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American Celebration: Coney Island has nothing on Richmond

County taps into jail security fund to offset grant funding

Grant to pay for Ray County deputy salaries cut by two-thirds By Leah Wankum, Editor An unexpected shortfall in state grant funding to bolster Ray County deputies’ salaries brought county…

Area man charged in alleged death threats to woman

By Hanna Sumpter, Staff Writer’ An Orrick man was charged June 28 with five felonies by Ray County Prosecutor Camille Johnston after allegedly threatening to kill a woman in May.…

After weather delays, Eagleton food pantry slated to open July 19

By Hanna Sumpter, Staff Writer Construction on expansion of the Eagleton Civic Center has been delayed over the past few weeks because of rainy weather, pushing back the completion date.…

Dollar Tree ‘coming soon’

Dirt work begins for Harps store By Leah Wankum, Editor Dirt is moving on the lot in Richmond for the new grocery store, and inventory is coming next week for…

Orrick BOE sets 2017-18 school year

By Liz Johnson, Staff Writer The Orrick School Board is moving full steam ahead in planning the upcoming 2017-18 school year. Superintendent Aerin O’Dell presented several items to the board…

WOTUS repeal good news for many Mo. farmers

By Hanna Sumpter, Staff Writer The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday that it would formally repeal the Water of the United States rule. This follows the executive order signed…

Two-vehicle crash injures drivers Orrick

By Leah Wankum, Editor A crash involving two trucks caused minor injuries Tuesday morning in Richmond. Brock McCullough, 22, of Excelsior Springs, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado slowly on…

Quality hang time in rural Ray County

Regan Getman, 15, of Kansas City, rides the ‘bunny’ line at ShowMe Ziplines in Rayville. The ‘bunny’ line, which is the first line of the 8-line course, helps riders get…

As landlines fade, county 911 faces funding crisis

911 director, board lay  out “very serious financial problems” that could skyrocket agency fees without additional revenue By Leah Wankum, Editor A citizens group to push for a sales tax…