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“Pettis County is in a Slight Risk (15% Chance) for severe weather late tonight. The Tornado risk for Pettis is 0%, with a 2% risk to our north-east. Our main [...]


Russell Driskell was sworn in as Sedalia’s newest Councilman by City Clerk Arlene Silvey at the start of Monday night’s City Council meeting. He will fill out the remainder of [...]


By Pete Daniels Contributing editor The Sedalia Police Department’s professionalism took center stage recently in Liberty Park when a man there forced them into a standoff, according to published reports. [...]

Sewer cleaning noted by City of Sedalia

July 21, 2014 Local

The City of Sedalia Sewer Department will perform routine cleaning in sewer mains located in the area south of Broadway Avenue to West 16th Street and Thompson Boulevard to Winchester [...]

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Author Gressley promotes her latest book

July 21, 2014 Local

Sedalia author Madge Gressley signed copies of her new book, Inescapable: The Beginning, at Reader’s World in the State Fair Shopping Center on Saturday. Sitting with her is her editor [...]

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Color Dash attracts 215 runners

July 21, 2014 Local

A 5K Color Dash to benefit Child Safe of Central Missouri, Inc., was held on the midway of the Missouri State Fairgrounds Saturday morning with 215 people taking part, along [...]

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Inter-tribal dance featured at Pow Wow

July 21, 2014 Local

The annual Robert Woolery Sr., Memorial Pow Wow was held this past weekend at the Ag Building on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. Shown here is the inter-tribal dance on Saturday [...]

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