Two Injured When Car Slams Into Columbia Business

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Two people inside Columbia Rehab Specialists were injured April 21 when a car slammed into the front of the building located in the Southwoods business development on the south end of Columbia. Business owner Rebecca Badgerow said a receptionist and a patient in the front waiting room were rushed to area hospitals … Read More

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VFW Holds Annual Easter Egg Hunt

For as long as local can remember, the Waterloo VFW has hosted a popular Easter Egg Hunt. Hundreds of little ones with their Easter baskets in hand gathered Saturday, April 19 at the VFW grounds. East egg was filled with candy and a few lucky kiddos went home with a stuffed animal.  Among those enjoying the … Read More

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Lenten Fish Stands Get Ready For Big Day

Good Friday has arrived, that means the area’s fish stands will be busy today with hungry folks looking to dine on fish plates. Among the halls open today are the Waterloo VFW, Waterloo Sportsman’s Club and the Valmeyer Jaycees will be selling plates at St. Mary’s Catholic Church Hall. The Columbia Volunteer Fire … Read More

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First Morel Mushroom Of The Season Picked In Wartburg

The first report has come into the newsroom of a morel mushroom being picked in Monroe County. This afternoon after he got home from his job at the Waterloo Animal Hospital, Dr. Dwight Boehm picked a morel "somewhere in rural Wartburg." Boehm would not divulge the exact location of his secret morel hunting … Read More

Missing Valmeyer Man Found Deceased In Soulard

The body of the rural Valmeyer man who had been missing since Tuesday, April 8, has been located. Jason Stumpf, 38, was found deceased Tuesday morning at 4:30 a.m., inside a vehicle near the intersection of Eighth and Carol Street in the Soulard neighborhood in St. Louis, Mo. The St. Louis Police Department in … Read More

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Baby Landgraf Leah

Sean and Jill Landgraf of Red Bud announce the birth of a daughter. Leah Lynn Landgraf was born March 10, 2014, at St Anthony's Medical Center is St. Louis, Mo. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was … Read More

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