The Marion County Commission on Monday agreed to transfer the county's share of any accumulated back taxes and penalties from the former St. Elizabeth Hospital into the Hannibal property's redevelopment as an apartment complex for seniors.
Investigating officers said a New London woman fell asleep behind the wheel and her vehicle went into a ditch early Monday in western Ralls County.
Ameren Missouri announced plans Monday for a 400-megawatt wind farm in rural Adair and Schuyler counties that would create enough power to serve 120,000 homes within two years.
Marion County is offering a voluntary dust-suppression program to residents who live along the county's 430 miles of gravel roads.
A Louisiana man was seriously injured in a Sunday night deer-related motorcycle crash.
One person is dead and another is seriously injured after a pickup and an off-road vehicle collided early Sunday morning in Scotland County.
Madonna Schmidt Watters of Palmyra is leading a campaign to provide tote bags full of supplies to people who take care of cancer patients.
Ten students at Pike County Christian School in Curryville were the first to take part in a new program aimed at teaching youths how to help solve problems in their communities by taking pictures and speaking up.