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Never-ending need for bus drivers

Weber says most people who apply to be a bus driver don't have the correct qualifications when they walk through the door, but after a month long process of training and test taking, those candidates become qualified for the job.

KTVO.COM - 2018-08-14 07:20:31

Briefing at the Bottom of the Lake

State Conservationist J.R. Flores made the announcement at a location near Milan that will be at the bottom ofEast Locust Creek Reservoirwhen the reservoir is completed. The2,352-acre reservoirwill provide water for Adair, Chariton, Grundy, Linn, Livingston, Macon, Mercer, Putnam, Schuyler and Sulli

KTVO.COM - 2018-08-14 12:44:05

K-REDI board talks importance of website, membership

The website details aspects such as demographics, major area employers, incentives, the cost of doing business and transportation.

KTVO.COM - 2018-08-14 18:00:58

Man shot by northern Missouri deputy, hospitalized

BEVIER, Mo. (AP) — A suspect is hospitalized after being shot by a sheriff's deputy in north-central Missouri.Macon County Sheriff Kevin Shoemaker says a deputy pulled over a pickup truck for a traffic stop around 4 a.m. Tuesday in the small town of Bevier, about 190 miles northwest of St. Louis.A n

SFGATE - 2018-08-14 19:37:57

Kirksville resident hurt in crash east of Milan

The accident happened five miles east of Milan on Highway 6 when the westbound car veered off the road, hit the ground, and overturned coming to rest on its top.


Report of local human trafficking attempt debunked

"We believe this situation to be suspicious behavior and consider it to be a possible situation where one speeding driver decided to follow another speeding vehicle to avoid potential traffic enforcement,” Dawdy said. “At this time, we do not have the elements of a crime defined as human trafficking


Four new programs offered at Kirksville public school

Starting with the elementary grade levels, teachers will be using a new math program called Bridges, The Math Learning Center.


Mobile Vet Center to Provide On-site Services for Edina and Area Veterans

What:Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital and the Columbia Vet Center are teaming up to provide area Veterans with services such as Veterans Health Administration enrollment, and counseling for post-traumatic stress disorder and military sexual trauma. Through use of the Mobile Vet Center (MV

NEMONEWS.NET - 2018-08-14 12:35:59

Local Boy Scout works to upgrade pee wee dugouts at Kirksville's North Park

It was a hot weekend in Kirksville, but that didn't stop Patrick Ranson, fellow Scouts and a few friends and family members from getting started on the work to make the necessary upgrades.


Two Arrested For Drug Possession

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Lucky Shania Ackley-King, age 21 of Kahoka, Missouri. Ackley-King was arrested on one (1) felony; possession of a controlled substance (Methamphetamine), and one (1) misdemeanor; unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.


Clarence Police Department’s K9 Hera to get donation of body armor

Clarence Police Department’s K9 Hera will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Hera’s vest is sponsored by a fundraiser hosted by Bryn Nowell, blogger of “A Dog Walks into a Bar” and will be embroidered

NEMONEWS.NET - 2018-08-14 11:46:29

More federal funding ready for north-central Missouri lake

MILAN, Mo. (AP) — The federal government is providing $20 million more for construction of 2,352-acre reservoir in north-central Missouri.

AP - 2018-08-14 16:41:01

Three Arrested Following Search Warrant

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Malena L. Damon, age 46 of Kahoka, Missouri. Damon was arrested on one (1) felony; possession of a controlled substance (Methamphetamine), and two (2) misdemeanors; possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and unlawful possession of drug


Gov. Parson visits Kirksville, talks proposed gas tax increase

In addition to Governor Parson, others in attendance includedTruman State University President Dr. Sue Thomas, Dean of the A.T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine Dr. Margaret Wilson, State Representative Nate Walker, Adair County commissioners, Kirksville city staffers and


Two face drug charges after raid in Kahoka

Wesley Michael Wood, 27, and Lucky Shania Ackley-King, 21, both of Kahoka, were arrested on felony possession of methamphetamine. Wood also was charged with possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Ackley-King also was charged with unlawful possess

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2018-08-14 00:01:00

Semi snaps off utility pole; overhead lines land on big rig

Kirksville police told KTVO at the scene the driver was William Wright, 36, of Cairo, Mo.


Couple running La Plata cafe arrested by federal agents

Agents from the U.S. Marshals Metropolitan Fugitive Task Force, with help from the La Plata Police Department and Macon County Sheriff's Office, arrested Charles Sanders and Loretta Burgin, both of La Plata.


Kirksville Council approves historic survey grant application

The funds help finance preservation projects that relate to the identification, evaluation or protection of historic, architectural or archaeological resources, such as surveys.


Kirksville Planning and Zoning Commission votes "no" on proposed communication tower

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. —Plans to construct a new communication tower in downtown Kirksville received a unanimous "no" vote from members of the Kirksville Planning and Zoning Commission on Wednesday.Although planning and zoning voted against the measure, it will still move to Kirksville City Council for con


Subject of two local manhunts still on the loose

The Kirksville Police Department announced the subject for this week’s Warrant Wednesday is Troy Franklin, 34, of Kirksville, previously of Milan.