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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:
  • Cruser named WJHS assistant principal

    The Waterloo School Board unanimously voted at its meeting Monday night to name Amber Cruser assistant principal at Waterloo Junior High School. Cruser is replacing Jessica Washausen, who is taking over for Dawn Ivers as principal at...

    • Posted May 22, 2019
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  • Obituary | Michael Paul “Mike” Kiefer

    Michael Paul “Mike” Kiefer, 52, of Troy, died March 17, 2019, at his residence. He was born Dec. 30, 1966, in Belleville, son of the late John Kiefer Jr. and Ruth Kiefer (nee Pecaut). He married the...

    • Posted March 20, 2019
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  • The man behind Columbia’s council race

    The Columbia City Council aldermanic race on April 2 features three challengers tied to an outspoken independent contractor currently embroiled in a lawsuit against the city. Ward I alderman Steve Reis is challenged by Jay Riddle, Ward...

    • Posted March 20, 2019
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  • WSA Junior High Bowling | Team of the Week

    The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Waterloo Sports Association junior high school bowling program coached by Dan Umscheid. The boys bowlers placed fifth in Saturday’s 18-team SIJHSAA North Regional at St. Clair Bowl to advance...

    • Posted March 15, 2019
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  • Michael Lee Simmons | Obituary

    Michael Lee Simmons, 72, of Waterloo, died March 8, 2019.  He was born Dec. 30, 1946, in Cairo, son of the late Marvin Simmons and Juanita LeTempt (nee Bennett).  He married the former Deborah Steppig on March...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • Plane crash in Waterloo

    The FAA and NTSB are investigating a small plane crash that occurred Tuesday afternoon in rural Waterloo. The plane, a 1976 Piper PA-32 Cherokee Lance flying from Alabama to Cahokia, was carrying three people ­— pilot Michael...

    • Posted March 12, 2019
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  • Papenberg to receive Chamber recognition

    Even those who don’t know Brad Papenberg know his work and probably know his face.  He is a regular feature of Gibault and Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Parish fundraisers, as well as most Waterloo picnics and...

    • Posted February 27, 2019
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  • Waterloo Freshman/Sophomore Boys Basketball | Team of the Week

    The Republic-Times Team of the Week is the Waterloo High School freshman/sophomore boys basketball team coached by Jack Schneider and Matt Mason. The Bulldogs topped Piasa Southwestern, Marquette and Jerseyville to win the Jerseyville Sophomore Tournament last...

    • Posted February 22, 2019
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  • Roider waives preliminary hearing

    Kyle Roider waived his right to a preliminary hearing during a brief court appearance Thursday morning at the Monroe County Courthouse in Waterloo. Had Roider agreed to the hearing, Monroe County State’s Attorney Chris Hitzemann would have...

    • Posted February 7, 2019
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  • Columbia awarded park grant

    Columbia has been awarded a $400,000 grant from the state to develop a park at the north end of town. Nearly 90 projects were awarded a total of $28.9 million this week from the state of Illinois...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Ice Eagles get revenge over Raging ‘Dogs

    The Columbia Ice Eagles avenged a Dec. 13 loss by downing rival Freeburg-Waterloo last Tuesday night, 6-1. The Ice Eagles netted three goals in the first period and never looked back.  Jordan Smugala led the way for...

    • Posted January 23, 2019
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  • CPD adds officers

    Professional police officers nationwide spend much of their days on the job embattled and at odds with the populace they are sworn to protect. But Columbia Police Chief Jerry Paul, with the support of the Columbia City...

    • Posted January 9, 2019
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