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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 race for the 26th District Missouri Senate seat features two candidates who weren’t expecting to challenge each other for the seat earlier this year.
Committees representing Franklin County candidates seeking office in the Nov. 4 general election recently filed campaign finance reports with the Missouri Ethics Commission.
A total ballot count of 20,806 have been tallied from Franklin County's 52 precincts in the August 5th Primary.
Franklin County Assessor Tom Copeland this week accused County Collector of Revenue Linda Emmons of violating state law, saying she adjusted or abated the taxes of certain taxpayers.
State Rep. Paul Curtman, R-Pacific, said citizen input motivated him to vote against a bill that will allow state voters to decide if they want to impose a three-quarter-cent transportation sales tax on themselves.
State Rep. Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, opposed a bill that would legalize the use of hemp extract to treat epilepsy.
Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed Mary E. Weston, of Hermann, as Gasconade County prosecuting attorney.
Gerald Breihan, who was a candidate for the seat of Franklin County presiding commissioner in the Aug. 5 primary, withdrew from the race last Friday, officials say.
Write-in candidates won offices in all three Berger city races.
Pat Coughlin received the most write-in votes for the five-year term Calvey Creek Sewer Supervisor spot. Of the 24 votes cast, Coughlin picked up 7 (29.17 percent).
Josh Brinker and Carolyn Witt are once again facing each other in the municipal election.
The Washington School Board approved the purchase of a skid steer for the Four Rivers Career Center at its October meeting.
Insurance agent Ron Tobben recently joined Wilson & Co. Insurance, Washington.
Ameren Missouri has unveiled its new monthly energy bill for customers.
The Washington Area Chamber of Commerce will host its annual breakfast business meeting Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Knights of Columbus, lower level.
Keith Summers received a revision to his conditional use permit to operate Midwest Performance Diesel in Gray Summit.
Across the Mercy health system, leaders, physicians and infection control co-workers are involved in significant planning for the possibility of encountering a patient with Ebola or Ebola-like symptoms.
With just over a week remaining in the campaign, the Franklin County Area United Way has raised about $511,345 in gifts and pledges — about 49 percent of its goal of $1,030,000.
Steamboat Financial Group, Inc., Washington, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month.
Jeff Holtmeier of Washington has been named to take over the local Edward Jones office located at 5 Hilltop Village Center in Eurkea, the firm announced.
The University of Missouri Extension-Franklin County Business Development Program will offer a free seminar on exporting Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Washington Area Chamber of Commerce, 323 W. Main St.