Franklin County Newswire

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  1. Missouri deputy shoots, kills dogMissouri deputy shoots, kills dogAn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    The Washington Missourian reports that Franklin County deputies went to a home on Monday to serve a search warrant.

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  2. Missouri deputy shoots, kills dogRead the original story

    Friday | Joplin

    An investigation continues after an eastern Missouri deputy shot and killed a dog. The Washington Missourian reports that Franklin County deputies went to a home on Monday to serve a search warrant. Sheriff Gary Toelke says they ... (Read full article)

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  3. Dangerous weather rips through South, MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | TBD.com

    ... Jennifer Harriman captured the river of floodwater combined with hail that swept down the street. And in Franklin County, Missouri, floodwater has cut off many roads, sweeping cars and trucks into swirling pits of rising water as rescuers try to ...

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  4. Are prosecutors in Franklin County going soft on violent criminals?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Washington Assistant Police Chief Ed Menefee believes Franklin County Prosecutor Bob Parks is letting violent criminals off the hook.

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  5. Man who terrorized Franklin County woman will not serve in prisonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... which includes a suspended sentence, dropped charge, and five months of probation. News 4 tracked down Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney Bob Parks, but he said he could not comment because the case is ongoing. "He obviously didn't finish the job ...

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  6. Scenic Regional Library tax hike is approved in all three countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Advertiser-Courier

    ... in the combined district. Voters in Gasconade County gave the issue 1,378 "yes" votes to 743 "no" votes. In Franklin County voters narrowly approved the 10-cent increase by 97 votes. The vote was 3,850 in favor of the hike, while 3,753 opposed it. ...

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  7. Teen dies in fiery car crash in Franklin CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Police say a 17-year-old died in a car accident after the car he was driving crashed and caught fire Saturday afternoon. Officials say Jesus Pinedo-Almaraz, of Wright City, was driving southbound on Highway D, one mile north of Highway 47, when his car veered off the roadway.

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  8. MFA Oil Company acquires Alexander PropaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Sedalia News Journal

    Columbia, Missouri A MFA Oil Company, a farmer-owned cooperative based in Columbia, has acquired Alexander Propane based in Sullivan.

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  9. 3 killed in accident on Highway 1853 killed in accident on Highway...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... According to the MSHP, the accident occurred on Highway 185 about a half-mile north of Highway EE, near the Franklin County line. A pickup truck was traveling northbound and tried to pass another car on a hill crest, but collided head-on with a ...

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  10. Father admits to beating toddler after local daycare discovers bruisesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    A two-year-old boy was the victim of severe abuse in Franklin County and his father is facing charges.

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  11. 'Pit Bull Conservative' Brian Nieves Wants To Be Franklin County's Paper-Pushing PatriotRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | River Front Times

    State Senator Brian Nieves wants to go home. Last week, after twelve years spent throwing his freedom-laden weight around the chambers of the Missouri legislature, the polarizing politician announced his candidacy for the Franklin County Recorder of Deeds.

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  12. Bike Ban: Rep. Paul Curtman Tries to Cut Bicycles from Missouri Transportation FundingRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | River Front Times

    ... of transportation methods eligible for more state funding. Rep. Paul Curtman, a Republican who represents Franklin County, says he doesn't want roads and bridges to compete with bikes for funds from an upcoming ballot measure for a 1 percent sales ...

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  13. Officials: Cooler courthouse worth the messRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | OttawaHerald.com

    Tight working space today will be well worth it once construction at the Franklin County Courthouse is complete, Janet Paddock said.

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  14. Bicycle Ban Amendment Defeated: Cyclists Celebrate "Victory of the Decade"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | River Front Times

    ... everything for bicycling and walking in Missouri." Representative Paul Curtman, a Republican who represents Franklin County, tried to cut the word "bicycle" completely out of a bill that would determine how Missouri disperses funds from a possible ...

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  15. DNR hosts hearing on Labadie coal ash landfillRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | KMIZ

    Franklin County residents and other concerned citizens are getting another chance to comment on a planned coal ash landfill next to Ameren Missouri's Labadie power plant.

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  16. Franklin County divorces decreesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> The following divorce decrees, as of March 26, 2014, are part of the public record at Franklin County Courthouse.

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  17. Editorial: Greenfield Y can use the helpRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Recorder

    For 125 years, the YMCA has been a fixture in the lives of Greenfield residents and others in Franklin County.

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  18. Dangers weather rips through South, MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... Jennifer Harriman captured the river of floodwater combined with hail that swept down the street. And in Franklin County, Missouri, floodwater has cut off many roads, sweeping cars and trucks into swirling pits of rising water as rescuers try to ...

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  19. "Pit Bull Conservative" Brian Nieves Wants To Be Franklin County's Paper-Pushing PatriotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | River Front Times

    State Senator Brian Nieves wants to go home. Last week, after twelve years spent throwing his freedom-laden weight around the chambers of the Missouri legislature, the polarizing politician announced his candidacy for the Franklin County Recorder of Deeds.

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  20. Dramatic water rescue in Franklin County caught on videoRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    A driver in Franklin County took a chance driving through water over the road and found himself in a predicament.

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