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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
  • IDOT plans to improve Columbia traffic safety

    A much-anticipated meeting between Columbia and Illinois Department of Transportation officials yielded a plan to increase safety on the Route 3 corridor through the city. The suggestions to improve compliance with traffic laws have taken on an...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Memorial Day services set

    This year’s Memorial Day services in and around Monroe County will remember those who died in the service of protecting our country. In Waterloo, the program begins at 11 a.m. on the Monroe County Courthouse grounds. Metzger-Crook...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Wolf pens autobiography

    Harry Wolf is known today for the 73 years — and counting — he’s been entertaining around the country and across the ocean in the Waterloo German Band.  Thanks to “My Life in Stories,” an autobiography Wolf...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Evening storms wreak havoc

    As a storm pushed through the area Monday evening from about 6:45-7:45 p.m., emergency services dealt with several calls due to high winds that accompanied the cloudbursts. At 6:45 p.m., the Columbia Fire Department responded when a...

    • Posted May 14, 2018
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  • Hank | Pet of the Week

    Hank is a fun loving, affectionate gentleman with a charismatic smile. He loves to go on long walks and dine on a good meal. He enjoys a good massage and loves to be close to his humans....

    • Posted May 11, 2018
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  • Columbia streetscape project wins grant

    Projects in Columbia and Millstadt were among those approved recently for grants through the Illinois Department of Transportation. IDOT announced a nearly $36 million investment to expand travel options and enhance the quality of life in communities...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • County takes stand on gun control legislation

    Monroe County Sheriff Neal Rohlfing is sending a message to firearm owners across the county, with the hope it reaches all the way to Springfield. With the declaration of Monroe County as a “sanctuary county,” Rohlfing has...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Kuykendall motion for sentence reduction dismissed

    Sora Kuykendall, formerly Jordan Kuykendall, was in a Monroe County courtroom Wednesday morning to appear in front of Judge Heinz Rudolf regarding a petition for post-conviction relief filed in March. “I argued the state’s motion to dismiss...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Death Notices | 5/2/2018

    Helen C. Wilde Helen C. Wilde (nee Stemler), 95, died April 26, 2018, in Waterloo. Visitation was April 29, at Lawlor Funeral Home, Columbia, and April 30, at St. Paul United Church of Christ, Columbia. Funeral services...

    • Posted April 26, 2018
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  • Farmer uses CPR to revive worker

    A longtime local farmer came to the aid of his farmhand during a scary incident involving machinery in a field west of Red Bud during the morning of April 12. “God was on our side,” Don Schrader...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • Waterloo, Columbia OK budgets

    The Waterloo and Columbia city councils Monday night passed budgets for the 2018-19 fiscal year that begins May 1. Waterloo passed a $29 million balanced budget, up about $1.26 million from last year’s.  In the electric fund,...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • CPD requests new officer

    As part of Columbia Police Chief Jerry Paul’s quest to increase traffic safety along the Route 3 corridor, he announced several steps he intends to take toward that end during a Columbia City Council committee meeting Monday...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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