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  • GOVERNMENT

    Harrisonville aldermen show support to extend TDD

    Harrisonville city leaders are showing their support for extending the 71/291 Partners in Progress Transportation Development District.

  • NEWS

    Two longtime Democrats unseated in Cass County

    Republicans swept the ballot in Cass County as two longtime Democrats – Teresa Hensley and Janet Burlingame – were pushed out of office during Tuesday’s election.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Two longtime Democrats unseated in Cass County

    Republicans swept the ballot in Cass County as two longtime Democrats – Teresa Hensley and Janet Burlingame – were pushed out of office Tuesday night.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Prosecuting attorney

    Candidates for prosecuting attorney, incumbent Teresa Hensley, a Democrat, and Republican challenger Ben Butler, were asked questions about the office they are seeking.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Presiding Commissioner

    Candidates for presiding commissioner, incumbent Jeff Cox, a Republican, Democratic challenger Phil Duncan, and Libertarian candidate Lora Young were asked questions about the office they are seeking. Young did not respond.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Auditor

    Candidates for auditor, Republican Ryan Wescoat and Democratic challenger Bill Smith, were asked questions about the office they are seeking.

  • GOVERNMENT

    County clerk

    Candidates for county clerk, incumbent Janet Burlingame, a Democrat, and Republican challenger Mike Vinck, were asked questions about the office they are seeking.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Recorder of Deeds

    Candidates for the county’s recorder of deeds, incumbent Mike Medsker, a Republican, and Libertarian challenger Falon Kohler, were asked questions about the office they are seeking. Kohler did not return a response.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Candidates express views before Election Day

    Republican auditor candidate Ryan Wescoat explained his reasons for wanting to replace his former boss, while his Democratic opponent Bill Smith touted his experience as a certified public accountant during a political candidate forum Tuesday night in Pleasant Hill.

  • GOVERNMENT

    A life of service

    The son of a fireman and grandson of a police captain, Harrisonville Emergency Services Director Larry Francis has followed in his family’s footsteps and become a third-generation first responder.

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