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Cuba voters reapprove sales tax

    Voters in Cuba extended a city sales tax and selected members to the school board on Tuesday. In Bourbon, voters also approved a school bond issue.

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Flower shop has new owner

    Route 66 Fudge and Flower Shop in Cuba has a new owner and will host a Grand Re-Opening on Friday, April 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Billie McPherson, who also owns Elaine’s Flowers in Steelville, has expanded her business to include the shop located at 705 W. Washington.

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Severe Weather Preparedness Tips

Severe weather will happen, and eventually it will affect you in some way. So the only thing you can do is to try and be prepared the best you can. There are no easy answers to the many questions and problems that can arise. You have to prepare for your situation with the resources you have available.


Cuba man facing meth charges

    Noel Edward Tatkenhorst, 23, of Cuba, stands charged with class B felony attempt to manufacture a controlled substance, and class B felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. The charges stem from an investigation conducted by a task force officer with the Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group and the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department.

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Mayor hopes sales tax will be renewed so projects can continue

Ray Mortimeyer wants your vote on election day—and not just for mayor. Mortimeyer, who is running unopposed in the Cuba mayoral race, is actively politicking in favor of renewing the city’s half-cent sales tax for capital improvements. 

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