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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Millstadt Union Fire Department turns 150

In 1736, Benjamin Franklin organized a volunteer “bucket brigade” in Philadelphia to more effectively respond to fires in the entire city – not just...

Vaccine clinics this week; COVID death count lowered

The Monroe County Health Department announced on Tuesday the dates for three more clinics for residents to get the COVID-19 vaccine.  The county will administer...

Getting physical at the Baebler Farm

Baebler Educational Farm just added another attraction thanks to Waterloo High School senior Gabe Lewis.  Lewis recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout after completing...

Young volunteer glad to serve

The few thousand people who have received at least one of their COVID-19 vaccine shots at the Monroe County Fairgrounds may have noticed many...

The ‘horrid’ tales of Long COVID

For millions of people who contract the novel coronavirus, the recovery process lasts only a few days or a couple of weeks at most.  But...

Monroe County to stop reporting COVID deaths

Monroe County Health Department Administrator John Wagner reported two more deaths from the novel coronavirus Thursday, but said it would be the last time...

Waterloo parents saving the last dance

With the pandemic closing schools last spring and making large indoor gatherings inadvisable this spring, the two most recent classes of Waterloo High School...

Organizers ‘hopeful’ of Monroe County Fair

The main questions circulating among the community these days deal with whether or not there will be a Monroe County Fair in 2021 and...

Vaccine clinic Monday; Monroe County reports 102nd COVID death

Monroe County held another vaccine clinic to inoculate residents against the novel coronavirus. On Monday from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at the Monroe County Fairgrounds, any county...

Columbia native is contestant finalist for ‘Bachelorette’

A Columbia native may be looking for love on national television later this year. "The Bachelorette," a reality TV show in which single men vie...

Columbia native pens book

Anna Moeslein completed a momentous personal goal last year – just not in the way she expected.  After turning 30, the Columbia native decided she...

Team BOLD, YMCA team up

A relatively new community group got a boost this year when it joined forces with the Monroe County YMCA.  The group known as Team BOLD...
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