A light pole once put in place to try to make the intersection of East Denmark Road and Highway 50 safer was recently removed to make way for a larger project.
Along with the Union R-XI School District closing campuses, a wave of events and activities in Union are being canceled or postponed because of concerns over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The decision to suspend on-campus instruction and switch to a “home-based” learning curriculum was made Monday, March 16, at an emergency meeting with the Union R-XI Board of Education.
A Union man who was recently accused of stealing a truck was again jailed, this time facing charges related to the alleged theft of an all-terrain vehicle, according to the Union Police Department.
In just over a week as editor at the Union Missourian, several people have asked where I came from. After replying that I was most recently in Oregon, some have responded with some form of “Why would you leave there?”
A man is accused of causing a car crash in Union, then assaulting the other driver and law enforcement officers, according to Union Police.
While officials said little change is expected to come from a flood plain study that was supported Monday by Union’s Planning and Zoning Commission, a second study might be more noticeable.