Author: Shawn Kober

Monkey Rescue Release Captured on Film… Pearce

Pearce is a 1 yr old , he was trapped due to an injured leg, after treatment and rest he was returned to his family… this video shows the amazing bond between not only the mother, but the whole troop and the Alpha male.  Vervet monkey. The vervet monkey (Chlorocebus pygerythrus), or simply vervet, is an Old World monkey of the family Cercopithecidae native to Africa. The term “vervet” is also used to refer to all the members of the genus Chlorocebus.     The five distinct subspecies can be found mostly throughout Southern Africa, as well as some...

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Senator Crawford Applauds Launch of Department of Revenue “Status Tracker”

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Sandy Crawford, R-Buffalo, thanks officials at the Missouri Department of Revenue (DOR) for improving its “Tax Return Status Tracker.” “This means my constituents can sign up for automatic email and text alerts for each time the status of their tax returns are updated,” Sen. Crawford said. “People won’t have to check online or call someone for these updates any longer. Now, they will come to people automatically.” To enroll in alerts, customers only need three pieces of information: their Social Security number, filing status and anticipated refund or balance due. Return information will be...

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LOWA Trained Volunteer Evaluator Training and Low Impact Landscaping for Homeowners

March 29, 2018 at Camden on the Lake, the Lakeside room, first floor. Description: Morning session 10:00 to 11:30 is for those interested in learning about our Trained Volunteer Evaluator program. Participants will learn to evaluate, document, and advise homeowners on creating watershed favorable landscapes. Join our team of friendly, knowledgeable TVEs and contribute to maintaining a healthy watershed around the Lake area. Afternoon session 1:00 to 3:30 is for those homeowners interested in Low Impact Landscaping (LIL). See if your landscape project is eligible for grant funds which are used to supplement the cost of watershed friendly landscaping....

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