In consultation with experts at the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) is advising the public of a possible health concern for individuals that may have been in contact with a water source within the St. Lou…

A New Haven man was seriously injured Thursday, Dec. 13, when the truck he was driving left the road and struck a tree.

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Franklin County Area United Way officials said it takes a village to run a successful campaign every year as they thanked every donor who contributed in this year’s drive at a victory celebration Tuesday night at the Jesuit Hall in Washington.

The ramp from westbound Interstate 44 to Highway 50 will be closed overnight Dec. 6, Dec. 7 and Dec 10. from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. each night and into the next morning.

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A presentation given Tuesday by Navigate Building Solutions was music to the ears of Franklin County commissioners, emergency management and county jail staff.

The ramp from eastbound Highway 50 to eastbound Interstate 44 will be closed weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. through mid-December. 

The ramp from eastbound Highway 50 to eastbound Interstate 44 will be closed weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. through mid-December.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is disposing of nearly 200 unwanted firearms while saving the taxpayers money at the same time.

The Missouri Department of Conservation has investigated a photo published in The Missourian featuring a 2-year-old posed with a freshly killed buck with the caption stating the toddler killed the deer on Saturday, Nov. 3.

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Missouri Conservation agents are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person or persons responsible for illegally dumping used motor oil into the Bourbeuse River outside Union.

The ramp from eastbound Highway 50 to eastbound Interstate 44 will be closed Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m..

Missouri State Parks has joined REI specialty outdoor retailer to encourage people to enjoy the outdoors and visit a state park or historic site as an alternative to the massive Black Friday crowds of holiday shoppers.

The Franklin County Government Center, judicial center, courthouse, administrative offices, health department, and the county highway department will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday Nov. 23, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The Franklin County sheriff’s office will remain o…

Boles Fire Chief James Casey says a Villa Ridge home is a total loss after a quick moving fire gutted the residence on Black Horse Drive around 3:20 Wednesday afternoon.

Coats collected in the annual Warners’ Warm-Up coat drive in Franklin County will be sorted this Saturday, Nov. 17, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church of Washington.

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Franklin County was blanketed with 4 to 10 inches of snow beginning early Thursday, covering hundreds of miles of county roads.