Early voting now open in Morgan County

By David Coy on February 21 at 5:27pm

The early voting delay lasted for only a day. According to Morgan County Clerk Jill Waggner, early voting began on February 9th ,after she and other county clerks decided to Read More

Chapin Area Rescue Squad expects to upgrade services while Passavant discontinues paramedic service

By David Coy on February 21 at 3:37pm

Area Emergency Medical Service providers are reacting to Passavant’s announcement to discontinue its paramedic service. During a press conference yesterday, Passavant President and CEO Harry Schmidt announced that the hospital Read More

Fugitive from Delaware arrested by Murrayville-Woodson Police

By Blake Schnitker on February 21 at 12:12pm

A fugitive who allegedly escaped from a prison in Delaware last year has been apprehended by local police. Officers with the Murrayville-Woodson Police Department arrested 30-year old Jordan McGowan, of Read More

SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Two-hour late start for District 117, Routt

By Blake Schnitker on February 21 at 6:08am

Jacksonville School District 117, along with Routt Catholic High School and Our Saviour’s Grade School, will start two hours later this morning. Four Rivers School District, Franklin Community Unit #1, Read More

Lorenz “Skeez” Kleinschmidt award Blue Diamond Community Service Award

By David Coy on February 20 at 7:45pm

A long time Cass County board member was recently awarded the Blue Diamond Community Service Award.    The late Lorenz “Skeez” Kleinschmidt was honored for his long term service to the Read More