Daily COVID-19 Update From Audrain County Health Department

Five new cases of COVID-19 being reported in Audrain County this (Wednesday) afternoon. The Audrain County Health Department is reporting a total of 75 active cases with 51 in Mexico and 13 in Vandalia. There have been 1,629 total cases and 50 deaths since the pandemic began nearly a year ago.

Vaccine Rollout And COVID-19 Testing Update In Audrain County

More COVID-19 vaccine doses are being ordered by both the Audrain County Health Department and Arthur Center Community Health. The Health Department has received 400 doses so far with 400 more on order. Eighty percent of their supply is earmarked for law enforcement, fire and EMS providers who are beginning to get vaccinated, with the […]

Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller On KXEO Morning Show

Audrain County Sheriff Matt Oller was the featured local guest on the AM 1340 KXEO and the Am I Awake Morning Show with Matt Pilger today. Sheriff Oller talked about some new equipment at the department that was purchased with CARES Act Funding. Also an update on how things are progressing for the Audrain County […]

New Equipment At Audrain County Jail Reveals Hidden Drugs In Inmate

An inmate at the Audrain County Jail is facing additional charges after a new body scanner revealed hidden drugs yesterday (Tuesday). According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office Arlie Nole Jr. was booked into the jail for driving while revoked and a traffic violation. When Nole was scanned with a full-body scanner deputies noticed an […]

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department Replaces Laptops

Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputies have new laptops in their patrol cars at no cost to the county. Sheriff Craig Allison says they applied in November for funding for the new units and it was approved. The laptops came from PeaceMaker Technologies and are infused with anti-microbial agents and come with a video conference option that […]

Audrain County Death Toll From COVID-19 Rises

Five new deaths attributed to COVID-19 being reported this (Tuesday) afternoon by the Audrain County Health Department. There are now 50 deaths in the county since the onset of the pandemic. Fifteen new cases also reported, bringing the active cases to 87 with 56 in Mexico and 15 in Vandalia. There have been 1,624 total […]

Mexico Public Safety Report 1/19/21

ARRESTS: Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 34 year old Egene A. Evans for a DWI on Saturday, January 17th. 29 year old Courtney N. Harper was arrested yesterday (Monday) for an Audrain County Warrant. 44 year old Anthony R. Santana arrested yesterday (Monday) for a Boone County Warrant. 34 year old Lauren N. […]