Kids Fishing Derby

North Missouri Sportsman’s Alliance and Missouri Department of Conservation to host kids free fishing derby

The North Missouri Sportsman’s Alliance and Missouri Department of Conservation will host a free kids fishing derby next month. The event will be at the pond on the west side of The Baptist Home of Chillicothe on June 4th. Registration will start at 8:30 that morning, and the derby will be from 9 o’clock to […]

Road Work

Resurfacing underway on Daviess County Route 69

A resurfacing project on U.S Route 69 in Daviess County is underway. The Missouri Department of Transportation has contracted with Herzog Contracting Corp. to complete the project which extends from Route C to just north of Interstate 35. Crews completed concrete patching and plan to begin paving this week, weather permitting. Motorists will be directed […]

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Chillicothe City Council allocates American Rescue Plan Act funds, approves ordinances accepting bids for mowers and security cameras

The Chillicothe City Council allocated American Rescue Plan Act funds and approved ordinances accepting bids for mowers at a special meeting on May 23rd. City Administrator Rozanne Frampton reports a budget was presented of $1.977 million of ARPA funds. The council allocated the money to multiple items, including about $40,000 for security cameras at the […]

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NCMC celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month spotlighting student Hailey Lipai

In honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, North Central Missouri College spotlights student Hailey Lipai. Hailey’s nationality is Pacific Islander-Micronesia, and her hometown is Maysville, MO. Hailey recently completed her first year at NCMC and is taking courses to complete her AA Associate in Arts degree. After completing her associate’s at NCMC, […]

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Trenton Building Inspector issues latest report on inspections and permits

There were 48 building inspections in Trenton from April 18th through May 16th. Building Inspector Wes Barone reports that 25 of those inspections were for construction. There were 10 inspections for the right of way, six rental, six pre-permit, and one dangerous building issue. Out of 13 permit applications, seven were for building. There were […]

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Grand River Valley Choir and Orchestra conducting fundraising campaign

The Grand River Valley Choir and Orchestra is conducting a fundraising campaign as it enters its 13th year. The group is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and it depends on financial donations for its funding. Contributions provide revenue to purchase new music. They also help cover expenses for publicity, printing programs for performances, and mailings. The […]

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Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri announces 2022 scholarship recipients

Farmers Bank of Northern Missouri announces 2022 scholarship recipients. Each bank location selects one high school graduate to receive a $500 scholarship. The following students received scholarships: Unionville, MO – Karlie Ingersoll, Putnam County R-1 High School Mercer, MO – Tori Meinecke, North Mercer R-3 High School Trenton, MO – Haven Burress, Trenton R9 High […]

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Trenton Building and Nuisance Board takes action on seven properties

The Trenton Building and Nuisance Board Monday evening advanced three properties of concern to the next phase, three received extensions of time, and one location was released from consideration. Advancing to a public hearing next month is 1861 East 16th Street, storage units facing 16th Street that are described as without doors. The other property […]

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SONIC Drive-In donates to Chillicothe Elementary School for Teacher Appreciation Month

SONIC Drive-In donated $1.5 million to help fund local education needs through Donors Choose, a national nonprofit that allows individuals to donate directly to public school classroom requests submitted by teachers. As part of SONIC’s ongoing Limeades for Learning initiative, the brand matched 50 percent of each donation made to teacher requests on Donors Choose for […]

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Trenton Police Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol conduct Hazardous Moving Operation in Trenton

Trenton Police and the Missouri State Highway Patrol conducted a Hazardous Moving Operation citywide on Monday, May 23, in Trenton. Information from Police Lieutenant Larry Smith indicates 20 vehicles were stopped for various traffic violations including 11 citations written and 20 warnings issued. The list of citations, according to Smith, includes three involving registration violations, […]

Rollover Crash

Chillicothe woman injured in single-vehicle rollover crash

A Chillicothe resident was injured in a single-vehicle rollover accident late Monday afternoon two miles south of Utica. Twenty-year-old Kennadie Crowe received minor injuries and was taken to Hedrick Medical Center The southbound car traveled off the right side of Livingston county Route D, returned to the road, traveled off the left side, and overturned, […]

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Substation upgrades and flood plain study for airport runway approved by Trenton City Council

Several ordinances were approved Monday night by the Trenton City Council. Olsson Incorporated will conduct a flood plain study for the airport runway improvement project. The cost is not to exceed $166,591. Trenton’s local share of the expense is $11,500. As the consultant, Olsson is to perform a topographical survey of the entire airport property […]