Northwest football notches 17th straight NCAA Division II playoff bid

For the 17th straight season, the Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat football program has secured an NCAA Division II playoff bid. Northwest ranks No. 1 all-time in Division II playoff appearances with 25. Northwest, 9-1 overall, was pegged as the No. 3 seed in Super Region Three and earned a home playoff game. Northwest will

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Geography with Goudge

“The major college football (FBS) season is winding down and the FBS Playoff picture is coming into focus.  This week’s proportional symbol map displays the AP top-ranked team (Georgia) with the largest football and #25 North Carolina State with the smallest football.  The pattern displays many of the same teams that ended up on top

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November 16, 2021

Presiding Commissioner Bill Walker called the meeting of the Nodaway County Commission to order at the commissioner’s office. In attendance: Walker and Scott Walk, associate commissioner, Melinda Patton, county clerk. Walk made a motion to approve the agenda as presented. The motion passed. Walk made a motion to approve prior commission minutes dated 11/9/2021. The

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Richard Carter

James Richard Carter passed away on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, at the age of 96. He was born on August 7, 1925, to James Arthur and Ethel Morse Carter at Graham. He graduated from Graham High School. On December 6, 1945, he married Mildred Pauline Allen. Richard was trained by the United States Coast Guard

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Tammy Jo Stroup

Tammy Jo Stroup, 59, Maryville, died Sunday, November 14, 2021, at her home. She was born June 14, 1962, in Maryville, to Jack Raymond and Evelyn Dean Lynch Murray. She was a stay-at-home mom and had worked for 16 years in the grocery department at Walmart. Ms. Stroup’s body has been cremated under the care

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Terry Burns

Terry E. Burns, 66, Parnell, died Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at Maryville Living Center, Maryville. He was born February 10, 1955, in Parnell, to Bobby Gene “Bob” and Willa Fern Parker Burns. He graduated from Northeast Nodaway High School, Ravenwood, in 1973 and got a degree in drafting from Platt College in St. Joseph. On

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Jenny Baumli

Jennifer “Jenny” Ann Baumli, 79, Maryville, formerly of Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, died Sunday, November 7, 2021, at her home. She was born March 19, 1942, in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, to Dennis George and Norah Yourin. She completed school in England at the age of 16 and became a US citizen on January 2, 1969. On

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MHS Hounds soccer advances to state

The Maryville High School Spoofhound boys soccer team advanced to state after its win over previously undefeated Smithton, 1-0, on November 13. Jacob Ferris scored the winning goal with an assist from James DiStefano with five minutes left in the game. Members of the team are, front: Coach Chase Tolson, Will Thornsberry, Gabe Baldwin, Tucker

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Maryville Mosaic sets Moderna-only booster clinic

Bridget Kenny, RN, BSN, Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville community health nurse liaison, announced there will be a Moderna-only booster clinic on Thursday, November 18. This second mass COVID-19 booster vaccine clinic will be held at the Carl & Cheryl Hughes Fieldhouse on the Northwest Missouri State University campus. Those eligible to receive a booster

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A Right Jab

Our recent elections should tell us much By Larry W. Anderson The dust is settling from recent gubernatorial elections in Virginia and New Jersey where there were some pleasant surprises for those of us on the right and some unhappiness for those on the left now laboring to spin their way to a new degree

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