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Health center working on long-range plan

Health fair April 5 The health center’s annual spring community health fair is scheduled 8 a.m. to noon Friday, April 5 at the Morgan County Health Center, 104 W. Lafayette St. in Versailles. Free health screening will be provided and includes: cholesterol (requires 12-hour fast), blood pressure, blood sugar, iron, vision, hearing, and balance/fall/grip strength.

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Prosecuting Attorney’s Report

Charges Filed Dustin G. Dunklee, Morgan County Prosecuting Attorney, announces that the following individual(s) were charged with felony crimes from February 1, 2019, through February 28, 2019, by the Morgan County Prosecutor’s Office: 1. Rebecca Coerver, charged with the Class E felony of hindering prosecution. 2. Skylar K. Duhn, charged with the Class B felony

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Worthley elected county clerk; Stephens presiding commissioner

Morgan County voters, with a turnout of 63.85 percent, Tuesday, Nov. 6 in the general election, made their wills known in two contested local races. Voters elected Republican Aimee Worthley for county clerk, with 4,345 votes. Incumbent Democrat Cathy Daniels garnered 3,440 votes. In the other contested county race, for presiding commissioner, Republican Tony Stephens

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Gravois Fire Report

The Gravois Fire Protection District responded to the following calls Sunday, Sept. 16 through Saturday, Sept. 22: Sunday, Sept. 16, one unit and three personnel responded to a medical emergency on C&J Road. Sunday, Sept. 16, one fire boat and three personnel provided mutual aid for a boat fire at 66 mile marker on upper

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Versailles Rural Fire Report

The Versailles Rural Fire Protection District recently responded to the following incidents: Saturday, Sept. 15, 12 firefighters and two apparatus were dispatched for a two car motor vehicle accident at a location on Highway 52. Firefighters provided manpower assistance and traffic control. Units on scene approximately one hour. Sunday, Sept. 16, three firefighters and one

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