89.6 F
St Louis
Friday, June 24, 2022

S4S concert set to impress

Continuing a reputation of bringing top musical talent to Monroe County, Songs4Soldiers on Thursday announced a concert lineup for Sept. 9-10 at Bolm-Schuhkraft Park...

Nast keeps on keepin’ on

With spring in full swing, sales are abounding in yards, neighborhoods and small communities.   Many are just to get rid of stuff or recoup...

COVID booster OK’d for kids 

inistration OK’d the Pfizer-BioNTech’s third, or “booster,” COVID vaccine dose for children ages 5-11, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Illinois Department...

Formula shortage felt locally

In the 17 years she’s been a mother, Waterloo’s Angie Hoernis has not seen anything like what she’s currently navigating with her 5-month-old daughter:...

Damages awarded in house explosion suit

A Monroe County jury returned a verdict in favor of awarding total damages of $2.23 million to Dan and Terri Krebel as the result...

Pollinator garden created for cancer warrior

A tribulation that struck three Waterloo Junior High School families has led to a special garden at the school in honor of sixth grade...

All about water for Waterloo Park Board

From a potential community pool to the long-awaited splash pad, Waterloo Park District Board’s May meeting held a consistent theme: water.  Pool discussions  With Waterloo Citizens...

Kid COVID vax updates pending?

COVID-19 vaccines for children are in the news once again, as Pfizer has asked the Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization of...

Gone But Never Forgotten: Waterloo honors first responders

On Saturday morning, the First Responders Memorial at Zimmer Park in Waterloo was officially completed, with families of those fallen and supportive community members...

Sister Cities trip sparks lifetime of travel

Over 20 years ago, Joshua Vise traveled to Columbia’s Sister City of Gedern, Germany, while in high school.  This experience, the Columbia native said, charted...

Focusing on mental health

Since May is Mental Health Awareness Month, the Monroe County YMCA is putting emotional health at center stage during its “Raising Mentally Fit Kids”...

Coalition plans for youth engagement

The Monroe County Coalition for Drug-Free Communities has long wanted to include students in its conversations. Now, with the help of grant funding, the coalition...
error: Content is protected !!