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On Oct. 30, 2014, at approximately 11:51 a.m., Sedalia Police Department Patrol Officers, Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Bureau and Detectives with the Drug Enforcement Unit, responded to 800 West [...]


Pettis County Crime Stoppers served their annual spaghetti dinner Thursday evening at Parkview Christian Church, 1405 E. 16th Street. The event also included an auction of donated items. Photos by [...]


By Randy Kirby Managing editor Nick La Strada’s office is well prepared for the Nov. 4 general election by, among other things, testing voting machines and briefing poll works for [...]

Influenza vaccine available again

October 28, 2014 Local

The Pettis County Health Center has announced that influenza vaccine for infants, children, adults and seniors is again available at the Health Center. A very limited amount of vaccine is [...]

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Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

October 27, 2014 Local

Sedalia Mayor Stephen J. Galliher proclaimed the month of November “Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month” during a proclamation signing held Monday afternoon at the Sedalia Municipal Building. Standing with Mayor Galliher [...]

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Poll workers ready for November 4 election

October 27, 2014 Local

Pettis County poll workers were briefed during a training session held last week at the Public Safety Building under the direction of Pettis County Clerk Nick La Strada. A total [...]

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Project Homeless Connect now in third year

October 24, 2014 Local

By Randy Kirby Managing editor The third annual Project Homeless Connect Day was held Friday at the FEMA building on the Smith-Cotton Junior High campus, 312 E. Broadway. About 45 [...]

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