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Albany Man Seriously Injured in ATV Accident

CLARENCE, MO – An Albany man was seriously injured in an ATV accident in Shelby County last night. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 43-year old James Gordon lost control of the ATV on Old Highway 36 in Clarence around 9:45 Tuesday night. The ATV overturned ejecting Gordon. He was taken to University Hospital by helicopter.
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Bethany Woman Facing Burglary and Trespass Charges

BETHANY, MO – A criminal summons was issued on Monday for a Bethany woman to appear on a felony and a misdemeanor charge filed in Harrison County. Charges for Burglary and Trespass were filed against sixty-four year old Laura Lee Squires alleging the incident took place on July 3rd. An affidavit filed by the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office alleges Squires entered property near Blythedale and mounted game cameras in a garage and poles near the residence. Squires is scheduled for arraignment on September 7th.

Gallatin Board of Aldermen approve purchase of replacement windows for city hall, hold discussion on city code

The Gallatin Board of Aldermen approved a bid and purchases on August 8th. The bid was from Renewal by Anderson for window replacement and installation at Gallatin City Hall. The bid for Fibrex windows and installation with a 20-year warranty was $59,854. Pella Windows and Doors also submitted a bid for Fiberglass windows at $26,132.48 and installation by a subcontractor for $11,550 with a 20-year warranty. Board Member Steve Evans moved to approve the bid from Renewal by Anderson because of the quality of the windows and the installation by the manufacturer.

Dragons get back to work during first week of practice

The Cameron High School Dragon Football Team hit the field for the first time under new Coach Wes Bell Monday. A new regime means a clean slate for many players looking to climb up the depth chart before the August 26 home opener against Lincoln Prep. “It’s really good for...

Diamond Lady Dragons kickoff 2022-2023 athletic year with midnight madness practice

The 2022-2023 Cameron High School athletic year got underway at exactly 12 a.m. Monday morning as part of the CHS Lady Dragon Softball Team’s midnight madness practice. As a way to softly acclimate the younger players to the program, CHS softball coaches hosted a midnight madness practice at the Cameron Elks Lodge and showcased a few unorthodox methods of preparing for the upcoming season.

Dump Truck Strikes US 36 Bridge Over I-35

CAMERON, MO – The Missouri Department of Transportation says the U.S. Route 36 bridge over Interstate 35 in Cameron was struck Monday by a dump truck. After an initial inspection, the eastbound right-hand lane of the bridge was closed and a 12-foot width restriction was put in place. The safety measures will remain in place until further notice.

Shawnee attorney sentenced for smuggling heroin into Missouri prison

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A 44-year-old Shawnee, Kansas attorney was sentenced in federal court Tuesday for smuggling heroin to an inmate at the Western Missouri Correctional Center in Cameron, Missouri, with whom she had a romantic relationship. Juliane L. Colby was sentenced to one year and one month in...

Adventurer, jeweler, pilot Junior Sandy passes away at 82

It could be said that Kenneth David (Junior) Sandy “died with his boots on”. He passed away while working on the family farm he enjoyed so much. “Junior” was 82 years old when he passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022. Junior and his wife, Nancy...

Obituary & Services: Helen Nickell

Mrs. Helen E. Nickell 95, resident of Jamesport, Missouri died at 9:45 P.M., August 9, 2022, at Sunnyview Nursing Home, Trenton, Missouri. Funeral services will be Monday, August 15, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. at Church Of Christ, Trenton. Burial at Pilot Grove No.2 Cemetery, Jamesport, Missouri. Family visitation will be...

Dump Truck Struck I-35 Bridge In Cameron

The eastbound lanes of US 36 are narrowed to a single lane after a northbound dump truck on Interstate 35 struck the bridge, causing damage. MoDOT did the preliminary inspection of the bridge and for safety purposes, the eastbound right lane of the bridge is closed until further notice. MoDOT...