Government

Watch For Deer!
Lieutenant Colonel Eric T. Olson, acting superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds drivers that deer are more active and create hazards for Missouri...
O’Laughlin Visits Lewis County
Cindy O’Laughlin was at Stanley’s Diner in Lewistown on October 6 to meet with the people of Lewis County and share her views. O’Laughlin, a...

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...

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