Agreement Extends Supplemental Foods, Nutrition Education Program through 2016


ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health announced today that it has renewed its contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to continue operating the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program through 2017. St. Charles County’s WIC program provides specific supplemental foods and nutrition education at no cost to qualifying families. 

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Busch Shooting Range update: Phase I moving along, Phase II gets the green light

Sep 10, 2015

This past spring and summer, finding a dry day was about as hard as picking the winning lottery ticket.  So it seemed at least to the construction crews working on the new Shooting Range on the August A. Memorial Conservation Area.  As you might imagine, frequent rains and wet ground made progress difficult during the early season.  It’s mighty hard to move big machines in mud! Thankfully things have since dried out as we returned to more normal weather in late summer, and crews were able to rally.

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Save time and money: Mow leaves instead of bagging

Source: Brad Fresenburg, University of Missouri Extension

COLUMBIA, Mo. – If you hate raking and bagging leaves, University of Missouri Extension horticulturist Brad Fresenburg has good news for you.

Put your rake and bag away. Get out your mower and go to town.

Fresenburg says mowing leaves is good for the environment. It also takes less time, returns nutrients to the soil and reduces costs.

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St. John's UCC Craft Fair/Holiday Market Nov. 26

St. John’s United Church of Christ at Cappeln will hold their annual Craft Fair featuring crafts and collectibles on Saturday, Nov. 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Food and drinks will be available throughout the day. To reserve a space call 636-828-5452 or 636-828-5698.