Government

Candidate Letters
Candidates in the April 3, 2018 general election should have received a letter from the Press-News Journal inviting the candidates with contested races to submit comments...
Craig Redmon files for State Senate Seat Redmon Officially Enters Senate Race
Craig Redmon officially filed to be a candidate for the 18th Senate District on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. Redmon lives in Canton, Mo, and has...

O'Dear Running For Senate
Craig O'Dear, former Lewis County resident, announced Feb. 15, that he would seek the U.S. Senate seat for Missouri as an independent candidate. He...

Craig O'Dear Announces Candidacy for US Senate
Craig O'Dear has announced he will run as an independent candidate for US Senate. O'Dear is a former Lewis County resident and will likely face Democrat Claire McCaskill...
O'Dear Speaks With Residents
Craig O'Dear, who is considering running for U.S. Senate, talked with residents on Jan. 17 at Stanley's Diner in Lewistown. Several people attended...

Craig O'Dear Considers Senate Run
Craig O'Dear has announced an exploratory committee to consider a campaign for United States Senate as an independent candidate in the 2018...

Tenth Judicial Circuit to Receive Award
Judge Rachel Bringer Shepherd has announced that the Tenth Judicial Circuit will be receiving the O’Toole award on December 15, at 11:30 a.m. at...

Hoffman Joins DeCoster Law Firm
De Coster Law, LLC, of Monticello, Missouri, is pleased to announce that Chelsea L. Hoffman has been recently employed as a full time associate and...

Thank You Veterans
The Press-News Journal appreciates all the men and women who have served our country. Please take a moment to reflect on their service and...

Highland and Canton Veterans Program
The Highland High School History Club will be sponsoring the annual Veterans Day Program at the Monticello Court House on Sunday, November 12 at 2...

La Grange Election
The City of LaGrange will have an election on Nov. 14 for the unexpired term of southward council. Two candidates have signed up, David Finley and...

Sharpe Announces Representative Candidacy
Gregory “Greg” Sharpe, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for House District 4 to replace term-limited Rep. Craig Redmon. The district...

La Grange Election
The City of La Grange will have an election on Nov. 14 for the unexpired term of Southward council. Two candidates have signed up, David Finley and...

Sharpe seeks Representative's Seat
Northeast Missouri Farmer Announces Bid to replace Term-Limited Redmon Gregory “Greg” Sharpe, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for House District 4 to replace...
Don Cibert Honored
Don Cibert was honored by the City of LaGrange for his years of service as a police officer. Police Chief Dale McNelly presented Cibert the award...