988 National Suicide Prevention Hotline

In October of last year, dialing a local phone number began requiring dialing the area code and number.  This was in preparation for the launch of the 988 National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline.  That launch is this Saturday.  Starting on July 16th, the new three-digit dialing code will route callers to the 988 National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. This has […]

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CMU Warns Of Scams

Chillicothe Municipal Utilities officials report customers have been receiving phone calls claiming they are behind on their utility bills.  Chillicothe Municipal Utilities says they DO NOT call customers who are delinquent.  They will place a door hanger as a reminder or send notices in the mail. If you receive these calls they can be ignored or you can contact the […]

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Severe Weather Awareness – Receiving Watches & Warnings

While winter still seems to have a grip on the KCHI listening area, we need to start thinking about Severe Weather, including Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, and Flooding. This is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Missouri and National Weather Service Meteorologist  Pamela Pietrycha says when severe weather is threatening, we need to know how we will receive watches and warnings for the […]

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Income Tax Filing Questions?

As you begin your preparations for filing taxes, you may find you have questions.  Michael Devine from the IRS says there are many resources available. You can see an IRS representative in person. There are also volunteer groups that may be able to help and if you will be using tax software or tax service, many have resources to help […]

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