COVID-19 Updates

MPR board to reopen community center May 16

Following the May 4 special board meeting via Zoom, the Maryville Park and Recreation Board of Directors has decided to open the Maryville Community Center (MCC) from 6 am to 5 pm, Saturday, May 16. The board also discussed the possible opening of the Maryville Aquatic Center in mid-June, but will confirm at a later

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Geography with Goudge

“This week’s Covid-19 map, based on the Johns Hopkins (CSSE) data displays the number of deaths in each state divided by the population (deaths per capita). The pattern is very similar to previous maps. The ten states in the highest category, account for 72% of the deaths.  Eight, in the Northeast, are responsible for 64%

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NNL’s graduation edition to be printed in June

Due to the scattering of commencement dates for the county high schools, the Nodaway News Leader’s annual souvenir edition of all graduating seniors will be published June 11. This section will have individual photos, parents’ information and future plans for all of the over 200 Nodaway County graduates. Plus there are many salutes to the

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Fifth positive COVID-19 announced

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces a fifth Nodaway County, Missouri resident has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The affected individual is a male between 60-69 years of age, and a resident of Nodaway County. The individual is isolated at a private residence. If you have not been contacted by the

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Hy-Vee to Limit Meat Purchases

Hy-Vee, Inc. announces that effective Wednesday, May 6, it will limit meat purchases at all of its locations. Hy-Vee Statement: We continue to work with industry leaders so we are prepared for any possible fluctuations in product and can best serve our customers. At Hy-Vee, we have product available at our stores but due to

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Hospital president offers insight on reopening process

By Nate Blackford, Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville presiden This week, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced the first phase of the “Show Me Strong Recovery” plan outlining how Missouri will gradually begin to reopen economic and social activity on Monday, May 4. As he spoke, protestors in the state capitol screamed objections. Although I was

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Nodaway County Health Department announces test results

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces that all 98 individuals that participated in the Nodaway County Community Testing Clinic on April 28th, 2020 have tested negative for COVID-19.   Nodaway County Health Department would like to extend their appreciation to all those who chose to participate in the Community Testing Clinic.  Our testing site

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Ferluknat Farms ups goal to 10,000 masks

Ferluknat Farms’ Sew Strong Together mask project has increased its goal to 10,000 face masks, Owner Holly Kay Cronk said. All of the kits to reach that number have been created. Jane Schieber, Cronk and Charyti Jackson share a laugh as they work on the finishing touches for the masks. The shipping of the 5,000th mask

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