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About Andrea F.D. Saathoff

Andrea is a graduate of Gibault High School and the University of Missouri School of Journalism, the University of Missouri Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville College of Education. She lives in Columbia with her husband and their twin toddler sons. When she isn't cheering on St. Louis Cardinals baseball or riding the emotional roller coaster of Mizzou Tigers football, she enjoys attending and participating in the many family events the county has to offer. email: andrea@republictimes.net
  • Brad Dillenberger | Athlete of the Week

    The Republic-Times Athlete of the Week is Waterloo Millers shortstop Brad Dillenberger. He currently ranks seventh in the Mon-Clair League with a .439 average this summer. The all-star went 2-for-4 in Sunday’s doubleheader sweep of the St....

    • Posted July 21, 2017
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  • Dangerous heat through end of week

    The Monroe County Emergency Management Agency will be on alert as temperatures are forecasted to top 100 degrees with high humidity through Saturday, with heat index values up to 110 degrees. “As of today the Monroe County...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • County fair begins Sunday

    The 70th annual Monroe County Fair takes place July 23-30 at the fairgrounds located off Route 156 at the western end of Waterloo. “We have new outside metal on the Fine Arts building, blacktopping and additional lights...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • ‘Waterloo Rocks’ pays kindness forward

    Officially it dates back to something called The Kindness Rocks Project, a worldwide movement to bring strangers together through the simple gesture of painting rocks. Messages, signs, random acts of kindness — whatever you call them, they...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Proposed Columbia business district debated

    A Columbia City Council Committee of the Whole meeting at which the potential establishment of a Columbia Centre Business District was on the agenda drew a crowd including Columbia Centre developer Joe Koppeis, a vehement opponent of...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Power restored in downtown Columbia

    What was initially thought to be a blown transformer in midtown Columbia Wednesday that caused power outages along and around Main Street including at city hall was simply an issue due to the increased usage caused by...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Police Blotter | 7/5/2017

    (Editor’s note: Information in this report is gathered directly from area police agencies, county courts and emergency radio dispatch. The public is reminded that defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty and charges may sometimes be dropped...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • ICS breaks ground on new school

    Exactly six years to the day after breaking ground for a new church on Palmer Road in Columbia, Immaculate Conception Parish reached another milestone Saturday when Father Carl Scherrer blessed the site of the groundbreaking of the...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • Jonah Dale Wattles | Birth Announcement

    Mitch and Bethany Wattles of Lexington, Ky., announce the birth of their son, Jonah Dale Wattles. He was born May 16, 1917, at 8:24 p.m., at Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Louisville, Ky. He weighed 7 pounds,...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • K-9 unit honored at Columbia City Council

    The Columbia City Council on Monday gave kudos to Columbia Police Officer Zack Hopkins and his K-9, Daggo, who took second place overall at the recent United States Police Canine Association K-9 Field Trials hosted in Columbia....

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Fire damages vacant Millstadt building

    The Columbia Fire Department provided mutual aid to Millstadt about 11:30 a.m. Saturday for assistance in battling a fully engulfed structure fire on South Jefferson Street. The Smithton Fire Department also responded for assistance. The fire occurred to...

    • Posted June 10, 2017
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  • Valmeyer High School Baseball | Team of the Week

    The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Valmeyer High School baseball team, which advanced to the IHSA Class 1A state title game on Saturday in Peoria before falling to Peoria Heights. The Pirates finished their historic...

    • Posted June 9, 2017
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