CCR-1 Student Injured in Accidental Shooting

A Clark County R-1 High School student was injured in an accidental shooing on Thursday evening, September 3. According to CCR-1 Superintendent Rithie Kracht, “A student was unloading their gun from their vehicle for FFA Trap Team practice and leaned the gun against their vehicle.  The gun fell over and discharged striking another student in the…

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Shelby County Primary Results-August 4

Republican voters in Shelby County voters overwhelmingly selected Arron Frederickson to be their candidate for Sheriff in the November general Election Fredrickson received 842 votes.  Raymond Barton Received 299.  Cole Hinshaw picked up 52 votes, and Brad Wilt got 158 votes. On the Democrat ticket for Sheriff, Chris Ehrenreich received 232 votes Below are the…

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Clark County Primary Election Results-August 4, 2020

1448 out of a possible 4887 registered voters cast their ballots in the August 4 primary election. In Clark County, there were only two local contested raced. In the Republican primary for Assessor, challenger John Campbell edged incumbent Anthony (Tony) Daniel by just 19 votes, 581-562.  Campbell will be unchallenged in the November general election.…

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Kahoka Parks Open, Pool Closed

The Kahoka City Council held a special meeting on Thursday evening, May 28, to discuss opening the city pool for the season. “Up until Memorial Day, I was for opening everything,” said Alderman Joe Roberts. His opinion changed after a meeting with Alderman Les Billings and city Program Manager John Williams.    For the last…

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KAREN KAY NICHOLS

KAREN KAY NICHOLS She is in the sun, the wind, the rain, she is in the air you breathe with every breath you take. She sings songs of hope and cheer, there is no more pain, no more fear. You will see her in the clouds above, Hear her whisper words of love, You will…

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HELEN M. DANIEL

HELEN M. DANIEL Helen M. Daniel, age 87, of Indianapolis, departed this life Monday, April 13, 2020.  She was born August 15, 1932 in Kahoka, Missouri to the late Werner S. and Jalina M. (Baird) Kemmer. Helen attended Purdue University and had worked as an accountant for 16 years with KPMG, retiring in 1995.  She…

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JAMES A. LORIGAN

JAMES A. LORIGAN James A. Lorigan, age 84, of Revere, MO, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at his home. James was born April 11, 1936 at Fort Madison, IA, a son of James Orson and Zella Faye Kerr Lorigan. He graduated from Kahoka High School and graduated from the University of Missouri…

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JAMES E. BOGENER

JAMES E. BOGENER James E. Bogener, age 72 of Kahoka, MO, passed away on Monday, April 6, 2020 at his home. James was born April 29, 1947 in Keokuk, IA, the oldest son of Elmer Edward and Helen Morrison Bogener. He was united in marriage to Teresa Jones and to this union one son, James…

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