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How to recycle a 150-foot wind turbine blade? Haul it to Louisiana, MO

In the small community of Louisiana, Missouri, it’s not uncommon to see what looks like massive white wings traveling down the road, strapped to flatbed tractor-trailers. Once a bustling commercial port, the historic Mississippi River town 90 miles north of St. Louis has become a hub for an unusual commodity: used wind turbine blades. Shipments from nearly every corner of the U.S. arrive daily at the Veolia North America recycling plant, the last stop for turbine blades at the end of their lifespan.
LOUISIANA, MO
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Tolton baseball blazes on to state semifinals

Tolton baseball punched its ticket to the semifinals of the MSHSAA Class 3 state tournament with a 6-3 win over Elsberry on Friday. With the win, Tolton advances to the semifinals for the first time in program history. The Trailblazers also avenged a 6-4 loss to Elsberry in the quarterfinals last season.
ELSBERRY, MO
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Murder-suicide investigation in Lincoln County

TROY, Mo. – The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent murder-suicide just outside Troy, Missouri. According to David Hill, a spokesman for the sheriff’s office, deputies were called to a home in the 100 block of Chappel Hill Drive around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. Deputies found two adults dead inside the home. Both had been shot.
LINCOLN COUNTY, MO
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Local candlelight vigil honors victims killed in Texas shooting

LOUISIANA. Mo. (KHQA) — Community members from the Pike County area gathered in Louisiana Riverfront on Thursday night to pay their respects to the 19 students and 2 teachers at Robb Elementary School who lost their lives in a school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. A memorial was on display...
UVALDE, TX
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New London, Mo., man arrested in Hull faces drug charges

HULL, Ill. — A Pike County Sheriff’s Department deputy sheriff, while working for the Village of Hull, conducted a traffic stop on a 2001 Mitsubishi SUV on East Street in Hull at 4:23 p.m. Tuesday, May 24. Subsequent to an investigation, the driver, Mark S. Tischer, 57, of...
NEW LONDON, MO
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Rotary Riverfest receives $10,000 grant

HANNIBAL. Mo. (KHQA) — The Riedel Foundation prides itself in bettering communities. "Every year the Riedel Foundation gives away about $325,000 in grants to the community,” said Grant Administrator Sarah Deien. “When we look at those, we look at organizations that help the community thrive in some way."
HANNIBAL, MO
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Bill Evan Matthews (September 20, 1929 - May 21, 2022)

After a long, well lived life, Bill Evan Matthews passed away peacefully on May 21, 2022. He was at home in Osage Beach with his wife, Katie, by his side. Bill was born on September 20, 1929, in Mexico, Missouri, to Evan Walker and Ruth Adelaide (Moser) Matthews. On February 8, 1963, Bill married the love of his life, Katheryn (Katie) Bonnell and they were married for 59 years.
MEXICO, MO
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