Matthew Wirt Named Sedalia’s Police Chief
The Sedalia City Council met in closed session for personnel matters on Monday to establish Matthew Wirt as the City’s new Police Chief.
Mayor Kehde Sworn In; Details His Agenda
Newly-elected Mayor of Sedalia John Kehde was sworn into office Monday night during during a regular City Council meeting, along with four Council members.
Elks Lodge 125 Donates Sweatsuits to Area Veterans
Members of the Elks Lodge 125 Veterans Committee presented a gray sweatshirt and matching pants to each veteran living at local nursing homes
Sedalia Man Dies of Gunshot Wounds
The deceased victim was later identified as Maurice Harper Sr., 42, of Sedalia.
City of Warrensburg Donates to Inclusive Playground Project
The Warrensburg City Council agreed to help out financially with a proposed “inclusive playground” to be built at Cave Hollow Park.
Warrensburg Survey Results Posted
The results of a community survey conducted by the ETC Institute in Olathe, Kansas, was presented to the Warrensburg City Council Monday night.
Season Opener at Lucas Oil Speedway Postponed
With a forecast of severe thunderstorms on Friday and freezing cold on Saturday, the Lucas Oil MLRA Spring Nationals at Lucas Oil Speedway has been postponed.
Warrensburg PD to Join JOLT
Warrensburg Police Chief Rich Lockhart recommended to City Council that his department join the Joint Operations Law Enforcement Task Force
Sedalia Police Chief Announces His Retirement
Sedalia Police Chief John DeGonia announced at a press conference on Wednesday morning that he would be retiring after 32 years on the force.
City Collected Less Trash in 2017; Recyclables Up
In 2017, a total of 3,424,380 pounds of recyclabes were collected in Sedalia. That compares to 2,130,380 pounds collected in 2016, Wade said.