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Franklin County Fire Investigator Jim Schuhmacher is investigating three separate and unconnected fires that he says were intentionally set on a property on the North Service Road near the Shawneetown Ford Overpass in Franklin County.

  • By Karen Butterfield, Union Missourian Editor
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Plans are underway to bring the Kelly Miller Circus to town Sunday, Oct. 8.

  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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A total of 92 people who work at Spartan Showcase in Union will be without employment this fall, when the company permanently shuts its doors.

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  • By Kavahn Mansouri, Missourian Staff Writer
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The Union R-XI School District announced Wednesday evening they would cancel classes the day of the total solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21, that officials say could bring up to 30,000 visitors to the city.

  • By Kavahn Mansouri, Missourian Staff Writer
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Clark-Vitt Elementary teacher Linda Schwoeppe didn’t know much about gardening when her students asked her to start a garden club two years ago. She said that in many ways, she’s learned as the students have, day-by-day.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Union Missourian Editor
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Work on the city lake project kicked off Monday with clearing ground to make way for handicapped-accessible parking lots and in the area where a sediment basin will be located.

Citing excellence in aftermarket service, Union Machinery (UM), 40 Mel Goers Drive, has received the Platinum award from UniCarriers Americas Corporation (UCA) as part of its Aftermarket Excellence Program (AEP) Awards.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Union Missourian Editor
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Union Police remind residents that the lobby and parking lots at the stations are safe spaces for citizens to use to exchange items they purchased online.

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  • By Kavahn Mansouri, Missouri Staff Writer
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The city of Union has named a new parks director to replace outgoing director Kevin Arand who recently announced retired.

  • By Brynn Mechem, Missourian Intern
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A 29-person cycling group rolled into Union High School’s parking lot Friday, July 21, after a 100-mile ride from Colombia.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Union Missourian Editor
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The board of aldermen, city staff and youth sports associations have agreed to work together to create updated contracts and outline how concession stand proceeds will be handled moving forward.