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Hartzler announces rural Missouri hospitals to receive $4 million in aid

Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler announced Thursday, April 23 more than $4 million in grant funding specifically designated for Missouri rural hospitals will be awarded in the fight against COVID-19. The Missouri Department of Health and Human Services will receive $4,131,533 through the Small Rural Hospital Investment Program under the Health Resources and Services Administration. This funding

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Library board discusses COVID-19; extends limited services to May 18

The Morgan County Library Board of Trustees convened a special meeting Friday, April 24 to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic and plans for reopening the facility. The library board and staff agreed to the following plan and procedures through Monday, May 18. The plan and procedures will be reassessed and updated as needed. Two employees are

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OATS Transit provides service amid COVID-19

OATS Transit, an area provider of specialized transportation to the rural general public, senior citizens and people with disabilities, continues to offer essential service only in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The company is limiting the number of people on their buses to facilitate social distancing requirements and, for the safety drivers and riders, all

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Route W, J to be resurfaced

Two routes in Morgan County will be part of a pavement improvement project this summer. Crews working for the Missouri Department of Transportation will resurface and widen the shoulders of Route W in Morgan County, between Versailles city limits and Route Y, and will resurface the entire length of Route J in Morgan County. Beginning

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St. Mary’s clinic in Versailles to close

(April 22, 2020) – The SSM Health Medical Group – Family Medicine Clinic, located at 801 Kidwell Dr. in Versailles, will close after Friday, Sept. 18. The announcement was released Wednesday, April 22 and SSM Health Medical Group wrote, “We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our patients.” Dr. Chris Paynter and Michelle Widner,

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