Area man honored for diligent blood donations

Posted November 21, 2014 at 3:24 pm

Area Community Blood Drive Representative Betty Tinker presented Charles Bottiger, Ravenwood, with a cake during the November 18 blood drive at the First United Methodist Church in Maryville for donating his 100th unit. Bottiger has been donating blood since 1963.

The blood drives that take place in Northwest Missouri supply 70 hospitals throughout NW Missouri and NE Kansas. There is a need of 580 units donated each day to meet the minimum requirements.


    Nucor-LMP hosts intern from Germany

    Posted November 21, 2014 at 3:22 pm

    Jessi Althajmer of Solingen, Germany, wanted an internship with a US manufacturer to improve her grasp of technical English.

    She had planned to work in Chicago, but a friend

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    Low-income Missourians to receive heat aid

    Posted November 21, 2014 at 3:22 pm

     As autumn leaves and temperatures drop around Missouri, the Missouri Department of Social Services is reminding Missourians in-need that the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) can help them with their heating bills this fall and winter.

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    Local veteran takes Honor Flight

    Posted November 21, 2014 at 3:21 pm

     Robert Pope, Maryville, along with his guardians, made the Honor Flight to Washington, DC, on October 11.

    Pope was accompanied by his wife, Martha, and his daughters, Debbie Wanserski, St.

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    BBBS adds collection bins in BJ, Ravenwood

    Posted November 21, 2014 at 3:20 pm

     Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nodaway County recently announced that they have placed two additional donation bins in Burlington Jct. and Ravenwood, providing a convenient and practical solution for local residents to discard unwanted clothing, shoes, linens and other textiles, along with books

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    Bookstop tears off back

    Posted November 21, 2014 at 3:20 pm

    Maryville’s downtown shop, The Bookstop, recently underwent more demolition that is preliminary for the new construction that will allow the coffee, antique and book shop to reopen at some point in the future. Mike Phillips, owner, is

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