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One payment left on new 911 system

Only one payment of approximately $35,000 remains to EmergiTech for the new Daviess County Central 911 system.

Dana Carder reported to the 911 board during their meeting held June 30 that she had not been contacted by the City of Chillicothe concerning interest in joining the system.

The treasurer’s report was approved with bills of $59,771.44, revenue of $35,359.25, and a checkbook balance of $133,352.16.

Hillaree Barlow was to begin

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

 

8-16-16

9 am – Court in session.

10:40 am – Andrew Smith, 27, Kansas City, was taken into custody and transferred to DDCRJ on a Cole County warrant for misdemeanor making a false police report. Smith is awaiting pick up by Cole County with no bond.

12:18 pm – Report of person walking on I-35 at the 78mm.

2:52 pm – Assisting with medical call in Gallatin.

3:03 pm

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Gallatin Fire responds to car fire

fire vehicle on hhAt 10:53 a.m. on Aug. 22, Gallatin Fire was dispatched to Hwy. 13 and Upland Avenue south of Hwy. HH for a reported vehicle fire. Engine 101 responded along with five volunteer firefighters. The sheriff and a deputy also responded.

Upon arrival on scene, the fire department found a car on the southbound shoulder fully involved with flames. Traffic was completely shut down due to black smoke blocking view across

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Jail tour captivates visitors

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Lori Burke and Ed Howard hosted tours of the jail.

The Daviess/DeKalb County Regional Jail, located in Pattonsburg, just off of Interstate 35, held a tour on Aug. 5, to allow citizens to see for themselves the condition of the jail.

History

The Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail is the first of its kind in Missouri. In May of 2005 the Daviess and DeKalb County Commissions voted to form the jail district.

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Settlement pending in wrongful death suit against jail

A wrongful death suit against the Daviess-DeKalb County Regional Jail which was filed in June 2014 now appears to have reached settlement. According to court documents, the Director of the Mediation and Assessment Program has indicated that the matter has been resolved.

A hearing is scheduled at 1 p.m. Aug. 24 for approval of a settlement, in the United State District Court, Western District of Missouri, at the United States

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

8-9-16

7:54 am – Assisting with medical call in Coffey.

6:18 pm – Subject reporting her car had been taken without her permission.

7:05 pm – DeKalb County advising they are looking for wanted person from their county who may be in Daviess County.

7:45 pm – Above subject has turned himself in at DeKalb County.

8:35 pm – Advised of suspicious persons and vehicle west of Winston.

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

8-2-16

10:30 am – Shannon Dice, 44, Cameron,  posted $200 cash bond at the Sheriff’s Office (SO) on a Cameron PD warrant for FTA on traffic charges. Dice was given a court date and released.

6:06 pm – Domestic disturbance in Lock Springs.

7:27 pm – Report of dog bite in Pattonsburg.

9:23 pm – Burglary report on Highway M south of Gallatin. Nothing reported to be missing.

9:27 pm

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Headed to Cameron? … don’t make a left turn!

Bridge deck replacement at the US 36 and Interstate 35 interchange at Cameron began Aug. 8.

According to MoDOT, the medians between the eastbound and westbound bridges will be closed during construction, preventing all left turns in all four directions at the interchange.

Traffic will be rerouted through Cameron until construction is complete. Crews anticipate the project will be completed by Dec. 15. Motorists should expect lane closures and possible

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73-year-old Coffey man jailed for molestation, rape

Larry Sprague, 73, Coffey, was charged July 29 with two counts of class B felony child molestation, two counts of felony statutory rape, misdemeanor assault, and felony attempted statutory rape, crimes which all allegedly occurred between 2007 and 2013 in or around Coffey.

Deputy Robert Mazur said he received information about the case from Missouri Department of Social Services Children’s Division towards the end of May 2016. The investigation began

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