Author: Shawn Kober

Missouri Guard warrant officers mentor future quiet professionals

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – The Missouri National Guard state command chief warrant officer and warrant officers from around the state participated in a mentorship luncheon with latest class of warrant officer candidates from 2D Battalion, 140th Regiment. The luncheon brought together Missouri’s senior warrant officers and warrant officer candidates, in an informal environment, to enjoy a meal and to ask questions and gather information specific to their branch and career progression. Warrant officers, known as the ‘quiet professionals,’ are technical experts in their field, which includes areas including personnel, aviation and logistics.  They hold the ranks between commissioned...

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Hazardous waste reclamation event on “Earth Day” April 22

The Lake of the Ozarks Watershed Alliance, LOWA, in partnership with the City of Lebanon will conduct a Household Hazardous Waste Reclamation Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., on “Earth Day” Wednesday, April 22 in the Target parking lot in Osage Beach. The reclamation event is an opportunity for Camden and Miller County homeowners to dispose of hazardous materials in an environmentally safe manner, as opposed to pouring them into household drains or placing them in land-fills, which have the potential of entering and polluting our watershed. Due to grant limitations waste from businesses will not be accepted....

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Tree Resource Improvement and Maintenance (TRIM) Grant

Get up to $10,000 to manage, improve, or conserve your Missouri community’s trees. Deadline is June 5 TRIM is a competitive, cost-share tree care program administered by the Missouri Department of Conservation in cooperation with the Missouri Community Forest Council. The program provides reimbursement of $1,000 to $10,000 to assist government agencies, public schools, and nonprofit groups with the management, improvement, or conservation of trees on public lands. Dependent on budget approval, we may be able to offer up to three $25,000-maximum grants, with collection of data and management-plan creation as the priorities. Projects eligible for TRIM funding include...

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2015 California City Annual Citywide Clean-Up Schedule

2015 Annual Citywide Clean-Up Schedule The City of California residential clean-up week will be held from April 13th – 17th.  City crews will begin picking up trash curbside at 6 a.m.  It will be helpful for collection to have items in boxes or trash bags. Large item pickup, including appliances, furniture and trimmed brush up to four (4”) in diameter should also be placed curbside.  Any old lumber or metal must be cut into four (4’) foot lengths and tied into bundles for accessibility of the packer truck.  Items that CANNOT be picked up are leaves, grass clippings, yard...

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Camden County Votes have been counted

Election Summary Report GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION CAMDEN COUNTY, MISSOURI TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 2015 April 7 2015 Municipal Election UNOFFICIAL Date: April 7, Time: 8:26:36 PM Registered Voters 28,330 – Total Ballots 2,181 Page 1 of 4 20 of 20 Precincts Reporting 100.00% CAMDENTON SCHOOL BOARD Number of Precincts 15 Precincts Reporting 15 Vote For Two CHRISTOPHER C. McELYEA 889 36.20% LAURA DAVIS 1,001 40.76% NANCY STEWARD 552 22.48% WRITE IN 14 0.57% Total Votes 2,456 100.00% CLIMAX SPRINGS SCHOOL BOARD Number of Precincts 4 Precincts Reporting 4 Vote For Two RICHARD SMITH 97 37.02% WALTER BACON 51 19.47% LARRY...

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