Candidates running for the open Hannibal City Council 1st Ward position and two open Hannibal School Board positions in the April 3 election made their pitches at a candidate forum Thursday at the Hannibal Country Club.
The city of Canton is moving ahead with the second phase of a project aimed at cleaning out a drainage channel that flows along the north side of the city's levee before it empties into the Mississippi River.
A New London woman was injured in a crash Tuesday night south of Hannibal.
School safety continued to be a topic at the Hannibal Board of Education meeting Wednesday in the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting in Parkland Fla., that killed 17 students and teachers.
The Mark Twain Home Foundation could soon own the Pilaster House -- otherwise known as Grant's Drug Store -- and the John M. Clemens Justice of the Peace Office. The city has owned the properties since 1956 and 1943, respectively.
Results from a Hannibal Board of Public Works customer satisfaction survey, available in February after being conducted for the first time since 2016, were reviewed at Tuesday's BPW Board meeting.
The Marion County Commission agreed this week to support the Palmyra Industrial Development Authority with a $3,000 contribution.