Road Work

MoDOT planned road work in north Missouri for the week of June 1, 2020

The following is a list of general highway maintenance and construction work the Missouri Department of Transportation has planned in North Missouri for the week of June 1 – 7. All road closures and planned roadwork may be viewed on the Traveler Information Map at http://traveler.modot.org/map/. Inclement weather may cause schedule changes in some of […]

Road Work

MoDOT planned road work in northern Missouri for the week of March 30, 2020

The following is a list of general highway maintenance and construction work the Missouri Department of Transportation has planned in northern Missouri for the  week of March 30 – April 5. All road closures for roadwork, incidents, and ongoing flooding can be viewed on the Traveler Information Map at http://traveler.modot.org/map/. Inclement weather may cause schedule […]

Vehicle Fire

Chillicothe Fire Department responds to burning pickup owned by Trenton man

The Chillicothe Fire Department was called to the scene of a motor vehicle fire at the Gravesville Park Tuesday afternoon. Upon arrival, firefighters discovered a small pickup with fire in the engine and passenger compartment area. A report indicates a pre-connect attack line was used to extinguish the blaze. The owner of the pickup was listed […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Two suspects identified, charges filed in Livingston County following Sunday incident

Detective Michael Smith of the Chillicothe Police Department reports two individuals have been arrested and charged in Livingston County following an incident Sunday. Smith explains officers attempted a traffic stop in the 300 block of South Washington Street in Chillicothe, but the vehicle continued west onto South Street, then south on Graves Street, and west […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Chillicothe Police Department deals with convoluted traffic stop

Detective Michael Smith of the Chillicothe Police Department reports two individuals have been charged with delivery of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance in Livingston County following an incident Sunday. Officers attempted a traffic stop in the 300 block of South Washington Street in Chillicothe, but the vehicle continued west onto South […]

Crash and accident graphic

New Hampton teen hurt when pickup crashes into tree near Bethany

A New Hampton teen received serious injuries when the pickup truck he was driving hit a tree just west of Bethany. Seventeen-year-old Isaiah Floress was taken to Harrison County Community Hospital in Bethany, then transferred to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph.  The accident happened Saturday morning on South Street just west of Bethany when Floress was […]

Traffic Accident

Chillicothe Police Department reports on two accidents, one driver arrested

The Chillicothe Police Department is reporting two separate accidents, one on Tuesday and another on Wednesday. In an accident that happened Tuesday, officers were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash at Cowgill and South Street.  When officers arrived on the scene, they reported a vehicle driven by Matthew Jenkins that was heading south on Cowgill Street […]