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Howell County News/Amanda Mendez
Summer is still in full swing at The Market. The Willow Springs Chamber of Commerce launched a farmer's market in May. It takes place every Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the old Hocking Oil parking lot across from G&W Foods (120 West Main St., Willow Springs). Over the summer, The...
State Budget Director Dan Haug announced today that 2023 fiscal year-to-date net general revenue collections increased 38.3 percent compared to July 2021, from $701.3 million last year to $970.3 million this year.   GROSS COLLECTIONS BY TAX TYPE Individual income tax collections -...
The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premier law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers. The Patrol is encouraging qualified individuals of all backgrounds to apply, and will offer testing at nine different locations in Missouri. Those who successfully complete testing will be eligible...
A proposed 375-mile-long scenic byway is headed to several communities for public meetings and a vote of approval. The Scenic Missouri group submitted the proposal, called “Ozark Run,” to the Missouri Department of Transportation, which is authorized to create a state system of scenic byways to...
The Howell County Commission met on Aug. 4 and 8.  On Aug. 4, the Commission was scheduled to review and sign an agreement with the Missouri Department of Conservation (CART) County Aid Road Trust Program for fiscal year 2023.  For the foreseeable future, agendas will include discussion to...
Veterans in Defense of Liberty’s Liberty Riders of America Division is hosting the Fourth Annual Missouri Vietnam Wall Run 2022. This free veterans motorcycle (and four-wheelers) event will be held on Friday (National POW/MIA Recognition Day) and Saturday, September 16 and 17, and will honor...
Eastbound U.S. Route 60 in Texas County will be reduced to one lane as Missouri Department of Transportation crews perform pavement repairs.  The section of roadway is located 2 miles east of Cabool, Missouri near Route AV. Weather permitting, work will be performed Monday, August 8 from 6:30...
Texas County Memorial Hospital has inked a contract with Chad Law, DO, a family medicine and obstetrics physician that will provide weekend hospital coverage, board members heard at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. Law and his wife, Chandra, recently visited the hospital and community and...
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"Don't be alarmed if you see this all over Willow Springs for the next couple weeks," said Willow Springs Fire Department Chief Vance Farmer. The fire department and water department personnel will be exercising, inspecting, and performing maintenance on the fire hydrants throughout the city.
Westbound U.S. Route 60 in Howell County will be reduced to one lane with a 12-foot width restriction as contractor crews perform shoulder work.  This section of roadway is located from Route AM to Route 137 in Willow Springs, Missouri.      Weather permitting, work will take place Monday,...

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