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  1. Hail, high winds, tornadoes possible for MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Fox News

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported a tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Indiana State Police said high ...

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  2. Hard-hit Midwest braces for possible hail, high winds, tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WBNS

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported a tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Several people reported hail ...

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  3. Hail, high winds, possible tornadoes in forecast for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported a tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Indiana State Police said high ...

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  4. Forecasters warn hail, damaging winds, tornado or 2 possible over broad area of MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Brandon Sun

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported a tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Indiana State Police said high ...

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  5. a Moderate riska of storms, tornadoes in Middle AmericaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Daily Chronicle

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported an EF0 tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Forecasters said more severe ...

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  6. Forecast calls for stronger-than-expected storms tonight across MidwestRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Capital-Journal

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported an EF0 tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Forecasters said more severe ...

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  7. Storms, high winds cause damage throughout MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CBS News

    A spring storm that produced at one least one small tornado made its way across Missouri on Wednesday, causing isolated power outages and pelting parts of the state with hail the size of softballs. Weather spotters reported a funnel cloud at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday near Potosi in eastern Missouri, while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported an EF0 tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop, the National Weather Service said.

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  8. Storm Chasers Track Severe Weather in Middle AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KSTP

    ... spotters reported a funnel cloud near Potosi in eastern Missouri at 3:35 p.m., while an hour earlier the Bates County emergency manager reported an EF0 tornado in southwest Missouri that destroyed a 60-foot machine shop. Forecasters said more severe ...

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  9. Nina Mae WillettRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Weyburn Review

    ... at Crocus Plains Villa in Weyburn. She was 87 years old. Nina Mae Willett (nee Spears) was born May 2, 1926, in Bates County, Missouri, to Roy Edward Spears and Laura Edwin Spears (nee Umstattd). She grew up on an 80 acre farm with four brothers and ...

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  10. Colonel Replogle announces Lt. John J. Hotz promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Sedalia News Journal

    ... Patrol on July 1, 1989. After graduating from the Law Enforcement Academy, he was assigned to Troop A, Zone 7, Bates County. In 1994, Hotz was promoted to corporal and designated assistant zone supervisor of Zone 5, Ray and Carroll counties. Hotz ...

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  11. Bates County among elite communities across the nation leading the way on energy efficiencyRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    Bates County has officially advanced to the semifinal round of the Georgetown University Energy Prize, a national competition that is challenging communities across the U.S. to rethink their energy use. At a press event in Washington, D.C. today, Bates County was announced as one of the communities who are leading the way on energy efficiency.

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  12. Former Adrian business owner charged with unlawful possession of a firearmRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    In January the Bates County Sheriff's Office and the Butler Police Department were made aware of a subject who was asking for assistance in the murder of his ex-wife. The subject was looking to purchase a firearm for that intent.

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  13. Newly elected Bates County officials sworn-inRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    The newly elected County officials were sworn-in on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 by County Clerk Marlene Wainscott . The new officials are pictured.

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  14. Drug busts in Bates CountyRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    The Bates County Sheriff's Office and other agencies arrested and charged several people with illegal drug use or possession in December. According the Sheriff's Office they are: Matthew Swarnes, Foster, MO - arrested and charged with Felony Resisting Arrest and 2 counts Felony Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the First Degree.

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  15. Adrian man held in jail for two counts of sex-related crimesRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    On December 13, 2014 Bates County Deputies took a report of a rape that occurred just outside the City of Adrian at the suspect's residence. The suspect was identified as Gabe Greenwood white male of Adrian.

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  16. Viola Ruth DeVore 1937 - 2014Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    Viola Ruth DeVore, 77, Adrian, Missouri, passed away Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler, Missouri. Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 22, 2014 at the Atkinson Funeral Home in Adrian with burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Adrian.

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  17. Adrian Chamber of Commerce features Hoot Owl Heating and Cooling as the Business of the MonthRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Adrian Journal

    The Adrian Chamber of Commerce has chosen Hoot Owl Heating and Cooling as the featured business pick for December. The business, owned by Ian Wise, is located at 300 North Lyon Street in Butler and serves people throughout Bates County.

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  18. Ella Loraine Bitner 1924 - 2014Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Adrian Journal

    Ella Loraine Bitner, age 90, passed away in Commerce, OK on Saturday, December 6, 2014. Loraine was born in Bates County, Missouri, September 6, 1924 to Willie and Anna Ardena Leone Stark.

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  19. Bates County Cattlemen hold annual meetingRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Adrian Journal

    The annual meeting of the Bates County Cattlemen was held November 15 th at the Optimist Building in Adrian. Over 200 members and friends enjoyed a delicious meal of prime rib, being served with the help of the Drexel FFA and listening to the music of the River Bend Band.

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  20. Welcome to Adrian, Heritage TractorRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Adrian Journal

    On the west side of I-49 just north of Adrian in Bates County sits a new, 63,000 square foot building on 20 acres. Heritage Tractor, a John Deere dealer, has opened for business in this impressive facility.

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