Government

Canton Receives Grant To Aid Recycling Center
A grant from Northeast Missouri Solid Waste Management District (SWMD) allowed the City of Canton to recently purchase a used pickup truck for the...


Sheriff's Office Arrests and Reports
The Sheriff's Office is investigating several reported break-ins that occurred outside of Canton on the night of June 29, 2018. Several garages and vehicles were entered...
Public Safety Reminder
Since the end of the school year, members of the Lewis County Sheriff's Office have seen minors and children operating golf carts, ATVs, scooters and side by sides on city...
Sheriff's Office Arrests
Members of the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office arrested Laura Berry, age 53, of Lewistown, Missouri for delivery of a controlled substance, a class C felony on June 20, 2018....
Upcoming Senatorial Forum
The Eighteenth District Senatorial Forum will be held on June 14 at 7:00 p.m. in the gymnasium of Palmyra High School. Republican Candidates attending will be Cindy...
LaGrange Election Results
The City of LaGrange held an election on April 17. One position was open in each of the three wards with one candidate signing up in each ward....


U.S. Senate Candidate Visits Culver-Stockton
US Senate Candidate Craig O’Dear spoke at Culver-Stockton College on April 6. O’Dear, a Lewis County native, is running as an independent candidate...


LaGrange Election is April 17
Three people are running unopposed for council positions in the LaGrange City election to be held April 17, 2018. Doug Lewis is running for North Ward; Don Zahn for Middle...
Election Results
Voters went to the polls on April 3 for several local races. Results include Proposition R increasing the tax levy for upkeep and maintenance on county roads passed...
Lewis County Election Results (Unofficial until certified)
Attached are the unofficial Election Results for the Lewis County Election held on April 3.


Letter to the Editor
It’s time for the state of Missouri to stand up for seniors, veterans and people with disabilities and approve a funding solution that adequately...


Election Results
Voters went to the polls on April 3 for several local races. Unofficial results include Proposition R increasing the tax levy for upkeep and maintenance on county roads...
County Seeks Tax Levy
Lewis County will ask voters to approve Proposition R Tuesday April 3, 2018 to impose an additional tax levy of 21 cents per one hundred dollars in...


Meet the Candidates
I am Kirk Goodwin running for Northern Side Alderman. I'm 37 years old and have lived in Lewistown all my life. I'm single and i enjoy riding my bicycle around town to see...
Meet the Candidates
Jack Huebotter is a candidate for north ward alderman in Lewistown. Huebotter has resided in Lewistown with his wife, Chris, for thirty five years. He previously served...