Missouri State Highway Patrol

Missouri Highway Patrol assigns four graduates to Northwest Missouri

Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, has announced the assignment of four new troopers to Northwest Missouri. The new troopers were members of the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s 105th Recruit Class that graduated from the Patrol Academy on June 29, 2018. The new troopers will report for duty on July 16, 2018. Trooper […]

Farm Service Agency

Grundy County agriculture stats remain virtually unchanged for the last week

Grundy County agriculture statistics indicate the soil moisture supplies and local crop conditions this week are virtually unchanged from last weeks’ report. According to the Farm Service Agency, topsoil moisture continues to be 15% very short, 50% short, and 35% adequate.  Subsoil moisture supply continues to be similar at 10% very short, 40% short, and […]

Princeton in Mercer County Missouri

Princeton Chamber of Commerce finalizes plans for Independence Day celebration

The Princeton Chamber of Commerce has finalized plans for the Independence Day celebration with events July 4th to include a tractor cruise, free watermelon and musical entertainment before the fireworks are set off at dusk.  This year, the event will be held at the lower fairgrounds in Princeton because of ongoing construction at the school. Band […]