Grand jury convenes

Posted July 25, 2014 at 5:27 pm

 For the first time in over 30 years, a grand jury was convened in Nodaway County on July 23.

Fourth District Circuit Court Presiding Judge Roger Prokes made the jury selection from a field of 18; five males and seven females were chosen. He also named alternates upon the convening of the group. After extensive instructions concerning their ability to keep in confidence all that takes place during their service and the selection of a foreperson to lead them, Prokes excused himself. A court reporter or clerk will be provided by the prosecutor.

The grand jury will serve for six months. The grand jury’s purpose is to investigate cases brought to them by Nodaway County Prosecuting Attorney Robert Rice for the possibility of criminal activity and through

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    Mozingo board hears update on lake’s master plan

    Posted July 22, 2014 at 4:42 pm

    RDG Planning and Design architect Hans Klein-Hewitt explained to members of the Mozingo Advisory Board and city staff the company’s drafted master plan during the July 21 meeting. The group heard short and long-term plans for the park as

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    Post office official reports from headquarters

    Posted July 22, 2014 at 4:40 pm

    Over 30 citizens including several small business representatives, who depend on the Barnard Post Office to send out their mail and receive mail, were anxious to hear of the US Postal Services new plans to reduce office hours. Kelly

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    Seipel is new Horace Mann principal

    Posted July 18, 2014 at 1:00 pm

     Sandy Seipel, a Nodaway County native, has started in her new position as principal at the Horace Mann Laboratory School on the Northwest Missouri State University campus.

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