Last updateMon, 26 Jan 2015 4pm
Cuba police responding to a domestic disturbance call at 1 a.m. on Sunday, January 18 got more than what they bargained for. Authorities suspect that a man involved in the disturbance with his girlfriend may have set fire to his own home and then died in the fire. The matter is still under investigation.
Runners, joggers, walkers, and those who like to help others should plan now to take part in the third annual Freezin’ for a Reason 5K Walk/Run, scheduled for Saturday, February 21 at 6 p.m. Not only is it a chance to get out and get moving, but it also benefits those in the emergency services fields who need some help. This year’s theme is the 1970s and costumes are encouraged!
The 2014 Farm Bill contains several provisions that enable farmers and landowners to make decisions regarding their involvement in federal farm programs. Landowners will have the opportunity to reallocate base acres on individual farms as well as update yield information that is used to determine some farm program payments.
JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The State of Missouri, as part of a 25-state purchasing consortium that includes Texas, Michigan, and Wisconsin, entered into an agreement on Jan. 22, 2015 to begin using Viekira for Medicaid patients with Hepatitis C who meet certain medical criteria. Viekira was recently approved by the FDA on Dec. 19, 2014.
If there was a way to beautify a landscape, lower the cost of maintaining it, and help wildlife in the process, it would seem to be a natural choice. Selecting native plants can achieve all these goals . . . and it's something just about any homeowner in the St. Louis region can do.
Art in the Park is coming back to Steelville this spring and promises another enjoyable day of creative fun for people of all ages. The annual event, sponsored by the Steelville Arts Council, is scheduled for Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Steelville Community Park.