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Hannibal looking at improper sump pump connections

Northeast Missouri might be in a drought, but when it does rain, improper sump pump connections can make it flood. It's particularly a problem in the hilly Surrey Hills neighborhood behind the Steamboat Bend Shopping Center in Hannibal.

Nostalgic film festival on hold until 2019
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Nostalgic film festival on hold until 2019

The Mark Twain Nostalgic Film Festival is officially on hold until next year.

Three Hannibal residents arrested after search turns up meth, drug paraphernalia
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Three Hannibal residents arrested after search turns up meth, drug paraphernalia

Three Hannibal residents were arrested after the Hannibal Police Department's Anti-Crime Enforcement Squad said it discovered methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia while serving a search warrant Tuesday in the 4000 block of Market Street.

Two Hannibal residents arrested, facing endangering child charges
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Two Hannibal residents arrested, facing endangering child charges

Two Hannibal residents were arrested Tuesday after police said they were allowing children to live in unsanitary conditions.

HPD releases lip sync challenge video
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HPD releases lip sync challenge video

About two months ago Hannibal Police Chief Lyndell Davis started having people approach him in public with one simple request.

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Fifth annual festival lets people explore within themes of Steampunk

Frequent Big River Steampunk Festival attendees are going to see some different performances, merchants and activities at this year's fifth annual event, to be held Friday and run through Monday, Sept. 3, in downtown Hannibal.

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Flashing lights covered up at Hannibal intersection

The flashing traffic signal at the intersection of Third Street and Center Street in Hannibal will be covered up the next few days, the Missouri Department of Transportation announced in a release.

Hannibal hazmat training helps teams work together on response
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Hannibal hazmat training helps teams work together on response

Hannibal Fire Department firefighters conducted a joint hazardous materials exercise Thursday with the Missouri National Guard 7th Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team at Hannibal-LaGrange University.

Hannibal named an official Purple Heart City
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Hannibal named an official Purple Heart City

Hannibal was named an official Purple Heart City Tuesday evening at the Hannibal City Council meeting. It joins 162 other cities across Missouri in recognizing the sacrifices service men and women have made and serving as a thank you to veterans.

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BPW creates timeline to sell bonds for new water filtration system

The Hannibal Board of Public Works announced at its monthly board meeting Tuesday a timeline for pursuing the sale of bonds to finance the utility's new granulated activated carbon water filtration system.