Chautauqua In The Park

36th Annual Chautauqua in the Park kicks off Saturday in Chillicothe

The 36th Annual Chautauqua in the Park will be held September 11 and 12, 2021, at Simpson Park in Chillicothe. This annual event, sponsored by the Chillicothe Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chillicothe Area Arts Council, and presented by Hedrick Medical Center, has various entertainment, activities, artists, crafts, and food. “We have well over […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Chillicothe Police Department reports the arrest of two on Thursday

Assistant Chillicothe Police Chief Rick Sampsel reports officers dealt with a fleeing man and responded to an alleged assault the night of August 5th. Each led to an individual being taken to the law enforcement center, processed, and transferred to the Daviess DeKalb Regional Jail. Officers attempted to execute an arrest warrant in the 400 […]

Vehicle Wreck with 4 Juvenile Occupants Simpson Park Chillicothe

Crash at entrance of Simpson Park injures four; 54-year-old woman arrested on drug allegations

Chillicothe Police, just after 6 a.m. Sunday, responded to a single-vehicle accident that injured four minors. The accident occurred at the Walnut Street entrance of Simpson Park. Officers reported a juvenile driver lost control of the vehicle, traveled off the left side of Walnut Street, and went into a creek. The juvenile driver and three […]

Chautauqua In The Park

Chillicothe Chamber of Commerce announces 36th Annual Chautauqua in the Park

The 36th Annual Chautauqua in the Park will be held September 11-12, 2021, at Simpson Park in Chillicothe, Missouri. This annual event, sponsored by the Chillicothe Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chillicothe Area Arts Council, and presented by Hedrick Medical Center, has a wide variety of entertainment, activities, artists, crafts, and food. Vendor registration […]

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 […]

Chautauqua In The Park

35th Annual Chautauqua in the Park kicks off Saturday in Chillicothe

The 35th Annual Chautauqua in the Park will be held September 7th and 8th, 2019 at Simpson Park in Chillicothe, Missouri. This annual event, sponsored by the Chillicothe Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chillicothe Area Arts Council, and presented by Hedrick Medical Center, has a wide variety of entertainment, activities, artists, crafts, and food. […]

Chautauqua In The Park

Chillicothe’s 35th Annual Chautauqua in the Park announced

The 35th Annual Chautauqua in the Park will be held September 7-8, 2019 at Simpson Park in Chillicothe, Missouri. This annual event, sponsored by the Chillicothe Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chillicothe Area Arts Council, and presented by Hedrick Medical Center, has a wide variety of entertainment, activities, artists, crafts, and food. Vendor registration […]

House Fire

Chillicothe Fire Department responds to house fire on Walnut Street

The Chillicothe Fire Department Wednesday afternoon responded to a report of smoke seen from a house at 71A Walnut Street, with the owners listed as Chris and Liana Carr. Upon arrival at the scene, firefighters discovered heavy smoke and flames, with power lines described as arching in the back yard.  The fire had spread throughout the […]

Chillicothe Missouri Police Department

Chillicothe Police Department responds to 201 calls for service over the weekend

The Chillicothe Police Department remained busy over the weekend reporting that they responded to 201 calls for service from the public. Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 300 block of Walnut Street. As a result of the investigation, Officers arrested Mathew Pike for Domestic Assault 4th. Mathew was processed at […]

Bicycle Accident

Chillicothe youth fails to stop for cross traffic, rides bicycle into moving vehicle

Chillicothe Police last evening investigated a report of a bicycle and motor vehicle accident at Bryan and Walnut Streets in Chillicothe. Chillicothe Police said a juvenile, Mika Dixon, was riding his bicycle north on Walnut when he allegedly did not stop for cross traffic and rode into the side of a vehicle heading west on […]

Suspicious Fire at Chillicothe Park

Chillicothe authorities investigating possible arson at playground fire

Chillicothe authorities have called in the Fire Marshal to investigate a suspicious fire at a playground. The Chillicothe Fire Department responded late Saturday afternoon to a fire in Simpson Park around 5:00 pm, and while en route to the call, were informed that the location was a playground located on Walnut Street. Upon arrival at […]