COVID-19 forces April 7 election to be postponed until June 2

JEFFERSON CITY — Pursuant to Governor Mike Parson’s Executive Order 20-02 declaring a state of emergency in response to COVID-19 and a request from Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, Governor Parson today signed Executive Order 20-03 ordering all Missouri municipal elections previously scheduled for April 7, 2020, to be postponed to June 2, 2020. To…

Coronavirus hits entire world

From coast to coast, ocean to ocean, as far north as Greenland all the way down to Tasmania, more cases of COVID-19 are being confirmed every day. In the United States, businesses are shutting down, schools are closing and events are being canceled. Raymore is no exception. To read entire story PLEASE buy the March…

1st Cass County COVID-19 case is in Drexel

CASS COUNTY, MO – The Cass County Health Department confirmed its first presumptive-positive case of COVID-19 in Cass County on March 16. The case is located in Drexel, Missouri and the patient is currently in-home isolation, following the guidance of the CDC. To read full story PLEASE buy the March 26 edition of the Raymore…

Martin gets final salute

Staff at the South Metro Fire Protection District station was in full regalia on Friday, March 13, to honor and celebrate the retirement of Deputy Chief Robert Norman after a 31-year career. To read full story PLEASE buy March 19 edition of the Raymore Journal.