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Washington Crews Respond to House Fire Monday Night
Missourian — Posted on Monday October 20, 2014

Washington Fire, Police and Ambulance responded to a house fire in the 900 block of Bieker Road just before 10:30 p.m. Monday night. 

St. Louis Woman Dies in I-44 Crash
Missourian — Posted on Monday October 20, 2014

A 69-year-old St. Louis woman was killed early Monday when she was involved in a one-vehicle accident on westbound Interstate 44 near the St. Clair rest area.

Attempted Abduction Near UMS Reported
Missourian — Posted on Monday October 20, 2014

A 13-year-old Union boy reported that he was chased on foot by a man during an attempted abduction Friday, police said.

Council Will Vote on Camp Street Bridge Project Contract
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 18, 2014

The Washington City Council will vote Monday night on a contract to award the Camp Street bridge project.

De Soto Knocks Out Softball Lady Indians in Quarterfinals
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 18, 2014

Pacific's run through the Class 3 softball playoffs has ended.

Sale of River’s Edge Could Jeopardize Its Tax Abatements
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 18, 2014

River’s Edge has recently changed ownership, and is working with the city to keep its eligibility for tax abatements as part of the Enhanced Enterprise Zone (EEZ).

Week 9 Football — Union Edges Hermann, Wins FRC Title
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

Union and Hermann's battle for the Four Rivers Conference title resembled a heavyweight fight.

Week 9 Football — Westminster knocks off Borgia, 35-14
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

The season is not over.

Week 9 Football — Francis Howell North Rallies Past Blue Jays
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

SCANLAN STADIUM — For over a half, the Washington Blue Jays controlled play against the Francis Howell North Knights.

City to Hold Public Hearing Monday on Redevelopment Plan
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

The city of St. Clair will hold a public hearing at 6:45 p.m. Monday.

Staff Sgt. Joshua Schoenhoff body arriving Friday
Sullivan Journal — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The body of one of three airmen who were swept away by high waves as they explored the island of Okinawa, Japan, was arriving Friday afternoon at Lambert-St. Louis International Airpo

Former City Employee Lambastes Board, Mayor
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

A former city employee came before the board of aldermen Monday night questioning the city’s spending, including the need for an accounts payable clerk.

Public Works Continues Line Extension Discussion
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 17, 2014

Washington’s Board of Public Works will continue exploring the possibility of extending water and sewer services south of the city limits.

Iron Horse Rodeo Draws Big Crowd Despite Rain
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

Despite several days of rain, standing water on the Liberty Park fields and a cold snap, the second annual Iron Horse Rodeo drew crowds of spectators Oct. 10-11.

Grant Could Help Direct Big Rigs
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

The city may get some help from MoDOT in redesigning signs and street directions that relate to tractor-trailer traffic on city streets.

Beef Industry Tour Includes Haue Farm
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

When the Missouri Beef Industry Council (MBIC) invited a group of chefs, dietitians and food bloggers on a two-day tour of the Missouri beef industry they started with a visit to Haue Valley Farm, Pac

Pacific Missourian Going to All Houses
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

This issue marks the third edition of the newly branded Pacific Missourian.

Mayor Concerned About City Resources for Civic Events
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

A request for the city to provide portable toilets for the Oct. 31 Monsterfest event in Downtown Pacific led to a lengthy discussion about the use of city personnel to organize outdoor events put on b

Resident Calls For Officials to Work Together
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

Another resident has weighed in on the call for city officials to end their discourse and work together.

Holtmeier to Take Over Eureka Edward Jones Branch Office
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

Jeff Holtmeier of Washington has been named to take over the local Edward Jones office located at 5 Hilltop Village Center in Eurkea, the firm announced.

Pool Refilled in Attempt To Check for Potential Leak
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

Summer is long over, but the pool at the Agnes Nolting Aquatics Complex in Washington is once again full.

City Plans to Conduct Survey of Streets
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

The city plans to spend $16,800 to survey all city streets for condition and maintenance needs.

New Principal Enjoying Work at St. John’s School
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

A few months into his new job, Gary Menke is starting to get settled in.

Costs May Rise for County Bend Road Bridge Project
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

There may be extra costs to replace the county-owned Bend Road bridge near Pacific due to three species of endangered mussels that live near the site.

Columbine Visit Underscores Need For Response Plan
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

A group of 10 local officials recently visited Jefferson County, Colo., where the Columbine High School shooting massacre occurred to learn more about the need for collaboration between agencies to en

Man Rescued After Lawn Mower Accident
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 16, 2014

Washington fire, police and ambulance and crews pulled a man from a creek Thursday morning after a lawn mower accident.

Flash Flood Watch Through Oct. 11
Sullivan Journal — Posted on Thursday October 09, 2014

SULLIVAN - A flash flood watch has been issued for east-central Missouri effective immediately and running through Saturday morning. Heavy rain will continue to move across Franklin and Crawford count

Sullivan infant killed in Hwy. 185 crash
Sullivan Journal — Posted on Wednesday October 08, 2014

SULLIVAN - The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that an infant from Sullivan was fatally injured early Tuesday morning in a single-vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 185 north of Highway K

Erhardt Rd. drug bust nets two
Sullivan Journal — Posted on Friday October 03, 2014

SULLIVAN – Two alleged drug dealers are free on bond but facing multiple felony charges after police raided an Erhardt Road home in August. A probable cause statement filed by the Crawford County pros

City of Sullvan settles jail-hanging case for $1.2 million
Sullivan Journal — Posted on Thursday October 02, 2014

SULLIVAN – Federal court records obtained by the Sullivan Journal indicate that a settlement has been reached in a wrongful death case stemming from the Oct. 17, 2009 jail-cell suicide of 27-year-old