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Miles Cemetery prairie protected

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources will soon recognize the natural prairie area adjacent to the Miles...

Gateway to Columbia | Ground broken for large new business park

Ceremonial shovels lifted dirt in a late afternoon ceremony last Wednesday for the new office and business park complex to be built on a...

Songs4Soldiers helps third veteran

Songs4Soldiers is the organization that just keeps on giving. Thanks to money raised during a September 2013 concert in Columbia, the organization was able to...

Lydia’s big night at Busch

For a moment, 6-year-old local cancer warrior Lydia Boyer became the star last Wednesday at Busch Stadium as she threw the ceremonial first pitch...

Waterloo man breathes new life

“When I got the call, which surprised me, I was taking inhalers and sipping coffee,” Maurice Kleyer, 67, told the Republic-Times, describing the lifestyle...

Christmas cheer for Camryn

As the carolers approached, tears welled up in the eyes of Lindsay Coughlin while her husband, Adam, wiped tears from his own eyes. That was...

Waterloo school staff, students have heart

As with every other year, Renee Ades of the American Heart Association stood before the Waterloo School Board Monday night to recognize students and...

State budget mess causes senior centers to close

Due to the lack of a state budget, Western Egyptian Economic Opportunity Council senior center locations in Waterloo, Columbia, Red Bud and other communities...

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...

K-9 unit honored at Columbia City Council

The Columbia City Council on Monday gave kudos to Columbia Police Officer Zack Hopkins and his K-9, Daggo, who took second place overall at...

Large farm to benefit community

A 105-acre farm off JJ Road near Maeystown Road is now the property of the Monroe County U of I Extension and 4-H Education...

Bull riding legend makes dream come true

The Waterloo Optimist Club’s annual Blue Army Bull Bash on Sept. 15 was especially momentous for one 8-year-old Missouri boy. Aiden, who lives in Niangua,...
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