Northwest grad pursues medical school

Dr. William Kinderknecht and Caleb Liles, spent May 23 through June 3 together at Mosaic Specialty Care – West, where Kinderknecht served as a preceptor for Liles as he prepares for his second year of medical school at AT Still University of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville. When Liles was thinking about his preceptors, it was an

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Old Defiance Days Rodeo is in Sheridan

The Old Defiance Days Rodeo will be June 24 and 25 in Sheridan. The rodeo will start at 7:30 pm, both nights. Admission costs are $10 for adults, $5 for ages five to 12 years, and ages four and under are free. Two Country Dusters will preform at 6 pm, Saturday. It is also purple

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Motorcycle group announces supper rides

Freedom of Road Riders® Local 26, Maryville announces its rides starting at 6 pm, Tuesdays, from Break Time, 1517 East First Street. The rides are June 21 – Toad Hollar, Mound City; June 28 – Toot Toots, Bethany; and July 5 – Poppa’s, Albany. All motorcyclists are invited to the rides.

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Geography with Goudge

This week’s map looks at the NCAA Div. I Men’s college golf team champions over the past 50 years.  23 different schools have won team titles since 1972. Oklahoma State leads with ten championships, followed by Houston with four.  Florida, Stanford, Texas and Wake Forest have won three titles each. The Texas Longhorns won the

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72nd Annual 4th of July Celebration is in Elmo

Elmo’s 72nd annual Fourth of July Celebration is happening on Saturday, June 25. It is sponsored by Elmo Betterment Club and features: • 5K run/walk, registration at 6:45 am, start at 7 am. • Free will donation pancake breakfast at Elmo Park Shelter, it features pancakes, eggs and sausage, 7 to 9 am. • Concession

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MoDOT leaders provide update on Long Branch Bridge project

The reconstruction of the Long Branch Bridge, located on Highway 136, east of Maryville, has hit several snags early in the project. “We understand that the closure of US Route 136 for the Long Branch Bridge reconstruction project was unexpected and has caused some frustration and confusion, particularly regarding the construction timeline,” noted a MoDOT

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Health department holds Thursday immunization clinic

The Nodaway County Health Department, 2416 South Main, Maryville, is holding immunization clinics between 8 am to 4:30 pm, Thursdays. Appointments are required and available by calling 660.562.2755. The department offers a wide-range of basic vaccines and school vaccines. Available are COVID-19 vaccinations including the primary series and boosters; shingles, tetanus, DTaP, chicken pox, MMR,

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Maryville Sharks Swim Team hosts three-team home meet

The Sharks had a successful outing against East Atchison and Red Oak (IA) on June 8. In the 8-and-under girls and boys 100-meter medley relay, the team of Hadlee Mayfield, Kylah Gardner, Molly Simmerman and Austyn Quinlin took first. The 9-10 girls and boys 100-meter medley relay team of Roman Gardner, Dwight Randall, Brewer Honan

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Mobile pantries come to Maryville, Skidmore

The Second Harvest Community Food Bank’s Fresh Mobile Pantry will visit Maryville and Skidmore. The pantries begin at 10 am and last until supplies are gone. Maryville’s will be held Monday, June 21 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main and Skidmore’s on Thursday, June 23 at city hall. These are open to

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