Franklin County clerk and election authority Debbie Door has announced that she will utilize the “random drawing” process on the first day of candidate filing for county offices to be nominated at the primary election to be held on Aug. 7, 2018.  

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  • By Monte Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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As flu cases inch closer to 3,000, the threat of running out of kits to test for the illness is becoming more of a reality each week.

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After the tragic killing of 17 people at a school in Florida on Valentine’s Day, some lawmakers representing Franklin County in the state Legislature were asked if tougher gun laws should be considered, especially on the AR-15 rifles.

A Pacific area man is scheduled to present his plans for a market and multifamily development at the next Franklin County Planning and Zoning meeting.

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  • By Gregg Jones, Missourian Staff Writer
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The number of overdoses reported to the Multi-County Narcotics and Violent Crimes Enforcement Unit dropped in 2017 compared to the previous year.

  • By Monte Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says he has already answered questions about his recent affair, allegations about blackmail and the potential for law enforcement involvement.

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A 12th Judicial Circuit Judge has fined Villa Ridge resident Art LeBeau $5,000 for his continued unsuccessful lawsuits against Franklin County, the County Commission and County Counselor Mark Vincent.

Sheria Yancey, Franklin County Farm Service Agency (FSA) executive director, invites farmers and landowners to join representatives of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to learn more about erosion on their lands and to find out how to maintain USDA program benefits.

  • By Gregg Jones, Missourian Staff Writer
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A Warren County Associate Circuit judge has been appointed by the Missouri Supreme Court to hear the case of three suspects charged in the death of Kenneth Allen Jr.