Cuba News

CFD gets new rescue equipment

    The Cuba Fire Department recently received some new equipment that will assist firefighters in making cold-water rescues and extricating people from wrecked vehicles. The purchases were made possible by voter-approved taxes and a grant from a local non-profit organization.

Six more medical marijuana licenses issued to Cuba firms

    The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) announced the issuing of 86 licenses for medical marijuana-infused products manufacturing facilities on Tuesday, January 14. Two companies that have already received marijuana grow licenses in Cuba received six of the licenses issued statewide from 373 applications.

Police seeking help to catch trailer thief

The Cuba Police Department is seeking the public’s help in solving a theft that occurred at Jim’s Motors on January 14. At Approximately 3:20 a.m., a suspect was captured on video driving a white Ford F350 or F450 four-door flat-bed pickup with black wheels and using it to move a hay trailer before stealing a new Big Tex 14LX tandem dump trailer.

MBSH, Cuba School District welcome new athletic trainer

    Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is pleased to announce Emily Kurtz as the new Certified Athletic Trainer for the Crawford County R-11 School District.  She will be providing medical support for the athletes in the school’s sports programs, working with Ryan Bobbitt, Athletics/Activities Director.