Unemployment Up In October

Unemployment numbers for October are up across the board from September.  The Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development released the most recent unemployment figures that include… Looking at the area counties, from lowest to highest… Livingston………. 1.8%, up from 1.3% Chariton…………. 1.9%, up from 1.4% Carroll…………… 2.4%, up from 1.8% Daviess…………. 2.4%, up from 1.6% Grundy………….. 2.5%, up […]

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Unemployment Rates For August

Unemployment numbers for August are mixed.  The Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development released the most recent unemployment figures that include… Looking at the area counties, from lowest to highest… Livingston………. 2.3%, up from 2.0% Chariton…………. 2.3%, holding steady Carroll…………… 2.9%, down from 3.4% Daviess…………. 3.0%, up from 2.8% Grundy………….. 3.1%, up from 2.8% Sullivan………….. 3.1%, up from […]

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Livingston County COVID-19 Cases

The total number of COVID-19 cases for Livingston County is 1274, according to the latest numbers released by the health center.  The Center reports 61 active cases with 12 that are hospitalized.  They also report 20 are from area facilities and 3 are associated schools.  There have been 42 COVID-19 deaths. For the Chillicothe Women’s Prison, the Department of Corrections […]

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FEMA Area Counties List – Updated

(UPDATED) The number of Missouri Counties now eligible for Federal Disaster Assistance has grown to 26 with the addition of six more counties, all of which are outside of the KCHI listening area. John Mills with the FEMA office in Jefferson City tells KCHI that FEMA has paid more than $150,000 in flood insurance claims in Grundy County. A Major […]

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