US Route 65 Open – Update

For the first time in nearly three months, you can head south of the Missouri River from Chillicothe and Carrollton with out using a detour. The Missouri Department of Transportation officially opened Route 65 south of Carrollton Wednesday afternoon. The Highway had been closed due to flood waters over the road since May. Crews cleared debris and prepared the roadway […]

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Federal Disaster Declaration Approved

A major Disaster Declaration for portions of Missouri was approved by President Donald Trump.  The declaration includes 13 countries, including Carroll and Chariton Counties in the local area.  The declaration is for the flooding on the Missouri River from March 11th to April 16th.  The declaration makes assistance available to agencies assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Hazard Mitigation […]

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