Fire report for week of Sept. 13

On Monday, Sept. 14, an assistant chief was dispatched to a carbon monoxide alarm call at a residence on N. St. James. The cause of the alarm was a malfunction detection. On Wednesday, Sept. 16, at 2:24 a.m., the Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire on South Allison Rd. The building was fully

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Fulltime child care subsidy benefits extended for low-income school-aged students not attending in person

The Department of Social Services is extending fulltime child care subsidy benefits through Dec. 31 for eligible school-aged students who are not attending in person.  The extension of this benefit, effective beginning Sept. 1, ensures children remain safe and supervised and supports working parents during the school day. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security

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CMH Addiction Recovery Program receives $50,000 grant

The Citizens Memorial Hospital Addiction Recovery Program was awarded a 12-month, $50,000 reentry grant from the Missouri Department of Corrections. This program, which runs July 2020 – June 30, 2021, covers all substance use disorders treatment costs for those in probation and parole across southwest and central Missouri and includes office visits, lab costs, medication

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Former paramedic pleads guilty to stealing, diluting ambulance drugs

A former emergency medical technician at Mercy Medical Center pleaded guilty in federal court today to stealing fentanyl and hydromorphone from dozens of vials used by ambulances in Carthage and Mount Vernon, Missouri, and replacing the drugs with saline or water solution. “A former paramedic abused his position of trust by stealing and diluting drugs

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Learn about optics

Get tips on choosing optical devices at a virtual program scheduled for Sept. 24. This free online class will cover rifle scopes, crossbow scopes, binoculars, and spotting scopes. Read more at https://short.mdc.mo.gov/Z6k.

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Love note from Jeff City

Greetings, My Fellow Missourians I would like to congratulate Yates Rustic Range Trading. They celebrated 5 years of business with an Open House this past Saturday. They are located 4 mile East of Preston on the south side of the Discover More on Route 54 Highway. They specialize in custom embroidery, sewing, crafts, antiques and

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CEDAR COUNTY SHERIFF

09/13 • Cow out on road on Hwy 32 west of Crab Tree.  GOA • Trespasser o Hwy EE Eldo.  Violating order of protection.  Clear, no report • Traffic stop at Crab Tree Cove.  Citation issued to Max Nash,  he’s being transported home.  Vehicle to remain for now. • SimpliSafe reported alarm at Hwy W

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ST CLAIR COUNTY SHERIFF

Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made 14 arrests and took multiple reports during the weeks of September 1 through September 15, 2020. Arrests Brenda Lane- On Sept. 14, Brenda Lane, 52, Warrensburg, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class D felony possession of a controlled substance. Bond is set

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VERNON COUNTY SHERIFF

Sept. 11, trespassing at E. Panama Rd., Deerfield. Sept. 11, suspicious activity W. Main St., Milo. Sept. 11, domestic dispute at E. Nutmeg Rd., Nevada. Sept. 12, harassment at E. Panama Rd., Nevada. Sept. 12, theft at E. Overland Rd., Nevada. Sept. 12, theft at E. Ashland St., Nevada. Sept. 13, burglary at Wall St.,

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EL DORADO SPRINGS POLICE REPORT

In the case of all arrests, it must be remembered that the charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. NOTE: Anyone having information concerning any alleged crimes are encouraged to contact the police department at 876-TIPS (8477) Law enforcement activities The El Dorado Springs Police Department

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