SUV Accident

Salisbury man ejected from SUV causing serious injuries

A Salisbury man was hurt when the sport utility vehicle he was driving overturned off highway 129 south of Salisbury, ejecting him from the vehicle. 47-year-old Billy Parker was flown by medical helicopter to University Hospital at Columbia with serious injuries. The accident happened late Saturday afternoon four miles south of Salisbury on Highway 129, […]

Traffic accident

Highway 6 accident, near Novinger, injures Green City residents

Two Green City residents were hurt when a car overturned off Highway 6 west of Novinger on Friday afternoon.  The Highway Patrol said the driver, 26-year old Yannick Illunga, and a passenger, 39-year old Arthur Bembo, both received minor injuries.   Illunga was taken by private vehicle to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.  Bembo […]

Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney to resign, take position in Christian County

Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney John Young is resigning from that position, effective July 31st, to become the Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for Christian County (just south of Springfield).  Young said his current job in Mercer County is a part-time position, while the Christian County opportunity involves a full-time job. Young also plans to close his private […]

Court Gavel and Scales

David Manus Jr. court case moved to Harrison County on change of venue

In Division One of Grundy County Circuit Court, a request by 31-year old David Manus Jr. of Trenton for a change of venue was approved. Charges by a Grundy County grand jury, accusing Manus with enticing a child, sexual misconduct by indecent exposure, and child kidnapping, all in October 2015, were transferred to Harrison County […]

MoDOT Road Work

MoDOT road work schedule for northwest Missouri, April 18 – 24

The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the Northwest Missouri region planned for the week of April 18 – 24 from the Missouri Department of Transportation. In addition to the work listed below, there may be pothole patching, bridge deck washing, striping, brush cutting, guardrail repairs and other road […]

Catherine Hanaway visits Trenton as part of state-wide efforts to become governor

Republican candidate for Governor, Catherine Hanaway, came to Trenton and Grundy County on Thursday, as part of her intention to visit all 114 counties in the state of Missouri this spring: While in Trenton to visit the campus of North Central Missouri College, Mrs. Hanaway came by the KTTN/KGOZ studios for an interview: Reflecting on […]

Multiple law enforcement agencies deal with a stolen pickup, DWI, identity theft, arrest, 1 suspect

The Livingston County Sheriff’s department was dispatched to the southern part of Livingston County this afternoon, April 14 , on county road LIV 426 regarding a reported stolen pickup. Authorities learned that a relative of the vehicle owner was following a female, who was driving the alleged stolen vehicle which was traveling towards Carroll County. […]

Chillicothe Police Department reports on recent calls

Chillicothe Police Department reports on recent calls

The Chillicothe Police Department has released a report of recent activity, some of which involves arrests, identity theft and an accident. Officers were dispatched to a report of identity theft in the 900 block of Broadway. The incident remains under investigation. A traffic enforcement stop on US 36 Hwy near Route CC caused the arrest […]

Hands in Handcuffs Arrest graphic

Trenton woman arrested on two counts of domestic assault

A Trenton woman has been arrested on two counts of domestic assault involving household members stemming from an incident Wednesday, April 13th. Thirty four year old Jennifer Mae Lotz was held at the Grundy County Detention Center in lieu of bonds that total 17 thousand, 500 dollars. She’s to appear in the associate division of Grundy County […]