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Building worlds from science and dreams — that’s another story for local writer

An area writer has published her first novel. C.L. Denault released Gambit on March 31, 2015. It is published by REUTS, an independent book publisher. The style is called ‘speculative fiction.’

“Overall, sales for Gambit have been pretty good,” she said. “Indie authors have to work super hard to get their books noticed, but I’ve been blessed with some great friends and book bloggers helping me spread the word. Reviews

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38th Annual Eagle Days at Squaw Creek NWR

Come celebrate the 38th annual Eagle Days at Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. See wildlife like bald eagles, trumpeter swans, snow geese, and ducks!

There will be activities throughout the day such as live captive eagle programs provided by the Dickerson Park Zoo in the refuge maintenance building each

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Deer hunters share the harvest

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Deer hunters with extra venison can donate food to the needy through the Share the Harvest program. Local charitable agencies distribute the venison.

Deer hunters in the area can donate venison to the needy through the Share the Harvest program, administered by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Conservation Federation of Missouri. This statewide program allows hunters with extra venison to provide healthy food to be distributed by

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NCMC provides dual credit scholarships to five high school students

ncmc-dual-credit-scholarship-winnersNorth Central Missouri College’s Annual Dual Credit Student Day was held on Oct. 8, at the NCMC Campus in Trenton. The college’s dual credit program allows qualified high school students to enroll in college-level classes that earn both high school and college credit. All of NCMC’s dual credit students were invited to attend.

Students that attended were each given a personalized degree plan and put in a drawing for one

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Music to flood Fayette

As it does each fall, band music will flood the streets of Fayette and the Central Methodist University football field as the invigorating Band Day arrives to the thrill of the audience lining the square. Bands entered into the competition include Gallatin (Xandria Obico), Class 2.

This year’s Band Day at CMU may be bigger than all those that have gone before. Fully, 54 schools and some 2,800 band members

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Bridge inspections

Missouri has more than 10,000 bridges across the state and each is part of a program of inspection, repair and maintenance to keep them in the best condition possible for those who travel Missouri’s highways. In-depth under-bridge inspections are part of that program and the schedule of these inspections for several bridges in Northwest Missouri over the next few weeks has changed.

Week of September 19: Daviess County: Route 13

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Century Farm families help county celebrate rich legacy

The theme of this year’s Daviess County Chautauqua is “Our Rich Heritage” and Century Farm families have been asked to bring their tractors, trailers, trucks and anything else farm-related to serve as special grand marshals at the 2016 Chautauqua Parade.

The parade will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17. The parade line-up will start at the Baptist Church, 511 West Richardson Street, and head towards Main Street

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MDC holding auction Oct. 15 in Salem

Items include used vehicles and equipment. Get full list at mdc.mo.gov/auction.

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will hold a public auction of various used Department vehicles and equipment on Saturday, Oct. 15, starting at 10 a.m. at its Salem Maintenance Center located at the junction of Highway 72 and Highway 32. The auction will include boats, outboard motors, tractors, trailers, farm equipment, and vehicles.

Those interested can view

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Pattonsburg grad named 2016-17 Missouri Teacher of the Year

valenti-teacher-of-year-sept2016A passion for education developed in the heart of Darbie Valenti years ago, when the actions of an elementary school art teacher changed her life.

“School is what saved me,” said Valenti, a 1998 graduate of Pattonsburg High School. “It shaped me, and it determined my life. I am purposeful in my mission to make sure that it does the same for the students in my classroom, because my life

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