Dawn Foods Sells Facilities Including Mexico Location

Dawn Foods is announcing the sale of four facilities, including the one in Mexico, to Rise Baking Company. The four locations make up Dawn’s North American frozen manufacturing business and their sale will allow Dawn to focus on making bakery ingredients. Rise Baking Company is a maker of flatbread and biscuits and with the addition […]

Daily Update On COVID-19 Numbers In Audrain County

No new cases of COVID-19 in Audrain County as of 1:00 this (Friday) afternoon, according to the Audrain County Health Department. There are 199 total cases in the county, 9 of which are still active. 189 cases have recovered and there has been one death in the county since the pandemic began.

More Details Emerge From Fatal Shooting In Mexico At Garfield Park

According to Mexico Public Safety 18 year old Javone L. Hornbeak turned himself in yesterday (Thursday) morning after a fatal shooting in the 900 block of Tyronn Lue Boulevard that left 17 year old Tornez Burton dead and 17 year old Jzyeshawn Palmer injured with a gunshot wound to his leg. KOMU News is reporting¬† […]

Mexico Public Safety Report 8/7/20

ARRESTS: 18 year old Ja’vone Hornbeak arrested yesterday (Thursday) for Unlawful Use of a Weapon and Armed Criminal Action. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Thursday): Property damage on Amelia Drive. A stealing or theft on Quantico Road and at 4820 South Clark. Trespassing on West Monroe. […]

Mexico Teen Suspected In Wednesday Night Fatal Shooting Turns Himself In

One person is now in the Audrain County Jail after turning himself in following a shooting that killed a Mexico teen on Wednesday night. According to Mexico Public Safety 18 year old Javone L. Hornbeak turned himself in yesterday (Thursday) morning due to an investigation into a the incident that happened in the 900 block […]

Missouri Sales Tax Holiday Weekend

The Missouri Sales Tax Holiday weekend starts at midnight tonight and runs through Sunday at midnight. Marci Minor, public information director for the Mexico School District says it is a great opportunity to get school supplies for the upcoming year. For a list of the supplies and the counties participating go the Missouri Secretary of […]

Revised Health Order Takes Effect Monday In Boone County

The Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services is releasing a revised health order. Effective at 12:00 a.m. on Monday, face masks will be required for those over age 10 when unable to social distance inside the city of Columbia to align with their mask ordinance. Additionally, restaurants and bars can continue to operate with […]