Sheriff’s Log November 8 to November 14

Sheriff’s Log November 8 to November 14 Traffic Stops: 5; Paper Service: 6; Warrants Served: 1; Arrests Made: 1; Ambulance Calls 12; Fire Calls: 1; Reported Thefts, Disturbances: 4; Auto Accident: 0; Assisted Other Agencies: 0; Transports: 2; Inmates Daily Average: 4/Weekly Individual Inmate Total: 5; and All Other Answered Calls/Contacts: 230 Arrest Made and…

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USDA Issues CRP Payments

USDA Issues CRP Payments The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is issuing $1.68 billion in payments to agricultural producers and landowners for the 21.9 million acres enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), which provides annual rental payments for land devoted to conservation purposes. Through CRP, farmers and ranchers establish long-term, resource-conserving plant species, such…

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Missouri Is Set to Begin COVID-19 Vaccinations

Missouri Is Set to Begin COVID-19 Vaccinations   The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Director told Missouri legislators that the state is “fully prepared to start vaccinating people in December,” if the Pfizer vaccine for COVID-19 is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Dr. Randal Williams updated the House Special Committee…

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Scotland County Hospital on Alert

Scotland County Hospital on Alert By Medical Staff, Scotland County Hospital As we prepare on Sunday, November 15, 2020, for a new work week and school week, and as our communities are full of deer hunters from around the country, please take the time to read this information from the Medical Staff at Scotland County…

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Free Meals for Schuyler Students Extends to End of School Year

Free Meals for Schuyler Students Extends to End of School Year Schuyler R-1 has been approved for free meals for Schuyler students 18 and under throughout the remainder of the 2020-21 school year. Schuyler R-1 will be utilizing the nationwide waiver for FREE MEALS from the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) through the Department of…

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Changes in K-12 School Quarantine Guidance

Changes in K-12 School Quarantine Guidance Proper Mask Usage May Prevent Close Contacts from Quarantining On Thursday, November 12, 2020, Governor Mike Parson, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) announced modifications to Missouri’s K-12 school reopening and operating guidance. The large number of students…

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Food Room Update

Food Room October Update December 2020 Dates Are Friday, December 11 Monday, December 14 9:00 a.m. – Noon, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. By Dwight Hart, Ministerial Alliance volunteer Here is our monthly routine at the Schuyler County Food Room. 1.) The food comes from the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri in a semi…

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Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, Stop the Spread of Flu

Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, Stop the Spread of Flu Amid the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, with hospitals and health care workers already overburdened, medical experts say it’s more important than ever to slow the spread of the flu. In a typical year, the flu causes tens of millions of illnesses, hundreds of thousands of hospitalizations,…

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Schuyler R-1 COVID Guidelines for Basketball Games

Schuyler R-1 COVID Guidelines for Basketball Games By Superintendent Carvajal The Schuyler players, cheerleaders, and pep band will have tickets to give out to their family and friends to attend each home game. Also, each incoming away player will be given tickets for admission for games played at Schuyler. No cheerleaders or pep band will…

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A Sheriffs Training Academy in Kirksville?

A Sheriffs Training Academy in Kirksville? There has been interest in starting the Missouri Sheriffs 700 hour Training Academy back up in Kirksville. Currently, the sheriff’s department is researching how much interest there is, because enrollment for the class is a minimum of 15 people. If you are serious about a career in law enforcement…

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