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Fallen Officer thanks campaign set for Saturday

Social media campaign will thank officers as well as first responders, doctors and nurses

Teams support business amid temporary closures
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Teams support business amid temporary closures

Local businesses have been temporarily closing their doors or laying off employees in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Meal program adds a drive-through lane
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Meal program adds a drive-through lane

Staff and volunteers with the Hannibal Nutrition Center have found new ways to help ensure seniors in Hannibal and New London receive a meal after temporarily closing their dining area in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Humane Society tackles pet food deliveries
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Humane Society tackles pet food deliveries

The Northeast Missouri Humane Society is working alongside several area agencies to make sure people with pets receive the food and other supplies they need, especially when it is unsafe or not possible for them to leave the house

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New images of Mark Twain emerging

Columbia artist JD King was commissioned to create original pen, ink and oil on canvas painting

Facebook group fights COVID-19 with masks
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Facebook group fights COVID-19 with masks

A community effort to make fabric masks for health care workers and people with immunodeficiency conditions has gathered momentum since Kelsey Ryan first began making fabric face masks and requesting help Sunday on Facebook

Donation boosts COVID-19 Response Fund
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Donation boosts COVID-19 Response Fund

Senior Support Bags with essential items going out to Meals-On-Wheels recipients in five-county area

Several Hannibal businesses temporarily close their doors
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Several Hannibal businesses temporarily close their doors

The effects of the coronavirus outbreak have resulted in Hannibal's downtown businesses reacting on a daily basis as new information and recommendations come along, and some business owners and employees made the decision to temporarily close their doors before Mayor James Hark issued a recommendation that all public and social gathering places and dining rooms close effective Monday

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Father Mike Quinn reflects on decades of service

Father Mike Quinn will celebrate 50 years of ministry in June, and he made the difficult decision to retire in 2021 from service that took him to communities like St. Louis, Hobart, Okla. and Columbia before God called him to Hannibal to lead Holy Family Catholic Church in 1998

Churches adjust to virus precautions
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Churches adjust to virus precautions

Area churches of all sizes have been responding to the coronavirus outbreak, making changes based on keeping everyone safe while continuing to offer opportunities for worship