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Washington County Farm Bureau Receives Special Project Award

JEFFERSON CITY – The Washington County Farm Bureau was honored with a Special Project Award during the 105th annual meeting of Missouri Farm Bureau at Lake of the Ozarks held on December 9.
  • icon Posted: January 16

FLASH FLOODING DAMAGED ROADS and caused wash outs around the County over the past weekend. Torrential rains followed by a drop in temperature with ice and snow saw low lying roads and bridges around the area under water with flash flooding in several areas. Bridges and culverts were washed out an...

Posted: January 16, 2020
DHSS Continues To Urge Flu Vaccination

JEFFERSON CITY – Flu activity is currently widespread throughout Missouri. 11,171 cases of influenza have been reported in Missouri so far. 11 people have died from influenza-associated illness this season. Nationally, influenza activity remains high, and forecasts from the Centers for Disease Co...

Posted: January 16, 2020
Attention County Tax Payers!! Payment Plan AGAIN OFFERED

Washington County Collector Carla Zettler is reminding taxpayers that as you will be able to set up a payment plan for your real estate taxes.

Posted: January 16, 2020
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MDC Reports 12,000 Deer Taken During Alternative-Methods Portion Top harvest counties were Callaway with 315 deer harvested, Franklin with 297, and Pike with 261

JEFFERSON CITY – Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 12,002 deer during the alternative-methods portion of the fall firearms deer season, Dec. 28 - Jan. 7.

Posted: January 16, 2020
MDC Reports 88,843 Deer Harvested During Firearms Opening Weekend Top counties: Franklin with 2,078 deer checked, Texas with 1,931, and Callaway with 1,735.

JEFFERSON CITY– Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 88,843 deer during the opening weekend of the November portion of the fall firearms deer season Nov. 16 and 17. Of the 88,843 deer harvested, 51,086 were antlered buck...

Posted: November 22, 2019
11 Day November Portion- Firearms Deer Season Opens Saturday, Nov. 16th

Missouri’s nearly 600,000 firearms deer hunters are busy making final preparations for  the Annual Firearms Deer Season which is set  to open Saturday, November 16th. The November Season is eleven days again this year for the twenty-fifth straight year after being extended two days in 1995. It  w...

Posted: November 15, 2019
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