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Gravois firefighters, law enforcement rescue suicidal man

by Janet Dabbs Gravois Fire Protection District firefighters went above and beyond the call of duty rushing into a burning home that was intentionally set on fire by a suicidal man last Tuesday evening, Aug. 8. A full 20-pound propane cylinder and a can of gasoline, located in the home, greatly escalated the risk. “The

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Laurie: water line bond, nuisance ordinance

by Janet Dabbs The Laurie Board of Aldermen discussed funding options for proposed Route O water line improvements at their Tuesday, Aug. 8 meeting. Grants and low interest loans from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources were the focus. Matthew Vandertuig with Bartlett and West, informed the board the city would require a grant and

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New board member for RMFPD

by Janet Dabbs The Rocky Mount Fire Protection District Board of Directors approved Luke Milka to fill former board member Darrell Massey’s vacant board position. Milka was sworn into office at the Wednesday, Aug. 9 fire district board meeting. Board member Chris Wilkerson asked the board about filling the district’s vacant code officer position. He

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Versailles City Fire Report

The Versailles City Fire Department recently responded to the following calls: Monday, Aug. 7, a responder assisted Mid-Mo Ambulance District unit 30 with a medical call on Marquis Avenue. Monday, Aug. 7, no response provided to assist Mid-Mo Ambulance District unit 30 with a medical call on South Walnut Street. Monday, Aug. 7, two responders

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Health center to help food pantry apply for grant

The Morgan County Health Center board of directors Wednesday, Aug. 9 agreed to help Food for Morgan County, the local food pantry, by acting as their financial agent for the purpose of grant applications. The Morgan County Health Center board of directors Wednesday, Aug. 9 agreed to help Food for Morgan County, the local food

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Code of ethics approved by county commission

The Morgan County Commission Tuesday, Aug. 8 approved the renewal of the Morgan County Code of Ethics. The commission renews the code every two years. The Morgan County Commission Tuesday, Aug. 8 approved the renewal of the Morgan County Code of Ethics. The commission renews the code every two years. The code of ethics is

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