One Rolls Over As Two Utility Line Trucks Collide

Update: 11:15 a.m. Maeystown Road has  reopened to all lanes of traffic between Waterloo and Wartburg.  8:15 a.m. Maeystown Road was closed from 8:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. today following a two vehicle accident in the 6000 block of Maeystown Road between Waterloo and Wartburg.  Two large utility line trucks owned … Read More

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Accident Into Utility Pole Shuts Down Rt. 3 Overnight

Route 3 between Columbia and Waterloo was shut down for several hours early Sunday morning, Jan. 28, as a car accident caused electric lines to be strewn over the roadway. Just after 2:30 a.m., a northbound car lost control, went off the highway and hit a utility pole located just north of Hanover Road. The impact … Read More

Rural Waterloo Home Destroyed In Friday Night Fire

Kyle Zygmund lost his home and most of its contents in a Friday night blaze, Friday, Jan. 26, near the intersection of KK Road and Rt. 3 south of Waterloo. Zygmund was out of town in Indianapolis when the fire broke out. He has since returned home after hearing the sad news.  Rodney Cissell was on his way home … Read More

Salem, Mo. Man Arrested In Waterloo – Charged With Fatally Shooting Man In Missouri

Wesley Tatom of Salem, Mo., was charged Monday, Jan. 15, with second degree murder in connection with the fatal shooting last week of Darrell Johnson of Robertsville, Mo. Tatom was taken into custody Monday morning at a home in Waterloo – 310 Morrison Ave. At the point of the investigation, it has not been … Read More

Winter Weather On The Way – Arriving Thursday Afternoon

Don’t get used to today’s warm temperature, as Mother Nature will remind us that Monroe County is still in the middle of winter. Make plans now for an evening of cold temperatures, freezing rain, light snow and slick driving conditions. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 3 p.m. … Read More

Family News

Andrew Phegley and Rabecca Woodhurst were married Oct. 1, 2016, at the Las Vegas Mini Castles in Las Vegas, Nev., They were joined in the poolside ceremony by family and friends.  Melyssa Devine was … Read More

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