Warrants Issued To Two Charged In Connection With Columbia Car Burglaries

 The Columbia Police Department has obtained arrest warrants on two suspects regarding burglaries to motor vehicles, which occurred on Sept. 24. Warrants were issued for Kenneth J. Littrell, 28, and Amanda Hunt, 25. Both have a home address of 308 West Arlee in St. Louis. The warrants are for seven felony … Read More

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SPPS Wins State Baseball Tournament

The Ss. Peter and Paul Grade School baseball team won the Coulterville State Baseball Championship. The Falcons defeated Altamont Lutheran 6-3 in the title game. The team was welcomed home Thursday evening, Oct. 8 with a parade along Main Street in downtown Waterloo.  … Read More

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Semi Hauling Grain Overturns In Route 3 Accident

A semi-tractor hauling a full load of corn slid on its side down an embankment in a Rt. 3 accident today involving three vehicles on the south end of Columbia. Just after 4 p.m., a Jeep Cherokee was in the southland turn lane of Rt. 3 attempting to turn left onto South Main. The initial report is that the Jeep … Read More

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MASC Performs Guys And Dolls This Weekend

Local acting troupe MASC performs this weekend (Sept. 25, 26 and 27) the popular Broadway musical “Guys And Dolls.” Performance are at the Capitol Theater in Waterloo on Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m., and this Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $14 for adults and $12 for senior citizens and students.   … Read More

Vicki Koerber To Run For County Commissioner

Current Monroe County Coroner Vicki Koerber has thrown her hat into the ring to run as a Republican candidate for County Commissioner. She will face Mark Altadonna in the primary election to be held March 15, 2016. Altadonna recently retired after serving many years as the president and CEO of State Bank of … Read More

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Katelyn (nee Erickson) and Chris Hodges of Waterloo announce the birth of a daughter. Meadow Marie Hodges was born May 22, 2015 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 … Read More

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