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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Heavy rains lead to flooding issues across the county

A Flash Flood Warning was issued Thursday for many portions of the St. Louis area, including Monroe and St. Clair counties, as heavy rains...

HSS plans for group homes in Hecker met with opposition

By COREY SAATHOFF and ALAN DOOLEY For the Republic-Times The proposed construction of two new Human Support Services group homes in Hecker serving four adults each...

Fire station project hits speed bump

The planned construction of a new fire station for the Waterloo Fire Department has hit a snag. Waterloo Fire Chief Mark Yeager told the Republic-Times...

Waterloo City Council hears road project updates

The Waterloo City Council received status updates on an ongoing road project and took steps for the start of another during its meeting on...

Longtime clerk’s office worker calls it quits

Family is important to Bette Hoffmann. And that's why she thoroughly enjoyed her job in the Monroe County Circuit Clerk's Office at the courthouse...

Dialysis center closer to reality

A project already more than three years in the making, Monroe County moved a significant step forward in the development of a dialysis center...

April 9, 2013 Election Results

Below are the results of the April 9, 2013 area municipal election broken down by city or village. For additional results, click here. These...

Election Preview on stands Wednesday!

April 9, locals will be heading to the polls for this year's municipal elections. This week's Republic-Times newspaper features candidate profiles and an election...

Explore Columbia trails plan gets council OK

By ANDREA DEGENHART and COREY SAATHOFF For the Republic-Times The Columbia City Council during its March 18 meeting incorporated the "Explore Columbia" bicycle and pedestrian transportation...

A look back at Columbia Main Street… 70 years ago

At the end of March 1943, citizens of Columbia had just heard news of the latest weapon released by the U.S. War Department: the...

County chosen for new Smithsonian sports exhibit

Fresh off the heels of a very successful "The Way We Worked" exhibit displayed last year, the History Museum of Monroe County has been...

Columbia mayoral, clerk candidates face off in debate

Columbia Mayor Kevin Hutchinson and challenger Brad Oberkfell squared off in a debate last Tuesday that was sponsored by Progress for Columbia and endorsed...