St. James News

Two pumps break at wastewater treatment plant

    Two pumps broke down at the wastewater treatment plant last month, requiring the city to borrow a pump from the city of St. Robert until repairs can be made. Billy Bowers, of Alliance Water Resources, informed the council the estimated costs of repairing one of the pumps would be the best solution in the short term until a new unit can be purchased and installed.

Area cowboy has become world champion shooter

    There are quite a few things that come to mind when you think of the Old West, including a cowboy on horseback with his “six-gun a blazing.” And when you have a mental picture of that, the last person you would probably think of in the saddle is an investment specialist, but don’t tell that to Jeff Brummet.

MVH to restrict access due to COVID-19

    The Missouri Veterans Home-St. James announced on March 8 it will be restricting access to its facility due to positive cases of COVID-19 being reported in Missouri. Steps are being taken to protect veterans and staff from the virus and the situation will be monitored until the time it is deemed safe to reopen the facility.