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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
  • Columbia residents urged to revisit electric aggregation

    The city of Columbia is recommending residents review the electric rates offered through the city’s electric aggregation program. “The city established the electric aggregation program to save money for our residents,” Columbia Mayor Kevin Hutchinson said. “When...

    • Posted July 31, 2018
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  • Sighs of relief after Columbia plane crash

    A picture perfect Saturday afternoon took a terrifying turn when a small aircraft crash landed about 12:30 p.m. off Palmer Road near Southport Drive in Columbia. “There were a bunch of people who saw the plane go...

    • Posted July 28, 2018
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  • Plew crowned Queen; Halleran is Little Miss

    As if a request were put in for the perfect weather to usher in the Monroe County Fair, Mother Nature delivered with cool temperatures and fair breezes for the kickoff of the 71st annual event. The Junior...

    • Posted July 24, 2018
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  • See you at the fair!

    The 71st annual Monroe County Fair takes place July 22-29 at the fairgrounds located off Route 156 just west of Waterloo. “We’re expecting another great fair this year,” Monroe County Fair Association President Don Schrader said. With...

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • Auf wiedersehen, Herr Wolf

    Whether or not you knew Harry Louis Wolf, you no doubt have been touched by his legacy.  Whether you’ve listened to the Waterloo German Band over its 73 years under Wolf’s leadership, enjoyed a cold  brew in...

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • New hire, road work in Columbia

    Changes are afoot in Columbia, as a new director of community development is added to the City Hall roll and the long-planned realignment of Gall Road at Route 3 and South Main Street gets underway in earnest....

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Single-vehicle crash at JB Bridge

    The Columbia Fire Department and Columbia EMS, along with Illinois State Police and St. Louis County Police, responded shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday to a single-vehicle crash on eastbound I-255 at the JB Bridge. The driver of...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • Wishy-Durham-Stumpf | Engagement

    Marissa Wishy-Durham of Wildwood, Mo., and Charles Stumpf of Waterloo have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Ronald and Carol Durham of Wildwood, Mo. She is a 2013 graduate of Lafayette...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • Multiple injuries in LL Road crash

    Just before 6:20 p.m. Tuesday, Waterloo Fire Department and Monroe County EMS units made an early departure from the Porta Westfalica Festival parade in downtown Waterloo for a two-vehicle crash with injuries on LL Road east of...

    • Posted June 19, 2018
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  • New elements enhance safety on Columbia’s Route 3

    Drivers along Route 3 in Columbia have noticed a host of new changes recently, all with one thing in common — getting drivers to obey traffic laws. As the aftermath of the fatal Feb. 28 crash on...

    • Posted June 13, 2018
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  • Lightning strike cause of Columbia house fire

    A late morning severe thunderstorm Saturday caused a flurry of activity for Columbia firefighters, who called in Millstadt, Dupo and Waterloo fire departments for reinforcements. The activity began following a direct lightning strike about 11:30 a.m., creating...

    • Posted June 9, 2018
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  • Honoring those who paid the highest price

    Those who have fallen while serving in the name of freedom were honored Monday at well-attended Memorial Day services throughout the county.  Remarks by guest speakers and American Legion and VFW officers provided stark reminders of the...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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