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  1. Christmas comes to Cole Camp in musical fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... s, which are free and open to the public, are sponsored by the Cole Camp Chamber of Commerce, a grant from the Benton County Tourism Board, and the Cole Camp German Club.

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  2. Nov. 26 Crash ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Sedalia Democrat

    A Columbia man sustained minor injuries during a single-vehicle accident at 5:40 p.m. Monday in Benton County. Kevin John, 55, was driving west on state Route 52, two miles west of Cole Camp, when he collided with a deer, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report.

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  3. PSC Water/Sewer Meeting Monday In WarsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... Water Company. The M.A.W.C. is seeking approval from the commission to install and operate a sewer system in Benton County near Warsaw. The request would allow the company to provide sewer service to around 365 customers in an area currently served ...

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  4. PSC Changes Location Of Warsaw MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... s regarding M.A.W. wanting to create a new sewer system that will add customers currently being service by the Benton County Sewer District number 1. Those interested should attend the meeting to voice their opinion before the plan would go forward.

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  5. Nov. 12 Crash ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... time of the accident. A Warsaw woman sustained minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 3:53 p.m. Monday in Benton County. Anita C. Jenkins, 76, was driving south on U.S. Highway 65, one mile south of Thomas Avenue, when she attempted to turn ...

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  6. PSC To Hold Public Hearing In WarsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... ice of the Public Counsel. The water company is looking to install and operate a sewer system for residents in Benton County and has requested to provide said service to 365 customers already served by Benton County Sewer District #1.

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  7. Oct. 25-26 Crash ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... A Warsaw man was arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated after a three-vehicle accident Thursday in Benton County. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, at 2:50 p.m. Jamie A. Mauk, 42, of Lebanon, and Karl D. Crawford, 34, ...

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  8. Benton Commission Accept Bid For FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    The Benton County Commission recently approved a bid from Warsaw Oil for 3000 gallons of diesel fuel for the North Road District, this to fill the new fuel tank that was approved at the last meeting following a fire that destroyed the old one. Commissioners also heard from the county health department as they requested the commission submit a written letter for Governor Nixon regarding the release of funds being held that affect local public health agencies.

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  9. Oct. 14 Crash ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    A Cole Camp teen was arrested for driving while intoxicated after a single-vehicle accident that injured two people in Benton County Sunday night, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports. Zane T. Craig, 19, was driving northbound on Centerline Avenue eight-tenths of a mile north of Fordney Road at about 11:30 p.m. when he lost control of his vehicle on a gravel road.

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  10. Warsaw Recieves Grants For Road ProjectsRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    The Warsaw Board of Aldermen have accepted a grant of $449,000 from the Department of Natural Resources which they will add $95,100 to from the Benton County and City funds to produce a total of $544,100 to improve Osage Bluff and Benton House roads along with the Bledsoe Ferry levee trail.

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  11. Benton County Will Replace Courthouse RoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | NWAonline

    County Judge Bob Clinard and other officials met with Joplin Roofing Co., the project contractor, along with city officials and a representative of Downtown Bentonville Inc. to discuss project logistics Wednesday morning. The Benton County Courthouse, on the east side of the downtown square in Bentonville, was built in 1928 to house county government offices and replace a courthouse built in 1874.

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  12. Nixon honors economic development effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    ... ge Community Health and Senior Center in Warsaw, for bringing access to quality, affordable health care to the Benton County area.

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  13. Standoff In Warsaw Lasts 7 HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    It took almost seven hours but the Highway Patrol and the Benton County sheriff's office were able to end a standoff that started Thursday afternoon. According to Sheriff Rick Fajen, officers were called out to a home just east of Warsaw near the State fish hatchery on reports of shots fired from a domestic dispute.

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  14. Lake Loses Baseball LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... graphs and thanked the towns people for their support. Lumpe was born in Lincoln and lived most of his life in Benton County.

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  15. Restoration underway on Benton County Courthouse clockRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | KCRG

    That's what a group of people in Benton County decided. About six months ago, a committee got to work planning and raising money to restore the century-old clock at the top of the courthouse.

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  16. Jail To Hire Full Time EmployeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    The Benton County Commission recently approved hiring a full time jailer for the Benton County Jail in Warsaw.

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  17. Schnackenberg anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... retired from teaching in 2013, after teaching a combined 50 years between Russellville High School, Benton County R-I High School, in Cole Camp, and State Fair Community College. They have three children, Dale Schnackenberg, of Independence, Bradley ...

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  18. Letter to editor: Thanks for successful Tractor Cruise 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Sedalia News Journal

    ... the Cruise and during the door prize drawing. The assistance of the Sedalia Police Department, Pettis and Benton County Sheriff's Departments, Missouri State Highway Patrol, Pettis County EMA, Sedalia Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals, Girl ...

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  19. Husband pushes for more urgency in search of missing people with Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... Hellen Cook, went missing last July and was found dead in a pond just two miles from their vacation home in Benton County, MO. For 29 days Howard Cook and dozens of others posted Hellen Cook's photo everywhere they could. Those 29 days were filled ...

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  20. Benton County Surveys Alternative Ways To Fund Ambulance ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    More than 60 people were in attendance at the Benton County Courthouse, sharing their opinions on how to fund ambulance services outside of city limits.

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