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Council works toward police taser purchase

Increased protection for Richmond police officers could hinge on a dollar issue. The Richmond City Council’s Public Safety and Finance committees will mull whether the city can afford reimbursing 10…

City approves lease for downtown memorial garden

The Richmond City Council held its regular weekly meeting on Tuesday, with Councilmen Jim Dunwoodie and Roger Kepple not attending. Action and announcements Tuesday included: • The council unanimously approved…

Water-sewer transfers last hurdle for audit compliance

“Mission Accomplished” has become a political cliché – even a jinx – for patting one’s self on the back too soon. But in the city of Richmond’s case, the reality…

Group to aid city’s animal shelter

Richmond police officers couldn’t get close enough to the stray German shepherd to restrain him by hand, so they used catch poles. And once the ownerless dog was taken to…

Norborne native Bob Walkenhorst kicks off Farris Concert Series

Bob Walkenhorst, a Norborne native, and his musical partner Jeff Porter will kick off the second annual Farris Concert Series on Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. “I know most old…

Salvation Army food pantry levels low

Breakfast, lunch and dinner – three things that many people take for granted. The troubled economy has affected nearly everyone in one way or another. For many, the start of…

Harvesters now helping supply Sunrise Elementary’s popular Backpack Program

A popular program that sends weekend food home with Sunrise Elementary students who receive free or reduced-price lunches now has the support of Harvesters, the Community Food Network in Kansas…

Equipment fire forces evacuation

The Richmond News didn’t simply report the news this morning. It became part of the news. A fire in the Richmond News’ production area, where the paper prints newspapers and…

Park Board mulls land purchase from local church

It’s said that puppies and children can make anybody smile. If a proposed land purchase goes through, the Richmond Parks Board would like to return the favor. The board is…

Corps weighs in on flood control for Keeney Creek

A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers study suggests that Ray Countians north of Highway 210 shift their focus from MoDOT to solve Keeney Creek’s flooding problem. After little more than…