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Mid-Mo to replace cardiac equipment

by Becky Holloway Ending the year with more funds remaining than expected, the Mid-Mo Ambulance District board voted last week to use part of the extra money to replace all cardiac monitors and defibrillators at once rather than a few at a time. The board will take advantage of a five-year payment plan with no

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Lodging tax on ballot in special election Nov. 5

A special election is scheduled Tuesday, Nov. 5 in Morgan County regarding an increase in the lodging tax from 3 percent to 6 percent. The question appears only on ballots in the following precincts: Barnett II, Gravois Mills, Indian Creek, Laurie, Versailles North, Versailles South, and Webb. Polling places are open 6 a.m. to 7

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Health center names board member, to buy cribs

In a meeting Wednesday, Oct. 9, the Morgan County Health Center Board of Directors, after reviewing three letters of interest, approved Shawn Manuel to finish the term of board member Diana Burdick, who moved out of district. Manuel is scheduled to be installed on or before the Nov. 13 meeting of the board. His appointed

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Versailles Rural Fire Report

Countryside Estates. Upon arrival, they found a controlled burn and advised dispatch. They cleared the scene. Thursday, Oct. 3, three firefighters and one apparatus were dispatched for medical assistance. Upon arrival, they found Mid-Mo Ambulance District EMS were on scene and no assistance was needed. Thursday, Oct. 3, five firefighters and one apparatus were dispatched

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