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City shelves dump truck shopping

Rather than instantly replace a city vehicle whose time could soon be coming, Richmond officials will do some homework instead. Richmond Public Works Department officials and the Richmond City Council…

Teen shares his H1N1 encounter

Joseph Fowler, 17, of Richmond, is back to school and work after contracting the H1N1 virus last week. “I got a migraine last Tuesday, about midday and by the end…

More H1N1 vaccine arrives in county

A second H1N1 clinic will be offered this Friday and Saturday at the Ray County Health Department. Pregnant women and children as young as six months now have the opportunity…

Council hears claim out of their jurisdiction

Tuesday evening’s Richmond City Council meeting might’ve made a mostly personal matter a public concern. In doing so, it spent 15 minutes dealing with a problem city officials admittedly can’t…

Ray-Caldwell bridge replacement set for 2010

Ray County will likely cross a long-time distressed bridge off its to-do list by the end of 2010. AVCO Construction, LLC, from Hamilton, should begin work replacing the SE Sader…

Firefighters get lesson on aerial truck

Richmond Fire Department Capt. Karl Carter and firefighter Marc Stigall listen carefully to Roger Kroeling, a certified trainer for Emergency Apparatus of St. Joseph. Learning the controls for raising the…

Closer but not close enough: 911 vote waits on more data

Bob Bond almost had it. Bond, Richmond’s Public Safety Committee chairman, had hoped the council could approve a contract consolidating the city’s 911 and dispatch services with Ray County. Negotiations…

If you like Halloween …then gather your courage and read on for ghastly happ

Halloween activities kick off with lots of little ghosts, ghouls and even super heroes and princesses in the annual Dear Elementary Halloween Costume Parade Thursday, Oct. 29, at 10:30 a.m.…

Full Employment Council addresses area businesses

Around 45 people representing 17 area businesses took part in the Ray County Business Retention forum last Wednesday at The 19th Hole restaurant in Richmond. The forum was sponsored by…

National Honor Society welcomes new inductees at RHS

Service. Leadership. Scholarship. Character. These are the four criteria that stand out in students selected to become a member of the National Honor Society. Richmond High School’s NHS chapter inducted…