This Week's News

August 27, 2020

Presiding Commissioner Bill Walker called the meeting of the Nodaway County Commission to order at the commissioner’s office. In attendance: Walker, Bob Stiens, Chris Burns, associate commissioners and Melinda Patton, county clerk. Burns made a motion to approve the agenda as presented. The motion passed. Stiens made a motion to approve prior commission minutes dated

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Sunday, August COVID-19 report:

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces 14 individuals residing in Nodaway County, Missouri have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  507 confirmed cases  247 active cases  255 released from isolation  16 total hospitalizations  6 current hospitalizations  5 deaths The affected individuals include:  1 female and

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DARE program receives Taylor Grant

The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Department DARE Program received $4,400 from the Gary Taylor Charitable Trust, US Bank, NA Trustee. At the presentation were Nodaway County DARE Officer Rick Smail, Suzie Roberts and Courtney Nixon, US Bank wealth management trust advisors, and Sheriff Randy Strong. The money will be used for school supplies for DARE.

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Northeast Nodaway students start back on August 25

On the first day of school, August 25, Malinda Hicks says goodbye to her son Bentley; Tucker Kneale waits, as Jace Burns has his temperature checked by Elementary Principal Jason McDowell. At Northeast Nodaway, the elementary students are entering directly into the elementary, instead of through the main doors as in years past. A new

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Thursday, August 27 COVID-19 report:

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces 28 individuals residing in Nodaway County, Missouri have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  458 confirmed cases  228 active cases  226 released from isolation  16 total hospitalizations  6 current hospitalizations  4 deaths The affected individuals include:  6 females and

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Geography with Goudge

Percent Positive Tests, August 28, 2020 “This week’s Covid-19 map, based on the Johns Hopkins (CSSE) data displays the percent of positive tests in each state. World Health Organization (WHO) advised governments that before reopening, rates of positivity in testing should remain at 5% or lower for at least 14 days. Only the blue shaded states

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August 25, 2020

Presiding Commissioner Bill Walker called the meeting of the Nodaway County Commission to order at the commissioner’s office. In attendance: Walker, Bob Stiens, Chris Burns, associate commissioners and Melinda Patton, county clerk. Stiens made a motion to approve the agenda as presented. The motion passed. Stiens made a motion to approve prior commission minutes dated

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Wednesday, August 26 COVID-19 report: 46 new cases, fourth death

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces 46 individuals residing in Nodaway County, Missouri have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The fourth death of a Nodaway County resident with COVID-19 was reported; the individual was a female between 80-89 years of age.  430 confirmed cases  204 active cases  222

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MPR think positive about fall programming

On August 17, the Maryville Park and Recreation board studied the calendar to determine when fall programming would have to be ignited to allow the public to participate. The board voted by consensus to continue to plan on implementing team and class programs as well as plan for the annual Christmas Vendor Fair in mid-November.

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HCB seeks vendors for Hopkins’ playground fundraiser

The Hopkins Community Betterment organization is seeking vendors for the planned fundraiser for playground equipment to be placed in the Hopkins City Park. The event is featuring a flea market and vendor fair from 8 am to 4 pm, Saturday, September 12 and 10 am to 4 pm, Sunday, September 13 at the Hopkins City

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