Subpoenas issued for Plattsburg Special Road District records as state auditor looks into potential fraud

As part of her audit into potential fraud in the Plattsburg Special Road District, Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has issued subpoenas to obtain records being held by the district’s former secretary/treasurer. The Auditor is authorized by Missouri law to issue subpoenas to compel testimony and evidence as necessary to conduct an audit. “My office issued these […]

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Whistleblower contact results in audit of potential fraud at Plattsburg Special Road District

Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently accepted a request by the Plattsburg Special Road District in Clinton County to audit potentially fraudulent activity concerning public funds. The request comes after a complaint to the Auditor’s Whistleblower Hotline and the initial investigation by the State Auditor’s Office. “Our independent review of the Plattsburg Special Road District […]


Trenton man arrested on felony sex charges

A Trenton man has been arrested in Clinton County by the Cameron Police Department. According to online court information, 48-year-old Clyde Loyal Gifford who listed an address of 1004 McPherson in Trenton, was arrested Sunday on felony charges of statutory sodomy or attempted statutory sodomy, deviate sexual intercourse, with a person less than 14-years of […]

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Three from Plattsburg injured in crash east of Gallatin

Three people from Plattsburg were injured in a wreck five miles east of Gallatin. The highway patrol described injuries as serious for 26-year-old Ashley Waldron and 26-year-old Matthew Morgan; minor injuries for an infant: nine-month-old Caden Morgan. The report noted Ashley Waldron was taken to Liberty Hospital while Matthew Morgan and the infant went to Cameron […]


Plattsburg teen crashes on Highway 33

A teenager from Plattsburg was injured yesterday afternoon in a single vehicle accident three miles to the north of Osborn. The highway patrol reports 19-year-old Kolby Sandgren sustained moderate injuries and was taken by an ambulance to the Cameron Regional Medical Center. The patrol reported Sandgren was northbound on Highway 33 when he swerved the […]


Man charged in Grundy County with assault

One person has been arrested after an altercation late last month at Trenton. Following a law enforcement investigation, felony charges of second-degree assault have been filed against 29-year-old Kenneth Leon Talley who listed a Plattsburg address when taken into custody. Bond is 15 thousand dollars cash. Talley is scheduled July 12th in the Associate Division […]