrison High School graduate Jordan Shipers, a 21-year old ranked #11 in the Seattle Mariners prospect system, tossed a nine-inning no-hitter on Wednesday as the Class A Clinton LumberKings blew out the West Michigan Whitecaps, 10-0.

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Sports : St. Joseph News-Press reports Mercer's Michaelis "closing in" on college decision
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/11 9:25:14 (481 reads)

The long-awaited college choice for North Mercer girl's basketball standout Sierra Michaelis could be coming, perhaps sooner than later. The St. Joseph News-Press had a conversation with Michaelis within the past few days in which the Lady Cardinal senior-to-be indicated that she would like to give a verbal commitment to a school "by the end of July".

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Accidents : Trenton man injured in two-vehicle accident
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/9 9:53:56 (277 reads)

An accident involving a car and a motorcycle in the city of Trenton resulted in the motorcyclist being taken to Wright Memorial Hospital. Police said 56 year old Larry Denny of Trenton, who was thrown from the cycle, reported pain to his ribs and back, in addition to scrapes to his arms. The driver of the car, 79 year old Richard McLallen of Livingston, Texas, was not reported. He resides a portion of the year in Trenton.

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News : Putnam County accident injures two men
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/9 9:40:00 (294 reads)

Two people were hurt when a small utility vehicle overturned northwest of Unionville late Sunday afternoon. The driver, 66 year old Hubert Anderson of Pleasant Valley, and an occupant, 59 year old Larry Caras of Excelsior Springs, received what the Highway Patrol called SERIOUS injuries.

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News : U.S. leaders to be contacted concerning assistance for Trenton family of four
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/9 8:40:00 (711 reads)

U.S. Congressional and Senate offices are expected to be contacted again this week seeking assistance for a Trenton family. Ian and Ali Gray and their daughters Lauren and Gemma, moved to Trenton from England in 1995 via an Investor VISA to own and operate the Lakeview Restaurant and Motor Lodge. The VISA requires renewals.

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Accidents : Macon County accident injures Bevier teen
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/7 5:52:03 (470 reads)

A Bevier teenager was injured late Friday afternoon in a one-vehicle accident on Old U.S. 36, 2 1/2 miles west of Macon.

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News : Entry list growing for 2012 Missouri Day Festival Parade
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/6 16:00:51 (470 reads)

The Missouri Day Festival Parade scheduled for Saturday, October 20th in Trenton already has 60 entries, with entries being accepted for another THREE months. None of those early entries are bands or military. The focus of the 2012 parade is to "honor National Guard soldiers" who recently returned from duty overseas. All National Guard units from across Missouri have been invited to participate.

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Road Work : Caldwell County bridge "ribbon cutting" planned for Monday
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/6 15:50:21 (448 reads)

Missouri Department of Transportation representatives and Caldwell County commissioners are to participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, for a bridge over Goose Creek in WESTERN Caldwell County.

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News : Efforts made to reach U.S. leaders on behalf of Trenton's Gray family
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/13 10:10:00 (553 reads)

Trenton resident Ali Gray says she has been in contact this week with the offices of Senators Roy Blunt and Claire McCaskill, and Congressman Sam Graves, concerning her family's residency efforts. The family is on a federal government waiting list for green car permanent residency status. Of most immediate concern is the approaching 21st birthday of the Gray's oldest daughter, Lauren.

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Health Advisories : Southeast Daviess County placed under boil advisory
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 16:25:11 (534 reads)

A precautionary boil advisory has been issued for an area south of Jamesport in Daviess County. Affected are areas between HIGHWAY 190 on the east and Daviess County ROUTE O on the west. The southern boundary of the boil advisory is Route V. The northern boundary is Prairie Avenue.

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News : Rural Livingston County shooting kills 79-year old man
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 16:18:54 (401 reads)

Between 6 and 7 o'clock on Thursday morning, the Livingston County Sheriff's Department learned of a shooting in the southwestern portion of the county, near a residence on LIV-430 with a "Rural Braymer" address.

