Five Injured In Two Separate Accidents

A Milan man was one of four people injured in a Buchanan County accident north of Gower. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred Sunday just after 12:00 pm on US 169, four miles north of Gower. The Patrol says a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old unnamed juvenile was south on 169 and crossed the road. The vehicle […]

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MU Thompson Research Center Manager Retires

The Farm Manager at the MU Thompson Research Center in Spickard will retire after 43 years of service at the facility.  Jon Schreffler joined the Thompson Research Center as a part-time employee in 1978.  Five months later, he was offered and accepted a full-time position. Schreffler became the herdsman at the Research Center in 1993 and was officially named the […]

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Two Injured in ATV Accident

Two teens from Illinois were injured in an ATV accident in Spickard. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol 18 year old Abigail Hearne of Rockford, Illinois was on an ATV on Second Street in Spickard. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the ATV was being followed by what the official report called “unrestrained animals”. The ATV overturned at […]

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