MU Heath Care is now publishing COVID-19 testing numbers and hospital data on its website. As of 1:30 this (Friday) afternoon, MU Health Care has conducted 2,799 tests with 90 positive cases. There are 4 inpatients that have tested positive and 9 more with results still pending. The data is for MU Health Care’s 25-county […]
In their daily press briefing, Audrain County Health Department is reporting no positive COVID-19 cases. 18 residents have now been tested with 14 negatives and 4 results still pending.
SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Mexico will be opening its drive-thru COVID-19 testing site, on Monday, April 6th. The testing site will be located at the main/north entrance of the hospital off of Love and Monroe Streets, specifically 620 East Monroe. The testing site will be open from 9 am to 1pm Monday through […]
An Auxvasse man is now charged with felony child sex offenses and remains in-custody at the Callaway County Jail. The Callaway County Prosecuting Attorney charged 44 year old Thomas Pittenger Jr. yesterday (Thursday) with Statutory Rape and Sodomy and Attempted Sodomy after a an investigation conducted by the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office in rural northwest […]
Street maintenance being done in Mexico today on Clark Street between Maple and Pearson. A culvert installation started at 8 this morning and is expected to be done by 8 tomorrow (Saturday) morning.
ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 39 year old Takesha M. Burton yesterday (Thursday) for Fourth Degree Domestic Assault. 47 year old Shannon R. Haynes arrested yesterday (Thursday) for Fourth Degree Assault on a special victim. CALLS FOR SERVICE: Mexico Public Safety Department responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Thursday): A […]
The Mexico City swimming pool may not open this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mexico City Manager Bruce Slagle says normally at this time they would be conducting interviews for life guards. A final decision has not been made however talks continue to take place between the city manager and the Director of Parks […]
Missouri Athletic Director Jim Sterk says they are getting input from coaches on how to prepare for fall sports. In a press conference held yesterday on Zoom, Sterk says if in-person activities are delayed until June 1st, moving back volleyball, soccer, football, the SEC is getting input from the coaches on what is the build-up […]
The Mexico School District is extending their current closure through Friday, May 1st. In an email to parents yesterday (Thursday) the district says the difficult decision was made to ensure the continued health and safety of the students, staff, and community and aligns with the social distancing recommendations from the CDC and Audrain County health […]
Mexico Mayor Dr. Ayanna Shivers joined AM 1340 KXEO and the Am I Awake Morning Show today to talk about the Census count that is currently underway.