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News : Livingston County Health Center opens "Weight Loss" registration
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 13:34:12 (392 reads)

Open registration begins this week for Livingston County Health Center’s 10 week Weight Loss & Wellness program for adults who would like to get educated about improving their level of health and lose a few pounds along the way.

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Road Work : Grundy County Route B to receive work next week
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 10:46:17 (349 reads)

Grundy County Route B will have one lane of traffic on Monday and Tuesday of next week (July 16th and 17th) for an overlay project.

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News : ATV collision injures two Pattonsburg children
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 10:42:31 (288 reads)

Two children from Pattonsburg were injured on Tuesday afternoon in an all-terrain vehicle rollover accident just east of Pattonsburg on Route C. The Highway Patrol said one of the drivers, nine year old Ashton LaFave of Pattonsburg, received MODERATE injuries and was taken to Cameron Regional Medical Center.

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Weather : Much of Missouri declared in "SEVERE" drought
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/12 10:28:24 (323 reads)

This week’s drought monitor index report, released this (Thursday) morning, shows numerous counties across Missouri with severe drought conditions. There are exceptions in a couple far-reaching areas of the state. The map shows several counties of southeastern Missouri in an EXTREME drought as they have been drier for a longer period of time.

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Accidents : Cameron man hit by a car dies on I-35
Posted by John on 2012/7/12 5:20:00 (564 reads)

The Highway Patrol reports a Cameron man, 28 year old Lucas Hoskins, died when he ran in front of a car on Interstate 35 early yesterday (Wednesday) morning.

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News : Police pursuit ends in arrest of Chillicothe man
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/9 10:10:00 (534 reads)

A Chillicothe man is accused of several traffic violations following a police pursuit involving a four-wheeler. Chillicothe Police Sergeant Scott Chubick said officers attempted a traffic stop of a four-wheeler near the intersection of Jackson Street and Elm Street on Friday night. However, the driver DID NOT stop and a pursuit commenced.

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News : Carrollton man injured in weekend accident
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/9 9:47:31 (406 reads)

The Highway Patrol says a Carrollton man received SERIOUS injuries when the John Deere Gator utility vehicle he was operating hit the rear of a towed unit on a rural road near Carrollton. Fifty-nine year old David Grimpo of Carrollton was flown by medical helicopter to North Kansas City Hospital.

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Accidents : SUV rollover accidents claims Chillicothe man's life
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/9 9:37:10 (350 reads)

A Chillicothe man was killed on Sunday afternoon when the sport utility vehicle he was driving went off a rain-slickened road and overturned, throwing him out. Twenty-one year old James Reynolds was pronounced dead at the scene, seven miles northwest of Chillicothe on Livingston County Route A.

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Accidents : Accident west of Novinger injures Kirksville woman
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/7 5:55:32 (443 reads)

A Kirksville woman suffered "minor" injuries in a one-vehicle accident on Friday night, one mile west of Novinger on Highway 6, in western Adair County. Twenty-six year old Miranda Mayes refused treatment at the scene for her injuries.

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Accidents : Osborn woman involved in two-vehicle accident on Friday morning
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/7 5:20:00 (497 reads)

Vehicles driven by 40-year old Erin Parnell of Osborn and 60-year old Lila Bell-Wietharn of Kansas City were involved in an accident on U.S. Highway 71 in Cass County late Friday morning, injuring three northwest Missouri residents.

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News : Friday night's concert in Chillicothe moved INDOORS
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/6 15:53:11 (386 reads)

Bluegrass music scheduled to be played on Friday night at downtown Chillicothe's Silver Moon Plaza has been moved to the CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH's FAMILY LIFE CENTER. This will allow spectators the opportunity to avoid the dangerous outdoor heat wave, and enjoy the air conditioning provided indoors.

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Road Work : Highway 169 north of Albany to receive resurfacing work
Posted by Tom on 2012/7/6 15:48:37 (413 reads)

Milling work began on Friday morning to prepare Highway 169 for resurfacing in portions of WORTH and GENTRY Counties. Highway 169 will be resurfaced between Grant City and Highway 136 (west of Albany).

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