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Filing deadline approaches for April 7 elections

January 5, 2015 Local

By Kyle Siegel Staff writer Candidate filing is underway for the upcoming April 7 elections and it is business as usual for the Pettis County Clerk’s Office. Candidate filing ends [...]

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Police arrest Sedalian after discovery of ‘shake-and-bake’ meth labs

January 5, 2015 Local

On Jan. 2, 2015, Patrol Officers with the Sedalia Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 200 block of East 24th Street in reference to drug-related items that [...]

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Making it official

December 31, 2014 Local

A half dozen Pettis County office holders were sworn in Wednesday, Dec. 31 during a brief ceremony held in the third floor courtroom at the Pettis County Courthouse. The event [...]

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Sedalia Trust Building renovation plans announced

December 30, 2014 Local

By Randy Kirby Managing editor Plans are under way to stabilize and repair the historic Sedalia Trust Building, 322 S. Ohio, to make it attractive for qualified developers, it was [...]

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Three Pettis County employees honored

December 29, 2014 Local

By Randy Kirby Managing editor On Monday afternoon, Pettis County honored three retiring office holders who have served their constituents for years. Two are actually retiring from public service; one [...]

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Property deed scam is reported

December 23, 2014 Local

Barbara Clevenger, Pettis County recorder of deeds, has issued a warning to area residents about a company that is trying to sell copies of legal documents at excessive fees. She [...]

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Suspect arrested, released in ‘gold store’ shooting in downtown Sedalia

December 23, 2014 Local

By Kyle Siegel Staff writer On Dec. 18, an armed robbery took place at Gold Buyer, located at 108 S. Ohio. During the robbery owner/operator Wesley Brown was shot twice [...]

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