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SMITHVILLE — Doug Esser, along with his wife, Annissa, have been running the Smithville Self Storage facility in for the past three years. Established 21 years ago, the storage center has been serving the community since Memorial Day weekend 1997.

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LIBERTY — St. James Parish Military-Veteran Ministry and Father Vincent Capodanno, along with Memorial Catholic War Veterans Post 1974, are sponsoring a Veteran’s Salute-Fair from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church, 309 S. Stewart Road, this Saturday, April 28.

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Smithville residents will soon see a new addition to the city's arsenal of maintenance equipment as the newly-purchased street sweeper has arrived. The Board of Aldermen approved the purchase earlier this year. "The Smithville Street Department is beginning the task of cleaning streets. Plea…

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KEARNEY — After recognizing late Mayor Bill Dane through a moment of silence and issuance of a proclamation to his family, Kearney’s Board of Aldermen got back to city business during a special meeting held before their regular board session Monday, April 16 and appointed Dan Holt as mayor. …

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SMITHVILLE — Grilling and smoking season heats up as barbecue teams from across Missouri and the Midwest compete Friday through Sunday, April 13 to 15, at Crow's Creek Campground in Temperance Masonic Lodge No. 438's annual Best “Dam” Barbeque Contest at Smithville Lake.

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The Northland Coalition, Tri-County Mental Health Services, the Drug Enforcement Administration and local law enforcement agencies encourage all to responsibly dispose of unused prescriptions on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 28.

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CLAY COUNTY — Since the social media world has opened up, do-it-yourself style crafting has boomed. TV shows are dedicated to it, showcasing refurbished flea market treasures and flipping homes. People also share videos on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and other platforms teaching people how …

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  • By Amanda Lubinski amanda.lubinski@mycouriertribune.com
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KEARNEY — While his time in office came to an abrupt end with his passing last week, Mayor Bill Dane’s legacy is one that will live on in annals of history, reaching beyond Kearney as the charismatic leader was revered throughout the Northland as consummate statesman and lover of people and …

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Donald Bruce Todd, 85, a longtime resident of Liberty MO, pass…

Walter Wilhoit, 73, of Smithville, MO passed away April 23, 2018.

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