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Now Open: Highway T to through traffic

Highway T was opened to through traffic by the end of the day Tuesday. Nearly 1,400 feet of the highway just south of Camden had been blocked since June 2015…

City Council grants Dollar Tree tax abatement

Preparation of construction site underway By Leah Wankum, Editor Plans are underway for the new Dollar Tree store in town. Preparation of the construction site next to the location for…

Former students come together to remember the deadly 1967 tornado

The Survivors’ stories: ‘A lot of us went to school that day as kids. When we went to bed that night, we were young adults.’ By Liz Johnson, Staff Writer…

Car rollover injures three

99-year-old passenger LifeFlighted with serious injuries Jason Beets, Staff Writer Three elderly Richmond residents – including a driver who is 85 years old and a passenger who is 99 –…

Polley pleads guilty to exploiting the elderly

Sentencing scheduled for March 24 By Jason Beets, Staff Writer Former funeral home owner Toby Polley pleaded guilty to stealing money that his customers had set aside to pay for…

Approved, but incomplete

By a 2-1 vote, county commissioners pass 2017 budget; major cuts to impact most departments By Leah Wankum, Editor Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series on…

County assessor charging for full access to online records

Kent Wollard: ‘I should have charged it from day one,’ other counties following suit By Leah Wankum, Editor At a time when Ray County is stretching funds thinner and thinner…

Mo. AG sues Polley for restitution to alleged victims

By Leah Wankum, Editor Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley filed a civil suit Wednesday against former funeral home director Toby Polley for cheating people out of their preneed accounts –…

Court hands 9 years to Facebook predator

A Delaware man who enticed a Richmond-area girl through Facebook into a sexual encounter was sentenced to 23 years in federal prison without parole Feb. 8. Aaron T. Fletcher, 39,…

Turning ground for new city park

By Leah Wankum, Editor The sod is partly dug up on a small plot of land on Crispin Street. So begins the construction of Hamann Park, marked by 12 golden…