Economic development

Goals addressed at meeting of economic development group

Two northern Missouri economic development organizations are to work together to address goals. During a meeting of the Northwest Missouri Round Table of Economic Developers and the Northeast Missouri Development Partnership, three areas of focus were identified. They called for better broadband policy and implementation, rural economic development legislation including incenting capital investments, and communications. […]

Click It or Ticket

Missouri Highway Patrol reports results of “Click it or ticket” operation in Grundy County

A total of 24 citations and 48 warnings were issued in conjunction with a “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement operation conducted in Grundy County on June 1, 2016. Totals from this enforcement effort include: 5–speed citations 17–seat belt citations 2–uninsured motorist citations “Motorists traveling on Missouri’s roadways can expect that members of the […]

Road Work Ahead Sign

Chillicothe to start 2016 street projects

The City Of Chillicothe will be starting their 2016 Street Projects next week. M & M Utilities will be the Contractor for the 2016 Street Projects. The first street to be rehabbed will be Brunswick Street from the Railroad tracks south to Ryan lane. This particular project will be completed in 4 phases. This will […]

Wet weather slows haymakers; seed heads become a problem

Missouri haymakers face unusual spring weather challenges. More problems are ahead. Making hay is more than working between rains, says Craig Roberts, University of Missouri Extension forage specialist. Grass seed heads have a bigger impact on hay quality than wet weather. For best nutrition, hay must be cut before grass transfers nutrients from the leaves […]