The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission recently approved the FY 2024-2028 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), which lists transportation projects planned by state and regional planning agencies in July, to widen and improve I-70, fix low-volume minor roads, upgrade railroad safety crossings and more. The STIP makes available nearly $14 billion of federal and state
The City of Skidmore is conducting leak testing of the sanitary sewer system beginning Wednesday, July 26 and Thursday, July 27. The test consists of blowing smoke into the sewer lines. This will reveal the sources of sewer orders as well as locations where storm and surface water are entering the sanitary sewer system. A
The Tri-C Community is gearing up for its 13th annual garage sale on Friday and Saturday, August 4 and 5. The community garage sale, sponsored by Tri-C CART (Community Action Renewal Team), will be in Clyde, Conception, Conception Jct. and surrounding area. Any resident of the Tri-C community can participate and CART will create a
Presiding Commissioner Bill Walker called the meeting of the Nodaway County Commission to order at the commissioner’s office. In attendance: Walker, Chris Burns and Scott Walk, associate commissioners and Melinda Patton, county clerk. Walk made a motion to approve the agenda as presented. The motion passed. Burns made a motion to approve prior commission minutes
At the Skidmore City Council meeting, July 13, the council brought up a cemetery tax to be put on personal and real estate property tax of the town’s residents. Mayor Teresa Carter said the council had learned Maitland has a 15¢ per $100 assessed valuation cemetery tax to maintain its cemetery. Skidmore currently has three
The WNBA All-Star Game was played on July 14th in Las Vegas. The women’s professional basketball league began play in 1999. There have been 152 different players selected as All-Stars during the past 25 years. This per-capita map is based on where the All-Stars went to high school. The Mid-Atlantic and Southern states standout as
At the July 12 Nodaway County Ambulance District Meeting, it was approved for the district to purchase five GETAC B360 laptops with six docking stations for their ambulances as an upgrade. The board went with a bid from MTE Office Center, Maryville, at a price of $24,770.08. The district had other bids, but chose MTE
The Second Harvest Community Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry will begin at 10 am and continue while supplies last, Tuesday, July 25 on Fourth Street, Barnard. This is open to the general public. There will be no mobile food pantry in August at Barnard. Second Harvest is transitioning the Barnard mobile pantry to every other
The Greater Maryville Chamber of Commerce is holding a “Very Merryville Christmas” planning session at 8:30 am, Tuesday, July 25 at the Bank Midwest conference room. Chamber members are welcome to attend.
The Nodaway County Health Department will be holding a school immunization walk-in clinic from 8:30 am to 4 pm, Tuesday, July 25 at the office, located at 2416 South Main, Maryville. Underinsured/uninsured and most major health insurances accepted including Medicaid plans. Additional school immunization walk-in clinics will be held in early August.