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News in Franklin County, Missouri

Breihan Withdraws Candidacy For Presiding Commissioner
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:50:14 -0700

Gerald Breihan, who was a candidate for the seat of Franklin County presiding commissioner in the Aug. 5 primary, withdrew from the race last Friday, officials say.

Hearing Set For Friday in County Suit
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:05:02 -0700

Franklin County is headed back to court Friday in a lawsuit a Villa Ridge man has filed over the appointment of taxpayer-funded lawyers.

County Gets Preliminary Nod for Bend Bridge Funds
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:05:21 -0700

Almost $3.5 million in federal funding was given preliminary approval this week to replace the Bend Road bridge in eastern Franklin County near Pacific, officials announced Tuesday.

Indoor Fun
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:19:44 -0700

St. Clair Elementary School was the site for Saturday’s Franklin County Family Fun Day and the R-XIII school district’s bike rodeo as children of all ages participated in both events. The fun day was sponsored by Franklin County CASA, the Children’s Advocacy Center of East Central Missouri and Grace’s Place. It was conducted in connection with April being recognized as Child Abuse Prevention ...

County Use Tax Fails, but Commissioner Optimistic About a Future Electionn Almost 20 Percent Opposed
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:19:51 -0700

Posted: Saturday, April 12, 2014 6:32 pm | Updated: 4:09 pm, Tue Apr 15, 2014. While Franklin County voters defeated a 1.5 percent use tax by almost 20 percent, a county commissioner said there is still a good chance to get the tax passed in a future election.

Crimson Falls in State Title Match
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:04:50 -0700

For the second time in three years the Franklin County Crimson rugby team came within one game of being able to punch their ticket to the national playoffs.

Official Is Unsure How Use Tax Would Impact Vehicle Sales
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:04:40 -0700

It is unclear if Franklin County will still have to give voters a chance to repeal a sales tax on out-of state vehicle purchases if a use tax passes next Tuesday, an official said.

Advance Plan for Joint Task Force
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:04:40 -0700

A plan to combine the Franklin County Narcotics Enforcement Unit with three other task forces in eastern Missouri will increase efficiency and reduce costs, according to the county’s chief narcotics investigator.

County Asks That AG Be Made Party To Citizen Lawsuit
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:05:23 -0700

The Missouri attorney general’s office said Monday that it has not received a copy of the lawsuit that a Villa Ridge man has filed against the county’s new municipal court.

Counties May Get More Inmate Funds
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:19:43 -0700

Franklin County may soon get more money to house state prisoners, but it would still not be enough to cover the actual costs, officials say.