Cuba News

Absentee ballots now available for April 6 election

    The Crawford County Clerk’s Office now has absentee ballots available for the April 6 General Municipal Election.
    The city of Cuba will have two contested races on the ballot. The city had three positions open on its board of aldermen, one in each of the town’s three wards, along with the position of municipal judge. All are for two-year terms.

Cuba Fire Department: 87 Years and Counting

By Lori Malcolm on behalf of Viva Cuba
    A volunteer fire department is at the heart of every rural community. Here in Cuba, brave and heroic residents give their time to protect and serve the community. Local frontline firefighters put out fires, respond to vehicle accidents, provide search and rescue support, and deal with hazardous situations all on their own time. Their reward is simple, lives and property saved.

Local livestock processing plant awarded state grant

    A group of Cuba area investors is breathing new life into an old livestock processing plant and they’ve been getting a little help from the state of Missouri. Earlier this month, Cuba Processing Plant, LLC, which is doing business as Oak Hill Meats and Processing, was awarded a $45,540 grant from the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority (MASBDA).

Cuba company to be featured on Fox Business show

    American Precision Die Casting, of Cuba, has announced the company has been invited to be showcased on National Television in an upcoming production called “Manufacturing Marvels” featuring an aluminum die-casting company.