The current healthcare crisis is having a severely adverse effect on residents of the State of Missouri, especially northwest Missouri, including Atchison County and Nodaway County. Blue Cross & Blue Shield Kansas City has been the only healthcare provider of…

                                        Ethel M. (Roop) Vogler, Fairfax, Missouri, passed away October 31, 2017, at Tarkio Rehabilitation and Health Center in Tarkio, Missouri.…

Raymond Henry Tiemeyer died November 16, 2017.  He was born September 23, 1926, near Rock Port, MO, to Norma (Roje) and Emil Tiemeyer. Ray was a Lutheran pastor. In his early ministry he had been the Administrative Assistant to Franklin…

Nancy Eleanor Kyle, the daughter of Frost and Marietta (Martin) Browning, was born March 27, 1932, in St. Louis, Missouri.  She attended Tarkio High School, Tarkio, Missouri, graduating in 1950.  Nancy attended Tarkio College, earning her Bachelor’s degree in 1954…

                                          Gary G. “Bogie” Bogenreif, the son of Douglas Matthew and Ann Elizabeth (Mahaney) Bogenreif, was born January 7, 1934,…

The United Methodist congregations at Rock Port and Watson will include a Blessing of the Harvest during the worship services on Sunday, November 26. The Blessing of the Harvest seeks God’s blessings on all those who have been involved in…

Submitted by Fr. Peter Ullrich, O.S.B., St. Paul The Apostle Catholic Church, Tarkio, Mo. We celebrate Thanksgiving Day. It’s a long tradition in our country: a time for family gatherings, lots of good food, sharing of homes, a time for…

WHEREAS, on behalf of the City of Rock Port, we wish to extend our deep sorrow over the passing of Gary G. “Bogie” Bogenreif; and WHEREAS, Gary G. Bogenreif’s death leaves our community with a deep feeling of sorrow for…

The Rock Port Beta Gals will be hosting their annual diaper drive for Atchison County families and babies in need again this year. They are accepting donations now through Dec. 2. Items that are being collected this year include: diapers,…

It is hard to believe, but the holiday time is fast approaching. Once again, the Tarkio/Westboro Ministerial Alliance is hosting God and Man services. The dates have been set for December 4-8 beginning at 7:00 a.m. The host church this…