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Postal Service asks residents to clear snow, ice from walkways

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow seems to be the theme song for most of our district at the moment, so the U.S. Postal Service is asking our customers to help our letter carriers deliver your …

Stolen vehicle recovered on Canaan Road

Workers at Certified Auto Repair, on W. Fifth Street, noticed a vehicle missing from their lot Thursday morning, Oct. 31. Police Chief Jim Helton says that after reviewing security video, he felt …

City staggers under legal fees from defending lawsuit

The city of Gerald has accumulated a huge financial obligation to the firm representing its interest, Cunningham, Vogel and Rost, of St. Louis. Much of the debt was accrued in a legal fight with …
Sports
Navigating through an up and down season, Jamie Ridenhour’s Owensville Dutchgirl volleyball team had one player stand out to coaches in the Four Rivers Conference and the Missouri State High …
WASHINGTON — Conquering district cross country courses at Linn and Bowling Green the past two years, Matt Candrl’s Owensville Dutchgirl harriers looked to add Big Driver in Washington to …
Shut out 52-0 last Friday by Sullivan, Nathan Cabot’s Owensville Dutchmen football team welcomed St. Clair’s Bulldogs to Dutchmen Field for a week-nine showdown Friday night. Grabbing …
ST JAMES — Sweeping both varsity time titles last year in north of Hermann, Matt Candrl’s Owensville Dutchmen and Dutchgirl cross country teams looked to duplicate the feat last Tuesday …
Reeling from a 48-12 road loss at Union the previous Friday, Nathan Cabot’s Owensville Dutchmen looked to secure a first-round home game in districts with a win Friday night over …
WASHINGTON — Taking advantage of opportunities. That was the difference between victory and defeat for Hannah Wehar’s Owensville Dutchgirl softball team during the Missouri State High …
Running on the home course proved beneficial for three Owensville cross country teams and 10 individuals last Tuesday on the Gasconade County R-2 campus. Once racing concluded just before darkness …
UNION — A potent offense. That is what Nathan Cabot’s Owensville Dutchmen football team ran into Friday night during homecoming against the Union Wildcats at E.A. Stierberger …
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Opinion
Visiting author shares tips on building trust at MU

“Trust your source, but fact check.” That adage learned long ago in basic journalism came back to me this week. The MU Extension annual conference held a new segment this year. The …

What’s kidding all about?

To the Editor: Kidding means to tease or fool playfully. (Webster) There is nothing playful about what is going on. The day after Trump was elected, the Democrats in Washington started talking …

God is good!

To the Editor:   Gasconade County is so fortunate to have Dennis Warden to write his Editorials in the Gasconade County Republican. Thank you Dennis, and yes I do know you do your fact …

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