"Like" us on Facebook

See This Week’s AdZone

Upcoming Events

GHS sports, civic groups, events, reminders and more.
View Full Page Calendar

Click a News Category:

Visit Gallatin R-5 Schools

Community Links

Check out various websites
for the Gallatin community.
Click Here

Get a map of Gallatin

Printer friendly descriptions:
City Map / City Profile

Tax rate adopted at Winston meeting

The 2016 property tax rate was adopted at the state authorized maximum during the Aug. 1 meeting of the Winston Village Board of Trustees meeting.

The income and expense report was reviewed and bills paid.

Utilities Clerk Amber White distributed a new list of delinquent customers, including seven due for shutoff. The clerk also mentioned that a contractor is still needed to install shutoffs within the village. The board gave

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Borntreger sentenced to 25 years for death of wife

Samuel Borntreger, 39, was sentenced to 25 years in the Department of Corrections on Aug. 8 in the Harrison County Circuit Court, on a charge of second degree murder. The hearing was conducted by Judge Terry Alan Tschannen of the 9th Judicial Circuit.

Borntreger is an Amish man who confessed in January, 2016, to killing his wife while he was living in Bethany in late 2006. He was living in

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Gallatin License Office closed indefinitely

The Gallatin License Office is closing at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 11, and will not be open again in the near future.

The Missouri Department of Revenue oversees license offices across the state which are each operated by independent agents.

The Gallatin office has been contracted by Heather Duvall since 2011. Duvall resides in Sullivan County and operates the Milan License Office. Jessica Griffin was employed by Duvall as

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Are you focused on the upcoming Primary Election to be conducted next Tuesday, Aug. 2?

Voters have the most choices in determining party nominees for U.S. Representative, 6th District. There are five choices on the Democrat ballot and three listed on the Republican ballot. Republican Sam Graves is the incumbent now serving as 6th District Congressman.

Similar candidate counts are found among choices on party ballots for U.S. Senator and nearly all statewide offices.

On the local level, most contests will be determined in the

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Correction to Gallatin Financial Statement

In the City of Gallatin Financial Statement, printed in the July 20 edition of the Gallatin North Missourian, there was an omission due to a computer program incompatibility.

Reprinted below is the information on the General Fund as it should have appeared.

General Fund

Revenue           $347,117.59

Expense           $444,512.72

Revenue over (under) Encumbrances & Expenditures    ($97,395.13)

   *Transportation and Capital Improvement savings have been transferred for street and electrical projects this year.

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Gallatin Fire incident report for June

The Gallatin Fire Protection District reported the following incident responses for June — 1st at  2:55 p.m.: EMS Call at 804 S Main; 1st at 5:40 p.m.: Public service at 212 S Main; 5th at 9:05 p.m.: Carbon monoxide incident with reading, mutual aid with Jameson Fire at 19463 202nd St; 12th at  6:02 a.m.: Building Fire at 503 S Water; 15th at  7:19 a.m.: Motor vehicle accident, no injuries

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

Ameren rate request

The Missouri Public Service Commission has established the deadline for those wishing to intervene and participate in an electric rate case filed by Union Electric Company d/b/a Ameren Missouri.

According to the filing, residential customers would pay approximately $99 more per year if the rate request is approved. Ameren Missouri serves approximately 1.26 million electric customers in 60 Missouri counties and the City of St. Louis.

Applications to intervene and

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

More than $42 million of Unclaimed Property returned in Fiscal Year 2016

Treasurer Zweifel has now returned more than $280 million of Unclaimed Property since 2009

State Treasurer Clint Zweifel (ZWY-ful) announced today that his Unclaimed Property team has set a new record for dollars returned this fiscal year, marking the seventh straight year of setting records during his two terms as State Treasurer. More than $42 million of Unclaimed Property was returned by Treasurer Zweifel’s Unclaimed Property team in Fiscal Year

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.

City considers options for water plant, decides to move forward

The city of Gallatin considered whether to build a new water plant or fix up the old one after learning the lowest of two construction bids cost more than the city had to spend.

The city has $4.6 million in available funding, but the lowest of two bids received to construct the plant was nearly $400,000 over that mark.

City Administrator Tony Stonecypher presented the following options for a water

Please subscribe or log in to access full content.