White House COVID-19 Task Force Updates County Zones

Boone County has been taken out of the red zone on the latest White House COVID-19 Task Force report. The report, dated Sunday, lists Callaway, Camden, Cole, Moniteau, Osage, Randolph and Warren counties in the red zone. Gasconade, Howard, Marion, Montgomery and Saline counties are in the orange zone Yellow zone counties include Audrain, Boone, […]

Fifth Death Due To COVID-19 Reported Today By ACHD

A fifth death in Audrain County being reported this (Tuesday) afternoon. As of 3:30, the Audrain County Health Department is reporting a new death and 19 new cases of the novel coronavirus. The total number of cases is 612, 258 of which are active. There have been 349 recoveries.

New COVID-19 Cases Reported In Audrain County

A dozen new cases of COVID-19 in Audrain County since Friday’s press release, according to the Audrain County Health Department. The numbers as of 5:30 this (Monday) evening are 593 total cases with 261 active, 328 recovered and four deaths. Within those numbers are 3 employees and 24 residents at Tri-County Care Center in Vandalia […]

Double-Digit Increase In Audrain County’s COVID-19 Cases

Another double-digit increase in active COVID-19 cases in Audrain County being reported this (Friday) evening. As of 5:00 according to the Audrain County Health Department, there are 581 total cases in the county with 251 still active, up 26 and 20 respectively since Thursday’s report. 6 more recoveries have been made, bringing that total to […]

North Callaway Student Death Investigation Continues

The investigation into the death of 14-year old North Callaway student Billy Heuer continues. At last (Thursday) night’s school board meeting, a few parents and former students inquired about the school district’s bullying policy. Callaway County Sheriff Clay Chism is asking community members to let investigators do their jobs and taking to social media to […]

Audrain Accident Injures California Man

A 39-year old California driver is seriously injured in an Audrain County accident this (Friday) afternoon. It happened just after 2:00 on Route B near Audrain Road 448 when David W.Gibbon of Woodland, California lost control of the International box truck he was driving and ran off the road. He was taken to a Columbia […]

Audrain County Democratic Chair Jamie Blair And Large Trump Sign Owner In Mexico Dusty Blue Debate Choice Of Political Candidates And Political Signs On KXEO Morning Show

Chair of the Audrain County Democrats Jamie Blair and owner of several large Trump signs in Mexico, Dusty Blue were on the KXEO morning show today. Both Mrs. Blair and Mr. Blue talked about their choice for president and talked about political signs around the town. The following interview does not necessarily reflect the views […]