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There will be no races for Washington City Council seats on the April municipal election ballot.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill said Monday that she won't run for Missouri governor in 2016, avoiding a potential Democratic primary with Missouri's attorney general.
The process to replace county commissioners who do not complete their terms would be changed under a bill filed by Justin Alferman, who was elected state representative this year.
State Rep. Paul Curtman, R-Union, has prefiled a bill for next year’s legislative session to allow voters to decide whether red light cameras and other automated traffic control systems should be banned.
After serving as Franklin County’s chief law enforcement official since 1988, Sheriff Gary Toelke says its time to hang up his gunbelt.
Republicans ran away with the election Tuesday night among Franklin County voters.
Voter turnout in Tuesday’s general election in Franklin County was 38 percent.
Same-sex couples will not be issued marriage licenses in Franklin County, despite a judge’s ruling that the state’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional
Voters approved a ballot measure to combine three sewer districts in eastern Franklin County into one district to more cost effectively meet new state pollution control regulations, according to an official.
Committees for candidates seeking Franklin County office have filed their final campaign finance reports with the Missouri Ethics Commission going into Tuesday’s general election.
Four state constitutional amendments will be decided by Missouri voters in the Tuesday general election.
Two newcomers will face off for the Franklin County recorder of deeds position in the Nov. 4 general election — Jennifer Metcalf and Judy Carroll.
Two candidates are seeking the House District 109 seat in the state Legislature in next Tuesday’s Nov. 4 election.
A former educator and a state capital executive assistant both are vying for the 61st District House seat in the Nov. 4 general election.
The Washington Area Chamber of Commerce is making plans to host the 33rd annual Washington Home Show March 6-8 at the city auditorium.
Jason Pilarski had just finished sewing letters on a jersey of a newly acquired player, and had more work to do last Wednesday afternoon as the equipment manager of the St. Louis Ambush.
Single-family home construction in Washington was down slightly last year compared to 2013, as well as overall permits issued for all types of construction in 2014.
Longtime State Farm agent Dave Hall, Union, will retire after more than 37 years serving the community.
Hagie’s Nineteen was presented the Union Jaycees’ Outstanding Business award Saturday.
The average residential electric bill would increase by about $10 per month if a proposed Ameren Missouri rate increase is approved, according to the company.
With a new economic strategic plan completed and a steady growth in industrial prospects, Washington economic leaders are “optimistic” about the coming year and pleased with progress in 2014.
The city’s oldest surviving wood-frame structure, the Zachariah Foss House at Front and Lafayette streets, is getting a facelift.