Government

Lewis County Voting Information Website
The Lewis County Clerk is excited to announce the launch of a new election website to better meet the needs of voters, candidates, and media in Lewis County. Clerk Chris...
Missouri Secretary of State Certifies Craig O’Dear’s Independent...
​The Missouri Secretary of State has officially certified United States Senate candidate Craig O’Dear’s placement on the ballot in the November 2018 general election. The...
Election Results
Election results from the August 7 primary have been certified. Total ballots in Lewis County were 2,146 which was 32.29 percent of registered...


O’Dear On November Ballot
Craig O’Dear’s Missouri U.S. Senate campaign submitted over 22,000 signatures to Missouri Secretary of State, John Ashcroft on July 30. Independent U.S. Senate campaigns...
Troop B To Conduct Enforcement Operations During August
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces during the month of August 2018, troopers will be participating in special enforcement operations. ...
Primary Election is August 7
The Primary election will be held in Lewis County on August 7. Polling places include: Canton: Immanuel Methodist Church; Ewing/Durham: R-4 Fire Station; LaBelle: LaBelle...
Letter to Editor
   I would like to inform voters who work and live in Missouri, that on August 7 2018 their rights are being challenged.  Prop A is the measure which I am writing about....
Deadline for FSA County Committee Nominations
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director for Lewis County, John Wheeler today reminded farmers and ranchers that they have...
Awarded Safety Pins
Teresa Hunolt, Postmaster presented on behalf of the United States Postal Service to Wes Sharpe, carrier from LaBelle Post Office, a ten year...


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...
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....
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...
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....