Daily COVID-19 Update From Audrain County Health Department

No new cases of COVID-19 in Audrain County as of 2:30 this (Thursday) afternoon according to the Audrain County Health Department. Total cases hold steady at 616 with 250 still active and 361 recovered. There have been 5 deaths in the county attributed to COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

Mexico Public Safety Report 9/24/20

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 46 year old Rex B. Griffin yesterday (Wednesday) for 2 Audrain County warrants. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Wednesday): Harassment on Vance Road. Shoplifting at the West Plaza Shopping Center. Id theft at the North Wade Apartments. A […]

KXEO Sports Report 9/24/20

Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl MVP quarterback Patrick Mahomes is being named among TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of 2020. The announcement was made yesterday (Tuesday). Mahomes is on the list comprised of world leaders, activists, recording artists and politicians. The St. Louis Cardinals lost 12-3 to the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium […]

Weekly County Collaborative Meeting On COVID-19

Audrain County community leaders meet virtually for weekly COVID-19 intracollaborative meeting this (Wednesday) afternoon. Most agencies on the call reported business as usual, however SSM Audrain reported an increase in drive thru testing numbers. They are now seeing 20-25 patients daily. The Mexico Senior Center is in need of volunteers to deliver meals and to […]

Power Restored To Hundreds Of Ameren Customers In Mexico

Power has now been restored after an outage in Mexico this morning. According to the Ameren Power Outage Map a total of 868 people were without power in the area of East Summit. Ameren fixed the issue just before 11 am and says it was totally mechanical in nature after a failure at a substation.