Clad in matching red shirts, carrying signs with messages opposing mandatory masking, roughly 50 protesters converged on Washington City Hall Monday evening prior to the biweekly meeting of the city council.
A new policy in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic was approved by the Washington City Council in a 7-1 vote Monday night. It restricts the rental of city facilities, including city park pavilions, streets and other city property, for mass gathering. It goes into effect Oct. 1.
The Washington Rotary Club held a drive thru pancake breakfast Saturday, Sept. 19 at St. Francis Borgia Grade School. The event lasted from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and all food sold out. Including students from Washington and St. Francis Borgia High Schools, Rotary President Donna Klott estimated …
The Four Rivers Career Center (FRCC) announced last week its facility would be offering the Youth Registered Apprenticeship program (YRA) this year.
Dr. Tom Riechers, chief of staff for Mercy Hospital Washington, penned a letter on Monday to Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy and other city officials urging swift action to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in the city.
The downtown Washington Amtrak Train Station, which was once the seventh-busiest Amtrak station in the state, has seen ridership figures plummet in recent months as the COVID-19 pandemic rolls on.
Inspired by the success of experimental listening sessions, organizers of the new community relations board announced more sessions in the coming weeks. The first round of listening sessions concluded last night at the City Pavilion. The sessions’ main objective was to get input from Washing…
The three-year construction project for The Overlook at Weber Farms reached another milestone last week, with an additional plat, or expansion, approved by the city council.
Mercy Hospital asked the Washington City Council to implement a mask mandate and restrictions Wednesday, Sept. 16. The hospital is currently at 94% ICU capacity as COVID-19 cases surge.
Bank of Washington Chairman and CEO L. B. Eckelkamp Jr. has promoted Kent Buhr to assistant vice president of electronic banking at the Bank of Washington.
A proposed plan for a residential development and rezoning along Second and Stafford Streets in Washington has nearby residents raising concerns about flooding.
The Missourian staff won 13 awards in the 2020 Missouri Press Advertising and Marketing Executives Contest. Mary Rayfield, multimedia consultant; Sarah Moore, graphic designer; Whitney Livengood, digital advertising sales manager; and the entire advertising staff were honored.
LMI Aerospace announced Thursday its plans to close its St. Charles facility and layoff the 52 employees there, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notice filed Sept. 4.
The month of September is known nationally as “Suicide Prevention Month” and Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy read a proclamation Tuesday at the city council meeting, recognizing September as such.
From 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 29, people drove by the Washington Farmer's Market donating food during Foodstock. The event raised money and collected donations that would be distributed between St. Francis Borgia, St. Peter's and Loving Hearts food pantries. Started in 2012, Foodstock u…
St. Francis Borgia Regional High School sent an email to parents Friday, Sept. 4, announcing that it is returning to full-time in-person learning Sept. 21.
For most, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused financial strain and hardship but for entrepreneur Logan Diebal, it has created an opportunity to expand his business ventures.
The National Newspaper Association recently released its 2020 Better Newspaper Editorial Contest results, and The Missourian swept its division in sports photography.
Walking through the doors of Ponderosa Steakhouse in Washington was a solemn experience as customers filled their last plates of food and staff trickled in to say goodbye to co-workers before the restaurant closed its doors permanently Monday afternoon.
Bank of Washington announced Danielle Unnerstall, director of marketing and public relations officer, has been promoted to director of digital strategy and marketing, a newly created role. Unnerstall has been with the bank since 2011 and in her previous role since 2013.
Madeline Jensen, an eighth-grade student in the School District of Washington (SDOW), was one of 16 people who addressed the school board Wednesday night over the hybrid learning model.
Parents, grandparents, students and teachers were in attendance at last night's School District of Washington's school board meeting to address officials over the hybrid learning model.
Total property values are up for the city of Washington, contributing to increased revenues for both the city and the city’s library district.
Hundreds of parents have come together to speak out against the School District of Washington’s (SDOW) decision to start the school year in a hybrid learning model that features rotating in-school and online learning.